Spanish lessons

Come to Minca for immersive Spanish learning.

We offer a variety of Spanish lessons tailored to best fit your current language level, interests and needs. Whether you spend an afternoon or a week, Minca is a perfect place for practicing Spanish and gaining an intimate knowledge of Colombian culture. 

Not only will you get to enjoy all that Minca has to offer, you will have the opportunity to improve your language skills while interacting with the welcoming people living and working in Minca, many of whom are close friends of the Misión Gaia team.

We offer three types of Spanish lessons. 

1. Getting around
This class was designed for the traveller looking to improve their cultural experiences while visiting Spanish-speaking countries. It helps students eliminate communication barriers by practicing conversation and learning common phrases.

Duration: from 1 class +
Frequency: from 2 to 10 lessons per week (maximum of 2 lessons per day) + 3 sessions of cultural exchange
Classes: maximum of 6 students
Start dates: any Monday throughout the year
Level: basic
Participant age: minimum 10 years old
Length of each lesson: 50 minutes


2. Part-time intensive Spanish course
This course was designed for people who want to learn Spanish and  enjoy outdoor activities in the mountains of the Sierra Nevada. It is a theoretical and practical course available for all learning levels.

Duration: from 1 week +
Frequency: 10 lessons per week (2 lessons per day) + 3 sessions of cultural exchange
Classes: maximum of 5 students
Start dates: any Monday throughout the year
Level: basic, intermediate and advanced
Participant age: minimum 10 years old
Length of each lesson: 50 minutes

3. Intensive Spanish course
Our most popular course was designed to help students learn Spanish as quickly as possible. Classes are held completely in Spanish, from basic to advanced, students are placed in each level according to their skills and competencies. This course focuses on theory and constant language practice; from grammar exercises, to a variety of practical tools including discussion of newspaper and magazine articles, news, interviews, films and television programs, songs and of course, real situations and cultural exchange events led by Misión Gaïa through our program activities.

Duration: from 1 week +
Frequency: 20 lessons per week (4 lessons per day) + 4 sessions of cultural exchange
Classes: maximum of 5 students
Start dates: any Monday throughout the year
Level: basic, intermediate and advanced
Participant age: minimum 10 years old
Length of each lesson: 45 minutes


For more information about our Spanish lessons, including prices, write to us using the contact form.

The proceeds from our Spanish lessons help us cover the costs of recruiting volunteers for our community programs and other administrative costs.