Italian Tours

Austria and the Dolomites

This brand new tour for 2017 starts in Innsbruck and explores the delightful Tyrol landscape of Austria and Italy. We hike in the beautiful...

The Palio of Siena

The Palio horse race in Siena is one of the most spectacular festivals in Italy.  It takes place twice a year, on 2nd July and 16th August.  It is...

The Jewels of Piedmont

Let your taste buds do the walking as we immerse you in the enogastronomic wonders of  north west Italy. Barolo wine, the legendary white truffle...

The Italian Lakes

This tour explores three of the lakes of northern Italy: Lake Como, Lake Maggiore and the lesser-known Lake Orta. All three lakes have a...

The Best of the Italian Alps

Experience the Italian Alps in their very best season.  As the snow melts stunning flower-filled alpine meadows emerge.  Enjoy fabulous hiking...

Southern Italy

This tour explores the undiscovered region of Basilicata in the instep of the foot of Italy. Much of the region is completely...

Slovenia and Friuli

A 9-day hiking holiday in Slovenia and north east Italy. A tiny country, Slovenia is sometimes referred to as The Sunny Side of the Alps. We stay...

Parma, Tuscany and the Ligurian Sea

Walk the area immortalised by Lord Byron and the Romantic poets. Visit beautiful Parma, the undisputed gourmet capital of Emilia Romagna and...

Medieval Umbria

This tour starts in Arezzo with a visit to the world-famous fresco cycle by Renaissance artist Piero della Francesca before continuing to a...

Lucca, Volterra and the Island of Elba

This classic Tuscan tour starts in the artistic gem of Lucca - a beautifully preserved city encircled by its Renaissance walls lying just south of...

A Tuscan Harvest

This is classic Tuscany with the tour celebrating the region's unmistakable landscape, abundant vineyards and strong culinary heritage.  The hikes...

France and Italy

This tour takes us from the South of France to the North of Italy.  The itinerary explores the stunning Mercantour National Park, a short distance...

The Wilds of Abruzzo

Abruzzo is the only region in Italy which can boast three National Parks and this tour explores all of them. Lying to the east of Rome, Abruzzo is...