Having your own car for your Italian vacation gives you maximum flexibility and freedom to explore at your own pace and schedule. Italy has over 5,600 kilometers (3,480 miles) of Autostrada, or superhighways, giving you lots of asphalt to cruise on. You probably won’t have all the time and gas to cover every kilometer of the country, so we wanted to help you make the most of your tour across the land. These are our best tips for experiencing Italy’s wonders by car. Renting a Car It is most economical to rent a car ahead of time, before you leave for Italy. Most big-name car rental companies have offices in Italy to give you that familiar brand of service even if you’re a long way from home. Renting by the week and not by the day can also save you money. Most cars in Italy run on manual transmissions. It […]
Our trip was fantastic!
Our trip was fantastic. We had such a great time! Tour was great; a lot in short time. Our son Alex had a blast. Everyone on the tour loved him; he was the only kid. We did Pisa and a gondola ride as add-on and couldn’t ask for better. Our guide and driver were super nice. Couldn’t...
Marger Pensenstadler (Philadelphia, PA)
Dolce Vita, April 2016