Ultimate Spanish & Machu Picchu (by Train) EduTour

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Highlights

Expand your viewpoints, dive into a unique culture, and witness history in a breathtaking place while becoming an expert in Español through a once-in-a-lifetime trip!
Take a train ride to Machu Picchu and stay at the luxurious hotel in Aguas Calientes!
Learn Spanish from the professionals of Perù and practice your skills in culturally immersive activities like Coffee Tours and Walking Tours of Cusco!
Tour historical landmarks and tourism hotspots like Cusco, Salineras, Huchuy Qosqo, and more places where you’ll meet fellow travelers and enjoy time with new friends!
Take salsa dance lessons and cooking classes from South American professionals, and bring back so much more from your trip than just pictures and memories!
A not-to-be-missed opportunity to visit the world-renowned Machu Picchu – while expanding your Spanish language knowledge! This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 17+
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups
50+
Wheel Chairs

Welcome to Peru: Land of the Incas!

Spend 29 days perfecting your Spanish in a majestic South American Country with a culture just as rich as its Incan history.

After arriving in the marvelous city of Cusco, Spend your mornings in Professionally-taught, private Spanish classes and your evenings in South American cooking classes, or learning the art of the salsa.

During this Language and Culture Immersion Tour, you’ll also be able to experience Cusco down to its core, with educational Walking Tours and Coffee/Chocolate Workshops, and your four hour Spanish Classes and Self Study times will ensure that your trip ends with you speaking the language with ease.

Spend the days you aren’t in Spanish class with memorable experiences on tours to destinations such as: Cusco City, Salineras and Moray, Tipon and Piquillacta, Huchuy Qosqo, and Laguna Humantay.

AND THE MAIN ATTRACTION: The Glorious Machu Picchu-the temple of the Incas. Explore the splendor of the ancient city on a two day journey through the Sacred Valley straight to the temple itself.

This once in a lifetime trip offers you the chance to expand your viewpoints, dive into a unique culture, and witness history and mythology in one breathtaking place, all becoming an expert in Español!


Typical day

Day 1: Arrival Day

  • Collection from Velasco Astete International Airport, Cusco.
  • Transport to your accommodation.

DAY 2: Spanish Classes + Orientation

  • Breakfast at your hotel.
  • Walk to the Spanish School (15 min. walking).
  • Private one-on-one (or small group) Spanish Lessons (4 hours).
  • Self-study/practice time in the afternoon.
  • Afternoon: Group Orientation/Welcome Meeting.
  • Evening: Free time to explore the local area.

DAY 3: Spanish Classes + Salsa Lessons

  • Afternoon: Cusco City tour (2pm-6pm).
  • Evening: Salsa Lessons (5pm – 6pm).

DAY 4: Spanish Classes + Cooking Lesson

  • Afternoon: Peruvian Cooking class (3pm – 7pm).

DAY 5: Spanish Classes + Salsa Lesson

  • Evening: Salsa Lessons (5pm – 6pm).

DAY 6: Spanish Classes

  • Evening: Free time to explore the local area.

DAY 7: Tipon & Piquillacta Tour

  • Guided day tour (8am – 1pm).

DAY 8: Maras to Salineras & Moray Tour

  • Guided day tour (9am – 2pm).

DAY 9: Spanish Classes

  • Evening: Free time to explore or simply relax.

DAY 10: Spanish Classes + Salsa Lessons

  • Evening: Salsa Lessons (5pm – 6pm).

DAY 11: Spanish Classes + Coffee/Chocolate Workshop

  • Afternoon: Coffee / Chocolate workshop (4pm – 6pm).

DAY 12: Spanish Lessons - Graduation Day!

  • Evening: Graduation Dinner!

DAY 13: Sacred Valley to Machu Picchu

  • Guided day tour in Sacred Valley.

DAY 14: Machu Picchu Tour!

  • Guided day tour.
  • Return to Cusco.

DAY 15: Free Day

DAY 16: Spanish Classes

DAY 17: Spanish Classes + Salsa Lesson

  • Evening: Salsa Lessons (5pm – 6pm).

DAY 18: Spanish Classes + Cooking Class

  • Afternoon: Peruvian Cooking class (3pm – 7pm).

DAY 19: Spanish Classes + Salsa Lessons

  • Evening: Salsa Lessons (5pm – 6pm).

DAY 20: Spanish Classes + Coffee/Chocolate Workshop

  • Afternoon: Coffee / Chocolate workshop (from 4pm).

DAY 21: Huchuy Qosqo Tour

DAY 22: Laguna Humantay Tour

DAY 23: Spanish Classes

DAY 24: Spanish Classes + Salsa Lessons

  • Evening: Salsa Lessons (5pm – 6pm).

DAY 25: Spanish Classes + 'Astronomic Inca Tour' (Planetarium)

  • Evening: Astronomic Inca Tour (7pm – 9pm).

DAY 26: Spanish Classes + Salsa Lessons

  • Evening: Salsa Lessons (5pm – 6pm).

DAY 27: Spanish Classes - Graduation Day!

  • Evening: Graduation Dinner!

DAY 28: Rainbow Mountain Tour

Free-time activities

Tipon & Piquillacta Tour 
Maras to Salineras & Moray Tour 
Sacred Valley to Machu Picchu 
Machu Picchu Tour! 
Huchuy Qosqo Tour 
Laguna Humantay Tour 
Rainbow Mountain Tour
Sightseeing
Shopping/
Souvenirs
Climbing
Hiking
Museum/
Opera

Program Requirements

In order to join the program you need to be at least 17 years old on the program start date.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
No skills neccessary
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Included Services

Services by Global EduTours

  • Pre-Departure Support
  • Meals (as detailed)
  • Site Entry Fees
  • Quality Accommodation
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Airport Transfers

Airport Pickup at Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport
Velasco Astete Int. Airport, Cusco (CODE:CUZ)
Accommodation
Private Single (or Twin Share)
Hotel
Food & Beverages
Breakfast Included
Internet Access
Limited access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport (CUZ) in Cuzco. We assist you to find cheap flights to Peru.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Peru provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in Peru you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Peru.

Dates & Fees

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Details on arrival

Tours start on the 1st Sunday of each month.
Availability
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Duration
5 - 5 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
29 days (min. stay)
$ 3,948
29 days (max. stay)
$ 3,948
Average fees
$ 953 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Global EduTours will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Global EduTours during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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