Activities & Excursions

We arrange a variety of amazing activities at the school. You can choose to book activities that interest you during your trip or you can register for one of our fantastic combination course & activity packages.

Italian PLUS History, Myths & Culture

This combination course includes three afternoon activities, and additional activities can always be added on. Popular guided tours include:

  • The Greek Theatre and Archaeological Park
  • The Temple of Athena and Maniace Castle in Ortygia
  • The Crypt and Catacombs of St. John
  • The interactive museum of Archimedes
  • The Roman Villa del Tellaro
  • The Baroque city of Noto
  • The Valley of the Temples in Agrigento
  • The Roman hill-top town of Taormina

Italian PLUS Food & Wine

Foodies are sure to love this combined course which includes plenty of eating and cooking. Participants will get to enjoy the following activities:

  • Shopping trip in the Ortygia street market
  • Cooking classes
  • Wine tasting tour
  • Cooking lab at the Villa del Tellaro
  • Pasticerria demonstration

Italian PLUS Sicilian Adventure

This fantastic, adventure filled program is designed for nature-lovers and travellers who want to experience Sicily's wild side! Activities include:

  • Hiking on Mt. Etna
  • Horseback riding in the famous Hyblaean valleys
  • Kayaking in fiume Ciane
  • Archaeological snorkelling in the Plemmirio marine reserve
  • Introductory sailing course & sailing trip around Ortygia
  • Trip to Vendicari Nature reserve