A cultural powerhouse famed for its legendary art and architecture, glorious landscapes and gourmet food and wine, Italy offers a wealth of activity options for visitors. Our carefully chosen excursions offer a deeper insight into the country's most famous attractions and give a local perspective on life in this fascinating destination. You can explore the backstreets of Rome on a Vespa, go truffle hunting in Tuscany, or revel in a spectacular opera performance in Verona’s Roman amphitheatre. The options are endless, and whether you learn to cook with a local family, go wine tasting on the slopes of Mt Vesuvius or join a workshop on traditional mask making in Venice, Italy's rich history and culture is revealed at every turn.
Ideas for experiencing Italy
The experiences you have as you travel often hold the longest memories. As part of their research trips, our specialists seek out authentic ways to get to know Italy, and the best local guides. These activities reflect some of the experiences they've most enjoyed.