Our Italian team will delight in giving you a detailed insight into the culture and many regions of this delightful country.
With our team of expert guides, all of our itineraries can be themed around the arts, food, history and culture. Enjoy a very special private entry to the Vasari Corridor, the private corridor built in 1565 by Giorgio Vasari, court architect to the Medici family. Having walked through this private 'Princes' route' to the Pitti Palace on the south side of the River, enjoy some time taking in the Boboli Gardens.
For a gastronomic treat, visit a typical Tuscan farmhouse located in the hearth of Val d'Orcia, close to Pienza and Montepulciano, to enjoy a private cheese making. The owner will give you a brief introduction of what they do on their estate followed by an explanation about Pecorino and Ricotta making. You will be able to visit the laboratory, learn about the entire process of cheese making.
That is the speciality of our team in Italy - providing you with that truly unique experience that will completely transform your holiday with us.
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"Tea is totally unique - her knowledge of the local area is unsurpassed. Mishlav has a love of his city and it shows. We learnt more from Ivo in a morning than we could find out in the previous six months. I would thoroughly recommend every single one of them - they are all a credit to A&K "
- PS, Essex
Beekeeping in Mwika Village
Generates income for local families from the sale of honey. It also helps conserve forest resources; bees need a healthy environment to produce honey.
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