Amica Siena – Italian full immersion course

Would you like to do an Italian full immersion course on your own or with a friend at a time that is suitable with your busy schedule? Maybe you would like to combine the two and go for a short break, language course & excursions, in SIENA and vicinities to have a REAL Italian experience?
What about combining Italian language and Tuscan traditional cooking? Come, cook and eat with us!
CHIARA who lived in England for 20 years, is a Language Tutor and has been teaching Italian to English people at all levels as well as working as Translator and Organizer of cultural trips and Tuscan experiences. She has a Blog about Tuscany : www.chiarastuscany.com

Or, you don’t speak Italian, and all you want is to visit SIENA and its beautiful Chianti shire with expert locals who can take you around unusual itineraries, generally inaccessible to tourists?
Day-trips and Workshops in Tuscany available any time of the year: you decide when and where.
Love exploring the world of ARTISANS? Visit their laboratories, take part to creative workshops. Join us in an unique experience!

SERENA lives in Siena and she is a well established Italian tutor who worked for “Dante Alighieri” and “Leonardo da Vinci” language schools. Being a Professor of History of Medieval Art, she has a deep knowledge of Siena’s art and history.

Chiara’s and Serena’s aim is to show you the “Real Thing”, allow you to experience authentic Tuscan life while learning the language or just visiting the area. Experiential Learning & Travelling They will suggest itineraries and courses you can choose from (see the list) and they will always be happy to discuss with you any requirement/interest you might have to modify the programme in order to make your visit to Siena a “TAILOR-MADE” experience to see Siena and Tuscany “with the eyes of a true Senese”.
For info:
– CHIARA on chiarastuscany@gmail / 0039 347 876 0039;
– SERENA on s.fantechi@libero.it / 0039 333 713 4859.

Please find below the list of trips organised for 2019, bearing in mind that you can always create your own personalised itinerary.
NEW! At Any Time: “ ARTISAN WORKSHOP & SHOPPING TOUR “: Meet Tuscan
Artisans in their studio and laboratory. Take part to creative workshops to understand the creative work behind the final product. Follow us in a relaxed stroll in search of disappearing independents shops, looking for the perfect gift while sipping an aperitif.
February “SIENA MEDIEVALE: il fascino di una città medievale”: You’ll have the chance to visit a vibrant medieval city outside the tourist season and discover aspects that only “locals” are allowed to experience.
March “TOSCANA & BORGHI MEDIEVALI”: Come and discover with us the magical atmosphere of Tuscany historical hamlets.
April “ITALIANO IN CUCINA”: A course of Italian language and Tuscan traditional cooking. Professional chefs will open their precious kitchen only for us. You’ll cook and eat the products of your own Tuscan food!
May “COLORI & SAPORI IN TERRA DI TOSCANA”: It’s May, Spring, with its colors, is worth a visit in Tuscany. Come to our language course and experience with us the real flavours of the region in a unique food-and-wine tour “under the Tuscan sun”.
June “SIENA E LE SUE GRANDI BASILICHE”: A course of Italian language and culture with guided tours of the three great Basilicas of the city and exclusive private tours.
September “SIENA CITTÀ DELL’ACQUA”: The historical importance of water for Siena. A course of Italian language and culture with guided tours of the city and some historical Thermal baths in the area.
October “SIENA E LE SUE PIEVI”: A language course with guided tours of small, unique churches in the heart of Siena’s countryside.
November “SIENA AND CHIANTI: la raccolta delle olive”: A guided tour in the Chianti country side to experience step by step the process of oil making. Creative Workshop on Olive Oil & Organic Health & Beauty.
NEW! SPRING & AUTUMN “WELLNESS TUSCAN STYLE”:. An Italian language, Wellness & Culture course with daily visits to the most exclusive Spas and Thermal centers in the beautiful Val d’Orcia. Programs also include Yoga & Meditation sessions and Workshops on Aromatherapy and Natural remedies& beauty tips inspired to nature and the territory.
Max Number participants 8 – Price starting from 500 € pp. Quote for single participant and further info for each specific Course available by email.
For info:
-CHIARA chiarastuscany@gmail.com / +39 347 876 0039
-SERENA s.fantechi@libero.it / +39 333 713 4859.