Italy private tours
Same as G6 Extension 1 above, but with an added wine tasting at one of the area’s loveliest wineries. Here you will taste a variety of specially selected wines as you nibble on appetizers of local salamis, cheeses, bruschetta and olive oil. And...
Leaving Rome in a northerly direction, we will cross the valley of the river Tiber. Once we've reached Assisi we'll begin a lovely walk through the narrow streets of this ancient town. We will then visit the Church of Santa Chiara, the site where...
This busy port town is southern italy’s second largest city. Bari is rich with history having been founded by the ancient greeks thousands of years ago, and yet it’s high percentage of student residents fill it with a youthful vigor. Among Bari’s treasures are its gorgeous sea views, its charming medieval old town, its magnificent castle, and its two famous churches: the Romanesque, Cathedral of San Sabino and the Basilica of St. Nicholas which houses the relics of St. Nicholas (aka Santa Claus). Come join us and explore the highlights of this lovely gem of Southern Italy.
Sitting atop the ancient hilltop of Monte Tauro with the grand (and still volcanically active) Mount Etna in the background and the breathtaking beaches touching the Ionian sea in the foreground, it’s no wonder that the gorgeous resort town of Taormina has inspired artists and writers like Oscar Wilde, John Steinbeck, DH Lawrence, Truman Capote, Alexander Dumas, Paul Klee, Gustav Klimt and more. Toarmina’s treasures include its ancient Greek Theatre,
Same as S2.1 Explore Taormina above, but with the addition of a driving tour to Savoca and the Mt. Etna viewpoint. In addition to being the largest active volcano in Europe, and one of the most active volcanoes in the world, Mt. Etna is known for her astonishingly beautiful landscape and breathtaking views of the Ionian sea. If you’re in the area, experiencing
This capital city of Sicily is over 2,700 years old. Originally founded by the Phoenicians and then falling into the hands of the Carthaginians before coming under Roman rule, Palermo is a city rich in ancient history. Today Palermo is home to seven UNESCO
Same as S2.2 Palermo above with the addition of a visit to the hillside town of Monreale which lies just outside Palermo. This lovely town is best known for its Norman-Byzantine Cathedral, the Duomo di Monreale, which is an UNESCO World Heritage
The Valley of the Temples ( or Valle dei Tempi in Italian) at Agrigento form the world’s largest archeological site. An UNESCO World Heritage site since 1997, this complex is by far one of the most popular tourist attractions in Sicily.