Category Archives: Italian Vacations

Custom-made tours of Italy: the most interesting small museums in Italy

Custom-made tours of Italy: the most interesting small museums in Italy
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Italy has an incredible amount of museums filled with priceless masterpieces. While most tourists head to the Uffizi, Doges Palace and the Vatican museums, there are many other places where you can enjoy the country’s cultural riches without having to elbow through crowds. Here is a quick pick of the most interesting small museums to explore […]

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Best Italy Tours: what to do in Piedmont

Best Italy Tours: what to do in Piedmont
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The mountainous region of Piedmont in Italy’s north-west borders Switzerland and France. This beautiful corner of Bel Paese has remained under the tourists’ radar for a long time but that is slowly changing. The region has a lot to offer: dramatic Alpine landscapes with high peaks and impressive glaciers, stunning medieval castles, gourmet food and pedigreed red […]

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Italy Private Tours: the best Easter events in Italy

Italy Private Tours: the best Easter events in Italy
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Holy Week, the most important week in the Christian calendar, is marked by beautiful Easter festivities and solemn religious processions throughout Italy. Here is our quick pick of the most interesting Easter events that you can visit on Italy Private Tours. Easter in Rome Masses held in Rome at Saint Peter’s Basilica during Easter celebrations […]

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Personalized tours of Italy: Feast of San Giuseppe

Personalized tours of Italy: Feast of San Giuseppe
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It is worth including Sicily in your personalized tours of Italy in March to see the Feast of San Giuseppe festivities (La Festa di San Giuseppe). Although the religious feast is celebrated across the country on March 19, Sicily has preserved some of the oldest traditions connected with San Giuseppe, its patron saint. The roots […]

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Italy Custom Tours: the Tuscan archipelago

Italy Custom Tours: the Tuscan archipelago
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There is more to Tuscany than rolling hills, medieval towns and good wine. On Italy custom tours, you can also explore the Tuscan archipelago with its seven islands: Elba, Giglio, Giannutri, Capraia, Pianosa, Montecristo and Gorgona. The islands and the surrounded waters form the Tuscan archipelago national park, the largest protected marine area in Europe. […]

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Italy’s Private Tours: What to do in Italy in winter

Italy’s Private Tours: What to do in Italy in winter
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Although many tourists head to Italy during summer months, Bel Paese is truly a four-season destination offering something special all year round. Here are a few suggestions on what to do in Italy in winter on Italy’s Private Tours. Enjoy winter sports The Italian Alps attract throngs of winter sports enthusiasts; however, the country has […]

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Personalized Italy’s Tours: what to do in the Maremma – Tuscany

Personalized Italy’s Tours: what to do in the Maremma – Tuscany
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The Maremma is an area in southern Tuscany that lies within the Province of Grosseto. Left untouched by mass tourism the Maremma still retains its authentic charm, unspoilt swathes countryside and wilderness, which are best explored on personalized Italy’s tours. Here is out list of the best things to see and do in the area. Explore volcanic rock villages Pitigliano, […]

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Italy custom tours: Celebrating the Feast of St. Ambrose in Milan

Italy custom tours: Celebrating the Feast of St. Ambrose in Milan
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On December 7, Milan celebrates the feast of its patron saint, St. Ambrose. Visiting the city during the feast on Italy custom tours is an unforgettable experience. St Ambrose’s Day is close to the hearts of Milanese people and attracts many visitors from across the country. Aurelius Ambrosius was the city’s governor in the 4th […]

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Best private Italy tours: discovering the Garfagnana valley, Tuscany

Best private Italy tours: discovering the Garfagnana valley, Tuscany
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There is a lesser-known part of Tuscany that can be discovered on best private Italy tours: the Garfagnana valley, which stretches in the Northwest of Tuscany, between the Apuan Alps and the Tosco-Emiliano Apennines. Mostly rural, covered with dense oak and chestnut forests, the Grafagnana valley attracts the adventurous tourists, who like wondering off the […]

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Top custom Italy tours: the most beautiful islands in Italy

Top custom Italy tours: the most beautiful islands in Italy
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Many islands off Italy’s coast boast spectacular sandy beaches, fascinating historic sites and, naturally, some of the best seafood restaurants. What else would one want for an Italian perfect holiday? Here is our list of the most beautiful islands for your top custom Italy tours. Capri The rich and powerful of ancient Rome loved holidaying […]

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