Custom Italy Vacation: visiting Orvieto

Custom Italy Vacation: visiting Orvieto
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About an hour from Rome lies a beautiful city of Orvieto in Umbria, a perfect destination for a custom Italy vacation. Perched on dramatic volcanic rock cliffs, Orvieto overlooks Umbrian green hills and valleys. The old historic center of the city is pedestrianized and can be reached on foot or via very efficient funicular railway […]

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Honeymoon in Italy: Sorrento

Honeymoon in Italy: Sorrento
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Sitting on dramatic volcanic rocks, the town of Sorrento boasts spectacular views of the bay of Naples. Some insist that here you find the most beautiful views in the world. No wonder many choose Sorrento for their honeymoon in Italy. It is a perfect place to experience la dolce vita and enjoy romantic sunsets hand […]

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Custom Italy Vacations: Carnival in Viareggio

Custom Italy Vacations: Carnival in Viareggio
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Did you know that not only Venice has its spectacular Carnival? On a custom Italy vacations, you can also see the Carnival of Viareggio in Tuscany. First organised by a group of young rich bourgeois in 1873 the Carnival has been going from strength to strength attracting thousands of visitors to Viareggio. Today it is […]

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What to see in Venice: Carnival

What to see in Venice: Carnival
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What to see in Venice? That is the easiest question to answer, as there are so many things to see that one visit to this magic city is never enough. The Venice Carnival is worth a trip to Italy in itself. The Carnival always starts two weeks before Ash Wednesday. This is the time when […]

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Custom tours of Rome: the Catacombs

Custom tours of Rome: the Catacombs
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Apart from a dazzling array of landmarks above the ground, the Eternal City has vast underground areas that are open to visitors. Road to Italy’s customers often ask to include the catacombs in their custom tours of Rome as these underground burials offer a fascinating glimpse into the city’s past. There are around forty catacombs […]

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Honeymoon in Italy: relaxing in Val d’Orcia

Honeymoon in Italy: relaxing in Val d’Orcia
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Beautiful castles, green rolling hills, cypresses-lined roads and neat rows of vineyards, – most beautiful images of Tuscan countryside are taken in Val d’Orcia, a perfect destination for a honeymoon in Italy. Located in southern Tuscany, Val d’Orcia has always played an important part in history of the region and recently became a UNESCO World […]

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Top tourist attractions in Italy: the majestic Dolomites

Top tourist attractions in Italy: the majestic Dolomites
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The Dolomites Mountains in Northern Italy are stunning all year around. Enchanting villages, green meadows, pristine lakes and world-class ski slopes make the area one of tourist attractions in Italy all-year round. The Dolomite range with its magnificent 18 peaks covers 350,000 acres, so it might be overwhelming to decide what to see. Here we […]

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Famous places in Rome: The Capitoline Hill

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The Capitoline Hill (Campidoglio) is one of the famous places in Rome that is impossible to miss. Located beside the Forum it boasts spectacular views and eventful past. During the Roman times, the Temple to Jupiter and the Capitoline Triad was standing here, said to be the largest and the most beautiful of its kind. It […]

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Private tours of Tuscany: Lucca

Private tours of Tuscany: Lucca
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Lucca is a small town that many Road to Italy clients visit on private tours of Tuscany. It is a perfect destination for relaxed indulging holiday: you can enjoy excellent local food and wine, take slow walks in town or sip a coffee in one of Lucca’s pretty squares. The old center of Lucca is […]

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Italy Honeymoon packages: the Valpolicella Wine Region

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Romantic Verona is an obvious choice is you are looking for Italy honeymoon packages. Road to Italy often suggests a great addition to that: the Valpolicella Wine Region. Just a stone throw away from the romantic home of Romeo and Juliet, the magnificent Valpolicella wine-making area is an exciting mix of traditions, cultural heritage, history […]

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