ITALIAN SHORE EXCURSIONS
For wonderful memories, we'll help personalised your very own Mediterranean shore excursion from the ports of Livorno and La Spezia for Florence, Civitavecchia for Rome, Naples and the Amalfi Coast, Sorrento and Salerno
SHORE EXCURSIONS LIVORNO-FLORENCE
Discover Tuscany on one of our customised small group tours with your own private English speaking driver-guide visiting prominent landmarks all at your own pace and in your own time.  Renowned throughout the world for its art, history, culture, food and wine, beautiful landscapes and bustling piazzas, enjoy our Tuscan shore excursions as you explore Italy 'close up' in your own private Mercedes sedan or minivan
  1. PISA & FLORENCE
    PISA & FLORENCE
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    Two of Tuscany's great cities - the once powerful maritime city of Pisa with its breathtaking Piazza dei Miracoli overlooked by the Leaning Tower and magnificent Florence filled with Renassiance treasures including Michelangelo's David in the Accademia Museum.
  2. PISA & LUCCA
    PISA & LUCCA
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    An authentic Italian experience discovering the magnificent Piazza dei Miracoli of Pisa with its Leaning Tower and the charming medieval walled town of Lucca with its unique shaped Piazza Anfiteatro, lively cobbled shopping streets and birthplace of Puccini.
  3. PORTOVENERE & CINQUE TERRE
    PORTOVENERE & CINQUE TERRE
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    The World Heritage of the Cinque Terre where villages tumble down to the sea will take your breath away. Complete your adventure with a visit to the colourful fishing village of Portovenere and memorable sea views from the promontory church of San Pietro.
  4. CHIANTI & SAN GIMIGNANO
    CHIANTI & SAN GIMIGNANO
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    An evocative Tuscan journey through a gently rolling landscape of vine-clad hills and quaint market towns. Discover the flavors of Chianti with a wine-tasting at a local vineyard, enjoy a typical Tuscan feast and end your day with a gelato in the tower topped town of San Gimignano.
  5. VOLTERRA & SAN GIMIGNANO
    VOLTERRA & SAN GIMIGNANO
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    Discover Medieval and Etruscan treasures as you explore two of Tuscany’s most enchanting hilltop villages - Volterra, an important centre for the production of Alabaster and San Gimignano, "the Manhattan of the middle ages" and renowned for its saffron and Vernaccia wine.
  6. VOLTERRA & BOLGHERI
    VOLTERRA & BOLGHERI
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    Spend the morning exploring the ancient Etruscan hilltop town of Volterra before traveling on through rolling vine-covered hills overlooking majestic sea pines to follow the famous cypress tree-lined avenue that leads up to the charming village of Bolgheri to enjoy a supertuscan wine-tasting.
  7. MICHELANGELO'S MARBLE
    MICHELANGELO'S MARBLE
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    Follow in the footsteps of Michelangelo as you explore vast amphitheaters of cut rock and delve into cavernous tunnels that open out into marble cathedrals in the Carrara marble quarries. Visit the chic sculpture town of Pietrasanta and enjoy a Colli di Luni Vermentino wine tasting.
  8. SIENA & SAN GIMIGNANO
    SIENA & SAN GIMIGNANO
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    Siena is probably one of Italy's most beautiful cities, built on 7 hills giving the winding narrow streets a charm all of their own overlooked by the stunning gothic black and white marbled Duomo. Visit the walled town of Monteriggioni and the tower-topped town of San Gimignano.
  9. TUSCANY IN A DAY
    TUSCANY IN A DAY
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    Tuscany holds an abundance of treasures ... history, art, culture, tradition, food and wine. Each of us has our own special reasons for visiting Italy so just tell us what you would like to see and do and we’ll ensure you get the most from your day ashore on your own special personalised tour.
SHORE EXCURSIONS LA SPEZIA
Explore Tuscany and the colourful Liguria coast on one of our customised small group tours with your own private English speaking driver-guide visiting prominent landmarks and experiencing breathtaking scenery all at your own pace and in your own time.  Enjoy one of  our personalised Tuscan shore excursions visiting  Italy 'close up' in your own private Mercedes sedan  or minivan
  1. PISA & FLORENCE
    PISA & FLORENCE
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    Two of Tuscany's great cities - the once powerful maritime city of Pisa with its breathtaking Piazza dei Miracoli overlooked by the Leaning Tower and magnificent Florence filled with Renassiance treasures including Michelangelo's David in the Accademia Museum.
  2. PISA & LUCCA
    PISA & LUCCA
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    An authentic Italian experience discovering the magnificent Piazza dei Miracoli of Pisa with its Leaning Tower and the charming medieval walled town of Lucca with its unique shaped Piazza Anfiteatro, lively cobbled shopping streets and birthplace of Puccini.
  3. PORTOVENERE & CINQUE TERRE
    PORTOVENERE & CINQUE TERRE
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    The World Heritage of the Cinque Terre where villages tumble down to the sea will take your breath away. Complete your adventure with a visit to the colourful fishing village of Portovenere and memorable sea views from the promontory church of San Pietro.
  4. MICHELANGELO'S MARBLE
    MICHELANGELO'S MARBLE
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    Follow in the footsteps of Michelangelo as you explore vast amphitheaters of cut rock and delve into cavernous tunnels that open out into marble cathedrals in the Carrara marble quarries. Visit the chic sculpture town of Pietrasanta and enjoy a Colli di Luni Vermentino wine tasting.
  5. PORTOFINO & CAMOGLI
    PORTOFINO & CAMOGLI
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    The colorful marittime village of Camogli was an important seaport in the middle ages and known as the “city of a thousand white sails” due to its Tall Ships. Your day also includes the picturesque resort of Portofino set in a national park and marine protected area.
  6. TUSCANY IN A DAY
    TUSCANY IN A DAY
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    Tuscany holds an abundance of treasures ... history, art, culture, tradition, food and wine. Each of us has our own special reasons for visiting Italy so just tell us what you would like to see and do and we’ll ensure you get the most from your day ashore on your own special personalised tour.
SHORE EXCURSIONS ROME-CIVITAVECCHIA
Rome’s history spans over two and a half thousand years as one of the founding cities of western civilization. The Eternal City is bursting with a wealth of art-filled museums, ancient monuments, Roman ruins, spectacular cathedrals and colourful piazzas. Discover historic Rome and beyond on a customised small group tour with your own private English speaking driver-guide from the port of Civitavecchia on a shore excursion that will take you back to the marvels of the Roman era.
  1. ROME IN A DAY
    ROME IN A DAY
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    Visit the Vatican's Basilica of St Peter. From Capitol Hill, enjoy views across the Roman Forum and the Colosseum. Explore Piazza Navona and the Pantheon. Climb the Spanish Steps and don't forget to throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain!
  2. TIVOLI
    TIVOLI
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    Follow ancient Roman roads leading to Tivoli and enjoy the day exploring Villa Adriana, an outstanding Roman archeological site, and Villa D'Este with its magnificent Renassiance gardens of nymphs, grottos, fountains. Lunch beside the temple of Minerva!
  3. ORVIETO
    ORVIETO
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    Travel through gentle hills to Etruscan Orvieto, a city perched on a plateau of soft volcanic rock that was once an island in the sea that covered the valley below. Don’t miss the Duomo and St Patrick’s Well and a visit to the ghost town of Civita di Bagnoregio
SHORE EXCURSIONS NAPLES-SORRENTO-SALERNO
 Naples offers a rich and ecletic heritage overlooked by Vesuvius.  Step back in time at Pompeii or simply be dazzled by the divine coast on a customised shore excursion with your own private English speaking driver guide as you adventure along the Amalfi Coast in comfortable Mercedes sedans and minivans.  Our small group tours from the ports of Naples, Sorrento and Salerno reveal the region's ancient history of buried Roman towns and Greek ruins and allow peaceful interludes as you explore at your own pace and leisure.
  1. POMPEII & THE AMALFI COAST
    POMPEII & THE AMALFI COAST
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    At the fascinating archeological site of Pompeii time stands still in the year 79AD following the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Adventure on to the beautiful Amalfi coast visiting Positano, Amalfi and hilltop Ravello with views that will take your breath away!
  2. SORRENTO & THE AMALFI COAST
    SORRENTO & THE AMALFI COAST
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    Take the leisurely drive Sorrento, perched on a splendid terrace overlooking the coastline. Its charm lies in its sun drenched rustic simplicity with quaint artisan workshops and picturesque narrow streets brimming with Italian life. Experience the villages of Positano, Amalfi and Ravello.
  3. NAPLES & CASERTA
    NAPLES & CASERTA
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    Naples, founded by the ancient Greeks over 2,800years ago, is the oldest city in Italy sitting in a bay overlooked by Vesuvius. It offers hidden treasures and simply the best pizza! Travel out of the city to explore Caserta which is renowned for its stunning Royal Palace, gardens and fountains.