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LISA! Japanese language courses in Kyoto | 2 weeks 1415 €

Our LISA! Language courses in Kyoto take you right into the traditional heart of Japan. The old capital of Japan enchants with its numerous temples, shrines and gardens. Our Japanese language courses are suitable for adults of all ages. The course can start every Monday. Our course participants come from all over the world.

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  1. Top course location:
    Kyoto, once the capital of Japan, is one of the most beautiful and enchanting cities in the world. Unlike other Japanese cities, the medium-sized Japanese city is not characterized by high skyscraper facades, but by its historic quarters and a multitude of impressive shrines and temples. Tradition-conscious Japanese stroll through the streets in kimono and visit holy places. You can take part in traditional tea ceremonies in small tea houses.
  2. Course participants & diversity:
    The majority of our course participants travel alone and usually find friendly, suitable course participants from all over the world to make friends and get to know them on the first day of school. Traditionally, book with LISA! Language travel students and educated young professionals between the ages of 20 and 35, as well as established professionals between the ages of 35 and 45. Course participants over 50 years of age can easily find themselves in our program.
  3. Best location & facilities:
    The modern language school in Kyoto is located directly on the Kamo River, which flows idyllically through Kyoto. The residents of Kyoto enjoy walking and picnicking here. There are numerous shops and restaurants around the language school. Here you can find classic Japanese cuisine such as sushi, sashimi, tempura, soba, ramen and other delicacies. The old historical district of Gion with its many temples is only a few minutes on foot. After a 25-minute walk you can reach the world-famous Kiyomizu dera temple. Free WiFi is available within the language school.
  4. Language course & lessons:
    We teach in the direct method. Our teaching concept is recommended by the European Union (EU). Significant learning progress is already visible in the first week. We employ a selection of the best Japanese language teachers in the world. All language teachers are native speakers and have specialized training in teaching their native Japanese, Japanese, as a foreign language.

  5. Complete price with accommodation:
    During the language course in Kyoto, you can choose to live with your host family, in a residence or in a studio. Many leisure activities and excursions round off the language holiday in Kyoto.

  6. Price advantages:
    From the 2nd week we offer a discount on the language course. This discount is already included in the travel price in the price tables.

  7. Quality features:
    Our language school in Kyoto is a member of the professional organization IALC and recognized by the Japanese Government and CSN. Our language courses in Seoul are suitable for levels from beginner (A1) to almost native speaker (C2).

  8. Credentials:
    Please read the testimonials from our customers. Find out independently about language travel comparisons by Stiftung Warentest and the trade associations.

  9. Additional information:
    Overview of language courses in Japan for adults, Overview of language courses in Japanese, Back to home page.


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The course of your language course:

Example depending on the booking:

  • Flight to Osaka or Tokyo

  • Friendly welcome at the airport

  • Transfer to the accommodation

  • Arrive and sleep in

  • Meet at LISA! language school

  • Friendly getting to know each other

  • Language test

  • Division into the appropriate language course

  • Learn korean

  • to go on vacation

  • Last day of school

  • Packing and sleeping in

  • Departure the next day


After the language course - highlights in Kyoto:

  • visit the Nijo Castle, built in 1603

  • walk through the thousands of gates of the Fushimi-Inari Taisha Shrine

  • visit one of the numerous temples e.g. Kiyomizu Temple

  • visit the Imperial Palace of Kyoto

  • Experience Japanese history in the ‘Kyoto National Museum’

  • see a traditional sumo fight

  • climb the 131m high Kyoto Tower

  • Take a cooking class and learn the secrets of making the best sushi

  • visit one of the numerous teahouses and restaurants in Gion

Customer questions and answers

By when do I have to book?
As a rule, we can also make bookings at short notice. The bottleneck is mostly in the flight. We recommend booking at least 2 weeks before departure.

What are the costs of a language trip to Kyoto?
A 2-week language trip with 16 English lessons per week and accommodation in a single room with a host family costs 1565 €.

Is there a placement test at the beginning of the language trip?
Yes, there is a classification on the first day of school. You will then be divided into the appropriate level (A1 to C2).

Can I book the language course without accommodation?
That works, we will be happy to inform you of the travel price without accommodation.

Until when do I have to pay?
Upon conclusion of the contract (after handing over the travel confirmation and the security certificate), a deposit of 20% of the travel price, but at least an amount of EUR 200, plus any insurance premiums, is due. The remaining payment of the travel price is to be made 28 days before departure.

Customers interested in a language trip to Kyoto also booked:

  1. Language courses in Tokyo for adults
  2. Language courses in Fukuoka for adults
  3. Language courses in Seoul for adults

Arrival and service:

We would be happy to book you a cheap flight to Osaka or Tokyo. We recommend using public transport to get to the accommodation. There is a train that goes directly from Osaka Airport (Kansai International Airport) to Kyoto Central Station. The journey time is approx. 75 minutes. We would also be happy to have a transfer service pick you up at the airport. We advise you free of charge on the optimal travel time and duration, the appropriate type of language course as well as travel and immigration. Give us a call or write to us by email.

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