Coupling the country’s most famous sites with exclusive experiences, this private tour of Italy gets you complete exposure to Italian culture. Explore the cornerstones of authentic Italian living: immerse yourself in remarkable art in Rome, Florence and Venice; explore moving history at Pompeii; marvel at stunning architecture in the medieval towns of Siena and Pisa; be inspired by the picture-perfect landscapes of the Amalfi coast; eat delicious food in a cooking class in Rome and toast to your adventure with a tasting of world-famous wines in Chianti. In this Best of Italy tour, travel Italy and master la dolce vita.
- Marvel at Venice for three days, featuring private tours, exclusive dining and relaxed meandering
- Soak up the sun on the Amalfi coast, visiting the gems of Positano, Ravello and Sorrento
- Prepare your own Italian feast in a private cooking class with a local chef in Rome
This luxury tour of Italy starts in Venice and ends in Naples. First-class tickets on the high-speed train are included (between Venice, Florence, Rome and Naples), as well as private van transfers (with an English-speaking driver) to and from the airport and train stations. Accommodations for the 12 nights feature 4/5-star hotels and historical mansions with full buffet breakfasts (2 nights in Venice, 4 in Florence, 3 in Rome and 3 on the Amalfi coast). Also included are entrance fees for sites visited during private tours with English-speaking guides, with preferential skip-the-line access (optional). Additionally, the tour includes multiple excursions, a boat trip, winery visits and traditional lunches, plus a chef-led cooking class.