Have you ever thought about experiencing the lesser-known Italy; discovering amazing wines, local foodie delights and unique cultural finds; as the locals know them? On our private guided Italian tours we will share with you our authentic hidden gems of food and wine to visit the most beautiful corners of Italy. Let us take you to our favourite Italian towns, whether in the northern wine regions of Piedmont and Valpolicella, the artisan food producers of Parma’s countryside, rural retreats in Tuscany, up-and-coming wineries in Campania or the glamorous villages along the Amalfi coast. We will create a customized Italian food and wine tour so you can see and do what you have always wanted to!
Experience world class wines – Sip high-end bubbly, Italian style, at glamorous Franciacorta wine cellars, then in the Veneto, taste not only the famous Valpolicella Amarone, but also the delicious Soave white. And of course savor the mythical Italian reds, the famous three “B’s” – Barolo, Barbaresco and Brunello, from both the most exclusive winemakers as well as boutique family run Italian wineries; loved by our wine connoisseurs!
Enjoy mouthwatering Italian cuisine – From authentic handmade pasta dishes to 3* Michelin dining; experience the incredible regional flavors from the north to the south of this beautiful country.
Unwind in tranquility – Relax in the Tuscan countryside, stroll along the Veneto lakes with their stunning mountain backdrop and put your feet up in your hilltop retreat, overlooking the turquoise Mediterranean in Campania.
Feel the authenticity – Experience off-the-beaten-track medieval villages in Umbria with their beautiful history, the hidden corners of the renaissance walled cities of Tuscany, the unspoiled wine villages of Piedmont and the cliff top towns on the Amalfi coast.
Look no further than Gourmand Breaks for your bespoke Italian vacation! Let us take you to our favorite wineries, taste mouthwatering dishes, join an authentic cooking class with our charming chefs and immerse yourself in Italian culture and history with our charismatic local guides! Your private, customized tour with us in Italy will be a truly La Dolce Vita experience!
“Traveling – first it leaves you speechless, then it turns you into a storyteller”
– Ibn Battuta