This itinerary is designed for travellers who are passionate about the Italian language and want to experience "real" Italian life. We will experience 'La Dolce Vita' visiting the less touristic corners of the "Eternal City".
After we will move to have a dive into Tuscany, to enjoy food, wine and unforgettable scenary.
The trip will comprise a small group of 10 to 15 people. We will have italian lessons focused on the day topic; we will sometimes use public transport for a short period of time in order to encourage you to practice your Italian.
Please be aware: Italians eat a lot!
Day 1 - Monday 20th May 2019 - ARRIVAL IN ROME
After arrival at Fiumicino Leonardo da Vinci Airport we will travel to Rome and chek-in at our accommodation. We will have time to rest before dinner ........ Buonanotte!
Day 2 - Tuesday 21st May 2019 - CASTEL S.ANGELO
After breakfast we will experience one of the most interesting tours in Rome, discovering the Castel and all its secrets. We will stop for a rest and you will have some free time for lunch. We will then go for a walk and continue our discovery of the city. Back at the accommodation you will have a rest before our Italian conversation lesson and dinner.
Day 3 - Wednesday 22nd May 2019 - PIAZZA DEL POPOLO AND THE SURROUNDING AREA
After breakfast we will travel to Piazza del Popolo. We will have a lovely walk and discover more interesting parts of Rome.
You will have some time at leisure before our Italian conversation lesson and dinner.
Day 4 - Thursday 23rd May 2019 - ANCIENT ROME
Today after breakfast you will have the opportunity to experience an adventure into the darkness of Ancient Rome.
In the afternoon we will go to most fashionable streets of the town where the most important italians brands have their shops.
With our new Italian look we will have our Italian conversation lesson before dinner. The rest of the night is at your leisure: go out and show off your new clothes around.
Day 5 - Friday 24th May 2019 - FORO ROMANO
Today we will discover the area around the roman forum. You will have the chance to practice your Italian with the locals before returning to the accommodation for a rest and dinner.
Day 6 - Saturday 25th May 2019 - FREE DAY
Day 7 - Sunday 26th May 2019 - VILLA D'ESTE
After breakfast we will travel to Villa d 'Este, the palace of pleasure. Terraces and fountains abound in the manicured garden and the Villa itself has a fantastic collection of frescoes and some modern art.
Back at the accommodation we will have our Italian conversation while having dinner.
Day 8 - Monday 27th May 2019 - APPIA ANTICA
Today we will travel to the south of Rome to discover the old Appian way and its surrounding area. Today you will have the chance to live the real "Roman experience' while eating, drinking and singing. Back at the accommodation full of joy, wine and roman flavours we will say 'Buona Notte a tutti!'
Day 9 - Tuesday 28th May 2019 - COOKING CLASS
Today we will travel to the North of Rome to discover a very interesting little town and a Castle. In the afternoon we will have an italian cooking class (only Roman recipies) and everyone will become an Italian chef for a day....Buon appetito!
Day 10 - Wednesday 29th May 2019 - FIRENZE
Today we will check out and travel to Florence by train. After some free time in our new accommodation we will start our discovery of this fascinating city. We will have our Italian conversation lesson while enjoying some delicious food and wine for dinner.
Day 11 - Thursday 30th May 2019 - UFFIZI
Today we will visited the Uffizi museum, one of the most important world museum. All the most famous artists like Leonardo, Michelangelo, Botticelli, Raffaello, Donatello, ecc. have their best masterworks exposed here. You will have the afternoon at your leisure before returning to our accommodation for our Italian conversation lesson and dinner
Day 12 - Friday 31st May 2019 - WINE TASTING AND LOCAL PRODUCE
Today will we will visit a little medieval town very well renowned for its pluri-rewarded ice-cream. After some free time at leisure we will have a tour into a "cantina" to discover the production of the famous Tuscan wine Chianti. We will enjoy a wine tasting with typical local produce.
Day 13 - Saturday 1st June 2019 - FREE DAY
Day 14 - Sunday 2nd June 2019 - SIENA
Today we will discover some of the most interesting areas and monuments of Siena. You will have free time to enjoy this magnificent town before our Italian conversation lesson at dinner
Day 15 - Monday 3rd June 2019 - DEPARTURE
After breakfast we will check-out and travel to Rome Termini station.
GRAZIE E ARRIVEDERCI !