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Your ITALY STORY is unlike any other tour.
It pays to compare our True Small Group Tours of Italy with others: We have Free Time built in • A True Small Group of max 16 adventurers • Magic Portage (don't mess with your suitcase) • Cocktails & Premium Wine all included • No Buses, No Small Vans.
If high-end boutique hotels, non-touristy restaurants with industry-leading dining experiences and Story Exclusives® appeals to you, then you've found the beginning of your Italy Story.
Three ways to travel to Bella Italy with Story.
#1: THIS IS THE #1 TOUR: Frommer recognized Story's Small Group Tour — see Italy's Great Cities Tour for the first-time Italy traveler. Select from Classic Budget Hotels from $3979 or Deluxe Hotels from $5979.
Returning traveler to Italy? Check out our Italy's Enchanted North Tour or Wonders of the Amalfi Coast Tour.
#2: WANT ITALY ON A BUDGET? Introducing Savvy Affordable Tours® — we're making Italy more affordable with our super saver line.
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.
Seat of the Roman Empire and birthplace of the Renaissance, Italy is a magnet for those travelers who love art, architecture, style, passion and great cuisine. Leave the Herd Behind with Story's true small group tour approach and discover hidden finds like the works of Michelangelo in places you might not expect. Having the benefit of your Story Expert with you throughout your Italy tour allows our knowledge of the country combined with our relationships with hoteliers, restaurateurs, and locals to make for the perfect Italian vacation.
And in 2018, enjoy 10 Days, 9 Nights on Italy's Great Cities Tour.
Best Small Group Italy Tour
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 up to 16 guests. Enjoy Story's innovative approach to touring with no annoying 'up-sell' by our expert Tour Captains. Smile at Story's customary gratuities included policy. Soak up our expert Italian tour guides and Story-employed, American
Tour Captains for perfect touring harmony.
And our best small group Italy tour for first-time Italy travelers is Italy's Great Cities Tour
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Discover our new and re-imagined small group tours of Italy.
Italy's Enchanted North Tour- Start in La Grassa, Bologna, take in the Italian Riviera, enjoy Stresa and Lake Maggiore and finalé on Lake Como in Bellagio.
Tuscany & Cinque Terre - Experience an Italian villa, exploring Tuscan hill towns and our amazing winery experiences.
Wonders of the Amalfi Coast Tour - The quintessential Amalfi Coast small group tour including Capri, Positano and Paestum.
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