Discover San Sebastián

and enjoy this unique city in the Basque Country

Cultural and freetime activities

will be a part of your language learning experience with TANDEM

TANDEM activity-packs

Spanish & ...

Surf, Cooking, Nature, Culture, Horse-riding, ...

San Sebastián

extraordinary landscapes in the city centre itself

3 beaches and 3 mountains, the contrast between the Atlantic Sea and the Pyrenees.

San Sebastián

Donostia/San Sebastián European Capital of Culture 2016

Learn Spanish with TANDEM San Sebastián

Welcome to our newly-designed web page. We have just gone online with the English version. The other language versions will come very soon. For further information or the programme in other languages please contact us via email or download our programme 2016 as pdf.


Enjoy the European Capital of Culture 2016


Spanish & surf, Spanish & culture, Spanish & cooking, Spanish & Nature ...?

At Tandem San Sebastián we offer different Spanish courses which are adapted to the needs and levels of each student: intensive courses in small groups, private classes and combined courses. Whatever your level of Spanish, the Tandem school, the city and the Basque Country offer many options: beaches, sports, gastronomy, culture, free events, trekkings and much more besides. Discover your ideal course and improve your Spanish with us!


Spanish & Surf: Go surfing on Zurriola Beach, one of the best beaches on the Atlantic, just 10 minutes from Tandem! We offer the “Spanish & Surf” course in cooperation with a professional Surf school in the neighbarhood. This course enables you to improve your Spanish in the morning while enjoying the best waves in the afternoon.


Spanish & Cooking: San Sebastián is internationally renowned for its gastronomy and its pintxos (tapas). We will guide you through the best bars in the Old Part, where you can taste and enjoy this miniature form of cuisine. Discover our special Gastronomic Experience for Foodies.


Spanish Language School and Instituto Cervantes: we offer courses to prepare for the different DELE examinations which are geared to students with an intermediate, advanced and higher level of Spanish. Tandem San Sebastián is officially recognized as an “Accredited Center by the Instituto Cervantes” and as an Examining Centre for the Diploma in Spanish as a Foreign Language, DELE.

News from TANDEM San Sebastián

  • 11.02.2016

    Exámenes DELE 2016

    Aviso Importante
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  • 12.01.2016

    Curso de Alemán para Principiantes

    Comienzo 25 de enero
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  • 22.12.2015

    Spanish Extensive Courses

    Starting January 2016
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