Spanish School Peru: AMAUTA

Spanish School Peru: AMAUTA

Spanish School AMAUTA in Cusco, Peru is the best place to learn Spanish in Peru. We provide in-depth Spanish lessons in Cusco with a full cultural immersion experience. Step outside of the Spanish classroom to live the Peruvian life and culture and explore Peru.

During or after your Spanish lessons in Cusco, you can volunteer in Peru: make new friends, improve your Spanish and give back to the amazing Peruvian community.

We keep you posted about what’s going on at our Spanish School in Peru and provide you with tips to learn Spanish, how to make most out of your Spanish classes in Cusco, how to prepare for your trip to Peru, Peruvian cuisine or festivals, what to do in Cusco, and much more.


Ultimate Guide to Cusco Nightlife: 9 Best Bars and Clubs 2024

Cusco is a city full of life, and the adventure doesn’t stop after dark. After a day of exploring its colorful history and ancient Incan architecture, you’ll find the streets of Cusco come alive with tourists, students learning Spanish in Cusco and locals alike heading […]


Living at the AMAUTA Student Residence in Cusco

The AMAUTA residence is a fantastic place to live and explore the city while you’re studying Spanish with us in Cusco. Opened to suit the needs of our many students who prefer to live with other students rather than in a hostel or with a […]


Where to find nicest cafes with the best coffee in Cusco

Where to find nicest cafes with the best coffee in Cusco As one of the world’s leading producers of organic coffee beans, Peru is known for its specialty coffee – and Cusco is no exception. Wander through the cobbled streets of San Blas after your […]


Individual Spanish lessons in Cusco: 10 Benefits

Spanish Group classes are a great way to learn Spanish with other Spanish students who came to Cusco with the same goal as you: to learn Spanish in Peru! Group lessons are fun: you get to know your fellow classmates, talk about different topics while […]


Learn Spanish in Cusco and live like a local

The beautiful city of Cusco received over 3 million tourists a year before the pandemic and is an excellent destination for a Spanish language course in Peru. In the beautiful city centre, you find excellent restaurants, cosy cafes, travel agencies, shops and clubs to meet […]


The 12 Plates of Holy Week in Cusco

 The 12 Plates of Holy Week in Cusco   It is tradition in Cusco to have a feast of 12 plates either on Thursday or Friday of Holy Week or Semana Santa as it’s called in Spanish.  Traditionally, the Peruvian families prepare the 12 platos on Thursday, […]


Hidden Gems in Cusco for Spanish students

Hidden Gems in Cusco for Spanish students So you just made it to Peru, and you will learn Spanish in Peru in Cusco – in the wonderful and picturesque town of the Incas. You will dive into the culture and find new, exotic places to […]


Spanish Immersion in Peru: exploring Cusco

Spanish Immersion in Peru: exploring Cusco Reflections on a Field Trip to the Almudena Cemetery with our Spanish Teacher A trip to a cemetery may not be everyone’s idea of an uplifting experience. I love cemeteries of all kinds, so when my the teacher of […]


8 Fun things to do in Cusco (that aren’t Inca Ruins)

8 Fun things to do in Cusco (that aren’t Inca Ruins)   Cusco is full of Inca ruins – but there is so much more! And if you live in Cusco for a while to learn Spanish in Peru or for your volunteer work in […]


AMAUTA’s student guide to Inti Raymi Cusco

AMAUTA’s Student Guide to Inti Raymi Cusco AMAUTA students in Peru have already experienced a large part of the “Fiestas de Cusco” during this month of June. However, the biggest and most important celebration of Cusco is still to come. Only a few days after […]