Homestay and High School in Brazil

A classic high school student exchange program to improve your Portuguese in South America!

You can live as a local student and discover the culture, values and traditions of this beautiful country. A Brazilian host family will open the doors of their home to you as a new member of the family. Practice your Portuguese thanks to this full Immersion in Brazil and live the experience of living in a Latin American country!

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  • study abroad São Paulo region Brazil
  • age from 15 to 18 years old
  • Language Portuguese
  • dates February to December
  • length 8 weeks
  • price from 3590 USD

Looking for a Portuguese immersion program in Brazil? Live with a Brazilian family and improve your Portuguese fast by attending a local Brazilian school!

Homestay and High school in Brazil offers teenagers the opportunity to experience the daily life of a host family in Brazil. We assure you that your stay in Brazil with a host family will improve your level of Portuguese thanks to constant immersion in family life and daily interactions with your classmates. It is a immersion program in Brazil.

The program lasts 8 weeks. During the immersion in Brazil, students will be welcomed by their Brazilian host families as if they were a new member. During the school days, the student will go to a local high school with their host sister or brother, to learn more about the Brazilian educational system. This is a Educational travel program in Brazil without academic credits. 


  • The goal of this program is to discover the Brazilian school system and experience social integration with Brazilian teenagers.
  • The student is exempt from homework and exams, and it is generally not possible to transfer credits to the school of origin.
  • The students will live with volunteer, friendly and welcoming Brazilian families who are looking for an intercultural experience.
  • Students can call an emergency phone number 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Come and participate in an Homestay and High School in Brazil program with Nacel!


Host family, full board. The student will be placed in a safe and pleasant home.
The local coordinator carefully selects and screens the volunteer host families. 


Homestay and High School in Brazil

* Price in US Dollars per participant. 

Not included : Application Fees (65 EUR)

Price includes

  • Administration fees
  • Host school placement and tuition fees
  • Host family accommodation with full board
  • Airport pick-up and transfer from/to Sao Paulo airport on arrival and departure
  • Support, assistance and 24 hour emergency phone number during the whole program

Price does not include

  • International airfare
  • Travel insurance (luggage lost, flight delay etc.)
  • Visa, passport, immigration and medical exam fees
  • Extra activities organized by the school or others
  • Extra language courses
  • Local transport (also from and to school)
  • School supplies and calculators
  • Personal phone charge or other personal items
  • Personal expenses and pocket money
  • Medical, Liability and Emergency Repatriation Insurance

A minimum of one year of Portuguese language study. 
Age: 15 to 18 years old. 

Participants must show that they are mature enough to participate in the program that requires:

  • Interest in learning about the culture
  • Deep desire to integrate a different family and actively share their everyday life
  • Enthusiasm for improving language communication skills
  • Willingness to make new friends
  • An open and flexible attitude

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