5 Best Places to Learn Spanish in Mexico

October 14, 2014 Updated: October 14, 2014

Learn Spanish in Mexico

Language is not only a means of communication, it helps people to learn more about the world around them. And there’s plenty to learn if you know a dash of Spanish. From Europe to America to Latin America and Mexico, the Spanish language is spoken more than you might think. Whatever your reasons for learning Spanish, it can be fun as well as an adventure. There are several places where you can learn Spanish in Mexico, here are five we think you should look into:

1. Cuernavaca

Before you enroll to learn Spanish, think about why you wish to learn? Is it only that you wish to know basic Spanish or undertake an intense course? Or are you planning to pursue it at a higher level? Once you decide on your requirement you can accordingly look for schools. Cuernavaca is the largest, capital city of Morelos. It is an ideal place to rest, relax and learn Spanish in Mexico as well. This place is steeped in history from the Aztec times. The quietness of the place is an ideal vacation destination. There are several Spanish schools here where you can learn the language.

2. Guanajuato

Founded by the Spanish in 16th Century, Guanajuato is an ideal location to learn Spanish history and culture. There are several amusement parks and night life is enjoyable in this place. You can always move into a bed and breakfast facility with a Spanish family who can help you to learn Spanish in Mexico.

3. Oaxaca


Oaxaca, Mexico (Shutterstock*)
Oaxaca, Mexico (Shutterstock*)


This is one of the most sought after destinations in Mexico. Located in Southeast Mexico, Oaxaca offers hectic social life, lip smacking food and chocolates besides tourist attractions. There are plenty of Spanish schools here where you can learn the language. If you don’t like one, you can always move to another. You can also look for a personal tutor to learn Spanish in Oaxaca.

4. Mexico City


Basilica of Guadalupe (Shutterstock*)
Basilica of Guadalupe (Shutterstock*)


Mexico City is crowded with tourists and offers everything an ideal tourist destination should. The weather is conducive as well as you get to taste Mexican delicacies at every nook and corner. Other than the consulate you’ll not find people speaking any other language except Spanish. The warmth of the local people helps you to find a place to stay, eat and learn Spanish as well at $100 per week.

5. Morelia

If you’re on a budget then Morelia is the ideal place to learn Spanish in Mexico on your summer vacation. This place offers cheaper schools with a variety of housing and language classes. If you’re planning to stay for a month then you can find a place for less than $30 per day. Also when you book a place for a month or more you always get rebates and concessions.

This article was written by Indie Travels . Read the original here.

* Image of Hierve el Agua, Oaxaca, Mexico via Shutterstock

*Image of Old Basilica of Guadalupe, Mexico City via Shutterstock