Website currently under development - Re-opening in 2025

Learn Italian

Italian Language Courses – Why Learn Italian?

Cactus Language provides Italian immersion language courses all over Italy if you are looking to learn Italian. UNESCO rates Italy as having more sites of historical importance than any other country. Italy also homes almost 60% of the world’s arts treasures.

Our students start to learn Italian for a wide range of reasons. Often because speaking Italian opens up a greater understanding of Italian culture. From art and history to architecture and gastronomy. Whether you’re ordering pizza in Naples, or gelato in Venice, having a good knowledge of the Italian will enhance your experience. It also helps you getting along with the locals.

And if you are considering a career in fashion and design, planning to buy a second home in Tuscany or are an aficionado of classical music then learning Italian is a must. Melodic, harmonic and romantic, Italian is the language of lover. Despite being spoken by comparatively few people, Italian remains one of the most popular languages in the world.



Where Can I Learn Italian?

You can learn Italian from Milan to Salerno, from Florence to Taormina. You can take Italian lessons in 10 locations across the country. Our Italian language holidays combine the best in classroom tuition with a broad range of social and cultural activities. An immersive experience that allows you to make the most of your time abroad.

Our Italian languages classes will immerse you in the Italian language and develop your skills. You will learn Italian with qualified and experienced Italian language teachers. All schools are accredited and offer excellent facilities in central locations.



Where is the Best Place to Learn Italian?

You can learn Italian in some of the most beautiful cities, from Venice to Palermo, Naples to Milan. Cactus Language offers a variety of Italian courses to suit all needs and budgets. You can take a standard Italian language course from as little as one week.

Italian is the language of Federico Fellini, Umberto Eco, Italo Calvino and Nicolau Maquiavel. Italy is the home of ancient Rome, charming Florence and breath-taking Almafi Coast, all popular locations to study Italian.

Wherever you want to learn Italian, whatever length of course or type of course you want to do, whatever your Italian language learning goals, Cactus will help you choose the right Italian course for you.

Discover the Top 5 Places to Learn Italian in Italy



Start Learning Italian

There are many courses and learning options to start learning Italian. It can be often difficult to know where to start your Italian language learning journey. From immersive Italian courses, to part-time classes to online Italian courses. Before studying the language it’s important to assess which type of language course is the most appropriate for you. So find out what are the best ways to start learning Italian. Taking an Italian language immersion course will accelerate your language learning. You will increase your confidence and improve your ability to communicate in the Italian language.

Going away soon? Why not Download our free Italian Language Kit or check our Basic Italian Phrases to help you get the most of your time abroad.




How Can I Check my Italian Level?

Are you at beginner level or advanced level? You can check your Italian language level for free! Test your Italian with our Italian language level test. Find out which level is right for you before you book!

For a detailed quote about learning Italian and free consultation please contact us. Or, call us on 00 44 (0) 1273 830 960.


  • Hidden
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.


Online Italian Courses

Cactus offers online Italian language courses for students looking to learn Italian wherever they are. Courses are interactive and engaging, and students can enjoy real-time interactions with teacher.

Italian Courses in the UK

An excellent way to improve your Italian language skills before or after your language course abroad with Cactus. We offer Italian language courses across the UK. Including Italian courses in London, Brighton, Cambridge, Edinburgh and Manchester.

Private Italian Tuition

Cactus offers a range of options for Italian private tuition. You can choose one-to-one classes in your home or place of work. If you prefer online, private Italian lessons at the time and place of your choice. More information on our Private Italian Lessons division.

  • EAQA
  • WYSE
  • British Chambers of Commerce