The Terramare language school, situated in the historical town centre and open all year round, was founded in 1986 and run by highly qualified teachers with many years of experience in teaching Italian as a foreign language. The school team therefore offers a unique opportunity for those who want to learn the language and also want to practice it in everyday situations, as the courses of Terramare guarantee full immersion in Italian culture and nature – enrolling for a course gives students a combination of language learning and language practice.
Why TerraMare? The Italian language school Terramare located in Orbetello, Tuscany, offers language and cultural courses with an intensive outdoor program with many cultural activities, as the courses that are held in small groups (not more than 2-6 students) do not only take place in the classroom but all around this lovely city and region: the participants learn the Italian language getting to know the Italian society, taking part in various cultural events and exploring the natural paradise as well as the artistic and cultural treasures of the surrounding area. At Terramare students experience an intensive and unforgettable Italian language holiday.
Our Team The school is run by highly qualified teachers with many years of experience in teaching Italian as a foreign language.
WHO ARE OUR STUDENTS?
Terramare offers highly personalized language and cultural experiences for students of all ages. The school is ideal for students who do not only want to learn Italian but also get to know the Italian culture, people, lifestyle, history, nature and traditions.
School facilities include four classrooms, a library, a small garden, WIFI connection and computers with internet connection. During the breaks students and teachers like to relax and take a coffee in the bar just in front of the school.
Apart from the special courses that contain a wide range of cultural activities, the school also organizes three free time activities per week like cultural meetings or trips to local places of natural or historical interest that are included in the price of all courses. These activities enable students to explore the Italian way of life, cuisine, traditions, cultural events and places of interest.
Twice a week students and teachers go out to dinner together in one of the characteristic restaurants along the coast or inland.
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How to get there
The school is situated in the historical center of Orbetello, just a few minutes from the beach and the sea. This wonderful lagoon town with its natural reserves and unique proteced areas is about 150 km from Rome. On request the school team offers a transfer service in private car from/to the airport Rome Fiumicino or from/to the train station in Orbetello.
HOW TO GET HERE? From the airport Rome Fiumicino "Leonardo da Vinci" it is possible to reach the school in about 1 hour 30 minutes by car or 1 hour 50 minutes by train. On request the school team offers a transfer service in private car from/to the airport Rome Fiumicino or from/to the train station "Orbetello Scalo" in Orbetello.