Escorted tours in Italy

‚ÄĘ Luxury tailor made tours in Italy
‚ÄĘ Art and history escorted tours Italy
‚ÄĘ Religious escorted tours Italy
‚ÄĘ Golf tours and holidays in Italy
‚ÄĘ Gastronomy and wine tours Italy¬†
‚ÄĘ Senior group escorted tours Italy¬†
‚ÄĘ Jewish Heritage tours Italy
‚ÄĘ Folklore festival tours in Italy¬†
‚ÄĘ Classical music and Opear tours in Italy
‚ÄĘ New year celebration in Italy¬†
‚ÄĘ Escorted tour of Italy, Austria,Croatia
‚ÄĘ Escorted tours Sicily

ITALY LUXURY ESCORTED TOURS – TAILOR MADE TOURS ITALY

Italy luxury escorted tours  and luxury vacations in Italy: Italy can satisfy even the most discerning travelers, and our luxury escorted tours in Italy  allows you to experience its stunning beauty, ancient ruins, amazing sculptures, exquisite art, tasty cuisine, fine wines, and so much more.  Escorted group tours in Italy feature a professional tour manager to handle all of your needs and to ensure you get the most out of every location in Italy you visit on the tour. We have several amazing  escorted tours itinerary  in Italy to choose from, or we can help you organize private customized tour in Italy for your group.

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ESCORTED TOURS IN ITALY

 

Your escorted tour in Italy can be as varied and endlessly fascinating as the country itself. Whether your passion is for art and history, architecture, natural scenery, classical music, wine and gastronomy your escorted tour of Italy will be truly memorable with us.

Please contact one of  our travel specialist to help you organize customized tour in Italy for your group: info@auroramaris.com

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ITALY LUXURY ESCORTED TOURS РTAILOR MADE PRIVATE  TOURS ITALY

Your escorted tour in Italy can be as varied and endlessly fascinating as the country itself.  From unspoilt Sicily in the south to the magnificent Lakes and Alps to the north, you’ll find yourself inspired at every turn by the charm and beauty of Italy.

VENICE – tour highlights

Tour in Venice is simply unique. Architectural treasures abound in St Mark‚Äôs Square, from the magnificent St Mark‚Äôs Basilica to the lavish Doge‚Äôs Palace, and the sight of the Rialto Bridge spanning the Grand Canal is unforgettable. Visit picturesque Murano island in the Venice lagoon – an island caught in time famous for its exquisite glassware. For art lovers, visit Accademia, with its world class masterpieces, or the Guggenheim for modern art. Embark on a romantic gondola ride through the charismatic canals of Venice while musicians serenade you with some of Italy’s best loved songs.

EMILIA ROMAGNA : Bologna, Parma, Modena, Ravenna

Tour of Emilia Romagna: Bologna, Parma, Modena, Ravenna РEnjoy Sightseeing tour of historic Bologna, Italy’s gastronomic capital, seeing the stunning medieval centre and unique portico lined streets; See Ravenna’s unmissable 6th century mosaics, the world’s finest and a pinnacle of Byzantine art; visit the Ferrari Museum in Maranello, dedicated to the brand synonymous with luxury, glamour and speed. Visit Parma, a name synonymous the world over with wonderful Prosciutto and Parmigiano reggiano cheese; visit Modena and  local producer of Balsamic Vinegar with tasting.

ROME – tour highlights

Join us on ¬†tour around Rome‘s¬†classical antiquities,¬†medieval buildings,¬†Renaissance palaces and¬†intricate Baroque piazzas. Enjoy guided tour of Ancient Rome ‚Äď home to the Colosseum, the Forum, Pantheon and capital of the ancient world‚Äôs mightiest Empire. Visit to the Villa Borghese, housing some of the city‚Äôs finest museums. Explore the Vatican Museums and view the imposing St. Peter’s Basilica, the largest in the world.

TUSCANY – Florence, Lucca, Pisa, Siena – tour highlights

Tuscany tour, visit Florence, Lucca, Siena, Pisa: Guided tour of Florence, known as the ‚ÄėCradle of the Renaissance‚Äô, with its palaces and squares, magnificent cathedral and superb art collections in the Accademia and Uffizi galleries. See the baptistery with its beautiful ‘Gates of Paradise’ and Giotto’s splendid bell tower. Walk on to Piazza della Signoria¬†with its open-air gallery of Renaissance sculptures

Visit Lucca, birthplace of the great composer Puccini, Pisa with its bizarre leaning tower and Siena famous for its cuisine, art, museums,  and the Palio, a horse race held twice a year.

SICILY – escorted tour highlights

Join our escorted tours of Sicily and enjoy guided tour of Agrigento‚Äôs ancient Greek Valley of the Temples, one of the world‚Äôs greatest archaeological sites;¬†Visit to Palermo, Sicily‚Äôs capital with its gorgeous medieval and baroque centre;¬†Visit stunning Taormina and ¬†enjoy guided excursion to Mount Etna ‚Äď Europe‚Äôs largest active volcano. Enjoy guided tour of Piazza Armerina, ¬†a remarkably preserved Roman villa with stunning frescoes and ancient mosaics; ¬†Guided tour of Monreale‚Äôs medieval cathedral with the world‚Äôs finest medieval mosaics.¬†Visit Siracusa ‚Äď one of the Ancient Greek empire‚Äôs richest city‚Äôs and home of Archimedes

Our escorted tours in Italy cover every corner of the country, including major cities such as Rome, Florence, Venice, and Milan and small countryside locations like those found in Tuscany or Umbria.

UNIQUE TAILOR MADE TOURS IN ITALY

  • Tailor made tour : Italian Cities of Art

    Italy has been, since antiquity, the center of history, culture and art. Artistic wonders can be found everywhere, and every corner of the country holds countless and wonderful surprises. Italy offers a rich combination of masterpieces from different areas, blending landscape and culture, history and art, architecture and city planning Рit offers an exciting journey through time, from the Ancient Greeks and Romans to the present day, which is also filled by a wealth of art and culture.

    ROME, FLORENCE, ASSISI, VENICE, SIENA, PISA, and NAPLES are Italian most renowned cities of art, but the whole country can boast towns of breathtaking beauty.

    Italy‚Äôs World Heritage Sites are well-known. The Dolomites; The City of Verona;¬†Ferrara and the Po River Delta; the Historic Centers of San Gimignano,¬†Florence¬†and¬†Rome;¬†Hadrian’s Villa¬†and the¬†Villa D‚ÄôEste¬†at Tivoli; the archaeological area of¬†Pompeii, Herculaneum and Torren¬†Annunziata; ¬†the¬†Sassi¬†(rupestrian architecture and churches) of Matera; the¬†Amalfi Coast¬†are just some among many others.

    For music lovers, the festivals and operatic seasons offered by Milan’s La Scala and the Verona Arena are unique.

  • Tailor made tour : Italian lakes Como, Maggiore, Garda

    Italian  great lakes, Lakes Como, Lake Maggiore and Lake Garda, are the largest lakes in Italy, and have always been a major holiday destination. Their fame has never stopped growing.

    Lake Garda

    For art and history lovers, Lake Garda offers an attractive leap into the past: medieval villages clustered between walls and towers, and Veronese and Venetian castles recall memorable battles and great leaders. The elegant villas, favoured by royalty and the scene of important historic events, are evidence of wealth and power in times of peace.

    Lake Maggiore

    Visit  famous destinations like Stresa, Ascona and Locarno and enjoy boat trip across Lake Maggiore  to admire the Borromean islands, the castles of Cannero, the Brissago islands and fascinating shorelines dotted with picturesque towns and villages.

    Lake Como

    Admire the beauty of Lake Como, its unspoilt landscapes, its banks filled with luxuriant vegetation, sumptuous villas and small villages of rare beauty.

  • Tailor made tour : Southeren Italy

    Escorted tour to unspoiled Italy РPuglia and Basilicata : discover breath-taking scenery,  beautiful historic towns and villages, stunning coastline. Visit the famous Trulli and Sassi houses  and enjoy lunch at a masseria.

      • Discover the UNESCO-listed wonders of Matera’s sassi cave dwellings
      • Explore the stunning hill-town of Ostuni, with its labyrinthine maze of narrow streets
      • Visit local olive oil producer and sample the olive oil that is produced in this region fort centuries
      • See Alberobello’s traditional, conical Trulli houses
      • Discover and explore Baroque treasure-chest, Lecce
      • Visit Bari – the vibrant Adriatic port, with the stunning Basilica di San Nicola – final resting place of the saint known as ‘Santa Claus’
      • Exploring the beautiful Gargano peninsula and visit the spectacular caves and grottoes of the Gargano coastline
      • Visit picturesque coastal town of Trani and Castel del Monte- one of Italy‚Äôs finest castles, built by Emperor Frederick II.
      • Visit Martina Franca, where Moorish influences have created a town of medieval palaces and churches and whose houses decorated with wrought-iron balconies could lead you to believe you are in Andalucia as you explore.

    You will experience the very best of this unspoiled region on our escorted tours of Puglia and Basilicata custom made for your group.

  • Tailor made tours : Tour of trentino Alto Adige

    Trentino Alto Adige is situated in the very north of Italy bordering Austria and Switzerland, and is best known for the beauty of its peaks.¬†Land of confluence¬†between Latin and Nordic worlds, Trentino Alto Adige is the guardian of a remarkable cultural heritage, made up of prehistoric evidence, charming castles, sanctuaries and towns with great historical and artistic significance. ¬†Numerous sanctuaries also sprinkle the landscape, including the¬†Montagnaga di Pin√®¬†,¬†Madonna del Monte¬†di Rovereto,¬†Hermitage of San Colombano …

      • Visit ¬†Trento, known as the meeting place of¬†the Ecumenical Council ; the city boasts a¬†Lombard Romanesque cathedral and the¬†Buonconsiglio Castle.
      • Visit¬†Bolzano, the ‚ÄúGateway to the Dolomites‚ÄĚ and symbol of the fusion of Latin and Germanic cultures, as can be seen in the Gothic cathedral.
      • Visit Rovereto,¬†with its museums, castles, the¬†St. Colombiano Hermitage, ¬†Rosmini‚Äôs ¬†residence with a historical library, and the MART¬†Museum. Discover the historical places and the memories of the First World War, like the Bell of the Peace.¬†Enjoy your tour in¬†Vallagarina: where nature, culture and taste meet together!
      • Visit¬†Riva del Garda, with the Pretorio Palace and its austere yet elegant 13th-Century fortress, the Rocca.

    Trentino Alto Adige is home to a wide array of events: from the traditional Christmas markets of Bolzano,Merano and Roverto to the festival of San Vigilio in Trento, as well as local festivals and countless fairs dedicated to wine, chestnuts, mushrooms and other excellent local products.

  • Tailor made tours: Piedmont

    Tour to Piedmont – Italy’s northwest region bordering with ¬†Switzerland and France, is unique experience. Enjoy visit to ancient villages and castles, the magnificent scenery of the Langhe, Roero and Monferrato, which has become a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    These areas produce wines of international quality and excellence ‚Äď such as Barolo, Barbaresco, Asti Spumante and Barbera d‚ÄôAsti ‚Äď rooted on the deep knowledge of the vines cultivated here for centuries like Nebbiolo, Moscato Bianco, Barbera.

    If you are looking for health and wellness on your holiday, you can choose one of the renowned spas of the region, such as Acqui Terme, surrounded by the striking remains of a Roman aqueduct.

     

  • Tour to Umbria : Perugia , Assisi,¬†Spoleto

    The charm of Umbria derives from its fusion of art, nature, peace and calm, the inspirations behind its various localities that comprise Renaissance masterpieces and small Medieval towns embedded in the hills. Umbria is perfect for those who love nature and want to discover its woods, castles and sanctuaries.

    Tour to  Assisi, the birthplace of St Francis of Assisi, patron saint of Italy. Assisi is home of famous Basilica di San Francesco Рone of the most important sites of Christian pilgrimage in Italy, and  a UNESCO World Heritage. Pilgrims and visitors flock from around to world to view the tomb of St. Francis of Assisi and to admire the spectacular frescoes Рmost notably works by Giotto.

    Tour to Perugia,the art and cultural center of Umbria, world-famous for its chocolates . Enjoy guided tour of ¬†Perugia historic center and ¬†discover piazzas framed by fine mansions and a host of Etruscan and Roman monuments.¬†Visit Perugina Chocolate Museum, located inside the factory that produces the famous chocolate and hazelnut Baci ‚Äėkisses‚Äô.

    Tour to ¬†Orvieto – an ancient Umbrian town. Here you’ll find a stunning Gothic cathedral, an underground network of Etruscan caves and tunnels, and¬†the famous white wine – Orvieto Classico.

  • Tailor made tour Liguria : Sanremo – Cinque Terre – Genova – Portofino

    Enjoy tailor made tour to Italian coastline, from sparkling Sanremo to rocky Cinque Terre. You‚Äôll explore the maritime history of Italy’s first port Genova, ¬†and stroll along the sandy beaches and shady promenades of Sanremo, famous for its flowers and sunshine. Visit Cinque Terre, these 5 fishermen villages, symbolize a group unique in the World for its beautiful landscape and the medieval style of their buildings. Admire Portofino and its colorful houses, pass through idyllic fishing villages, and watch the waves lap into charming ports.

    Other highlights of Liguria tour include the magnificent Riviera villages of Santa Margarita Ligure, Portovenere, Camogli , Sestri Levante and historic ports of  La Spezia.

 

Luxury  escorted tours of Italy will take you to the magnificent Amalfi Coast, historic Pisa, scenic Lake Como, the Isle of Capri, mysterious Pompeii, the fascinating islands of Sicily, and all those other places you’ve dreamed of visiting on your  tour of Italy.

 

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