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LINGUA IT Italian school, organises guided tours of the cities and regions of the Veneto with the aim of revealing to students the infinite wonders and treasures of northern Italy. These full-day excursions, held on Saturdays or Sundays, offer participants the opportunity to explore in-depth some of the world's most famous artistic and cultural sites. Accompanied by a professor of Italian History and Fine Arts, students are guided through cities such as Venice, Padova, Vicenza, Mantova, Parma, Modena, Bologna, Treviso, Trento, Bergamo, Brescia, Ferrara and the towns of Lake Garda and are exposed to such magnificent artworks as Giotto's famous frescoes in Padova, Palladio's architectural achievements in Vicenza, the beautiful Castles of Ferrara and Soave, the Ducal Palace in Mantova and, of course, Venice's myriad masterpieces of art and architecture... just to name a few!
LINGUA IT also organises weekend excursions to towns further afield (including an overnight stay in a hotel). The itineraries include: Venice and Islands of the Venetian Lagoon; the hidden treasures of Tuscany and the model Renaissance city of Pienza; the coastal jewels of Liguria including Portonovere, the Cinque Terre and the Ducal Palcae of Genova; Ravenna's Byzantine Basilicas and Federico Fellini's hometown of Rimini, the castles of Trentino and the Renaissance villas of the Veneto.
CALENDAR OF GUIDED TOURS
by: Enrico Padovani
This calendar may undergo some slight variations.
If you would like to experience an unforgettable night, you cannot go past the opera performances held in Verona's 2000 year old Roman Arena.
On summer nights, this ancient amphitheatre is transformed into a grand open-air opera theatre. Under the starry Veronese sky, amidst the summer breezes, you will sit on the tiered, pink marble steps of the amphitheatre and witness a spectacle unique in the world. Before and during the performance, a qualified teacher will guide you through the production.
For those with a special interest, LINGUA IT Italian school, also offers introductory courses on the composers, music and lyrics of those operas contained in the Opera Festival program: www.arena.it
Are you an art enthusiast or a scholar of Italian art or would you simply like to know more about one of the key aspects of our culture? Enrol in a language course and attend lectures on the History of Art. This extracurricular program offers students the opportunity to learn about and admire the masters and masterpieces of Italian art.
A long journey of discovery through the Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque periods with protagonists such as Giotto, Botticelli, Da Vinci, Raffaello, Piero della Francesca, Mantegna, Caravaggio and many others. This course devotes particular attention to the Italian Renaissance, the monuments and art of Verona, the flourishing art of Venice and the genius works of Andrea Palladio.
If you would like to discover the most intriguing aspects and secret heart of Verona, don't miss the afternoon Guided Tours of Verona held once a week.