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Experience the Best of Italy

Join us in Italy for our Special Event Ticket packages and Special Event tours, featuring the Palio in Siena, Venice Carnival, Mille Miglia, Christmas Markets and Italian Opera. Our latest options include a Photo Tour & Workshop for either the Venice Carnival or in Tuscany. In addition, we continue our selection of Food & Wine Tours focus on regional menu specialties and the best local wines. Other regional options include our collection of Tuscan Villas and Siena Apartment rentals, all exclusively for one destination – Italia!

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Palio di Siena

Join us for THE most exciting horse race in the world!  With our 25 years of experience, no one provides more options. Select from our Hotel, Siena Apartment or Villa Ticket Packages or our special 5 night Days of the PALIO TOUR!

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Italian Opera

Our Opera programs provide a selection of hotel / ticket packages with performances in Italy’s premier cities for opera: Milan, Verona, Palermo and Parma; select one or combine them for the best in Special Event travel.

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Venice Carnival

Our package provides a choice of hotels and costumes, plus a lunch reception, gondola tour, dinner parties with historical dancing and gala balls, all in private palazzo –  experience THE original Essence of Carnival!

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Food & Wine

Food & Wine

We present our custom series of Food & Wine tours. Each tour offers the special regions of Italy – Piemonte, Cinque Terre, Emilia Romagna, Tuscany, Sicily, Puglia and the Veneto – experience each for the Best of Italy Food & Wine.

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In the Spotlight

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Venice Carnival Photo Tour

we combine our years of Venice Carnival experience with one of the city’s most notable photographers in order to provide you with the best in photographic learning opportunities

February 2022


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Tuscany Photo Tour

we combine our years of experience in the region and join forces with one of Tuscany’s notable photographers in order to provide you with the best in photographic learning opportunities

May 2022


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Gran Ballo Mascherana

our gala costume ball and dinner party for Venice Carnival complete with aperitif reception, full dinner, musical and theatrical entertainment, contests, open bar and dancing.

February 2022


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Regional Options

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Tuscan Villas

Experience the Tuscan Countryside


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Siena Apartments

Stay in the heart of the medieval city!


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Food & Wine Tours

Piemonte, Puglia, Sicily and Tuscany