Italy is famous above all for its medium and small cities. Here is a list of Italian language and culture schools that are in medium or small cities. These schools are good for those who do not want to study in a big city with a lot of traffic and smog.
The Italian Academy
Piazzale San Marziano, 1 - Syracuse (SR) - Contact
In the heart of the enchanting city of Siracusa, a unique range of courses: general Italian, cooking and wine tasting, history, photography and adventure. 30 years experience. Highly qualified teaching team.
Lucca Italian School
Via dei Bacchettoni, 25 - Lucca (LU) - Contact
Lucca Italian School offers courses in Italian for all ages and levels by experienced teachers in a comfortable location. Courses are shaped on the learners' needs aiming at their social and cultural involvement
La piccola scuola
Via Del Corso, 7 - Matera (MT) - Contact
Italian language and culture in Matera, one of the most ancient cities in the world. Here you’ll find taylormade courses according to the students’ needs, in an informal and family-like environment.
Corso Mazzini, 1 - Pavia (PV) - Contact
L’AltraLingua, founded by two teachers of Italian to foreigners, offers Italian language and culture courses in a welcoming and dynamic environment.The school is located in Pavia, very close to Milan.
I like it
Via Garibaldi, 4 - Olbia (OT) - Contact
Why learning Italian in Olbia? I like it! The school offers Italian language courses, Italian culture, literature and Sardinian traditional culture seminars.
ABC Elba - Centro di Lingua & cultura italiana
Località Bocchetto, 1 - Porto Azzurro (LI) - Contact
Crystal clear sea, glorious beaches, golden sunsets and Italian language and culture courses in the open air in the park of the school ABC ELBA in Porto Azzurro, on the green island of Elba.
Via Lamarmora, 31 - Turin (TO) - Contact
CiaoItaly: Learn Italian in Turin and discover the beauty and flavours of Piedmont. Individual and group courses for all levels, cultural programmes and business courses.
Centro Mediterraneo Pintadera
Vicolo Adami, 41 - Alghero (SS) - Contact
Italian language school in the heart of Alghero's old town, we offer courses in small groups of 3-8 students, individual tuition, culture courses with excursions, wine tasting and cooking courses. Open all year
Scuola Palazzo Malvisi Bagno di Romagna
Piazza Ricasoli, 11 - Bagno di Romagna (FO) - Contact
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Since 1981 Scuola Palazzo Malvisi has been synonymous with a superior level of education. A peaceful and friendly environment, studying in Bagno di Romagna enables you to escape from the crowds.
Via Armando Diaz, 47 - Olbia (OT) - Contact
Live the italian culture in Sardinia: the best way to learn the italian language
SISLecce - Scuola di Italiano per Stranieri
Via Regina Isabella, 3 - Lecce (LE) - Contact
The School of Italian for Foreigners SISLecce, in partnership with Libera Università Mediterranea LUM "Jean Monnet" offers a rewarding learning experience to anyway with a strong desire to learn Italian.
La Lingua La Vita
Via Mazzini, 18 - Todi (PG) - Contact
La Lingua La Vita, Italian language school, is situated in Todi, a medieval town in Umbria. Our courses consist of four hours of lessons in the morning, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., from Monday to Friday.
Via Timoleone, 10 - Taormina (ME) - Contact
Learn Italian, discover Sicily! Located in the beautiful Taormina, we offer a wide choice of culture courses and extra courses (cooking, wine & food, ceramics, diving, hiking, golf, ect) together with a weekly social and cultural activity program.
ABC School Sestri Levante
Via Portobello, 12 - Sestri Levante (GE) - Contact
ABC school, in Florence since 1982, is specialized in teaching Italian language and culture to foreigners. We opened a new school in Liguria in the enchanting Bay of Silence in Sestri Levante.
Via Bernardo Bonaiuto, 20 - Trapani (TP) - Contact
Gorgeous sites, few tourists, authentic seaside town, friendly young staff, and the beach is just across the street from our school! Year round (homestay) private classes. Cooking courses, excursions.
Largo Cacciatori delle Alpi, 5 - Perugia (PG) - Contact
The only ASILS school in Umbria; member of EDUITALIA; fundings by CSN Sweden; accreditation as Bildungsurlaub; small international groups; 6 levels; qualified supportive teachers; flexibel organisation.
Scuola Dante Alighieri - Campus L'Infinito
Via Passero Solitario, 28 - Recanati (MC) - Contact
In the heart of Le Marche region, close to the beach, the school offers 2 and 4-week language courses for all ages and levels. A rich program of activities and excursions complete the didactical offer.
Istituto Galileo Galilei
Via degli Alfani, 68 - Florence (FI) - Contact
Istituto Galileo Galilei - Intensive and strongly personalized Italian one-to-one and small group courses. Tailor-made programs and flexible schedules. Since 1985 the school is located in the center of Florence, only a 5-minute walk from the Cathedrale.
Corso Ruggero, 55 - Cefalù (PA) - Contact
A small friendly school specialising in quality teaching in Cefalù, a beautiful medieval seaside town within easy reach of all the historical, artistic and natural beauties of Sicily.
Via Pieroni, 1 B - Orbetello (GR) - Contact
OrbitLingua is an expanding dynamic language school specialized in teaching Italian language and culture to foreign students. Our Italian language school is located in Orbetello, a picturesque town on the Tuscany coast, in the heart of the Maremma region, less than two hours from Rome, Florence, Pisa and Siena.
Stradone Antonio Provolo, 16 - Verona (VR) - Contact
Since 1998, in the heart of Verona, we offer quality intensive, extensive, group, private and on-line courses of language and culture for all levels and age.
Accademia Italiana Salerno
Via Roma, 39 - Salerno (SA) - Contact
Accademia Italiana is one of the most accredited institution specialized in teaching italian L2/FL. The school is located in Salerno , near to the beautiful Amalfi Coast, Pompei, Capri and Cilento
Via di Gracciano nel Corso, 2 - Montepulciano (SI) - Contact
In the heart of Tuscany, in Montepulciano, the Italian Language School Il Sasso offers since 30 years Italian language courses, Art, Wine, History, Literature, Cooking and Italian for Business. The school is recognized by the Ministry of Education.
Cultura Italiana Arezzo
Corso Italia, 258 - Arezzo (AR) - Contact
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Cultura italiana Arezzo, in the heart of Tuscany, offers students the chance to improve their Italian language skills through a wide range of tailored Italian courses and a rich afternoon cultural program
L'Italiano con noi
Via Pellicciai, 17 - Verona (VR) - Contact
The highest academic standards of teaching in the city of Romeo and Juliette and the Arena Opera Season. Language lessons at any level, teacher training (CEDILS, DITALS), creative activities and more!
Centro Studi Italiani - Urbania
Via Boscarini, 1 - Urbania (PU) - Contact
An institute of excellence for those who combine Italian with opera and the figurative arts. Small village, relax, nature and in the village only Italian is spoken.
Scuola Mondo Italia and Homestay
Via Dalmazio Birago, 9E - Lecce (LE) - Contact
Mondo Italia & Homestay School: the perfect answer to learn Italian between the crystalline sea and the baroque art in Lecce!
SLANG. Sardinia, senses & language
Corso Umberto I, 69 - Oristano (OR) - Contact
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With SLANG language learning experience takes place inside and outside the school. Students can improve language skills in real situations, and get in touch with locals, enjoying meaningful activities.
Laboling - La scuola di italiano in Sicilia
Via Nino Ryolo, 20 - Milazzo (ME) - Contact
Partner of the Università per Stranieri di Siena, Laboling is located in Milazzo, facing the beautiful Aeolian Islands. Expert language teachers, informal atmosphere, a vast number of activities and excursions.
Centro Internazionale di Lingue Felsineo
Via San Felice, 26 - Bologna (BO) - Contact
CILF is an innovative and multicultural school. Our goal is to make students feel like at home: skilled, experienced and inspired, our teachers help students to delve into local culture and discover the city.
Trulli Italian School
Piazza Pirandello, 3 - Alberobello (BA) - Contact
Learn and live italian language in Alberobello, the beautiful "trulli" town. Italian courses and lots of authentic experiences to enjoy the southern culture in a friendly and familiar environment.
Corso Vittorio Emanuele, 27 - Ascoli-Piceno (AP) - Contact
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In the Center of an historic town of art, a few km from the Adriatic Ocean. Small standard courses 3-6 students. Cooking, literature, art, opera courses. Great free afternoon activities.
Scuola di Italiano Bertrand Russell
Via Emanuele Filiberto, 6 - Padova (PD) - Contact
The Bertrand Russell language school is one of the oldest language schools in Padua, offering courses at all levels, and is the ideal venue for learning Italian in our city. Our Italian language courses are attended by students from all over the world.
Centro Culturale Conero
Via Fontanelle, 2 - Camerano (AN) - Contact
Italian language and culture courses by the sea, in a lovely small town...still unspoilt by mass tourism.
Via Roma, 42 - Orbetello (GR) - Contact
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The Italian language school Terramare located in Orbetello, Tuscany, offers language and cultural courses with an intensive outdoor program with many cultural activities in small groups (3-6 students).
Via Michelangelo Tonti, 21/A - Rimini (RN) - Contact
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Learn Italian at Rimini Academy. The school is open all year and is located in Rimini on the Adriatic coast. Learn in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Small groups or special prices for individual lessons.
Via Amendola, 2 - La Maddalena (OT) - Contact
GAIA provides study holidays to all of those who want to learn and live the Italian language and culture through an extraordinary and unique experience in the archipelago of La Maddalena
Via M.C. Tomasini, 5 - Cefalù (PA) - Contact
The school Solemar Cefalu is located just a stone's throw from the sea int he very heart of the city. It has large renovated rooms which provide a comfortable and stimulating environment to learn.
Artelingua Language School
Piazza Garibaldi, 17 - Spoleto (PG) - Contact
Artelingua Language School, founded not only on university and business experience but also on creativity and originality, offers proven method. Artelingua, the Art of Languages. For us, language is a passion.
Sant'Anna Institute-Sorrento Lingue
Via Marina Grande, 16 - Sorrento (NA) - Contact
Sant’Anna Institute was founded in 1998 as SorrentoLingue. The school, recognised and accredited by the Italian Ministry ofEducation, is positioned in the historic centre of Sorrento.
Viale dei Mille, 2 - Reggio Emilia (RE) - Contact
Located in a lovely little town, outside the turisty places, Reggio Lingua organizes study Italian abroad programs and Emilian cooking classes. One-o-one homestay programs at the teacher's home.
Centro Italiano di Cultura Fabrizio de Andrè
Piazza Eroi Sanremesi 26 - Sanremo (IM) - Contact
The Cultural Centre of Fabrizio de André is a school of the Italian language chain with a unique communicative methodology of teaching Italian language as a foreign language.
Ibla! Italian Language School in Sicily
Piazza Duomo, 4/5 - Ragusa (RG) - Contact
10% off if you're 2. 15% off if you're 3. 20% off if you're 4. We are inSicily, in Ragus Ibla a place declaredby Unesco World Heritage Site. In thecore of Val di Noto. Small group, smallschool:high quality!