Story Land & Sea®

Best Small Group Tour Of Italy

Notice mainstream tour operators say, "small group," but don't tell you how many are in their group?
There's a reason. Travel to Italy with Story and enjoy our True Small Group Tour of Italy with only 16 guests.
  •  Enjoy Story's innovative approach to touring with no annoying 'up-sell' by our expert Tour Captains.
  •  Smile at Story's customary gratutities included policy.
  •  Soak up our expert Italian tour guides and Story-employed, American Tour Captains for perfect touring harmony.
  • Why travel with Story Land & Sea® to Italy?
    Experience Real Italian Culture. Travel Slowly. Be Inspired.

    Our True Small Group Tours of Italy are hand-crafted for travelers who don't want a traditional big group tour. We feature off-the-beaten-path, un-rushed experiences all in the setting of beautiful Italian cities, villages and landscapes. Our journeys are uniquely designed for those people who didn't think they were tour people.


    Meet STORY®

    THERE'S A REASON why TripAdvisor® travelers to Italy describe STORY Land & Sea®'s small group tour of Italy the way they do: We're the #1 small group Italy tour company. Our small group tours of Italy immerse you in the Italian culture, while our Italian small group tour approach means we dine at local farm-to-table venues.

    Italy Tours by QueensLander on TripAdvisor©
    Click to read reviews on our Italian small group tours from real travelers.

    Small group traveler Chris (Sep. 2015) says, "The itinerary was well defined ahead of time, his staff was quick to answer questions before and during the trip, the wine and Prosecco flowed well in the evenings and we made some great new friends..."
    Read the full review at TripAdvisor®

    Traveler from San Jose says, "We were on the 4th floor, with a small window overlooking a little courtyard. The room had a safe, mini-bar, TV, hairdryer, A/C, and excellent free wi-fi. The elegant marble bathroom was spacious and well-lighted with decent counter space, and it looked recently renovated."
    Read the full review at TripAdvisor®

    Italy's Great Cities Tour is the #1 Rated Italy Tour on TripAdvisor®. See Tour
    Our small group tour of Italy is recognized by travel expert Arthur Frommer as "the perfect way to see Italy."
    The right tour matters: Hotel quality and location is key, hotel taxes included (no hidden costs), special skip-the-line access, easy-to-understand expert local guides  —  this all matters to Story Land & Sea®.

    Journey with us to Italy and experience the difference of true small group touring with us.

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    Our Guests Are Talking

    • "It was amazing - we can't stop talking about our experience!"
      Italy's Great Cities Tour - September

      A week ago Dana and I got back from our Italy's Great Cities small group tour. It was amazing - we can't stop talking about our experience!...

      ~ Mark Mishoe View Complete Reviews
    • "Highly recommended!!!"
      Great Cities Tour

      We just returned from a 10 day trip to Italy and used Story Land and Sea as our guide. We had a safe...comfortable and wonderful time seeing Venice, Florence, Tuscany and Rome...

      ~ Sylvia View Complete Reviews
    • ...such a remarkable experience...
      Great Cities Tour

      ...I just returned from my Italy adventure...I could not let another day go by without contacting you to thank you and your team soooo very much for an experience that was BEYOND expectations!!!!....and I have high expectations! ....

      ~ Mila View Complete Reviews
    • "...truly was the trip of a lifetime..."
      Great Cities Tour

      Shirley and I want to thank you for a fantastic 2 weeks in Italy. You did a wonderful job arranging our personalized tour. We will highly recommend Story Land & Sea to anybody we know...Thank you, Story Land & Sea!

      ~ Sandra View Complete Reviews

    Listen to Arthur Frommer

      Click to listen to Travel Expert Arthur Frommer on New York's WOR 710' The Travel Show as he discusses QueensLander (now Story Land & Sea®) as "the perfect way to see Italy."

      Is this your first time to Italy?
      Read why Story Land & Sea®

    Story Land & Sea® on TV

    From our television commercials to our online productions, we're constantly excited to get the word out about our Italy small group tour approach to discovering everything Italian. We've got 16 great reasons starting with you.