Going off the beaten track and discovering some of the many hidden corners of Italy has always been the dream of the world’s great travellers. The mild climate, breathtaking landscapes, archaeological sites and other historical and artistic treasures are all elements that, combined with being able to enjoy the finest food and wine, make Italy one of the most sought-after destinations for unforgettable vacations. If you are planning your next holiday itinerary and are tempted by the idea of sleeping in a castle, going trekking, discovering Italian UNESCO world heritage sites or walking the famous Via Francigena pilgrimage route, let yourself be inspired by some of our recommendations.
Our suggestions will allow you to experience true experiential tourism immersed in the natural beauty of the Italian countryside. Discover the infinite number of different things you can choose to do when spending a vacation, a weekend or a day trip at one of the many historical residences on offer. You will have the opportunity to try a variety of activities, including horseback riding and cycling, or taking part in cooking classes where you can learn how to make some of the best traditional recipes and taste delicious, locally produced ‘zero mile’ food and ingredients. We are passionate about giving visitors the opportunity to learn about novel ways of spending quality leisure time in direct contact with nature, art, history and the best cuisine Italy has to offer.
For us, cultural tourism means reuniting lots of different elements all together. Our aim is to ensure that guests experience their stay in a historical residence in relation to the region where it is located. We want to show off our local area by telling you about the best things to see and do during your stay, so that you can explore Italy in the most authentic way possible.
Considering a vacation in Italy and looking for inspiration about where to go and what to see?
Are you interested in making the most of your holiday immersed in nature, art, history, local traditions and the best food and wine Italy has to offer? Let our guide to Italy's locations introduce you to a host of the most beautiful and little-known local areas that are well worth the detour.
Italy is a truly beautiful country just waiting to be explored, full of hidden gems and a source of endless inspiration for travellers in search of authentic experiences and holidays.
Whether you are considering destinations to visit as a couple, with your family or as a single person, we can offer you a wealth of suggestions of areas of interest in Italy that will help you get the very most out of planning your vacation, weekend getaway or even a quick trip out of town and off the beaten path.