Portuguese course - 15 lessons

Lisbon Region, Lisbon, Portugal

7 days from
per person

Holiday Itinerary

Whatever your level, from complete beginner to advanced; learning Portuguese in Lisbon, Portugal, is the best way to accelerate your learning experience.

Lessons are highly interactive and you will speak Portuguese from day 1 both inside and outside of the classroom. With three language lessons per day and interesting and social optional activities organised by the school during the week, each day will see you increasing in confidence as you put your new skills into practice.

At this friendly language school, you will be taught by highly qualified native Portuguese speakers who have a passion for teaching and use proven teaching techniques. Classes are kept small to focus on students' individual needs while maintaining a stimulating environment.

Get more from your holiday, have fun, meet new people and take home a new language skill that will stay with you forever.

- Suitable for all Portuguese language levels from complete beginners to advanced
- Minimum age 18 with no upper age limit

Who are our guests?
- People come from all over the world and you’ll never be placed in a class with just English speakers so that you use the language you are learning rather than resorting to chatting in English
- Ages vary, but the typical language learner falls in to the 20-60 age bracket though we have no age limit and we’ve had guests in their 70s and 80s studying languages with us
- During the summer and in university holiday times the average age typically drops and there are many guests in their 20s
- Over 90% of our language learners travel solo and every school organises social and cultural activities to help you get to know others at the school outside of class
- Of course, everyone shares a passion or interest in discovering a new language and culture

Start days
- The school is open year round with a break for Christmas
- Portuguese courses start on Mondays and finish on Fridays
- If you are a beginner, you must start on a specific beginners date which are twice a month
- All non-beginners can start every Monday during the year
- If you choose to book optional accommodation, you will check-in on Sunday and check-out the following Saturday
- Courses are available for more than one week, please email hello@golearnto.com with your request

Class schedule
- Portuguese classes run daily Monday to Friday each week
- Classes start at 9am
- You will have 3 group classes per day lasting 50 minutes each
- You will have a short break in the morning

How will I learn Portuguese?
- The language lessons are highly interactive and you will speak Portuguese from day 1, both inside and outside of the classroom
- You’ll focus on the four main language skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing
- You will learn with a wide range of teaching aids; language textbooks, press cuttings, audio/video, songs or games and each week your linguistic skills are assessed to ensure you are always in the right group for your level
- Please note all lessons will be held in the native language of Portuguese; a proven teaching technique that will fully immerse you in the language and accelerate your learning experience

Free time
- The school offers a host of optional social and cultural activities throughout the week
- You will have the chance to take part in different activities such as Port wine tasting, movies, lectures, city walks, guided visits to city landmarks, bars & restaurants, concerts
- Some activities will take place in the school and others off site
- Not all activities are free of charge but all activities are optional
- You will have plenty of free time to explore the local area and practice your new found language skills or just kick back and relax on this learning holiday with a difference

Level test
- Please arrive at the school by 8.45am on your first day for a short level test
- This test will assess your understanding of the language and will help the course organisers to place you in the right group class for your level

Optional extras
- This school offers optional accommodation in a host family or a shared apartment with other students
- This is on request and more information can be found under the ‘Optional accommodation’ tab

Pursue your passion for language with others from around the globe and immerse yourself in the local culture.