Italy

ITALY Touring Holidays

An escorted tour to Italy is the best way to discover this charming country which is packed with attractions from top to toe. From Venice in the north to the island of Sicily in the south, it is famed for its iconic landmarks, elegant cities, historical treasures and exceptional cuisine. Italy is a dream destination for travellers all over the world – this dazzling country packs in so much diversity! Italy’s bustling, cosmopolitan cities are steeped in history, while the rolling countryside is evocative of a bygone era frozen in time. Sail off on a glorious island getaway, or explore unspoilt hidden beaches between the mountains and the sea.

We’ve specialised in providing escorted tours for over 50 years, and we still love to share our passion for travel with like-minded people just like you. Our Italian holidays have been carefully handcrafted by our experts to give you fantastic value for money. We pack as much as we can into your holiday price. Flights, transfers, accommodation, world-class Tour Managers and many exciting excursions are all included, so you can truly immerse yourself in the experience and enjoy.

Featured Escorted Tour Holidays

Departure from: May 2019

8 days from

£1,009

Departure from: Apr 2019

15 days from

£1,699

Departure from: Mar 2019

8 days from

£1,029

OUR BENEFITS FOR YOU

VALUE FOR MONEY

From flights and hotels to meals and excursions, so much is included in the price of your holiday.

LOYALTY REWARDS

Returning customers are rewarded with a discount – all you have to do is re-book within six months of your last holiday.

FREEDOM & FLEXIBILITY

You’ll have free time to explore on every holiday & you can tailor your trip too with add-ons & the chance to stay longer.

SATISFIED CUSTOMERS

Our customers give us feedback via our customer questionnaires, & we are delighted with our consistently high scores.

PROVEN EXPERTISE

Our 50 years of expertise sets us apart from the competition & guarantees an enriching travel experience every time.

24/7 SUPPORT

Our dedicated customer support team are here when you need them, offering 24/7 peace of mind.

Explore Italy from top to toe

From the shimmering lakes in the north, through the rolling Tuscan hills all to way to the hidden villages of Calabria in the south, there is something wonderful for every traveller on a visit to Italy.

From Grape to Glass

Italy is known for producing an incredible range of wines – want to know more? Let us share with you some interesting insight about the flavours on offer and where to find them…

Story of the Colosseum

The Colosseum is synonymous with Italy, especially Rome, impress your friends, and fellow travellers with the history of this incredible modern wonder.

Buon Appetito!

On a holiday to Italy you must find time to sit back, relax and enjoy the local flavours. Each region has its own specialities that are simply delicious. Here are a few of our favourites to whet your appetite…

Highlights of Italy

There are so many reasons to visit Italy – here we share just a few of the highlights with you.

Travelsphere Cares

Travelsphere is proud to support an organic farm which works closely with the community, in particular children, teaching them the importance of healthy eating.

POSTCARD FROM... AMALFI

Penny Smith joined a group of Travelsphere customers on a trip to the Amalfi Coast, read all about her recent experiences.

THE STORY BEHIND POMPEII

The ruins of Pompeii are remarkable and there is plenty to discover when you visit. We’ve identified our top 5 sites for you to keep an eye out for as you explore…

SO YOU THINK YOU KNOW ITALY

Italy is one of the world’s most visited tourist destinations. Here are some our favourite facts about the captivating country.

Seductive Sicily - Top tips for a spectacular touring holiday

Sicily is an island full of exciting experiences and superb sights. We’ve captured our top picks to share with you.

Calabria - Italy's best kept secret

Craggy mountains, atmospheric villages and pretty towns are all on offer in this unspoilt part of Italy. Here we tell you why Calabria is the country’s best kept secret.

My Tuscany holiday diary

Travelsphere writer Caroline Dawson is on hand to tell you all about the hidden delights and iconic sights following her trip to Tuscany.

'Trulli' Puglia

There is one word to describe Puglia - mesmerising. With deserted beaches, enchanting hilltop towns and white-washed villages offering spectacular views and delicious food, what are you waiting for?

Putting Italy on the map

Everyone can spot Italy on the map, but let delve a little deeper and look at why travellers flock to this European gem year after year.

Italy - General Information

In-depth information including currency, tipping, national holidays, climate & clothing, food & drink, timezones, shopping and much more...