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Please see the list of our available courses. They are based on 4 or 3 days stay (preferably including a week-end).
Being a full-immersion intensive course of Italian, all activities during the day and the entire duration of your stay will be carried out in the target language, in order to provide you with plenty of different situations to learn and practice it.

Our classes are held in a comfortable setting with qualified tutors and using authentic learning materials. Level: A2-B1*
* Translation into English provided upon request at a small extra cost for participants (companions etc.) not attending the course but taking part in the tours / excursions and culture classes.

What’s included?:

  • Daily Italian Grammar and Culture classes (with the exception of arrival and departure day) Including Teaching Materials.
  • Guided tours, excursions, cultural activities (according to the programme).
  • Entrance Tickets to museums or exhibitions
  • Meals as specified in the programs (lunch or dinner or “aperitivo” or “degustazione”)
  • Transports to and from places of interest, according to the excursions planned

Please Note: All Courses are available upon request at any time of the year.

SIENA E LE SUE BASILICHE

italian-class-toursA full-immersion course of Italian language and culture with a focus on the three great Basilicas in Siena.
This course’s tours, lead by a qualified history of art expert, will give you the chance to admire the majesty of the major Basilicas of the city and to learn their history. Besides that, we will guide you through the city to discover its spellbinding streets and views under the shadow of the Torre del Mangia. Last but not least, an artisans or shopping tour to choose from.

SIENA E L’ACQUA

A full-immersion course of Italian language and culture with a focus on the historical importance of water for Siena.
Would you like to discover the fascinating story of Siena’s continuous search for water? And the “mistery” of the Diana river? A city suffering from a chronic lack of water turn their hopes to a ghost river that many can hear, but nobody sees. We will introduce you to the history of the medieval underground aqueduct called “Bottini” and invite you to follow us in a “Fountains Trekking” within the medieval city walls.
Do not forget comfortable shoes!

COLORI E SAPORI IN TERRA DI SIENA

learning-italian-sienaA full-immersion course of Italian language and culture with a focus on the colours and flavours of Tuscany.
Come and discover with us the Medieval Cuisine in Tuscany, traditions and legends … Why the name Gallo Nero? What is VinSanto?
Join us and experience the real flavours of this region in a unique food-and-wine tour “under the Tuscan sun”: local wines, cheese and honey, “salumi toscani”, olive oil and much more!

SIENA MEDIEVALE

A full-immersion course of Italian language and culture with a focus on the medieval period of life of Siena.
In the Middle Ages Siena was at the top of its richness and lived a period of great prosperity, espansion and power, whose heritage and evidence is still visible in noble palaces, paintings, frescos, churches, traditions, way of living and thinking.
You will have the chance to visit a vibrant medieval city outside the tourist season and we will guide you to discover aspects that only “locals” are allowed to experience.

CONTRADE E TRADIZIONI IN SIENA

A full-immersion course of Italian language and culture with a focus on the soul and heart of Siena.
We will guide you to discover the history of the Contrada, the important role they still have in the life of the senese people, the traditions proudly preserved along the centuries. A course rich in colours , symbols and traditions.

IN CUCINA CON NOI

cooking-classesA full-immersion course of Italian language and culture with a focus on the art of Tuscan traditional cooking.
Come with us to discover the city of Siena and its traditional cuisine. Professional chefs will open their precious kitchens only for us. You’ll cook recipes employing the products typical of the season and eat your own Tuscan food! Tasting experiences and food shopping by local producers of the senese region will complete an unforgettable course which will involve all of your five senses.

SIENA E LE SUE PIEVI

A full-immersion course of Italian language and culture with a focus on the small, unique parish churches and chapels in the heart of Siena’s countryside.
We will bring you to discover where monks decided to live their isolation and built the most suggestive Pievi of the senese area, together with Pievi along the road: a shelter for the poor and the pilgrims travelling along the Via Francigena from the North Europe to Rome.

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For Information or Bookings you may contact us at: s.fantechi@libero.it ; borghesi.chiara@yahoo.co.uk
Tel + 39 3337134859 / + 39 3402276302
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