ITALY | ALL TOURS
Make your dreams come true with one of our exclusive walking and hiking tours in Italy, in some of the country’s most wonderful regions. Renowned wines, fine authentic cuisine, history, culture, traditions, divine natural beauty, scenic paths. Italian Lakes, Piemonte (a.k.a. Piedmont), Valle d’Aosta, Amalfi Coast. A wonderful array of destinations and exciting activities.
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The glittering gold of sunlight, the turquoise and emerald green shades of the Mediterranea Sea, and the pastel colours of the houses paint like a magic palette the Italian Riviera. Come and find out why the Cinque Terre and the Portofino harbour are such an irresistible magnet. Discover the enchanting small town of Camogli, and encounter a real slice of Paradise in the process.
Hidden valleys, architectural jewels, splendid panoramas of the Appenninni Mountains, outstanding gastronomy, deep-rooted traditions and welcoming local people. This is Emilia Romagna, a pristine region, unknown to most, home to strong culinary institutions, Parmesan cheese and balsamic vinegar. Visit colourful Bologna, seat of the oldest Western university.
An exceptional hiking tour and an exploration of the Canavese and Biellese, two of the lesser known, off-the-beaten path areas of Piemonte. “At the foot of the mountain”, as the region’s name suggests, they are full of history, and a real Mecca for walkers, hikers, and nature lovers alike. And, let’s not forget – this is still Piemonte, home to fabulous food and excellent wines!
Explore Valle d’Aosta, the smallest region in Italy, and find out why the first Italian national park is named “Paradise”. Moderate hikes, vantage points with outstanding panoramas, framed by glaciated peaks and some of the highest mountains in the Alps. Fascinating history, imposing castles, extraordinary culture, artists and artisans, gastronomy, fine wines.
Discover Tuscany’s hidden corners and best kept secrets on our distinctive walking tour. We visit the Chianti region, iconic San Giminiano, superb Volterra and Lucca, a true gem. We meander through quaint medieval hamlets, immersed in mesmerizing landscapes. Excellent Tuscan cuisine, renowned wine, history, culture and traditions complement our journey.
Indulge yourself in a true holiday for the senses in Piedmont’s Langhe, home to the Slowfood movement, [www.slowfood.com]. Easy walking and hiking across a region where gastronomy, wine, chocolate, hazelnuts, and the famous white truffles set the rules. Castles, hilltop towns, the Alps. Rich history and culture. Elegant Torino, Italy’s first capital.
Join this exceptional walking and hiking tour and get a different perspective on the Italian Lakes. Follow panoramic trails to vantage points with splendid views of Lake Orta, Lake Maggiore, Lake Como. Venture into Valgrande National Park, the largest wilderness in Italy. Charming towns of Orta San Giulio, Stresa, Varenna, Bellagio. Palaces, villas, islands, exquisite Italian gardens.
Walk, suspended between the sky and the earth, on Amalfi’s spectacular coastal trails. Hike on Vesuvius lava flow and descend into its caldera. Breathe in the Mediterranean atmosphere, with its bright colours and scented plants. Guided tours of Pompeii, Paestum, Herculaneum. Visit Positano, noble Amalfi, Sorrento. Dine on freshly-caught fish and sip fine local wine.
An exclusive tour around Monviso, “Mont Blanc of the Southern Alps”. A strenuous, magnificent transnational trek in Italy and France. True alpine, rugged environment. Overnight in mountain huts and simple inns, directly under the stars. Remote valleys, enchanting hamlets, Occitane culture, Queyras Nat’l Park, medieval Saluzzo. Optional summit climb.
Piemonte (a.k.a. Piedmont) is by far one of the most beautiful and rich Italian region, from a natural, cultural and historical standpoint. High mountain ranges, lakes, rivers, hilltop towns, castles, vineyards, medieval villages, fine wine, authentic cuisine, breath-taking panoramas. Experience all of it with just one tour. Easy to moderate hiking from the hills to the Alps.
Monte Rosa, the only mountain of “Himalayan proportions” in all of the Alps, the largest in volume in Western Europe, the second highest! Superb day hikes around this stunning giant, comprising many of the highest peaks in the Alps and a multitude of swooping glaciers. Unique culture and traditions, pristine valleys, glacier crossing. Welcoming comfort at night.