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 and other activities, 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!
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.
Explore some of the best that Italy has to offer during this 15-day Italian adventure that blends a big city experience, Umbrian medieval hill towns, Tuscan countryside and the beautiful coastal villages of the Cinque Terre.
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.