Spanish Courses in Palencia
LOCATIONPalencia
MAX ATTENDEES1 or 2 people
DELIVERY1-to-1 or 2-to-1
LESSONS PER WEEK15, 20, 25, or 30
CULTURAL ACTIVITIES10 hours
AGE16+
DURATION1 week minimum

Our Spanish immersion program in Palencia

Our One to One Spanish Courses in Palencia are for anyone seeking a traditional Spanish setting to learn Spanish in Spain.

Welcome to Palencia!

Palencia is the capital city of the Province of Palencia which is situated in the autonomous region of Castile and León.

This charming and ancient city has a population of approximately 80,000.

It offers its visitors a substantial heritage including an impressive gothic cathedral, various Roman, medieval as well as 18th, 19th and early 20th century monuments.
At about 10 minutes’ drive south of the city, you may visit the oldest church in Spain which is situated in the village of Baños de Cerrato. This beautiful 7th century basilica was built by the Visigoth and dedicated to Saint John.

The city offers its inhabitants a great urban quality of life with an impressive number of parks. In fact, the size of its green areas per inhabitant is the highest in Spain and one of the highest in the European Union. And Palencia won the prize of the most sustainable city in Spain in 2010.

Our Spanish courses in Palencia offer participants many opportunities to spend time in the lovely city centre, strolling on the 900 metres long pedestrian Calle Mayor and enjoy a great diversity of shops, cafes, and tapas bars.

How to get to Palencia?

Palencia is located approximately 190 km north of Madrid using the AP-6 highway, about 40 km north of Valladolid, 130 km south of Leon, and 320 km of Irun and the French border.

Who is it for?

Our Spanish courses in Palencia are for people with various language objectives, from Beginner to Advanced Levels, who feel a full immersion at the teacher’s house is the most suitable option to study the language versus group courses.

It is the perfect option for:

  • Young Learners (14 – 17) *
  • Students
  • Adults
  • Professionals
  • Families

* Young Learners’ safety and happiness is our priority

You want the very best for your child and so do we. We understand your worries about sending your child to Spain on their own.

We are dedicated to ensuring that the children in our care make rapid progress in Spanish and enjoy an unforgettable experience in a safe and fully supervised environment.

Young Learners are offered a course specifically designed for their needs. They receive close supervision in a warm, comfortable home with a caring teacher and friendly family. All our teachers have been thoroughly investigated by our local coordinator.

Our One-to-One Spanish courses in Palencia

Our Spanish immersion programs in Palencia are offered all year round with a minimum of 1 week stay and include the following options:

  • General Spanish studies from beginner to advanced level
  • Spanish exams preparation (DELE, SIELE, Spanish A Level, Abitur, Matura, IB, …)
  • Spanish for business
  • Spanish for families (on request only)
  • Basic Spanish language skills for every day situation

Total cultural immersion

The main benefit of our one-to-one Spanish courses in Palencia is it gives you the opportunity to study in a relaxed environment free from distractions from other students.

Well-paced between study and free time, you can practice your language skills at will 24/7 and improve your competency much faster than in a group.

Enjoy a cultural immersion with a warm and caring family

You will be welcomed into your teacher’s home and be part of a warm, friendly family. You will find yourself in a comfortable setting and will learn Spanish successfully, contantly and make rapid progress.

Our Spanish immersion programs in Spain allow you to spend time and interact with local people, share their way of life and traditions, their food, their social activities, events and festivities.

Our courses are for people of various skills in Spanish from Beginner to Advanced Levels and range from general language studies to any specific objectives.

Socio-cultural activities

Your teacher will be your guide during all cultural activities and excursions. All visits will be determined according to your personal interests.
If you stay a minimum of 2 weeks, your teacher will also take you on a day trip excursion on the weekend.

Adult courses: some entrance fees to museums, monuments, etc, not included in the package, must be paid by the participant.
Young Learners’ courses: all costs for activities and excursions are fully inclusive.

Some examples of activities:

  • Guided tour of Palencia, local markets, local events
  • Visits to museums, local picturesque villages and cities such as Valladolid, Salamanca, León, Burgos, the Palencia Romanesque Route – the largest concentration of Romanesque churches in Europe
  • Excursion to the Roman village of La Olmeda , visit of the astronomical observatory of San Pedro Cultural, the Castillo de los Sarmientos, places and villages along the Camino de Santiago, local wineries and wine tasting (for adults)
  • Hiking through an oak forest nearby, swimming, jogging, tennis, golf…

Example of a typical week

DAYMORNINGAFTERNOONEVENING
SundayArrival between 3pm and 9pm.
Introduction to the programme of the week, settling in.
Optional walk in the neighbourhood, dinner, conversation with your host teacher
MondayBreakfast.
Enjoy your One to One Spanish courses in Palencia.
Lunch – Optional Spanish lessons.

Free time or cultural activities.

Dinner – Outing or free time or time spent with your host family/teacher
TuesdayBreakfast
One to One Spanish lessons
Lunch – Optional Spanish lessons.

Free time or leisure activities

Dinner – Outing or free time or time spent with your host family/teacher
WednesdayBreakfast
One to One Spanish lessons
Lunch – Optional Spanish lessons.

Free time or cultural activities

Dinner – Outing or free time or time spent with your host family/teacher
ThursdayBreakfast
One to One Spanish lessons
Lunch – Optional Spanish lessons.

Free time or leisure activities

Dinner – Outing or free time or time spent with your host family/teacher
FridayBreakfast
One to One Spanish lessons
Lunch – Optional afternoon lessons.

Remittance of the certificate of attendance & comment on your course achievement.

Advice on your future Spanish language studies – Free time or cultural activities

Dinner – Outing or free time or time spent with your host family/teacher
SaturdayBreakfast – Departure
(in the case of 1 week course)
Free time or cultural activitiesDinner – Outing or free time or time spent with your host family/teacher

Our Spanish teacher in Palencia

Our Spanish teacher is fully qualified and has a long experience in teaching Spanish as a foreign language (ELE).
His solid experience in teaching Spanish as a foreign language combined with his good nature guarantee lively and effective lessons.

He and his family love connecting with foreign people and integrate their students into their family’s social circle and cultural life.

They live at approximately 5 minutes walking distance to the centre of Palencia. During breaks, participants can easily walk down to the pedestrian streets and find lots of shops, cafes, and tapas bars. They will also find many interesting places to visit such as churches, museums, squares and old monuments.

Our Packages

One-to-One Adults

General Spanish Course
Duration: 6 days
Max attendees: 1
Tuition: 15 hours
Cultural activities: 10 hours
Accommodation: Full-board at the teacher’s house

Accompanying person sharing your room without taking lessons but participating to the cultural activities: 20% discount

€1.050

Extra 5 lessons: €170
Additional week: €1.000

One-to-One Business

Professional & Business Spanish Course
Duration: 6 days
Max attendees: 1
Tuition: 15 hours
Cultural activities: 10 hours
Accommodation: Full-board at the teacher’s house

Accompanying person sharing your room without taking lessons but participating to the cultural activities: 20% discount

€1.200

Extra 5 lessons: €180
Additional week: €1.150

One-to-One Young Learners

General Spanish Course
Duration: 6 days
Max attendees: 1
Tuition: 15 hours
Cultural activities: 10 hours
Accommodation: Full-board at the teacher’s house

Accompanying person sharing your room without taking lessons but participating to the cultural activities: 20% discount

€1.200

Extra 5 lessons: €175
Additional week: €1.150

Two-to-One Adults

General Spanish Course
Duration: 6 days
Max attendees: 2
Tuition: 15 hours
Cultural activities: 10 hours
Accommodation: Full-board at the teacher’s house

Enjoy all of the benefits of a one-to-one course while sharing the costs with your partner, a friend or a family member.

€850/person

Extra 5 lessons: €140/person
Additional week: €825/person

Two-to-One Business

Professional & Business Spanish Course
Duration: 6 days
Max attendees: 2
Tuition: 15 hours
Cultural activities: 10 hours
Accommodation: Full-board at the teacher’s house

Enjoy all of the benefits of a one-to-one course while sharing the costs with your partner, a friend or a family member.

€950/person

Extra 5 lessons: €150/person
Additional week: €900/person

What’s Included?

  • Individual tuition (number of hours as requested)
  • Your language competency assessment at the start of the course
  • The course materials
  • Approximately 30 to 60 mins personal work each day
  • A progress report and recommendation for future study
  • A certificate of course completion
  • A single bedroom with full-board accommodation (3 meals/day + coffee/tea breaks)
  • A programme of socio-cultural activities
  • Free internet access
  • 24-hour support from your teacher

What’s Not Included?

  • Travel fare from and to your country of residence
  • Airport/train station/bus terminal transfers to & from the family/accommodation
  • Some entrance fees (museums, local events, …)
  • Passport and visas
  • Comprehensive travel insurance
  • Personal expenses (other than specified in the program)