Spanish School Antigua, Guatemala
Learning Program for student or adult groups.
Our learning program for student groups: Offer a integration
experience as well as real contact with a Mayan town. Guatemala has
international reputation and offer the best schools. We have the option of one student per one teacher or four students
per one teacher and the school is able to take groups of up to 70
students. You have 2
town hosts: San Antonio which is a 10km to Antigua or Antigua. We organize
cultural, sport, social work or tourism activities in perfect combination with
the learning program.
D1: Sun . Your country / Guatemala /San Antonio - D
La Aurora airport arrival and welcome by your guide. - Transfer to the city of San Antonio or Antigua, according to your choice. - Dinner and overnight with your host families.
D2: Mon. San Antonio - Antigua – San Antonio -BLD
Breakfast - 8am @ 12 Spanish lessons - Lunch - In the afternoon, City Tour of Antigua, the oldest colonial city in Central America ¨ classified World Heritage by UNESCO. Program, visit a Jade workshop, ruins, Indian market, and shopping. - Dinner and overnight with your host family.
D3: Tues. San Antonio -BLD
Breakfast - 8am @ 12 Spanish lessons. - Lunch - Transfer to a small Mayan village where we will be received by a local family. Participate to making local handicrafts and typical foods of this small mountain village. Optional: Social work. Dinner and overnight with your host family.
D4: Wed. JSan Antonio -BLD
Breakfast - 8am @ 12 Spanish lessons - Lunch - In the afternoon, ''treasure hunt'', with using a map, students will discover a hidden treasure. In small groups of two or three, they will have to request information from the people. Dinner and overnight with your host family. Alternative option: Latin Dance.
D5: Thurs. San Antonio -BLD
Breakfast - 8am @ 12 Spanish lessons - Lunch - This afternoon, visit an interpretive center of Mayan ethnic groups, and a Coffee Tour where he will teach us all the process of the transformation of coffee. Dinner and overnight with your host family.
D6: Fri. San Antonio - Lake Atitlan -BLD
Breakfast - 8am @ 12 Spanish lessons - Lunch - This afternoon, departure to the Indian land to the small village of Panajachel, Lake Atitlan. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
D7: Sat. Lago Atitlan -BLD
Breakfast - Boat expedition on one of the most beautiful lakes in the world with its turquoise waters. Our rst stop will be to discover Mayan village of Santiago Atitlán, a small Indian village very picturesque, visit the village and the market. - Lunch - In the afternoon, Zip Line on the Atitlan Reserve, a short hike on marked trails and suspension bridges that will lead us to the rst cable (Canopy Tour), panoramic view of the lake, subtropical forest, spider monkeys, coatis, waterfall and co‑ee. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
D8: Sun. Lago Atitlan - Chichicastenango - Guatemala City - BLD
Breakfast - On a winding mountain road, transfer to the small picturesque Indian village of Chichicastenango located more than 2,200mts above sea level - Tour of the Indian market which takes place on Thursdays and Sundays. - Lunch - Continue to Guatemala City. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
D9 : Mon. Guatemala City - Volcán Pacaya - Guatemala City - BLD
Breakfast - 8am @ 12 Spanish Court - Lunch - Departure for our expedition to the active Pacaya volcano ( 2550 m. ) hiking 2.5 hours continuous climb, where you have a view on three majestic volcanoes in the region. Back to Guatemala City, if time permits, visit the Indian market in the city or City Tour. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
D10 : Tues . Guatemala City - Your country BLD
Breakfast (box lunch) - Transfer to La Aurora International Airport to board the ight to your country, the head full of dreams.
Lodging: The sleeping arrangements
are in the same town and it is allowed up to two students per family
but only if they are from the same group and the group is big enough.
We are also able to provide an cultural exchange between schools from
different countries or the integration of your group into a Guatemalan
establishment where the foreign student adapts to the local school.
The city is located in the highlands of Guatemala and is 1500 meters
above the sea level. Its colonial decors and its unpaved streets will
take you back in time. It has over 30,000 inhabitants between ladinos and foreigners. You
can discover freely the city and admire its architecture and take
a walk trough the stores and markets.
San Antonio, Guatemala:
You will have the opportunity to be immersed in the language and culture of a small quiet town just 10 minutes away from Antigua, Guatemala. The friendly and safe atmosphere of the cobblestone town is located on the slopes of the Acatenango and Fuego Volcanos.
Cultural integration with a local family: A learning program in Guatemala is a very humane
and cultural experience due to the fact that you will be living among
the complete community. The adapting skills of the student is a key
point in enjoying the visit. He will live a completely different live
from the one back home an he will be enriched with new knowledge from
a different town. The families are chosen according to very strict
rules to ensure the well being of the students. The rooms are for
the students only and is not allowed to smoke. At any time is a student
taken in with another person unless is from the same group. The drinking
and cooking water is purified and the families offer different types
of food but is mostly regional food. Level: Upon your arrival a test will be passed to the students to determine
the level of Spanish. According to the test results, they will be
places in beginners, intermediate or advanced level.
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* Also offer in Cartagena and Santa Marta, Colombia.