9 days

Italy Road Trip and Roman cuisine

An amazing Italy road trip among Roman hills to enjoy food, wine, art, culture in the Region of Lazio. Join our scenic Italian road trip itinerary through off the beaten path routes. Visit wineries, villas and abbeys from the times of the Popes, the Sabina countryside with medieval towns!

 Private Tour: 2 people – duration 9 days / 8 nights

Price per person: € 1.750

  Customise this tour directly with the local Expert

Where Rome, Region of Lazio

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When March-July


Included Art, Culture, Food & Wine, Nature, Relax
Not included International flights

Day 1: Welcome to Italy

Let the adventure of the Italy road trip begin! Your journey starts at Fiumicino airport and at the car rental offices. You will collect your car and drive to Frascati to check-in into your accommodation.

Welcome dinner at “L’Oste della Bon’ora” in Grottaferrata.

Visited: Frascati
Included: Car Pick-up, Welcome Dinner, Accommodation in Frascati area


Day 2: Winery tour in the Castelli Romani

Arrival at the winery in Monte Porzio Catone (Rome), where you will begin the guided tour of the winery, wine tasting and light lunch (local aperitif).

In the afternoon, your road trip through Italy continues with the guided tour of the picturesque village of Frascati, in the Castelli Romani area. Back to accommodation and dinner on your own.

Visited: Frascati and Monte Porzio Catone
Included: Winery tour, wine tasting, Light lunch, Tour of Frascati, Acommodation in Frascati area


Day 3: Explore Tivoli

Drive to Tivoli, stroll around the town of Tivoli, with Villa Adriana and Villa D’Este, two UNESCO World Heritage Sites. An unmissable stop for your Italy road trip around Rome!

Villa Adriana was the grandiose summer residence of Emperor Hadrian, dating back to the 2nd century AD. Villa D’Este is famous for its Italian gardens conceived and built in the Reinassance at the request of Ippolito D’Este. Dinner on your own in Tivoli. Back to accommodation in the evening.

Visited: Tivoli
Included: Accommodation in Frascati area


Day 4: Food, Wine & Art in Piglio

Drive to Piglio, a picturesque village in the Monti Simbruini area in the province of Frosinone. Meet your guide for a tour of the town and a visit to the wine cellar where the famous Cesanese del Piglio wine is produced. Wine tasting and Light lunch.

In the afternoon, join the sweet donuts workshop. Drive back to your accommodation in the late afternoon and enjoy some free time. Dinner on your own.

Visited: Piglio
Included: Winery tour, wine tasting and light lunch, Piglio visit, donuts laboratory and visit to a wood carving laboratory, Accommodation in Frascati area


Day 5: Sabina countryside

Spend the day in Sabina, the wonderful countryside near Rome! Meet a local farmer, have lunch in the farm and explore Sabina with our Expert (visit to the Abbey of Farfa and Abbey of Vescovio) and dinner on your own.

Visited: Montelibretti, Farfa, Vescovio, Civita Castellana
Included: Farm visit, cheese-making class, light lunch, Abbeys’ visit, Accommodation in Viterbo area


Day 6: Hazelnut and chocolate in Viterbo

Morning tour at a local hazelnut farm and chocolate workshop. Drive to explore the wonderful Tuscia area with Viterbo, “the city of Popes”, Bomarzo and Civita di Bagnoregio “the dying city”. This incredibly scenic territory offers many photo opportunities. Drive to your accommodation in the late afternoon, check-in and then head for dinner on your own.

Visited: Civita Castellana, Viterbo
Included: Hazelnut farm visit, Accommodation in Viterbo area


Day 7: Civita di Bagnoregio

Morning visit to the unique and breathless town of Civita di Bagnoregio, the “dying city”. On your way back to Rome, the road trip to Italy includes a stop in Canino to discover the famous extra virgin olive oil. Have a tasting with the producer. In the afternoon drive back to Rome to check-in into your accommodation.

Visited: Civita di Bagnoregio, Canino
Included: Olive oil mill visit, olive oil tasting, accommodation in Rome area


Day 8: Tour of Rome

Explore Rome in a day tour with private local guide. Dinner at the Colosseum Thermal areas. A unique experience to taste Roman cuisine and for an excellent dinner to celebrate the end of the Italy road trip.

Visited: Rome
Included: Half-day guided tour of Rome, farewell dinner in Rome, Accommodation in Rome area


Day 9: Goodbye Rome

Return your car and catch your flight back home

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What’s included: What’s not included: 
8 nights in 3-4* hotels (BB) Deposit for car rental
Car rental – 9 days Fuel
2 authentic dinners Tourist tax
2 guided tours (half-day) Lunch or dinner where not mentioned
2 winery tours & tastings Entries to museums and points of interests
1 farm tour with lunch Tips
2 tours & tastings International flights
Digital map Whatever not mentioned in the “what’s included”


Price per person: € 1.750

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Cancellation policy:

  • If for any reason the Italy road trip was cancelled 30 calendar days before arrival, there is a 75% penalty for the total trip amount and the balance payment is refunded.
  • There is no refund for cancellations calendar 15 days before the date of the service(s).

No exceptions to these terms and conditions will be made by Italy road trip planner and we strongly recommend that you secure appropriate insurance for travel cancellations. No changes can be made once clients are in Italy. Read the Terms and Conditions of Italia Delight (art. 11).

What’s included:

  • 8 nights in 3-4 star selected accommodations with parking, wifi, air-con and breakfast included. All accommodations have been selected and express the best of Italian architecture and design.9 days
  • Car rental fully insured. Selection between FIAT 500, Opel Corsa, KIA Picanto, FIAT Panda, KIA Rio, or similar.
  • 2 authentic dinners in Grottaferrata and Rome
  • 1 half-day guided tour of Frascati
  • 1 half-day panoramic tour of Rome
  • 1 winery visit with wine tasting and light lunch in Monte Porzio Catone half day
  • 1 winery visit with wine tasting and light lunch in Piglio full day
  • 1 Farmhouse visit, cheese making class, light lunch and 2 Old Abbeys visit full day in Montelibretti
  • 1 Hazelnut farm and chocolate laboratory visit half day in Civita Castellana
  • 1 Olive Oil Mill visit half day in Canino
  • Digital Map with Points of Interests, Parking areas, Accommodation and Pick-up list, day by day

What’s not included:

  • Deposit for car rental
  • Fuel
  • Tourist Tax
  • Lunch and Dinners where not mentioned
  • Tips and Entries to Museums and Points of interests
  • International flights
  • Whatever not mentioned in the “What’s included” section

Price per person: € 1.750

I founded the tour operator together with my wife.

I am Italian and my wife is Filipino. We have worked and lived on three different continents (Asia, America, Europe) and have been independent travellers for many years.

Curiosity and exploration have always been in our DNA. We work every day to share our vision of life made of happiness, freedom and self-determination.


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