¡ Arriba Perú!
Come discover all that Peru has to offer: the diverse cultures and traditions, the Andes mountains, Pacific coast, not to mention the world-famous cuisine and Incan legacy. You will visit the ancient city of Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and the capital city, Lima. Top off your travels with a visit to Machu Picchu, one of the 7 Wonders of the Modern World. You will spend several days as part of a local host family in Cusco, the former capital of the Incan Empire. This is your time to immerse yourself in the language and culture of la vida peruana!
Language & Friendship programs to Peru are custom-designed to best fit your needs:
- Guided program
- Family stay
- Spring, summer, fall, or winter availability
- All program details customized to your group (dates, teacher-student ratio, itinerary, inclusions, etc.)
Peru is a favorite for teachers who are drawn to the mystical Machu Picchu, a UNESCO World Heritage site and a major highlight of South America’s Andean culture. Not only do students get to practice their Spanish language skills, they will also be immersed in indigenous culture as they venture to the Incan ruins and market places of the Quechua people scattered throughout the Sacred Valley. The charming town of Cusco is where the magic begins and the host families will make you feel like one of their own.