Essence of Italy - A Connections Boutique Group Journey

​On this 11-day Italian adventure, discover the Eternal City of Rome, the Renaissance glories of Florence and Tuscany, and the dazzling Cinque Terre, indulging in unforgettable food and wine and experiencing Italian culture up close.

Journey Overview

On this 11-day Italian adventure, discover the Eternal City of Rome, the Renaissance glories of Florence and Tuscany, and the dazzling Cinque Terre, indulging in unforgettable food and wine and experiencing Italian culture up close.

Journey Highlights

  • Traverse soul-stirring Italy on a journey to its most remarkable regions, including the fabled Cinque Terre
  • In Rome’s historic Trastevere district, enjoy wine tasting and dinner at the home of a local resident
  • Learn the secrets of Florentine cuisine in an Italian cooking class guided by a chef
  • Get a taste of local life with a visit to the buzzy market district around Venice’s Rialto Bridge
  • Tour a family-owned balsamic vinegar factory, sampling this regional favourite before lunch
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