Greek Courses in CRETE (Chania)
Chania is a picturesque city on the N. W. coast of Crete. Walking in Chania means coming across Minoan remains as well as Byzantine, Venetian, Ottoman and Neo-Classical landmarks, left by the different civilizations which flourished on the island and have been kept alive in the traditions and customs of the inhabitants.
The Venetian harbor of Chania is ringed with restaurants, taverns, cafeterias. The narrow streets of the city invite you to its mysteries. In the city one can find the Archaeological and Historical Museums, Venetian Churches, Greek Churches with old Byzantine frescoes, the Municipal Market, the Halepa Quarter and much more. Near Chania, the visitor may spend a day in Paleohora, walk to an island through shallow waters, or even go on safari in the longest gorge in Europe, Samaria.
The Hellenic Language school “Alexander the Great” in Chania is located in the area of Nea Chora in the west side of Chania. It is very close to the beautiful beach of Nea Chora and a busy strip of road with the best fish taverns in town. The center of the town is 10 minutes walking distance and there is also public transportation every 15 minutes.
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Hellenic Language School – Greek Courses in Crete
(All programs: Please add USD 100.00 Lingua Service Worldwide Application fee. See Application Procedures.)
Prices for Greek Courses include: number of lessons per week as stated below, placement test on arrival, books and study materials (text book, CD and grammar book), a welcome pack (containing maps, a city guide and a phrase book) as well as one guided visit in town. Each Lesson is 50 minutes long.
Intensive General Greek Course – Group 12 — 20 Greek language lessons per week, average number of students per class: 5, maximum number of students per class: 12. There are 8 course levels from beginners to advanced. New students are given a placement test and are placed in the appropriate level. Students are trained in all areas of language skills. Minimum age is 17 years.
Other Greek Courses offered:
Business Greek Course — Offered on a one-to-one basis only. Year round. Starting dates: Every Monday Upon request. Prices: See price table below.
Ancient Greek Group Course — 2 or 4 week program offered in the summer. Program includes 20 Ancient Greek lessons per week (each lesson is 50 minutes long), educational materials, museum visits, teacher led walks around Athens (4 in the 2 week program, 6 in the 4 week program) including the Acropolis, Ancient Athens, Medieval Athens, Modern Athens.
Starting dates 2019 (2 or 4 week programs): 7 January, 4 February, 8 July, 29 July. Prices: See price table below.
Private Ancient Greek Course — Offered year round on one-to-one basis only. Starting dates: Every Monday Upon request. Prices: See price table below.
Private General Greek Course — Discounts for multiple lessons booked (prices per week): 10 Greek one-to-one language lessons per week. 20 Greek language lessons per week, or 30 Greek language lessons per week. Prices: See price table below.
Greek Courses in Crete – Prices 2019 and 2020:
|Courses||Per lesson||Per week||Two weeks||Four weeks|
|Intensive General Greek Course||--||--||$892||$1,603|
|Business Greek Course||$54/lesson||--||--||--|
|Ancient Greek Group Course||$1,068||$1,922|
|Ancient Greek Course||$54/lesson||--||--||--|
|Private General Greek Lessons||$48/lesson||--||--||--|
|Private General Greek Lessons: 10 lessons||--||$427||--||--|
|Private General Greek Lessons: 20 lessons||--||$854||--||--|
|Private General Greek Lessons: 30 lessons||--||$1,282||--||--|
2019 Starting dates for all group Greek Courses for ALL levels: 7 January / 4 February / 4 March / 1 April / 6 May / 3 June / 1 July / 5 August / 2 September / 7 October / 4 November / 2 December.
Holidays 2019: 1 January, 6 January, 11 March, 25 March, 26 April, 29 April, 1 May, 17 June, 15 August, 28 October, 25 & 26 December. Lessons missed due to holidays are made up during other days!
2020 Starting dates for all group Greek Courses for ALL levels: 7 January / 3 February / 2 March / 30 March / 4 May / 1 June / 6 July / 3 August / 7 September / 5 October / 2 November / 7 December.
Holidays 2020: 1 January, 6 January, 2 March, 25 March, 17 April, 20 April, 1 May, 8 June, 28 October, 25 December. Lessons missed due to holidays are made up during other days!
Airport transfers are available upon request and at additional charge: USD 105.00 round trip.
Hellenic Language School Chania – Accommodations
Chania, Crete – Accommodation prices 2019 and 2020:
|Housing Description||Per night|
|Studio Apartment, Single Room, kitchenette||$ 84|
|Hotels: Single Room||From $ 84|
|Hotels: Double Room (per room, per night)||From $ 97|
Hotel Prices are subject to availability and may change without notice.
Hellenic Language School – Greek Courses in Crete – Activities
Students are briefed on social and cultural events and activities organized in the country and are urged to attend and participate in as many as possible, in order to acquire a true feeling of the modern Greek culture. In addition to their Greek Courses, the school organizes cultural and social events for its students: visits to archaeological sites, art museums, Greek dinners and swimming.