Category Archives: Italian Vacations

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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Exclusive tours of Italy: the Most Serene Republic of San Marino

Exclusive tours of Italy: the Most Serene Republic of San Marino
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The oldest constitutional republic in the world, the Most Serene Republic of San Marino managed to hold on to its independence since the fourth century. It lies within Italy, between the borders of the Emilia-Romagna and Le Marche regions. San Marino is busy with tourists who come here for a day independently or on exclusive tours of Italy all year around. […]

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Personalized tours of Italy: the most beautiful gardens

Personalized tours of Italy: the most beautiful gardens
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There are more than 40 stunning historic gardens in Bel Paese that can be visited with personalized tours of Italy. Created by wealthy artistic patrons they are like open air museums filled with sculptures, fountains, water features designed by talented artists and craftsmen in different eras. Here is our pick of the most spectacular gardens. Villa […]

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Best custom Italy tours: Pienza – Tuscany

Best custom Italy tours: Pienza – Tuscany
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Pienza, a small picturesque town in southern Tuscany, famous for its sheep milk cheese and stunning Renaissance architecture can be visited on our best custom Italy tours. Encircled by medieval walls, Pienza sits on a hilltop overlooking the rolling hills of Val d’Orcia Valley. It is known as the ”ideal city of the Renaissance” created by […]

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Private Italy Vacations: Pitigliano – Tuscany

Private Italy Vacations: Pitigliano – Tuscany
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Despite its dramatic position, undeniable charm and many historic sites, Pitigliano has not been overrun by tourists like many of its neighbouring hilltop towns in Tuscany and can be visited on private Italy vacations. Perched on a volcanic rock ridge the village was once settled by Etruscans, Romans, ruled by the powerful Aldobrandeschi, Orsini, Medici and […]

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