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Make the most of our guides’ expert knowledge with three of our most popular excursions in one excellent package! Get a feel for the real Florence in intimate groups as you explore the city’s world-famous art and architecture.
The very best of Italy. 9 great tours, smaller groups and the best guides!
Our most popular tours in Venice, Rome and Florence plus return transfer to Venice's fascinating Murano Island to see glass artisans at work.
Enjoy the very best urban and rural landscapes and save with this discount package. A knowledgeable guide will lead you on four excellent excursions, including the Uffizi Gallery and Accademia Museum, as well as a full-day exploring three Tuscan hilltop towns.
Savour the sights, smells and tastes of the region on this visit to three captivating hilltop towns. Our small-group expeditions, led by fabulous local guides, also offer a delicious lunch and wine tasting at a traditional estate.
Join the fun – we offer the chance to experience the entertaining walking adventure featured on numerous TV documentaries. Highly recommended by just about every major travel guide, our exploration of the city’s streets is a great way to learn about its fascinating past.
Ours is the only guided visit that covers both levels of the iconic Uffizi Gallery, giving you the best view of art’s greatest masterpieces. As featured in a BBC World documentary with Michael Palin, it offers easy access to the world-famous art museum.
Visit the Accademia and watch art and history be brought to life by our guides. Ours is the only tour that focuses solely on Michelangelo and his statue of David, allowing you to marvel at the masterpiece and discover its story in a small group.
Experience the beauty and romance of Florence with your own personal guide when you book a place on this discounted package that explores the city’s intimate ancient stories. Join our local experts for six hours of the best sites and scenes, including the historical centre and the two world-renowned museums - the Uffizi Gallery and the Accademia Gallery Museum.
See Florence’s urban history come to life on this exclusive guided visit of the historic centre that also includes a viewing of Michelangelo's original David at the Accademia. Focusing on the historically-rich areas north of the river and to the west of Santa Croce, you’ll be flipping through the proverbial pages of over 2,000 years of tantalizing history.
From the shocking lifestyles of the rich and famous to the seedy underbelly of the city’s past, this absolute first for Florence tours invites you to hear about the scandals that rocked the Renaissance.
Discover quintessential Tuscany in the company of an intimate group, led by one of our experts. Hiking on winding country paths, unsurpassed stunning rural vistas, a famous hilltop town, an exclusive Renaissance villa, and a delicious regional restaurant lunch with wine all await you.
Riding out from Florence, experience a fun and fabulous half-day ride through the splendid countryside. With a traditional lunch at a famous restaurant and a cellar visit and wine tasting at a stunning Renaissance villa, this excursion will exercise your legs and your tastebuds!
The charming medieval Oltrarno quarter hides a dark and mysterious past. Let our experts lead you through its intriguing history on this unique twilight adventure, before taking the edge off with a glass of Italian wine.
Step back in time through more than 2,000 years of tantalising and tumultuous history to find out how this glorious city became one of the most important art centres of all time. See fabulous masterpieces and hear about the astounding events that happened here which shocked the Florentines...
Experience the beauty and authenticity of Italy’s most beloved region. Enjoy a full-day’s exploration of this stunning landscape during a visit that is professionally tailored for you. Take in breathtaking views complete with the tapestry of vineyards and shimmering olive groves. This truly authentic experience will lead you through amazing medieval hilltop towns to explore the beautiful frescoes that adorn the walls of many of the local churches. Afterwards, sample some regional wines during lunch at one of the nearby traditional Tuscan estates.
'Cerca Trova' – seek and ye shall find. On this excursion, see the sites that inspired the author Dan Brown to write Inferno, and have a glimpse through the eyes of the protagonist, the fictional sleuth Robert Langdon.
If you’re short on time, we have the ideal excursion for you. Our good-humoured guide will accompany you on a 2.5 hour walk around the city to take in its sites and stories, as well as giving you pre-reserved access to the Accademia.
Explore one of Tuscany’s most charming hilltop towns, with an expert tour guide.
On this 3-hour walking tour you will hear murder stories, see relics of famous saints, learn about the famous annual ‘Palio' horse race and much more!
A relaxing evening walk around Florence’s most charming, fascinating and historic quarter, the Oltrarno, concluding with a pre-dinner drink in a charming local establishment. Experience the dark, medieval past as it is brought to life during this unique exploration of the little-known but notable quarter.
See the magnificent Leaning Tower of Pisa with your own private tour guide.
No visit to Italy is complete without making the pilgrimage to see the Leaning Tower, a sublime accident, an icon of cityscape beauty and an astonishing monument to human will.
Choose your very own Tuscan wine adventure!
Visit vineyards and wineries in the stunningly beautiful and world-famous Tuscan wine production zones with an expert in Italian wines as your private tour guide.
A most memorable and captivating evening awaits you in Florence with our wine tasting and speaker event, with the participation of distinguished patron presenters such as Prince Duccio Corsini, Count Niccolò Capponi and Count Sebastiano Capponi.
Delve into Italy's passionate love affair with food and the intimate role it plays in the country’s culture. Spend a morning with a local foodie sampling Italian delicacies and the fresh local ingredients. Learn the secrets behind creating traditional and delicious Tuscan feasts.
Step out of the classroom and onto the city streets on this unique and interactive Italian lesson. Great for all levels, from absolute beginners to more experienced Italian language enthusiasts, this is a relaxed but informative language class that teaches you the essential phrases for everyday living in Italy.
This informal yet informative lesson will lead you through the basic techniques of one of the most pleasant professions in the world – that of Sommelier! Our friendly expert will invite you to taste three traditional Italian wines, imparting their valuable wisdom as they go.
Our unparalleled guides will unveil the secrets of one of the oldest monuments in the city, the Baptistery, plus the newly-renovated Opera del Duomo Museum. Don’t miss the chance to access the crypt of the cathedral, Brunelleschi's Dome and climb Giotto's Bell Tower at your own leisure.
Delve into Italy's great culinary history on this great one-day cookery course in Tuscany. In the kitchen of a historic 13th century Tuscan Villa estate, learn the culinary secrets behind the world-famous Tuscan cuisine as you prepare an unforgettable traditional 5-course meal.
Learn to prepare a delicious 4-course meal comprised of traditional Tuscan recipes, in the kitchen of a historic 13th century Tuscan villa estate. Discover the secrets behind making a delectable traditional meal in a cookery experience suitable for all skill levels.
Have your children explore and learn more about Florence with our great guides on our tours designed to engage even the youngest of travellers.
Our guides are wonderful at bringing the past to life with fascinating and fun tales.
Enjoy a fabulous half day bike tour through the Chianti countryside.
Stunning views of classic Chianti countryside, gourmet lunch, wine and olive oil tasting, Tuscan villa cellar visit, the most beautiful church in Tuscany and a great bi-lingual guide.
A lesson in how to turn the most simplest ingredients into delectable Italian dishes.
Discover how to make three kinds of fantastic home-made pasta plus perfectly paired sauces, as well as a delicious Italian dessert!
The great Baroque artist who truly upset the establishment.
Artemisia Gentileschi broke many boundaries during the Renaissance, not least for being a female artist accepted into the Accademia di Arte del Disegno.
Set off on a discovery of the evolution of style, sashaying through the colourful past of Italian fashion.
Explore the lives and styles of two of the most creative minds the fashion world has ever seen.
This unique insider's tour led by an Italian prince will have you becoming a personal “stakeholder” in the vintage of a prestigious wine: your own piece of Tuscany to treasure as you tour the most magnificent wine estate in Tuscany.
Tour the splendid palace built by the wealthy Pitti family - Medici rivals - in the 15th century.
Today, the Pitti Palace is the biggest museum complex in Florence, housing 5 museums with a diverse collection of art and artefacts ranging from the opulent private living quarters to 16th and 17th century paintings (in the Palatine Gallery) and even a Costume Gallery.
This is the only bicycle expedition to include a swim and the time to laze away the afternoon! Enjoy a leisurely ride from Florence Tuscan countryside, before stopping at a historic estate for a cellar visit, wine tasting, traditional lunch and access to the estate pool.
Partake in the search for a lost Leonardo Da Vinci Masterpiece, "La battaglia di Anghiari".
Experience the thrill of being on the spot of an exciting investigation into the whereabouts of the greatest masterpiece ever done, lost for over five centuries in a stunning medieval palace in Florence.
The world’s leading 'art sleuth' will lead you on a visit through a world-heritage listed landmark while you learn about his work to solve the last truly great art mystery: the search for Leonardo Da Vinci's greatest missing masterpiece.
Housing one of the world's most famous statues - Michelangelo's David - the Accademia museum is a must-see for any visit to Florence.
Whilst you don't want to skip seeing this masterpiece, you may want to skip the longest lines to enter. Book ahead for the fastest entry possible.
Explore the quiet and calm of the city during the most tranquil moment of the day on our unique jogging expedition. See the façades of some of the most breathtaking buildings illuminated by the first rays of Tuscan sunshine and glimpse the most famous piazzas bathed in early-morning light. An opportunity not to be missed.
Be involved in finding a lost Leonardo Da Vinci masterpiece and enjoy our internationally renowned Uffizi Gallery tour.
All major international news agencies are poised to catch the latest findings and National Geographic has purchased film rights to cover the search.
You don't have to be a science buff to appreciate this wondrous and well-organised little gem of a museum.
The Museo Galileo is home to the only surviving instruments designed and built by Galileo Galileo himself. Step back in time as you explore the wonders of the Galileo Museum with your own private tour guide.
Enjoy a slice of the good life on this ultimate local experience. Be treated to a wine tasting of a traditional estate’s award-winning wines, as well as a cellar visit and gourmet lunch, before having time to laze beside a private pool with stunning views of hilly countryside.
Immerse yourself in the classic Tuscan countryside for a few hours. Relax poolside at an exclusive private estate with stunning views of the landscape. What’s more, you can also enjoy a traditional lunch with superb local wine!
Visit two exclusive private Renaissance Villa estates in the heart of Chianti for wine tastings and an extra olive oil tasting.
Truly enjoy some of the best sights and traditional tastes of Tuscany's famous wine country whilst being guided through the stunning historic wine and olive oil cellars.
Utilise our expertise by having us design that special unforgettable experience of a lifetime for you.
Whether you wish to bike ride through the Tuscan hills, treat your family to the art cities, experience Italy's rich gourmet and wine heritage, explore your artistic side, or have a romantic honeymoon vacation, we can arrange it all.
A private, interactive performance in historically-correct, high-quality costume in a famous Florentine Museum.
You and your group will also have exclusive access to secret corridors and be able to speak with a ‘Renaissance figure’ about life in times past.
One of the last great artisanal perfumers of Europe, an Italian nobleman-philosopher turned world-renowned master parfumier, will explore your memories, wishes and hopes to create your all natural haute couture perfume, in the atelier of a Renaissance palazzo with stunning views over Florence.
Utilizing our exclusive contacts, we will create the Italian experience of your dreams. You'll enjoy exclusive access to private palaces all over Italy. You'll also meet the aristocratic and ancient families that have cared for their historic residences for hundreds of years. The possibilities are endless!
Tour one of the oldest monuments in Florence, the Baptistery, the cathedral and crypt, plus the newly-renovated Opera del Duomo Museum, with the best guides of Florence!
Also offers you access to Brunelleschi's Dome and to climb Giotto's Bell Tower at your own leisure.
Your guide on this exclusive experience will be an internationally-renowned wine expert specialised on Tuscan wines.
Tuscany’s top wine producers will open their Tuscan wine estate doors to you, as you meet Italy’s most famous wine-producing families and taste their surperb wines on this exclusive Tuscan wine tasting class.
Visit the enchanting city of Lucca.
This is one of only a very few cities left in all of Italy to still be surrounded by ancient Renaissance walls, allowing it to retain much of its original distinctive character.