Get to grips with Castellaño
What better place to base yourself for a few days to learn Spanish! Popayan is a beautiful, small, University City where the residents are known for their neutral accent and where you can enjoy interactive classes while sipping some of the world´s finest coffee served in our comfy café.
Put your new found skills into practice exploring the easy to navigate city center and meeting the friendly locals.
Classes focus on useful, conversational Spanish and so whether you are looking to start from square one with basic ´travel Spanish´ or want to improve existing language skills, our local teachers will make sure you meet your learning goals.
put some fire in your feet
Learn to dance like a local! With our dynamic salsa teachers, you will have fun, get great exercise and learn to handle yourself on the dance floor. Whether you are a complete beginner or looking to learn some new moves, this is a great chance to get into the Colombian culture, make new friends and have fun!
We work with a team of local guides who offer tourist guiding service in several languages in Popayan and the surrounding destinations. Their passion about the local area, it´s history, culture and nature will give an exciting insight into this incredible region!
English Language Acompaniment
If you would like a friendly English speaker to accompany your group on your visit to this region, to help coordinate activities and services, give advice and insight about the local area, we are completely bilingual (English/Spanish), have over ten years of experience working in tourism in the area and can offer this extra service to make your trip that little bit easier!
The South of Colombia is still a bit of an adventure! With long drives between destinations, over spectacular mountain passes, through Andean villages, National Parks and coffee plantations; sometimes it's nice to have the flexibility and reliability of a private transfer.
We offer a door to door service to a variety of destinations throughout the region with the option of English speaking accompaniment if required. We use modern vehicles, suitable for the varied terrains and prioritizing comfort, reliability and experience.
If you don't see a destination mentioned that you would like to include in your visit to this region, feel free to send us an email with your requirements and we'll be happy to give you a quote and more information.
Logistics & Hotel Booking
We know this area very well having lived here and worked in tourism in the region since 2007. If you are planning a trip and would like assistance in booking hotels, tours, transfers, guide services – let us know your preferences, budget and suggested itinerary and we´ll be happy to share our knowledge and experience to make sure that your visit to this area is unforgettable!
Hotels - As well as running one of the most popular accommodations in the city - El Caracol, we work with many hotels and accommodation providers throughout the region who offer services for all different budgets and preferences. If you would like to book hotels as part of an itinerary with Popayan Tours, we are happy to make reservations for you at no extra cost.