Italy – long known for its hospitality, fabulous food and good living!  From the breathtaking Amalfi Coast to Rome, through the beautiful Umbrian and Tuscan countryside to timeless Venice, Italy continues to be a favorite destination for travelers.  Engaging Journeys has hosted programs to Florence, Sicily, Rome and the Amalfi Coast just to name a few. We have traveled through Italy’s northern region, visiting the Lake District and beautiful Cinque Terre to spending an entire week in Verona studying the plays of William Shakespeare. Our groups, small in size, allow us to stay in many unique accommodations – from small country inns to the elegant five-star San Domenico Palace Hotel in Taormina which is a converted 15th century Dominican monastery.From the breathtaking Amalfi Coast to eternal Rome and the Tuscan countryside, our programs showcase the archaeological sites that make Italy so special as well as the contemporary life, priceless art and beautiful scenery that make Italy so special. Our customized programs enable our travelers to experience the “real Italy”. Some of our most popular programs are summarized below:

Under the Tuscan Sun ♦ Empires & Courts of Northern Italy ♦ Flavors of Sicily ♦ Italian Landscapes: Tuscany & Umbria ♦ Flavors of Northern Italy ♦ Voyages of Ancient Empires ♦ A Tuscan Sojourn in Lucca ♦ The Art of Living in Florence ♦ Sorrento & the Amalfi Coast ♦ Apulia: Undiscovered Italy ♦ Rome of the Middle Ages: Martyrs & Mosaics ♦ Portrait of Italy ♦ Venice & the Medieval World ♦ Shakespeare in Italy