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Caminhos Language Centre

Closed Now: 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
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Excellent, conversation-based classes!

This school offers all levels of small, conversation-based classes with a great curriculum that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
aimeecbc124
Best language school you’ll find!

I just got my first 2 weeks at Caminhos, starting with A1 and I’m blown away by their efficient and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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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...more
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Rua Farme de Amoedo 135, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This school offers all levels of small, conversation-based classes with a great curriculum that teaches not only grammar and vocabulary, but also cultural aspects of Brazil. They also provide a wide-variety of extra-curricular activities, which I found especially useful as a solo travelor since it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just got my first 2 weeks at Caminhos, starting with A1 and I’m blown away by their efficient and fast way of teaching. I’ve learned 3 other languages before in school in my homecountry (Belgium) and I’ve never had such a good teacher as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Donnyvandamme
amandaennes, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Oi Donnyvandamme, We loved to hear about your positive experience with Caminhos. Hope you learn even more Portuguese during your extended stay and have fun with us! Thanks for the review! Obrigada Amanda

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Caminhos is a great place to learn Portuguese in Brasil. Why? - good trainers and well balanced content - perfect location close to the beach - nice people - fair price - great entertainment program in parallel Highly recommended from my side!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LorR78
amandaennes, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Oi LorR78, Thank you for the review! Obrigada Amanda

Reviewed December 3, 2018

Caminhos has a very good program to help learn Portuguese. The teachers are not just Brazilians who speak Portuguese, but actual teachers who help you learn the language with a variety of methods. The classes are small and fun. The school has so many after...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Estivok
amandaennes, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Oi Estivok, We're very glad to hear about your good experience with Caminhos. Hope you enjoyed your time with us as much as we enjoy teaching Portuguese to foreigners from all around the world. Keep practicing Portuguese whenever you can. Obrigada, Amanda

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

I've studied at Caminhos for 3 weeks (1 week group studying and 2 weeks private) and enjoyed every minute of it. The school teachers are very professional and friendly, and really see and attend your particular needs. Apart for studying, the school offers many different...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Oi Dor, Great to hear you've enjoyed not only the classes but also the activities we have at Caminhos. We love to hear about people like you, who learnt Portuguese, experienced the Brazilian culture and also made friends, all while sharing great moments with us....More

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Great school! Teachers are amazing, especially Karen. The school also offers a bunch of activities for students to socialize and practice their Portuguese! I would highly recommend going here if you are looking to learn Portuguese while visiting Brazil, the prices are fair and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Oi Alyssa, Thanks for recommending our school. We're very happy to hear you've enjoyed the activities. We'll tell Karen her good words about her. Obrigada, Amanda

Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

It’ll be hard to find somewhere better than Caminhos! There’s an amazing atmosphere and everyone’s encouraged to talk - all the students hangout together between and after classes. I guess it’s partly due to the free activities everyday (from dance classes, to hikes and city...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Oi k4kB, What a great review! Thanks a lot for being so kind to Caminhos. We're very glad to hear about your experience here. From the classes to the free activities and even your homestay, it's great that you've enjoyed it all and experienced Rio...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

I have learned Portuguese before and had high expectations. All of these are being fulfilled here. My teacher in the first two weeks was not only competent, but also fun working with. She could explain certain aspects of the language that I never understood before....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Oi Peter, We're very glad you had a positive experience with our teachers and with the school itself. It's great that you've enjoyed the activities as well. Thank you for your review of our school. Obrigada, Amanda

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

It was really an amazing experience! The teachers are very professional and the school welcomes you like a family. They organize plenty of events, experiences and trips that make you know better Rio and the Brazilian culture. It's so close to Ipanema beach, too. I...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Oi Paolo, It's great that you chose Caminhos homestay and enjoyed your family! That's very important to us. Thank you for recommending our school. Obrigada, Amanda

Reviewed August 20, 2018

the best way to learn Portuguese, close to the ipanema beach, the students so friendlies, great activities

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Meu R
Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Oi Meu R, Glad you've enjoyed working with us! Obrigada, Amanda

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