About Dominical 2017-07-03T16:40:25+00:00


Study the language and explore the land with AEC in Domincal.

Our Dominical campus is located in the rural beach town of Playa Dominical, on Costa Rica’s amazingly beautiful Central Pacific coastline. This is a surfer’s paradise the most consistent waves in all of Central America. This is the real Costa Rica with no high rise apartments or big name hotels.

Instead you will find long sections of stunning coast line in a lush tropical paradise. The AEC programs offered here provide unique “study the language and explore the land” experience. Never surfed before, take our Surf and Spanish class and enter a whole new world of discovery.

Getting Here

Dominical Stats

Location on Earth:
09°15′ North & -83°52′ West

Country: Costa Rica

Province: Puntarenas

Canton: Osa

Altitude: Sea level

Climate: Tropical

Rainfall: The average yearly rainfall is 131.378 inches (3337 mm).

Temperature:Temperature:The average temperature in Dominical is 74.84°F(23.8°C).

Things to Do: Learn Spanish, adventure tours, whale watching, and a plethora of water sports.

Things to See: Hacienda Baru Wildlife Refuge, Ballena National Marine Park, Nauyaca Waterfalls, and abundant wildlife.

Google Map of Dominical