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Activities & Transport
- Meet the Locals
- Car with driver
Main travel focus
Food Lovers' Italy
- Florentine Steak in Florence
- Truffle Hunting in Tuscany
- Prosciutto and Parmeggiano Regiano in Parma
- Pasta Making in Rome
Italian Food. Need we say more? Italian cuisine is one of the few that is savoured all over the globe, and there is no better place to indulge in it than its country of origin. This trip will take you to Florence and Rome, with day trips that will keep you filled with all kinds of delicacies from arrival to departure, while seeing some cool sights along the way!
Journey to Parma to learn about ham and cheese production. Go truffle hunting in Tuscany and drive through the hills of Chianti to taste incredible wine.
Learn to make pasta in Rome and eat as much as you can! You'll never forget this amazing culinary adventure in Italy.
- Concierge service
- 9 nights accommodation in a double room in 5-star hotels with breakfast
- Private, English-speaking guides for each tour
- All entrance fees
- Private transfers in an air-conditioned car to and from the airport
- Private transfers in an air-conditioned car to and from the train station
- High-speed trains between the cities
- City tax for hotels
- Any special events not included in the itinerary
- Private transfer to the meeting point of your tour or back to your hotel after the tour
Example Trip to customize
Welcome to Italy!
Welcome to Italy! It's time to start your luxury vacation. The first stop is the incredible city of Florence. You'll be taken by private transport from the airport to your hotel, where you can take some time to settle in and relax before we take you to have your first bites of Italy's exquisite cuisine.
This first dinner will take place at a traditional Florentine restaurant, famous for its warm atmosphere and fabulous meals with delectable wine. It's the perfect introduction to this beautiful city.
See and Taste the Best of Florence
On your first full day in Italy, you can explore the main sights of Florence. Take a walk to Piazza Della Signoria where your local guide will show you around and explain the city's history. Next, visit the Ponte Vecchio bridge where you can barter for local crafts and buy fine jewelry in the shops.
In the afternoon, the food fun begins. You'll taste the best local Florentine cuisine on our delicious Florence evening food four. Sample Tuscan wine and truffles, Florentine meat, pasta, and Italian desserts. You will be sure to return to your hotel with your stomach pleasantly full.
Cheese and Ham in Parma
You’ll explore the town famous around the world for its mouthwatering prosciutto ham and Parmesan cheese: Parma! Your private driver will be yours for the whole day and a personal guide will take you to visit a Parma ham factory and a Parmesan cheese factory for tastings. Next, you'll visit Parma’s historic center to marvel at its hidden artistic treasures and splendor!
Have lunch in a renovated barn at an Agriturismo with a spectacular view over the Parma Valley.
Pay a visit to a cheese and ham factory located in the hills of Parma. Your guide will introduce you to two family-run producers of ham and parmesan cheese to learn about the production processes, meet the local cooperative group, and of course, do some more tastings!
Truffle Hunting in Tuscany
An exciting adventure awaits you in the forests of Tuscany! You'll spend the day partaking in a truly Italian activity: truffle hunting. Spend time in the forest searching for this amazing and delicious delicacy, typical of the region.
Later, you will have dinner in an amazing restaurant called Hostaria del Benandante. Not stopping here would be missing out on an exceptional experience which will let you savour local ingredients along with local beers and wines. Once again, you'll return to your hotel will a full stomach and a big smile!
Drink Wine and Explore in the Chianti Hills
You'll head out on a day trip to from Florence through Tuscany, traveling through the Chianti Hills and stopping at one of the best places for wine tasting in the region.
You will also fill up on the traditional Tuscan food, including wild board, offered by restaurants around the countryside.
Later, your driver will take you to explore the village of San Gimignano and visit an organic farmhouse in the heart of Chianti. After all, if you visit this region without sampling the local nectar, can you really say you've experienced the magic of Tuscany?
Welcome to Magical Rome
Welcome to Rome, where the pizza and the pasta are king and queen! Rome is the home of gladiatorial tales and artistic masterpieces by the likes of Michelangelo and Bernini! You'll enjoy a short city tour with your local guide before heading to the Colle del Gianicolo. The view from the Gianicolo is truly breathtaking!
In the afternoon, you'll have some free time to roam the city as you wish. Make sure to ask your guide for restaurant recommendations, as he knows all the best spots in the city to eat your fill! In the evening, head back to your hotel with a cone of lip-smacking gelato in hand. There's no better way to end a night in Italy!
Learn How to Make Tagliatelle Pasta From Scratch
Today you'll explore Rome's best sites with your local guide on a comprehensive city tour. While exploring the main areas of the city, learn about the rich history behind the architecture and attractions that you’ll see up close. After a thorough walking tour, your guide will lead you to a local kitchen.
But this time, before you sit down to eat, you'll put your kitchen skills to work! You'll learn how to make fresh tagliatelle pasta from scratch with your group. And what would an Italian meal be without dessert? After your pasta creation, you'll also learn how to prepare some delicious tiramisu.
Craft Cocktail Tour at Night
Today, you'll have free time in Rome to do whatever you like! Visit the Colosseum and the Forum and explore some of the exciting history of the city. Enjoy a delicious pasta lunch at a streetside cafe.
At night, the Roman locals like to hit the town! You'll join them on a private walking tour to discover some of the best cocktail bars, beginning at the golden hour when the city transitions from the workday to evening.
You'll experience Rome's cocktail culture as you visit four different "locali" in three different neighborhoods. As you enjoy cocktails and aperitivo snacks prepared by the best bartenders in Italy, you'll also learn about Rome's rich history and folklore. This is one of the best ways to see Rome at night!
Food, Food, and More Food!
Today is, once again, all about the food! Led by a local food expert, experience Rome's local foodie districts, including Trastevere and Campo de’ Fiori, for a taste of pizza, gelato, wine, and pasta. Eat your way through these charming districts and taste some of the best meals in all of Rome.
In the evening, the food tours continue! A stay in Italy isn’t complete without a multi-course Roman dinner. Sit down and relax in a friendly local restaurant to savour an antipasto starter, two popular Roman pastas, a traditional meat dish, wine, and a "digestivo."
Local Bars Near the Trevi Fountain
On your last day, we will do something very special. Amid the enchanting alleyways of Rome’s historical center in the neighborhood surrounding the Trevi Fountain are some of Rome’s best-kept secrets. Tonight you will visit a local bar that prides itself in its delectable wine and tasty food thoughtfully paired with its flavours.
Of course, you'll also visit the Trevi Fountain. It is the largest Baroque fountain in the city and one of the most famous fountains in the world. Since you'll see it after dinner, you'll have the chance to admire it by moonlight.
It's the perfect way to end the evening before heading back to your hotel to prepare for your departure the next morning.