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 […]
"We had never done a tour before... and am so thankful the tour worked perfectly"
I wanted to let you know that we loved our trip and everything went exactly as planned. We had never done a tour before, so I was crossing my fingers throughout the trip, and am so thankful the tour worked perfectly for us. We were...
Darci Drinan (Chicago, IL)
Classic Italy Rome to Venice, September 2010