From the Sistine Chapel in Rome to the sun-kissed coastline of Sorrento, our Italy escorted tours span the breadth of Italy, offering expert guidance in the most important sites, and the chance to explore its hidden towns and secret landscapes.
See the sights of bustling Florence, Venice and Naples, step back in time in Pompeii and ramble the trails around Lake Garda and Lake Como. Discover the ancient trulli houses of Alberobello in the Puglia region and explore Baroque Lecce, the 'Florence of the South'; wander through the pretty Cinque Terre fishing villages and learn the secrets of Italian winemaking from a vineyard in Tuscany. Italy coach holidays with Cosmos give you the chance for all these quality experiences at affordable prices.
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Our popular tours offer the first-time Italy traveller a mix of inspiring sightseeing with a taste of la dolce vita. Here are some of our favourite moments to savour on your first tour of Italy:
Rome, Capri and Sorrento: Relax in Sorrento, walk around the cobbled lanes and enjoy the stunning coastal views
Magic of the Italian Lakes - Lake Garda
Magic of the Italian Lakes, visit Lake Garda and hike the beautiful trails
Italian Showcase - take a boat ride through Venice and admire the gondolas
Rome, Florence and Venice, Florence beautiful Ponte Vecchio bridge window shopping for jewellery
Italy’s Best, Verona see Juliet’s balcony
Explore essential Italy on these inspiring Cosmos tours
If you're looking to get beyond the main sights of Italy and explore more hidden treasures, you'll find plenty of chances to experience the regional traditions of Italy, both old and modern, on our tours.
Magic of the Italian Lakes, Bellagio islands visit by boat on Lake Maggiore
Gourmet Tuscany, cooking class and competition in a Tuscan farmhouse
Northern Italy’s Highlights and Cinque Terre, Explore the beautiful Cinque Terre on the Italian Riviera
Apulia the Heel of Italy, Alberobello Trulli houses
The Sicilian, Enjoy a Cannoli and a granita at Bar Vitelli, the location for Michael Corleone’s wedding in The Godfather
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