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    Shore Excursion In Italy

    Tailoring each tour to your wishes by locals who love their city

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      Tourists taking a selfie on a sunny day in front of the Colosseum in Rome
      Tourists taking a selfie on a sunny day in front of the Colosseum in Rome

      The best private shore excursions & tours with locals

      When your cruise ship has docked along the Italian coast, you’ll want you to make the most of whatever time you have. Don’t waste a minute scrambling with maps and planning for public transport – simply link up with a local guide right at the port and be swept away on our shore excursions in Italy. Our cruise excursions in Italy strike the perfect balance between a city’s highlights and its hidden gems. Whether you explore the canals of Venice, grab a slice of pizza in Naples, or uncover ancient history in Rome, our shore excursions in Italy are tailored to you. So shake off your sea legs and spend a day doing what you love – Italy is waiting!

      Tourists posing in front of an attraction in Rome on a sunny day
      Discover Italy on a shore excursion

      Is your ship docked in the shadow of the iconic Mount Vesuvius in Naples, or teetering on the edge of Venice, Italy’s fairytale floating city? Maybe you’re just outside Rome, one of the world’s most captivating capitals. Our shore excursions in Italy squeeze in everything that makes a city special – and you’ll see it all from a local perspective. Wherever you end up, our shore excursions in Italy are a feast of phenomenal food, ancient architecture, and tradition that can be traced back millennia. Just tell us what you want to see, and we’ll tailor the perfect tour for you.

      Tourist enjoying the views of the city below from a lookout point in Italy
      See a city through a local lens

      Anybody with Google and a guidebook can see a city’s top tourist sights. What makes our shore excursions in Italy special is the lesser-known landmarks loved by locals. You’ll see the sides of a city usually reserved for the people who call it home. On our shore excursions in Venice with a local guide, you could grab a bite in a hole-in-the-wall bacaro bar where there isn’t an English menu in sight. Cruise excursions in Naples might get you lost in a network of secret stairs leading between beautiful 19th-century houses overgrown with wild plants. The true spirit of Italy is yours to discover.

      Tourists looking at a map on a bridge across a canal in Italy
      Shore excursions to suit your style

      When you have limited time, you don’t want to waste it. That’s why all our shore excursions in Italy are 100% personalized by our local guides. Maybe you’re interested in the iconic cityscape spanning millennia on our cruise excursions in Rome, or perhaps you’re happiest with a bowl of cacio e pepe and a glass of wine – everybody’s different. We’ll take the stress out of planning your perfect day because we’ll do it all for you. It doesn’t matter what type of traveler you are – our shore excursions in Italy will satisfy history buffs, fanatic foodies, and architectural aficionados alike.

      Latest reviews from our guests

        Elisa has a lovely personality and her knowledge and passion for her city came through in a very pleasant way.

        September 2022

        Kim F

        Everyone should book a tour with Elisa when visiting bologna! She was so so knowledgeable and showed us things we would have completely missed by ourselves. She was one of the best and nicest tour guides we have had during our trip to Italy so far! It would be a mistake not to book a tour with her for your next visit!

        September 2022

        Emily S

        Had great time exchanging cultural ideologies

        September 2022

        Deepak C

        Gabriel’s was a fantastic tour guide! He showed us so many highlights of Bologna, and he also made sure to take us everywhere we wanted to go. He was extremely knowledgeable and engaging, and he answered all of our questions. We are American, and his English was excellent! He also gave us great recommendations for places to eat, things to do, etc. At the end of our tour, he walked us to a restaurant we had seen earlier that we wanted to go to. I highly recommend this private tour with Gabriele!

        September 2022

        Sherry M

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