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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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Best language school

Caminhos is fantastic! great staff! Great teachers! I learned portuguese in 2 months.the system to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Martina A
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Best Portuguese School in Rio

I came to Rio to live for about 4 years so I really needed to learn a good Portuguese and after... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Melissa M
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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 Pavão-Pavãozinho Favelas (slums) our highlights: - Professional & experienced native teachers - Group lessons from R$23 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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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"
in 78 reviews
"great school"
in 24 reviews
"brazilian culture"
in 39 reviews
"great place to learn"
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"school offers"
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"free activities"
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"group classes"
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"extra curricular activities"
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"excellent teachers"
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"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 via mobile

Caminhos is fantastic! great staff! Great teachers! I learned portuguese in 2 months.the system to teach is great. I couldnt beleive myself, that i could learn a foreign language so fast. As well has Caminhos besides the classes many activities. You make new friends and...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I came to Rio to live for about 4 years so I really needed to learn a good Portuguese and after visiting 2 other schools, I found Caminhos and it has been the greatest experience. After my first class I was already speaking Portuguese thanks...More

Thank Melissa M
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Oi Melissa, Thank you for your kind review. We're very glad to hear about your feedback and your positive experience with Caminhos. Keep coming to Caipi-Sextas e the other free activities we have, we love seeing you here. Obrigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every year I return to Rio and Caminhos Language Center to study and improve my Portuguese. The teaching methods and teachers are fantastic and very flexible and receptive to the needs of the students, Every lesson is a journey into beautiful brasilian culture and music,...More

Thank Serge L
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Oi Serge, You are part of the Caminhos family already!! Very glad to hear you really enjoy our school. It's great to have you for the activities. Obrigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can’t recommend this school enough! Fab teachers, great cultural activities and for those who are travelling solo, a really easy way of meeting some awesome people. Do yourself a favour and sign up, you’ll be so happy you did!

Thank Melpagey
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Oi Mel, Thanks for leaving your review about Caminhos. We appreciate it a lot. Obrigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Caminhos has the best energy, the best teachers, the best activities and this is what makes the most pleasant atmosphere. You learn really fast and really enjoy the time in Rio.

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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago
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Oi Ricardo, Obrigada pela sua avaliação. Amanda

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very friendly environment with plenty of activities outside of the classroom!! You will learn Portuguese in a very relaxed way, with natives who will show you all the brazilian culture along with the language. Besides, the school leads a very important social program with...More

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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Oi Lorena, Our social project is very important to us. It's great to have this school running with so many great students like you, that means we can keep doing the wook we do with the kids from the communities. Thanks for recommending us. Obrigada,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m so thankful to have found Caminhos Language School. I learned so much and met the nicest people from all around the world. The school is rich in cultural activities and experiences so I learned more about Rio and surrounding areas. I’m looking forward to...More

Thank mazumbad
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Oi mazumbad, Teaching Portuguese and introduce the students to the Brazilian culture is our motto. We're very proud of our classes and we're very happy you've enjoyed them. Obrigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to language schools all over the world and Caminhos is one of the best. Not only is it located in a beautiful area of Rio but also the attention they give to students and their needs is the best I have ever...More

Thank Jeremy S
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Oi Jeremy, Really glad you had a positive experience with Caminhos. We try our best to make your students feel at home at Caminhos. Obrigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I started studying at Caminhos without previous knowledge of Portuguese. Groups are small, so everyone has a change to talk and it's very important to make it better. Little by little, step by step. Teachers are very skilled and are always ready to answer, if...More

Thank pasirannila
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Oi Pasi, Your review made us really happy. It's awesome to get to know the perspective of a student like you, that has been studying with Caminhos for a while. We're very happy that you believe in Caminhos and chose us as your second home....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an awesome time at this wonderful school. Staff were awesome and a great place to learn Portuguese and make new friends. Great activities as well including pub crawls,beach volleyball and getting to help out at their orphanage which is where the funds go to...More

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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Oi fossdj, Thanks a lot for your kind review. We're gald to know you joined the activities and had a great time. Just to let you know, the orphanage doesn't exist anymore, today we have our own social program called Mais Caminhos and we help...More

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