LISA! Study Abroad
LISA! ITALIAN COURSES IN PISA 2017
Pisa is the city of Piazza dei Miracoli and the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Down the narrow streets of Galileo’s place of birth, Signoras chat to neighbours from their balconies. Students will learn Italian in a familiar atmosphere. For students aged 50 or above, we offer a “Language & Culture” course.
Price example: 2 weeks £665 - Find all prices here
3 REASONS TO CHOOSE PISA:
- Top Location: Learn italian for a convenient price in the heart of Pisa
- Extra course option: “Language & Culture” course for students from 50 years on
- Quality: Small, familiar school, intensive support, short distances
Pisa is situated in the region of Tuscany and stretches along both banks of the River Arno. Near the Old Town is situated the famous “Campo dei Miracoli”, where people can admire the leaning tower and the baptistery whose marbled façades shine under the sun. From the top of the leaning tower you can enjoy a beautiful view of the city. “Piazza dei Cavalieri”, in the old town, houses a Palazzo built for the powerful Medici family as well as the incredible Santo Stefano church. The vaulted arcades of “Borgo Stretto” offer a wide range of restaurants, Cafés and boutiques. From the balconies in the narrow streets the laundry flips from one side to the other. On the other side of the river lies by the harbour the most beautiful buildings and churches of the city. During the annual festival of “La Luminara di San Ranieri”, the streets are lit with thousands of candles and later at night the sky is emblazoned by fireworks.
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Our LISA! Language courses in Pisa are high-quality Italian courses hold by competent teachers, who adopt an efficient and modern teaching method.
Classes start every Monday. If the beginning day is on a public holiday, the course will start on Tuesday. Our language courses are suitable for students and professionals, both beginners and advanced speakers. During the course, your accommodation will be in a friendly host family or in a shared flat.
With more than 20 years of experience, LISA! Study Abroad is today one of the best agencies offering organised language programs. Our language school in Pisa is accredited by the Ministerium of Education, CSN and the University for foreign students in Siena and it is a member of ASILS and EDUITALIA. All our teachers are mother-tongue speakers and specialized in teaching Italian as a foreign language.
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During your first day at school, you will be assigned to the suitable level class according to your language knowledge. This guarantees an excellent and successful learning. After classes, you will have plenty of time to explore the city and its surroundings. Our LISA! language school offers several organised activities during the week and our friendly school team will surely give you good tips and suggestion on the city’s highlights. They will also recommend you the best places to do shopping, to have a coffee and to party with friends. You can also explore the city on your own. You will surely find fellow-travelers wishing to join you during your tours. The best way to improve your knowledge of a foreign language is getting in touch with the local people. Therefore, we suggest that you to take every opportunity to practice your knowledge with mother-tongue speakers. The accommodation in a host family is perfect for testing every day what you have just learned.
We recommend you to take a flight to Pisa. From the airport you can easily reach your accommodation using public transport. You may also book our private transfer service from the airport or train station to your accommodation. For further information we invite you to contact us per telephone or e-mail.
Things to do in Pisa:
In June, enjoy the historic contest of “Gioco del ponte”
Visit the art exhibition in “Museo Nazionale di San Matteo”
Enjoy an ice - cream in the old town
In June take part to the festival of “La luminara di San Ranieri”
Take a trip to Florence
Experience history in the “Museo della Grafica”
Visit the art exhibition in “Palazzo Blu”
Walk along the shaded paths in “Giardino Scotto”
Bathing and swimming at “Marina del Vecchiano” beach
We are happy to help you find the language course which best meets your needs. We will give you advice on the best time to travel, the ideal duration of your language course, information about the respective entry requirements and about how to get to your accommodation. Our information service is free of charge. You can book your language course by phone, e-mail or by filling out our online booking form.