Your school is located in the Machalilla National Park on the Pacific coast of Ecuador.
Programme Day 1 Departure from Quito to Alandaluz (7.30 pm) by bus Day 2 Arrival at school in Alandaluz (7.30 am); breakfast (8.00 am); accommodation in bungalows; relaxation on the beach; lunch (1.30 pm); visit of vegetable plantation and surroundings; Spanish lessons; dinner Day 3 Breakfast (7.30 am); Spanish lessons; excursion to the beach, “Los Frailes“ (11.00 am); Lunch at the beach (1.00 pm); return to to Alandaluz; Spanish lessons; Dinner (7.00 pm) Day 4 Breakfast (7.30 am); excursion to “Isla de la Plata“ – fauna and flora is similar to that of the Galapagos Islands; between June and August there is a good chance of seeing whales during the passage Day 5 Breakfast (7.30 am); Spanish lessons; lunch (1.00 pm); excursion to the museum of archeology, “Agua Blanca“; Spanish lessons; dinner (7.30 pm) and bonfire Day 6 Breakfast (7.30 am); Spanish lessons; lunch (1.00 pm); Spanish lessons; spare time in the afternoon; dinner (7.00 pm); return to Quito Day 7 Arrival in Quito (6.30 am) Note: in order to guarantee the security of the participants, the programme can be subject to alterations due to weather conditions. The hours can differ slightly (approximate times are given).
Prices 2010 Group classes Price for one week: Price for two weeks:
USD 830 USD 1660
Private classes Price for one week: Price for two weeks:
USD 920 USD 1840
The price for the “Costa-Programme“ includes the following: -
Return ticket for bus ride from Quito to school 3 meals per day Tour guide attending excursions 20 hours of Spanish lessons (group or private classes) Excursions included in the programme Accommodation in double room Transfer service from Airport (on arrival)
The price does not include: - Additional food and drinks - Entrance fee for Machalilla National Park (USD 20) - Excursion to “Isla de la Plata” - Tips (optional) You should not forget: -
Passport Headwear Sunscreen and insect repellent Long trousers Shirts made from cotton Sweater or jacket Flashlight Bathing suit