Santiago de Compostela

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Lorca Institute, Santiago de CompostelaFavorites heart icon

Rating: 4.3/5.0

4.3/5.03 reviews

Rating: 4.7/5.0

Quality of teaching

Rating: 1.0/5.0

Social activity

The Lorca Institute is in the Galician city of Santiago de Compostela. The school is located in the city centre, close... More

Spanish Course 20 - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 10
FREE cancellation
FREE changes
400€ 380€
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Academia Iria Flavia, Santiago de CompostelaFavorites heart icon

Rating: 4.0/5.0

4.0/5.04 reviews

Rating: 4.2/5.0

Quality of teaching

Rating: 3.7/5.0

Social activity
Covid-19 Status:
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School accredited by FEDELE  (Federacion De Escuelas De Espanol Como Lengua Extranjera) School accredited by Instituto Cervantes

At the end of the pilgrimage known as the Way of St. James, lies the city of Santiago de Compostela with its... More

Standard 20 - 20 lessons per week | Max. group size: 8
FREE cancellation
FREE changes
395€ 378€
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What our students said about Santiago de Compostela

Probably a good place to study because the climate...

Probably a good place to study because the climate encourages indoor activities, like study!

Beautiful city with a friendly atmosphere. Nice...

Beautiful city with a friendly atmosphere. Nice people, good food and overall affordable. Just be aware that it could take a while before getting used to their rhythm of living! The vegetation is really verdant. Expect some rainy days!


Key Facts about Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela: Santiago de Compostela is the capital of the Spanish region of Galicia. It's hard not to be both charmed and wowed by this city. The architecture and atmosphere of the city with a strong local character are alive with history and visitors often feel like they’ve taken a step back in time when they come here. The main attraction and final point of pilgrimage is The Catedral de Santiago de Compostela, where elaborately carved stone facades open onto grand plazas contained within the medieval walls of the old town. In the area you will find countless restaurants and bars specialise in fine Galician seafood and local wines, a taste sensation.

Population: 96,000

Time zone: +11h. (GMT +1)

Region: Galicia, Provincia da Coruña

Currency: EUR (1 EUR = 1.1792 USD)

Santiago de Compostela quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.4/5.0

4.4/5.0 (7 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (Spain average):3.88 € (20% cheaper than in USA)
    Mains electricity:
    • Plug Type C
    • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

    Events in Santiago de CompostelaBest time to take a language course in Santiago de Compostela

    Feito a man
    Feito a man

    01 August 2020 - 21 August 2020A small music festival with hundreds of concerts and performances held open-air in the streets and squares of the Old Town.


    07 November 2020 - 28 November 2020A cinema festival held in Santiago de Compostela, since 1988, reviewing the season's best non-commercial cinema.

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      FAQ about schools in Santiago de Compostela

    • Lorca Institute has received the best overall rating in Santiago de Compostela.
    • Lorca Institute, located in Rúa do Hórreo, 33 has been voted as the school with the best location in Santiago de Compostela.
    • Lorca Institute was rated highest for quality of teaching.
    • 'Shared Apartment' at Academia Iria Flavia is the best rated accommodation in Santiago de Compostela.
    • You can take courses for just 1 week. For significant progress opt for longer durations. According to a survey of StudyTravel Magazine the average course duration for Spain is 3 weeks.
    • Students rated Santiago de Compostela with 4.4 stars out of 5.
    • In Santiago de Compostela electricity is 230 Volt and 50 Hz. Plug type C, F.
    • See the climate table of Santiago de Compostela and the event calendar of Santiago de Compostela with events such as Feito a man, Cineuropa.
    • 378€ for 2 weeks is the lowest price for a Spanish course in Santiago de Compostela. The average cost of a language course in Santiago de Compostela is 180€ per week.
    • Students rated the activity program at Academia Iria Flavia as the best.

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