Let us Design Your Vacation

Leave out the hassles, worries, and the stress of preparing a travel itinerary yourself!  We can create a fantastic tailor-made Itinerary in Italy and beyond for you, your family, your small or larger group.


With over 20 years experience in travel to Italy and one of the few Tour Operators who also offer Travel Agency services you can rely on a professionally designed travel based on your needs.

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Design and Customize detailed itineraries based on your tastes, needs, interests, and budget.

Plan a unique and professionally tailored journey with great attention to detail and service.

Save time and money from booking and organizing  a detailed itinerary yourself -  hotel reservations, drivers, rental car, tour guides, museum tickets, restaurants, wineries, cheese making, cooking lessons. 

We are tour operators and negotiate the best overall experience at the price for you.

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Leave out the hassle and frustration of putting it all together! We have the updates on requirements, opening and closing times, laws, etc.

Relish on private or shared cultural and artistic tours, excursions, cooking classes and more

Experience the best authentic experiences by meeting the locals, seeing places off the beaten path, and discovering the dolce vita!

The Tailor Made Difference

Start Your Consultation

Contact us directly at italy@italiadolcevita.com or call +1.844.YR.ITALY or +1.941.960.7011 to start planning your dream trip to Italy. Tell us when you want to go, your ideas, wishes, needs, desires, and budget and we will work with you to design the perfect Italy itinerary! 

Planning & Booking

We will propose an itinerary and together make changes and adjustments until we reach a perfect trip. We will then book your accommodations (hotel, historical residence, villa or apartment), transfers, tour guides, cooking classes, winery visits and tastings, etc. We can also book your air travel or give you suggestions, provide travel insurance and more. 

Receive One Invoice & Make One Secure Payment

You will receive one invoice for all services planned for your trip which can be paid by all major credit cards. No need to give your credit card details over and over or deal directly with suppliers. The services are paid in advance for a worry-free vacation. 

PreTrip Checklist

To make sure we can answer any questions you have about packing, technology, travel insurance, cell phones, driving in Italy, safety, maps, essential phrases in Italian, and tipping we send a pre-trip checklist. You will also receive our useful Tips for Traveling in Italy by Italia Dolce Vita with useful information on how much to tip, how to order, basic phrases in Italian, and much more 

Written Itinerary & Travel App

Enjoy your journey with peace of mind! You will receive our written day-by-day itinerary, with recommendations,  contact information for hotels, tours, guides, drivers, schedules, tickets, etc.  Before departure, we’ll set up a phone call to walk through your itinerary and vouchers so that everything is clear. 

We use a TRAVEL APP to communicate with you 24/7 while on vacation. This App provides all your personal travel details - no need to print and track while traveling!

Our Travel Services

Private Tailor Made

Tailor Made Vacations Italy

 Leave out the hassles, worries, and the stress of preparing a travel itinerary yourself!  We can create a fantastic tailor-made Itinerary in Italy and beyond for you, your family, your small or larger group. 

Cooking Vacations

Cooking Vacations in Italy

Learn the art of Italian Cooking with traditional home cooks or talented chefs.

Start by shopping at the local street market for fresh fruits and vegetables, fish, cheese and all the ingredients you need for a true and authentic farm-to-table experience.

Vacation Villas & Apartments

Rent a Country Home, a Historical Residence, a Palazzo, a Villa surrounded by vineyards, or an Apartment overlooking a lake or in the heart of the city. 

Food & Wine Tours

Wine tours Italy

Our itineraries are guided exclusively by well-respected cultural experts, wine specialists, sommeliers, as well as local gourmet producers and vintners, all those  sharing their passion and love. 

All Women Vacations

women vacations italy

Whether you are with a friend, sister, mother or solo, a Women’s-Only-Tour is the perfect way to travel and explore Italy while enjoying La Dolce Vita !

Weddings & Romantic Getaways

wedding in italy

That’s Amore is why Travel and Leisure has ranked three Italian cities among the top 10 most romantic destinations in the world: Venice, Florence and Rome. 

Combine Many Possibilities

Cellar Tours & Tastings

Cooking Classes

Olive & Grape Harvesting

Private & Shared Tours

Biking

Vintage Car

Operas & Concerts

Wellness & Yoga

Photography

Family Reunions

Romantic Escapes

Archeology

Active Vacations

active vacations in italy

Hit the golf courses on Lake Como or in Venice, windsurf on the northern lakes, sail the Adriatic or Mediterranean Coast, hike an active volcano in Sicily or drive a Vespa and cycle through olive groves and fertile vineyards to visit castles & hillside villa estates.

Shore Excursions

shore excursions italy

Are you looking for something different to do on a shore excursion day from your cruise ship?  We offer private excursions to the hidden corners of the major sites or guides through towns off the beaten path. 

Opera Tours

opera tours italy

Our fully escorted opera holidays in Italy offer the very best seats at some of the world's most iconic opera venues, getting you closer than you ever thought possible to the performances and the stories behind the music. 

Let us Create Your Personalized Vacation

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