Our program, Spanish in the Rainforest, offers the unique opportunity to study Spanish in the Peruvian Amazon, in the Tambopata National Park.
Tambopata is internationally acclaimed as one of the most bio-diverse areas on earth. It is in this "green paradise" that AMAUTA offers Spanish group classes on different levels, including daily tours and all accommodation and meals. A wonderful week of Spanish immersion in Peru, in the Peruvian jungle! The Tambopata Area is famous for its unique wildlife spectacle and the biggest mineral clay lick in the world can be found here, where thousands of birds come congregate daily. This is an amazing experience! Our Spanish program in the jungle also includes a visit to a local community of native people, who live in small villages along the Tambopata River.
The Sandoval Lake is a wonderfull place for observing a wide diversity of wildlife. Here you can find, parrots, gazelles, giant otters, macaws, caimans, and turtles, among others.
The big Macaw´s clay lick – the biggest of the Amazone in Peru - is famous for its great wildlife spectacle. Thousands of parrots, parakeets and macaws meet here lick the clay! An amazing spectable! The Tambopata National Park comprises of 1.5 million hectares of the Madre de Dios and Puno regions.
Spanish Group courses are offered in combination with excursions in the jungle with an experienced Peruvian guide. Part of the conversation topics in the Spanish class will be adapted to the environment and studying the ecology of the amazing tropical rainforest of Tambopata. AMAUTA teachers from Cusco will accompany students during the whole trip.
Our lodge is located approximately one hour by boat from Puerto Maldonado and is set in the beautiful rainforest beside the flowing Tambopata river. There are a total of 24 spacious bungalows with panoramic views and private bathrooms. The lodge is in a lovely environment and there is a large common room with a bar and a swimming pool.
There is 900 hectares of land around the lodge that offers the enthusiastic explorer miles of trails to walk that traverse a variety of different habitats.
A week of Spanish course in Tambopata includes transportation from the airport in Puerto Maldonado to the lodge, accommodation, all meals, daily activities and excursions and Spanish lessons!
Apr 14, May 5, Jun 9, Jul 7, Jul 21, Aug 18, Sep 8, Oct 13, Nov 3 - 2013
Suecia 480, Cusco, Peru
Phone. (+51) 84 26 2345
Federico Lacroze 2129
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Phone/Fax. (+54) 11 4777 2130