People travel to Italy for its rich history, culture, and cuisine, as well as its beautiful landscapes and art. Our guides provide detailed information on the country’s top attractions, hidden gems, and local customs to help travellers plan their perfect Italian getaway.
People travel to Italy for a variety of reasons, but here are three of the most popular ones:
History and Culture
Italy is home to some of the world’s most iconic landmarks and monuments, including the Colosseum in Rome, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the ruins of Pompeii. Additionally, Italy has a rich cultural heritage, with art, music, and cuisine that are celebrated around the world.
Food and Wine
Italian cuisine is renowned for its fresh ingredients, simple yet flavourful dishes, and regional specialties. From pizza and pasta to gelato and espresso, Italian food is a highlight of any trip to Italy. Italy is also known for its wine production, with regions like Tuscany and Piedmont producing some of the world’s best wines.
Italy’s natural beauty is breathtaking, from the rolling hills of Tuscany to the stunning coastline of the Amalfi Coast. The country is also home to several scenic lakes, including Lake Como and Lake Garda, as well as the majestic Dolomite Mountains in the north.
Popular tours in Italy
Our tours help you discover the best of Italy whilst you sit back, relax and enjoy the experience – leave the planning to us.
Perfect for those short on time, this 5-day express tour takes in all the main highlights of Italy. Starting and ending in Rome. Enjoy a wander around Bologna, visit Padua, and take a guided sightseeing tour of Venice….
Take in the highlights of northern Italy on this 5-day coach tour which also visits Switzerland. Enjoy guided sightseeing in Milan and see Juliet’s Balcony in fair Verona and more…
Experience the good life in Italy on this 11-day coach tour. Enjoy an evening walking tour of Rome and see the Renaissance-era sights in Florence and more…
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