We’ll go beyond relentlessly modern Milan and serenely ancient Venice to explore charming small towns as well as Italy’s spectacular northern lakes. The Lombardy and Emilia-Romagna regions offer richly varied cuisine and a distinctive array of wines. We’ll explore the cultural and gastronomic treasures of both regions and spend 10 nights in beautiful and charming accommodations quaint towns and a lakeside retreat.
Join Viaggi di Gusto and A Pig in a Fur Coat’s Chef Dan Bonanno on a culinary adventure to Italy! The tour will feature stays at a Masseria (country home), and historical hotels in Umbria and Puglia, special gourmet meals, cooking class, truffle hunt, and visits to local wineries, olive oil producer, food producers and local shops/butcher shops.
We'll return in spring to Sicily, one of Italy’s most beautiful and distinctive islands, to explore its culture, history, food and wine. This exclusive trip will be packed with up-close experiences such as wine tastings, a cooking class, visits to some of the world’s most impressive archeological sites, and a visit to Mount Etna, Europe’s most active volcano. DETAILS COMING! EMAIL OR CHECK BACK.
Realize your dream of exploring beautiful Tuscany. Sample the region’s best food and wine with visits to local wine and food producers. Learn the secrets of Tuscan cooking with fun, hands-on classes taught by charming local chefs. Sample the region’s famous wines. Explore quaint medieval villages, such as San Gimignano, Volterra and the wine town of Bolgheri. Your home base for this luxurious tour will be a gorgeous villa located in the Tuscan countryside. DETAILS COMING! EMAIL OR CHECK BACK.
We'll dive deep into the Amalfi Coast and visit stunning seaside villages, sample local wine and seafood, cruise the crystal-clear blue waters, and explore places such as Pompeii and luxurious Capri. In addition, we’ll visit some of the lesser-known and traveled areas of this beautiful region, with plenty of time to take in the dramatic views of the coast. Details coming!
Our always-popular "Best of Italy" tour returns next year. Explore some of the best that Italy has to offer during this 13-day Italian adventure that blends a big-city experience, Umbrian medieval hill towns, Tuscan countryside and the beautiful coastal villages of the Cinque Terre. Spend 12 nights in charming accommodations that include Tuscan villas, country estates and medieval restored castles. DETAILS COMING! EMAIL OR CHECK BACK.
This all-new excursion combines two incredible places — Sicily and the Amalfi Coast. We’ll begin our trip in Sicily, one of Italy’s most beautiful and distinctive islands. This exclusively escorted trip will be packed with up-close experiences in Sicilian culture, history, food and wine. We’ll also travel to the spectacular Amalfi Coast where there will be plenty of time to relax and enjoy its beauty and stunning scenery. The trip includes fascinating tours but also allows plenty of time to relax, shop or explore on your own—and promises to be a once-in-a-lifetime travel experience!
Go beyond serenely ancient Venice to explore charming small towns as well as Italy’s spectacular northern lakes. The Lombardy and Veneto regions offer richly varied cuisine and a distinctive array of wines. We’ll sample plenty of both as we enjoy the spectacular scenery along our journey.