Low-Cost Activities

The following activities usually take place after classes during the week and cost between $100 and $500. Students are accompanied by someone from the school or a guide.



1. Tango Small group and individual tango classes with our dance teacher Andrea (cost depends on size of group).

2. Bike ride We hire bikes and cycle along the seafront promenade to see other parts of the city and the beaches, stopping for refreshments along the way.

3. Old City A tour of places of historical and cultural interest in the Old City with one of the teachers, Juan. He may also take students to one of the city's museums.

Biking on the Ramble


4. City Tour A bus tour of places of tourist interest and the different neighbourhoods of the city with a Spanish- and English-speaking guide.

5. Parilla The school terrace has a traditional Uruguayan wood-burning barbecue, and students can enjoy the country's national dish in a sociable atmosphere.

6. Prado A large park a short bus-ride away from the school has a Japanese garden, rose garden, Botanical garden, and guided tours.

7. Campo Horseriding and country walks followed by drinks and snacks at a ranch about an hour away from Montevideo.

8. Seasonal events In February we organise trips to see the Carnival parade and in April to the Criolla country fair and rodeo.


All prices are quoted in Uruguayan pesos.

Cigarette shop: low-cost cigarettes