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For your most dynamic, creative and exciting language-learning experience.
But you’ll also be on holiday, so we’ll make sure you get to experience all the sights and activities Gran canaria has to oﬀer. This includes cultural visits in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, where you will spend time with our Spanish students from the island and you can really immerse yourself in the language. For a little more excitement, we oﬀer a range of water sports and adventure activities, too. There is also the possibility of visiting other Canary islands including Fuerteventura, Lanzarote and Tenerife.
Learning the Covent College International way
➤ Study that suits you – we have a range of programmes, with our shortest taking place over just a week, or you can choose to stay with us for our six-week summer course.
➤ Learn with people your own age on a course that is tailored to your profciency.
➤ Learn to speak Spanish with one of our intensive language courses.
WHAT WILL YOU GET UP TO?
➤ Discover the beautiful city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria on tours and excursions. Explore the amazing shopping district of Triana, see the incredible pebbled streets of the old town of Vegueta and experience all that the stunning Las Canteras Beach has to oﬀer.
➤ Visit cultural landmarks including the city’s awe-inspiring cathedrals, churches, picturesque plazas, museums, markets, shops and more.
➤ Enjoy exhilarating water sports including surfng, kayaking, snorkelling, wind surfng, kitesurfng, paddleboarding, parasailing, jet skiing, banana boat riding and much more.
➤ Take part in adventure activities all over the island, including camping, canyoning, hiking, quad biking, rock climbing, mountain biking and you can even try camel riding.
WHERE WILLl YOU STAY?
➤ With a family home stay, you will lodge with one of our students from Gran Canaria a fantastic way to get to
know the locals and how they live.
➤ Or choose to stay in one of the area’s most amazing rural hotels, Hotel Maipez, which is located in the beautiful district of Tafira just 10 minutes from the city centre.
➤ All language classes, cultural visits, sports activities, adventure trips, food, accommodation and transport are included in the cost of your course.
➤ The only thing you will need to pay for are ﬂights, and don’t forget to bring pocket money!
Covent College International has four language schools based in the centre of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, the capital city of Gran Canaria Island. The latest school is just a fve-minute walk from the city’s vibrant and historic Old Town. We oﬀer language courses from one week to six weeks, and we take students from the age of eight upwards as well as adult learners. If you’d like to find out more about booking on to one of our Spanish-language courses, either call us, send an email ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) or visit us at coventcollege.com as we’d love to hear from you.