6 Days of Italian Exploration

August 3 - 9, 2025

Get ready to embark on an unforgettable journey through one of the world's most enchanting destinations—Italy! 

Ready for an unforgettable journey through Italy?

This captivating land travel expedition promises to unveil Italy's rich history, breathtaking landscapes, and unparalleled cultural treasures.

This meticulously crafted journey combines luxury, adventure, history, nature, and culture, offering a unique and enriching experience.

During this trip, you'll explore Italy's breathtaking landscapes, delve into its fascinating history, indulge in its renowned cuisine and wines, and, most importantly, connect with local communities—an essential aspect of authentic travel.

Explore the heart of this extraordinary country, where every corner holds a new story waiting to be discovered. 

Prepare for an immersive experience that will leave you enchanted and inspired by Italy's timeless allure.

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You arrive in Rome! 

After settling in, you join a guided walking tour of Rome's iconic landmarks. Visit the majestic Colosseum and imagine the gladiatorial spectacles of ancient Rome.

  • Lunch at a Local Trattoria:

    • Enjoy a delicious Italian lunch at a charming trattoria, savoring authentic Roman cuisine and local specialties.
  • Explore the Historic Center:

    • Stroll through the historic center, admiring the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, and Pantheon. Immerse yourself in the captivating atmosphere of this ancient city.
  • Evening Welcome Reception:

    • Conclude the day with a welcome reception, where you can meet fellow travelers and our knowledgeable guides. Enjoy Italian wine and hors d'oeuvres as you anticipate the adventures ahead.
Meet your Host

Gayle Hurst - IPTALY Luxury Travel

I understand the challenges of finding time for a vacation, only to be overwhelmed by planning and disappointed with the outcome. That's why I offer specialized curated group trips, such as my upcoming adventure in Italy.

I'm committed to ensuring your vacation is exceptional.

Join me for an unforgettable journey through Italy that promises memories to treasure forever.

Explore the Grand Canal

No visit to Venice is complete without a boat ride along the iconic Grand Canal. This main waterway winds its way through the heart of the city, flanked by magnificent palaces and historic buildings. Hop aboard a vaporetto (waterbus) or glide along in a gondola for a leisurely tour, passing under elegant bridges like the famous Rialto Bridge.

Visit the Rialto Market

Food enthusiasts will delight in a visit to the Rialto Market. This bustling marketplace has been in operation for centuries and offers a vibrant array of fresh produce, seafood, and local specialties. Join the locals in shopping for ingredients or simply soak in the lively ambiance.

Immerse Yourself in Venetian Art and Culture

Venice is a city steeped in art and culture. Don't miss the Gallerie dell'Accademia, housing a superb collection of Venetian paintings from the 14th to 18th centuries. For modern art lovers, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection features works by Picasso, Pollock, and Dalí in a stunning waterfront palazzo.

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