Italy is an incredible destination and each region offers something different. The hard part is leaving. Italy a staggering number of monuments in the country, over 100,000 to be exact which include museums, churches and art galleries. Venice is our top recommended for somewhere to visit, nowhere else in the world compares, this is a city built on water where locals travel around by boat - very surreal but so beautiful. On our Italy tour directory you can find a range of sightseeing, overland and adventure tours in locations throughout Italy. From city tours to whole country tours there are trips available.
Types of Tours in Italy
We have active family adventures and also group trips where you can see places like Rome and Venice, you will get to experience the country like a local soaking up the history and atmosphere. You can also find active overland biking trips and tours allowing you to see a lot more of this country away from the tourist crowds. We list some of the worlds leading travel operators and also local travel operators in Italy who offer biking trips. Featured trips include going cycling in Tuscany in the spectacular North of the country. There are different trips for all abilities and you can join most holidays all year round. Search featured holidays where you can go cycling below or view all of our tours in Italy.
Tours in Italy for Solo Travellers
Our tours are perfect if you are travelling solo and would like to meet other people and travel in a group. You will get to meet other international travellers and get taken to the best locations in the country with an experienced guide.
Italy Budget Tours
We have a selection of tours for all budgets, so whether you are looking to explore on the cheap or you have a bit more money to spend you will be able to find a trip to match your interests. Our website features lots of cheap tours allowing you to discover the highlights of the country and not break the bank.
Italy Tours for 18 35's
Most of our tours specifically cater for the 18-35 age group and are a really popular option due to meeting other people, getting day-to-day activities, hotel check-ins, selected meals, accommodation and also transport/guides included in the price. Don't worry if you are slightly older, most tours accept all ages.
Italy Family Tours
Looking to explore with your family? Our website features specialist tours specifically for families. You will get a safe and structured authentic experience and also get lots of free time to enjoy the experience with your family.
City & Day Tours
Short for time? Want to see the highlights as quick as possible? There are day tours available to book throughout the country. Popular options include city tours where a local guide will usually show you the sights. These types of tours can be booked as part of a group or you can spend a little extra and get a private tour. Some city tours are totally free but you might be expected to give a tip.
Italy Cycle Tours
Cycle to some of the most picturesque regions of the world on active overland trips. There are departures during summer and throughout the year where you can travel on two wheels and explore places like Sardinia which is one of the most untouched regions of Europe with lots of beautiful locations waiting to be explored. You will travel from the mainland by ferry and then get to experience the laid back lifestyle of the island on this relaxed paced tour. Highlights include seeing famingos in the Sinis wetlands, visiting the ancient city ruins of Tharros and cycling through remote countryside through local villages. Prices can vary depending on the operator. Some cycling holidays in Italy travel from Tuscany overland to Florence.
Some holidays start in San Quirico, Italy where you will meet your group, which is made up of no more than 15 people per trip. You will get a taste of traditional Italian life by riding through the countryside seeing remote villages, countryside and local markets. There will be lots of stop offs on route where you will be able to enjoy the views, visit hot springs, see gothic architecture, and see art from world famous names like Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci. The trip finishes on day 8 in Florence which is one of the most picturesq areas of Italy, other places you will visit include Bagno Vignoni, Siena, Chianti and San Gimignano. You will need a moderate level of fitness to join these holidays and you can bring your own bike. Booking in advance is essential to secure your place.
Usually travellers of the same sex will share a twin room, but there is also the option to pay a little extra and get a private room. Accommodation can vary depending on the tour and location. Some tours also include homestays which allow for a facsinating cultural exchange.
Typical group sizes are around 10-18 travellers with an average of 12 but this can vary between the tour and operator.
On most tours you will travel overland in a private small tour van. For day trips and excursions sometimes you will use public transport and sometimes use internal flights to allow you to see the highlights as quick as possible.
How to Book
Thinking about making an enquiry or booking? Search our featured trips above or contact us for specific advice.
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