Fall in Love with Italy
Your Guide to Italy’s Top Cities and Destinations
You could visit Italy dozens of times and still have places left to see and cities you want to explore over and over. What are you waiting for? You know you want to come back to the land of pasta, wine, history, and warm hospitality. Dive into the city or area you want to visit below!
Amalfi Coast and Pompeii
Step foot on ancient ruins in Pompeii or climb Mt. Vesuvius to get in touch with ancient Italy—79 A.D. to be exact. Or learn how to get around the Amalfi Coast, discover where to stay in Capri, and plan what to do in Amalfi from Sorrento to Positano.
Get to know Florence’s gems at the Uffizi Gallery (Birth of Venus is waiting!) and the massive David statue at Accademia Gallery. Then explore Ponte Vecchio, the cathedral, or head afield to a vineyard since you’re in Tuscany.
Milan is the cradle of fashion, finance, and the Last Supper. We know how to spend your day in Milan, the foods you should try, and everything you need to know about da Vinci’s famous painting.
There’s no city like Rome. Come spend a few days in the heart of western civilization getting to know the streets and stones that Romans touched 2,000 years ago. Plan ahead to see the Colosseum, Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, Borghese Gallery, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon, Piazza Navona, and so much more. Plus, we have the best restaurant guides to Rome from Trastevere to the Jewish Ghetto.
The heart of Italy is the Tuscany region. With great places to stay in Piedmont, Montepulciano, Montalcino, and San Gimignano, you’ll be ready for the best stay of your life. Or use our helpful guides to Tuscany’s wine regions below.
A trip to Venice is a must since there’s no other city like it in the world. The streets—ahem—canals are the same as they were when Venice was founded in the 5th century! Get to know the most famous piazza in the world, ride a gondola, and taste the best food Venice has to offer. St. Mark’s, Doge’s Palace, and the Murano and Burano islands are waiting to greet you!
Top Tours in Northern Italy
Whether you start your tour of Italy in Venice, Milan, or Florence, we have top-rated tours in all the best cities to help you get to know this enchanting country. Weave through Cinque Terre, sip wine in Tuscany, or explore the islands of Murano and Burano in Venice.
Our “in a day” tour is best way to to see Florence’s beloved gems. Step back in time at the Uffizi Gallery, stand beneath the massive statue of David, be wowed by the Florence Cathedral, see the glittering jewels on Ponte Vecchio, and explore the side streets and markets of old town Florence. You’ll fall in love with this Renaissance city in just one day.
Tuscany Wine Tours
Explore the best that Tuscany has to offer. From wine tasting in Chianti to San Gimignano, you’ll leave Tuscany with a new appreciation for the centuries-old traditions that make unforgettable Italian wines. And of course, you’ll learn about these historic places thanks to your guide.
The Floating City may seem easy to explore since it’s smaller than other cities like Rome, but don’t be fooled. There’s plenty to learn and explore with the help of a local guide and skip-the-line entry. Discover the secrets of the Doge’s Palace, step onto the terrace of St. Mark’s Basilica, explore Murano’s glassblowing industry, and so much more.
Top Tours in Southern Italy
A trip to southern Italy is a must for anyone looking to see the best of this incredible country. The history of the Roman era is displayed throughout the Eternal City’s streets, and you can dive deep into Catholic history and art at the Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica.
And of course, you can’t ignore the most famous archaeological site at the ruins of Pompeii. From there you’re near the Amalfi Coast, home to stunning coastlines and cities like Capri, Sorrento, Positano, and more. We know Italy like the back of our hands, so trust us to make sure you create the most memorable trip to Italy ever.
You won’t believe just how many top monuments you can see in Rome in just one day. Visit St. Peter’s, the Sistine Chapel, Trevi Fountain, the Colosseum, and much more with the help of a passionate and top-rated guide. This tour gives you a great feel to the city, so it’s the perfect way to start your trip in Rome. But of course, you can choose any Vatican, Colosseum, catacomb, or food tour in Rome that sounds perfect for you!
The ruins of Pompeii have fascinated millions of visitors and you can be one of them! Whether you opt for a day trip from Rome, a trip that includes Mt. Vesuvius, or meet your guide at Pompeii, you’ll be amazed at the stories your archaeological guide will share. It’s a must-see attraction in southern Italy, so reserve ahead of time for this small group opportunity.
Amalfi Coast and Capri Tours
The sun seems to always shine on the Amalfi Coast, so it’s the perfect place to book a water tour of this stunning area of Italy. Whether you stay in Sorrento, Positano, or Amalfi, you can find the perfect tour to explore the coast, sail to Capri for the day, see the Blue Grotto, or sea kayak along the cliffs. Your time in Amalfi and Capri will be unforgettable, thanks to our top-selling tours.
Where To Stay in Positano in 2023
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Where To Stay in Sorrento in 2023
Planning to base yourself in Sorrento on the Amalfi Coast but not sure where to stay? Whether you’re looking to escape the crowds, find great hotel deals, or experience country luxury within reach of the city, there are plenty of options to explore. Our local expert has put together this guide to help you decide…
The Top 17 Things To Do in Sorrento in 2023
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The 11 Best Restaurants around Lake Como in 2023
With charming towns and picturesque mountains, Lake Como is an idyllic setting offering visitors breathtaking natural beauty, a wide range of activities and attractions, and plenty of great places to eat. However, the lake isn’t exactly small and it’s hard to know where to go for a good meal. Problem solved! Our local expert shares…
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Where To Stay in Milan in 2023
Despite its small size, Milan blends the best of Italian culture with a universal spirit. Its neighborhoods are unique, offering something for everyone. So, deciding where to book your hotel in Milan will depend on what you’d like to experience. In this guide, we share the five best areas to stay in with great accommodation…
The 11 Best Restaurants in Salerno in 2023
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There’s something extra special about seeing a world-famous painting in the exact spot that the artist created it. And that experience is even more memorable when combined with the helpful expertise of a local guide. So, what are the best tours to see da Vinci’s Last Supper? Find out here so you can choose the…
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The 11 Best Restaurants in Milan in 2023
If you are planning your trip to Milan, you might discover something different from other cities in Italy. Here, eating is not just eating, but being surrounded by local tastes while listening to jazz music after visiting a contemporary art museum or the famous Last Supper painting. As a local, I’m here to help you…
The Best Tours of St. Mark’s Basilica and Why
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How To See Milan in a Day in 2023
Milan has been an important city since Roman times. Throughout history, it has been coveted by various kings and empires due to its strategic position and wealth. Today, it remains the center of business in Italy, a fashion capital, and full of great historic sites. This is the ultimate guide to plan how to see…
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The Milan Duomo is an architectural wonder you must see when visiting Milan. Getting a bird’s eye view of the city while walking on the terraces and roof of the Duomo is a unique experience you won’t soon forget. In this guide, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know for how to visit…
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Is a Tour of Accademia To See David Worth It?
Are you interested in seeing Michelangelo’s David at Accademia in Florence but unsure if you should do a solo visit or tour? The museum that houses David is tiny, making this a valid question. This article will explain when and how it is worth joining a tour of Accademia to see Michelangelo’s David! Pro Tip:…
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How To Visit The Last Supper in Milan in 2023: Tickets, Hours, Tours, and More!
So you’re heading to Milan and you know you have to stop to see the Last Supper painting by Leonardo da Vinci. What you might not know is that tickets to see the Last Supper have to be reserved in advance, and that the famous mural is tucked away in a church you might walk…
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Is a Tour of Da Vinci’s Last Supper Worth It?
Planning to visit Milan and want to know if a guided tour of the Last Supper worth it? This article will go over what to expect from a Last Supper tour and the benefits. This way, you can decide if it’s right for you. Pro Tip: Planning what to do on your trip to Milan?…
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The 12 Best Roman Ruins You Can Visit Around Naples in 2023
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10 Archaeological Sites Near Rome You Should Visit in 2023
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Why Has Classical Sculpting in Marble Stopped?
If you’ve wondered whether classical sculpting has stopped, you’re probably not alone. The lack of classical sculpting nowadays does beg the question: Was Antonio Canova the last great marble sculptor? Whatever your take, Canova forever changed the art of sculpture. Read on to find out how! This article isn’t meant to replace a guided visit—quite…
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