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Caminhos Language Centre

Rua Farme de Amoedo 135, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
+55 21 2267-6552
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Great place to learn portuguese!

I stayed 8 weeks at Caminhos Language Centre and I really enjoyed it. Friendly staff, awesome... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Magdalena V
A very welcoming place for new comers in Rio de Janeiro

Caminhos is a fantastic language centre with greatly enthusiastic and caring staff. I immediately... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
arrieadamson
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Learn Portuguese in Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. We have highly qualified Portuguese Teachers, we use the communicative approach. We offer free activities for our students and our school has it's own on-site free education program for children from the Cantagalo and Pavuna Favelas (slums) our highlights: - Professional & experienced native teachers - Group lessons from R$14 per hour - Beginners, Intermediate, & Advanced classes - Free After Class Activities. - Great location near Ipanema beach/metro - Free coffee and Wifi - Support unprivileged children and teens. - Course for latin speakers - Samba classes - Beach volleyball - Brasilian Cinema & Excursions
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great school” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Rua Farme de Amoedo 135, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
Ipanema
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+55 21 2267-6552
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"learn portuguese"
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"great school"
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"brazilian culture"
in 39 reviews
"great place to learn"
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"school offers"
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"free activities"
in 12 reviews
"group classes"
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"extra curricular activities"
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"excellent teachers"
in 6 reviews
"social projects"
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"fellow students"
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"learning experience"
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"cultural activities"
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"beach volleyball"
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"samba lessons"
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"great opportunity"
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"ipanema beach"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I stayed 8 weeks at Caminhos Language Centre and I really enjoyed it. Friendly staff, awesome teachers, lots of activities offered in the afternoons to hang out with people and explore the city. Highy recommended!

Thank Magdalena V
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Caminhos is a fantastic language centre with greatly enthusiastic and caring staff. I immediately felt welcome and now having spent 2 months volunteering for the Mais Caminhos programme teaching children from the local community, it's great to feel a part of the team. I haven't...More

Thank arrieadamson
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have volunteered at Mais Caminhos for two months now and it has been a pleasure to work with the children from the local communities and my work colleagues. The staff are all very friendly and welcoming and there are countless activities which anyone involved...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

A little expensive, but excellent establishment. Immediately feels like a group that you want to be apart of.

Thank Brianna K
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Caminhos Language Centre is ideally located in Ipanema, perhaps the nicest place to stay in Rio, making the school a great place to study Portuguese if you want to spend some time in Rio and learn a bit of the language while you are...More

Thank Francis F
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I found this school one day as I was walking in Ipanema. Conveniently located where most tourists stay, a safe location with lots of space. The school is popular with many students so there are always classes at all levels. And they offer classes for...More

Thank Scott_Lombok
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had 4 weeks course there and 3 teachers during that time. I just found them on google. Then went there to see location and staff. There’s nothing to say abt location since they’re in the safest part of city in my opinion. Everyone in...More

Thank Bertuğ T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff who were willing to be flexible to help accommodate changes in my requirements. Great range of extra-curricula activities.

Thank gerrysheridan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Portuguese is not an easy language especially for people who don’t speak Latin-based languages. So make sure you choose a good school. Caminhos is definitely one of them - great teaches, who use pragmatic interactive way, great group activities including sports, cultural, and tourist trips....More

Thank Costa_Martin
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have attended Caminhos for 6 weeks, studying Portuguese. The school has excellent teachers and lesson plans. In addition, they offer many extra activities to do after class. Most of these activities are free or very inexpensive.

Thank FreebirdTN
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