Hard to imagine a more beautiful and inspiring environment to learn or study mandarin (Chinese) than Yangshuo China. Whether you are a beginner or a more advanced students, there are plenty of experienced and talented Mandarin teachers in Yangshuo, so if you would like to learn Chinese in China, Yangshuo offers the ideal environment to do so!
When traveling through China you might have discovered that speaking a little bit of the language can help a lot. While Yangshuo has an abundance of westerners with many locals who can speak English,other areas may not have that convenience and whether buying your own tickets, asking for directions or buying produce at the local markets, you will see that a little bit of mandarin Chinese you can go a long way. It is also very pleasant to provoke the enthusiasm of locals when you make an effort to speak with them in their own native language. It will help you to lower the rates when bargaining as the rates are always different from those for a foreigner not speaking any Chinese to those who make an effort to communicate in the local language!
Chinese mandarin teachers Sunny, Janie and Lucy for example have been teaching in Yangshuo for many years. They are favourites with ex-pats and travellers coming back to Yangshuo mainly to learn Chinese and offer everything from a couple of hours ‘Survival Chinese’ to ‘Intensive Full Immersion Chinese‘ courses and they even run a ‘Chinese Language and Culture Camp‘ for people wishing to combine their exploration of mandarin with cultural activities in and around Yangshuo. Their ‘Survival Chinese’ class also offers an opportunity to spend a few hours supervised real-life practice with locals. They also organise distant classes to Skype to continue the Chinese lessons back home!
For Chinese language group classes have a look at Omeida Chinese Academy that offers a variety of Chinese language programs for various levels. Working closely with the Omeida English College they create a supportive learning environment where you can easily interact with native Chinese speakers. Aside from Chinese language courses they also offer accommodation, food, visa assistance, learning materials, weekly social nights, regular culture lessons and weekend outings.
For those who favour private one-on-one tuition and who would like to study longer in Yangshuo, let us know and we will put you in touch with the most suitable teacher or school of the moment. The following accommodations in Yangshuo vary from hostels to hotels and are located just a little out the center in a very relaxing and peaceful environment but close enough for any teacher to come and teach at your accommodation. They offer up to 15-30% discount on their daily rates if you stay longer than a week with the purpose to study mandarin. Get in touch which is to find the best deal for you.
|Getting There: They can come to your hotel or we can provide directions.|
|Times/Duration: 1-hour classes to full day – week and month courses.|
|Prices: Prices range from 50-100Y an hour to 1000Y/week. Discounts for longer classes.|
|Booking Information: Contact Yangshuo Insider to help you get in touch with the best Chinese Mandarin teacher of this moment.|