Planning your own trip can be stressful. Between booking your own hotels to figuring out how to go from one city to another, things can get hectic and you might end up not enjoying your holiday. This is why it’s a good idea to look for the best private Italy tours and pick a package that appeals to you. Want something completely customized? Don’t worry—the best tour operators can tailor private tours of Italy depending on each client’s schedule and interests.

Classic Italian Private Tours

If you’re a first time visitor, this is the type of private tour for you. It takes you to all of Italy’s classic attractions so you can get a good sampling of the country’s art, tradition, culture, and sumptuous cuisine. See all the top architectural treasures, museums,
Shops and artisan workshops, markets, theaters, and more. You can also take part in fairs and festivals, depending on when you are visiting.

Private Food and Wine Tours

This is among the best private Italy tours for those who want to savor the country’s delicious cuisine and world-class wines. It’s a dream holiday for any gourmand. You’ll be taken to wonderful wineries and get a chance to speak with passionate their owners. You can also see where the world’s best balsamic vinegar, parmesan, and pasta originate from. Umbria, Tuscany, Piedmont and Emilia-Romagna are just some of the stops. There are also gastronomic tours in Venice.

Off-the-Beaten Path Private Tours

Perfect for those who have “seen it all and done it all” in Italy, this type of tour takes you to places you never thought you would ever get to visit. Off-the-beaten private tours of Italy are all about intimate and tranquil destinations like forests, small villages and towns unknown to most tourists, and other such unusual places. See Sardinia on a mountain bike, go fishing and diving in Sicily, or explore Tuscany on horseback—it’s all up to you.