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Venice
Basic price from
£395
3 nights accom. & travel  for 40 students and 4 staff

Language & Culture school trips to Venice

Language & Culture school trips to Venice

Overview

Intrigue and enchantment surround the stunning city of Venice which makes it an ideal destination to reinforce existing Italian language skills and understand its unique culture. While roaming the streets, encourage your students to learn of the foundations that make Venice what it is today. Chatting with locals will give an insight into the history of the city while developing conversational comprehension in your students. Inspire your group to learn new vocabulary whilst browsing boutiques and art galleries such as Peggy Guggenheim or the Galleria dell’Accademia. Have fun watching students grow in confidence as they practice their language skills and gain a deeper understanding of the lively Italian way of life with this Language & Culture trip to Venice.

 

Suggested Itinerary

BASIC

  • day
    1

     

    • Arrive in Venice around midday
    • Visit to St Mark’s Square
  • day
    2

     

    • Campo Santa Margherita Market
    • Afternoon walking tour of Venice
  • day
    3

     

    • Visit to Rialto Market
    • Flight home

N.B The basic 'from' prices do not include excursions, for a full package price... Request a quote >>

 

Accommodation

Casa Sant ´Andrea

Casa Sant'Andrea

  • Central location
  • Great value for student groups

A former 16th century monastery, groups return year after year to this property as much for its great value and location as for the warm and friendly welcome.

Location: A short hop from Venice’s main transport hub Piazzale Roma, this property offers convenience on arrival and easy access to the rest of the city.

Facilities: A spacious reception area welcomes guests into a fully air conditioned property. The hotel also has a comfortable breakfast room as well as conference facilities.

Accommodation: Student rooms are a mixture of three and four bedded rooms, some with private facilities and some without. Staff can be accommodated in private singles or twins.

Meals: Daily continental breakfast.

Hotel Atlantide

Hotel Atlantide

  • Excellent hotel in city centre
  • Walking distance from the station

Always a popular choice for student groups travelling to Venice, the Atlantide offers excellent levels of comfort at an affordable price.

Location: Walking distance from the Santa Lucia Railway station and Grand Canal, the hotel offers a fantastic central base from which to explore Venice.

Facilities: Fully air-conditioned, the hotel has a cosy breakfast room and a private garden for guests to enjoy.

Accommodation: Triple or quad rooms are generally provided for students all equipped with TV and en-suite facilities. Single and twin rooms are available for staff.

Meals: Breakfast served daily.

Generator Hostel

Generator Hostel

  • Brand new accommodation
  • Unbeatable value for central Venice

The popular Generator chain now has a property in Venice meaning quite simply that student groups have a fantastic value hostel in one of Europe’s most beautiful cities.

Location: Ideally placed on the island of Guidecca the hostel is easily accessible by water taxi and well positioned for Venice’s most famous sites.

Facilities: The hostel offers a restaurant, lively bar as well as a lounge and travel shop. In addition there is a 24 hour laundry service and Wi-Fi throughout most of the building.

Accommodation: Students are offered dormitory rooms with between 5 and 16 beds all with shared facilities. Private rooms are offered for staff members.

Meals: Daily breakfast is served in the restaurant with evening meals also available.

Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.


Subject Specific Excursions

St Mark's Square

The St. Mark's Square (Piazza San Marco), which was called "the drawing room of the world" by Musset, has been the centre of the religious and social life in the Venetian republic for almost one millennium.

Campo Santa Margherita Market

Like so many European squares, Campo Santa Margherita is named after the church that fronts it on one side, which was closed in 1810. Since then, the church has been used as a cinema and, most recently, an auditorium for the local university.

Rialto Market

Visit the area around the Rialto Bridge – until the 19th Century the only bridge across the Grand Canal. Michelangelo’s was among the designs rejected to replace the original wooden bridge.

Peggy Guggenheim

The Peggy Guggenheim Collection is the most important museum in Italy for European and American art from the first half of the 20th century. It is located in Peggy Guggenheim's former home, Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, on the Grand Canal in Venice.

Galleria dell'Accademia

The monumental estate of the Accademia Galleries is located in the prestigious centre of the Scuola Grande of Santa Maria della Carità.The homonymous church of Santa Maria and the monastery of the Canonici Lateranensi, built by Andrea Palladio, are integral parts of the Accademia.

Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch so we can do our best to arrange it for you!

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