CIS Immersive Italian Experience, 2024

Take your Italian to another level while discovering the hidden gems of South Italy and mingling with the locals

After the extraordinary success of the first CIS Immersive Italian Experience in 2023, we are pleased to announce our new, “not to be missed” study holidays for 2024 in:

  • Naples and Ischia
  • Sicily - Siracusa and Ragusa
  • Winter in Sicily - Siracusa (click here to find out more)


The CIS Immersive Italian Experience is a unique programme for adult students. From the moment you are picked up from the nearest airport or train station to when you are dropped off for your return, all meals, accommodation, Italian lessons and cultural experiences are included in the price.

The CIS Immersive Italian Experience will be held totally in Italian. An Intermediate level of language proficiency is recommended. However, we are happy to welcome students with a lower level. We will provide the necessary language support to make the experience enjoyable.

Groups are limited to 10 people with an allowance of an extra 2 in the case of twin shares. The teacher ratio per student will be between 3 and 6. All groups will be led exclusively by CIS teachers. 


Sicily - Ragusa and Siracusa 

One experience: 25May - 6 June 2024 - Fully booked

$15,150 Single  - $ 13,800 Double - AUD

$9,300 Single  - $ 9,800 Double - USD

Naples and Ischia

1st experience: 3 June - 14 June 2024 - Fully booked

2nd experience: 16 - 27 September 2024 - Few spots available

$15,900 Single  - $ 14,550 Double - AUD

$10,900 Single  - $ 10,500 Double - USD

What's Included

The all-inclusive price is comprised of:

  • Pick up and drop off from the airport or train station
  • Accommodation in a single or double occupancy room 
  • Transport: Executive mini coach, cars with a driver and boats
  • Tuition in groups of 3 to 6 students per teacher
  • A total of 30 hours of Italian classes over the two-week experience
  • Uniquely tailored lessons prepared by CIS teachers for the occasion
  • Printed learning materials
  • Accompanying teachers at all external events
  • 20 minutes private lesson upon enrolment to assess your language level and help you develop a revision strategy
  • 30 minutes  preparation class prior to departure
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner for the entirety of your stay
  • All entry fees to locations
  • Recreational activities with Italian live music, cooking classes, artisan visits, historical, cultural and scenic tours
  • Guest chefs, speakers, musicians and guides
  • Personal transfers during the stay
  • Gatherings with local people


Find out more

If you wish to express your interest in joining the CIS Immersive Italian Experience in 2024 and you would like to receive a detailed brochure, please contact us at [email protected]