Mother and daughter at the Colosseum in Rome, Italy

Italy Family Vacations

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A family vacation to Italy will provide you with a fresh perspective of the country’s treasured antiquities. Learn to make the original pizza, glide in a gondola through Venice’s canals, and explore ancient ruins that bewilder the imagination. Whether traveling with toddlers or teenagers, a family vacation with Zicasso is the perfect opportunity to discover Italy together.

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Any departure date. Any experience you want.

Mother and daughter outside the Roman Colosseum in Italy

Family-Friendly Tour of Italy: Rome, Tuscany, Venice

8 Day Custom Tour

From $2,195

Rome, Tuscany, and Venice become your entrance into ways of the Old World during your custom-tailored Italy family tour embracing tradition. Enjoy an immersion into the timeless history of ancient ruins and sophisticated art, fabled cuisine, and grand architecture. Follow in the footsteps of gladiators and discover a medieval town standing on a soaring stone bluff. Uncover clues to the secrets of the Doge’s Palace and witness the grandeur of Michelangelo’s David. Bask in the tranquility of Tuscany’s renowned rolling hills and find a sweeping panorama of ancient Rome during your family vacation in unforgettable Italy. Begin planning your dream Italy family vacation by visiting the Italy family vacation itineraries page on Zicasso.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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A gondola in the canals of Venice, Italy.

The Wonders of Italy Family-Friendly Tour

10 Day Custom Tour

From $2,745

Effortless charm, captivating cuisine, and immersive artistry exemplify your 10-day family vacation to Italy. Travel from Rome to Venice discovering the family-fun of ancient life and Renaissance beauty, traditional pasta, and hand-crafted masks. Celebrate architectural marvel at the Leaning Tower of Pisa and learn the techniques of gladiators inside the Colosseum. Explore the hidden canals of the Venetian Lagoon and witness the colorful seaside homes of Cinque Terre. Whether wandering through the empty galleries of the Vatican Museum or witnessing the embracing beauty of the Uffizi Gallery, Italy’s boundless splendor will exceed your greatest expectations. Are you planning your dream vacation to Italy? Consider browsing our Italy family vacations page to add other essential Italy experiences and activities.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Faraglioni cliffs of Capri island, Italy

Bay of Naples & Amalfi Coast Vacation for Families with Teenagers

8 Day Custom Tour

From $2,195

Turn epic expectation into legendary family fun during your custom tailored tour of Naples and the Amalfi Coast. Legend comes to life as the family uncovers the ancient worlds of Pompeii and Paestum, and then toss pizza dough into the air and bite into the creamy texture of freshly made mozzarella cheese before your climb to the top of a medieval tower to witness the grandeur of Farnese marble statues. The landscape encourages you with stunning waters and dramatic mountains as your family journey will offer a taste of myth, a touch of legend, and a serving of the unforgettable.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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The ancient walls in Pompeii with Vesuvius volcano in the background.

Family Trip to Italy: Nature, Ancient Temples, and Cuisine

12 Day Custom Tour

From $5,755

Bask in the splendor of La Dolce Vita from the Amalfi Coast to ancient Sicilian temples during your 12-day family Italy tour. Stroll cobbled lanes where ancient Rome presses against medieval walls. Wander the lush volcanic base of Mount Etna where grapevines thrive. Uncover ancient Greek theaters and recently excavated Roman mosaics. Your family-friendly tour reveals artistic splendor and as you celebrate the simple pleasures for which Italy is known.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Beautiful sunset in the heart of Italy, Tuscany

Italy Tour for Families: Discovering Liguria & Tuscany

9 Day Custom Tour

From $2,470

The fascinating stories of the lavish castles and tales of the Italian nobility will envelop your family during your customizable tour of Italy. The elegance and wealth of the past fill museums and piazzas, palaces, and cobblestone alleyways across Liguria and Tuscan and are ready for your exploration. Traverse the Maritime Alps along the Mediterranean Sea to reach the secluded villages of Cinque Terre, and then cycle along the medieval walls that protect the historical town of Lucca. Wander Florence in search of the perfect gelato flavors and enjoy private boat rides to discover hidden villages, isolated abbeys, and even migrating whales. Your unforgettable family vacation in Italy will blend luxury, exploration, education, and discovery.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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View of the Colosseum in Rome, Italy

Family Tour of Paris and Rome

11 Day Custom Tour

From $3,020

These two great cities will come alive as you delve beneath the surface of Paris and Rome as a family. With pizza making and chocolate tasting, gladiator school and a street art hunt, evocative mythology, and catacombs, it will be an extraordinary journey as you get to know these cities from the inside out. And of course, you will take in the icons as any vacation to these fantastic cities is not complete without the Colosseum and the Eiffel Tower. Your vacation has been handcrafted for families to include private guides and a wide range of experiences giving you space to come together in two great world capitals.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Italy Tour with Kids: Discovering the Best of Rome, Sorrento & Amalfi Coast

8 Day Custom Tour

From $2,195

Your family will have an exciting vacation in Italy as your kids can discover ancient artifacts and history and then bask in the splendor of sapphire waters. Your custom tailored tour will ensure that each moment brings discovery and Italian culture to the forefront in an engaging and exciting way. Cover your hands in flour as you learn to make a perfect Neapolitan pizza, and then uncover emerald hues in a sea cave lit by refracted sunlight. Watch the kids train as gladiators and enjoy the view of the Bay of Naples from atop a medieval tower. Your family will always look back fondly on your time in Southern Italy.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Courtyard of the Palazzo Vecchio, Florence

Kid-Friendly Family Tour of Italy's Highlights

10 Day Custom Tour

From $2,745

Become gladiators, search for priceless paintings, and indulge in unforgettable adventures with a custom tailored family-friendly Italy itinerary. Relish a chance to blend fun and education with culture that the kids can touch. Knead handmade pasta dough under the guidance of a private chef and then wander through hidden corridors and along the labyrinthine Hypogeum in the Colosseum. Explore extinct volcanic craters and learn the art of making fresh gelato in a medieval town. Your private family Italy tour itinerary will offer flavorful delights, ancient marvels, and secret catacombs to create memories that will last a lifetime.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Gondolas in Venice, Italy

Rome, Tuscany & Venice Vacation Tour for Families

9 Day Custom Tour

From $5,395

Give the gift of togetherness on a handcrafted family vacation tour to Rome, Tuscany, and Venice. The kids will delight in following in the footsteps of Roman emperors onto the grounds of the mighty Colosseum. The family will bond together mixing flour and eggs to create traditional Tuscan pasta. The scent of pizza and melted cheese drifts from hidden trattoria doorways. You can marvel at priceless art emblematic of masterpieces, from the David to the La Primavera. Introduce the kids to unparalleled culture and indulge in the distinctive splendor of Italy.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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The ruins of Pompeii in Italy

A Perfect Family Getaway to Italy’s Coastlines & History

8 Day Custom Tour

From $2,195

On your family getaway vacation to Italy, your kids wake up with a view of coastal cliffs and the looming summit of historic Mount Vesuvius in the distance. You sneak pieces of fresh mozzarella bufala when rolling out your pizza dough during a family cooking lesson. The ancient city of Pompeii expands before your very eyes, and you have never seen your kids so excited to learn about history. Travel from stunning coastal towns to breathtaking Renaissance cities, each embracing the entire family in wonderment on your handcrafted tour of Italy.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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traveling family admiring the Vatican

Kid-Friendly Vacation to Italy: Rome, Tuscany & The Vatican

8 Day Custom Tour

From $2,195

History is filled with noble families rising in power and class, spanning time to protect one another against the outside world.  This kid friendly vacation to Rome, Tuscany, and the Vatican, teaches you about Roman mythology, medieval history, masterworks of paintings and marble statues. Your custom tailored tour of Italy takes you on the noble route of a family adventure. Discover the hidden underbelly of the ancient Colosseum and learn the depths to which the food culture of the country runs. Each moment will build treasured memories in the timelessness of the encircling unforgettable world.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Catania Bellini Park, Sicily Bellini Park in Catania,  Villa Bellini is a great park in the heart of Catania, where you can hide from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Amazing Family-Friendly Sicily Tour

8 Day Custom Tour

From $2,195

Magnificent marble columns and powerful seaside castles inspire the entire family, keeping the kids engaged and creating unparalleled memories on your custom-tailored Sicily tour for families. Gold sand beaches line the shores. Vibrant markets fill the cities with the aroma of refreshing citrus. Ancient temples rise over olive trees. Baroque palaces decorate inviting squares. Mosaics create layers of opulence in chapel and cathedral naves, and the towering summit of Mount Etna is a constant promise of adventure. The family will feel inspired during your unforgettable time in the Mediterranean island charms of Sicily.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Leonardo da Vinci 500 Year Tribute Tour

9 Day Custom Tour

From$4,297

Bring the Renaissance alive and embrace the ingenuity of the world's best artists and innovators with a custom-tailored tour of Italy that celebrates the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci's death. Renaissance experts will guide you on your private tours of celebratory exhibitions while luxury accommodations will immerse you in the luster of Milan, Florence, Vinci, and Rome as you follow in the footsteps of the renowned master. Trace the origins of Leonardo's genius that characterizes his long, illustrious, and inspiring career with viewings that are only available with this rare opportunity. Experience how elegant architectural marvels and captivating technological inventions combine to illustrate the unforgettable culture and beauty of Italy.

Explore Further: Leonardo's contributions only scratch the surface of what Italy has to offer. View our wide selection of immersive Italy Tours or our featured "Made in Italy" Itinerary for more inspiration.

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Luxury Italy Family Vacation

16 Day Custom Tour

From$9,595

From the pleasures of high culture to the joys of adventure, this is an Italian excursion that offers something for all ages. Taste buds will revel in the joys of Bologna, eyes will feast upon the immaculate detail of the Sistine Chapel, and your skin will glory in the soft sun and gentle breeze on the shores of the Med. Be you father or daughter, brother or mother, sister or husband or wife, there is something in Italy just for you.

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Italy Family Vacation for First Timers

9 Day Custom Tour

From$2,470

Immerse yourself in Italy with unique and interactive experiences at every turn. Travel through Italy’s heartland with stops in bustling, metropolitan cities and countryside estates before walking the cobblestone avenues of ancient gladiators, sailing down gentle waterways, and basking in the Tuscan sunshine. The architectural and artistic masterpieces, colorful frescoes, and gorgeous mosaics will give you something to take your breath away before you master the art of Italian cuisine and learn the techniques behind the perfect pizza, creamy gelato, and chocolate delights. Cathedrals, castles, museums, and monuments are waiting to be explored, and expert guidance in addition to customized experiences at each location make this luxurious, 9-day adventure through Italy the perfect family break.

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Italy Family Vacation: Rome to Amalfi Coast

9 Day Custom Tour

From$2,470

Explore picturesque panoramas, venture deep into captivating ancient history, and watch inspiring artwork come to life during your custom-tailored family tour that takes you from Rome to the Amalfi Coast. The best family vacations immerse your family in captivating activities that hide an educational message along the way. Your trip will bring to light the power of the Roman Empire when visiting the Colosseum and the beauty of the island paradise when visiting Capri. Whether in Pompeii or Positano, the Trevi Fountain or the kitchens of Naples, your family will uncover, discover, and experience the wonders from Rome to Amalfi. 

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Italy Family Vacation: Rome, Florence, Amalfi Coast

10 Day Custom Tour

From$2,745

This luxurious, 10-day journey into Italy’s past and present features the head-turning districts of Rome and Florence in addition to the more rustic and rural neighborhoods of the Amalfi coast. Enjoyment for all is the main priority on this tour, and whether it arrives as a sip of an unknown Tuscan wine, the views from a rooftop tour of Il Duomo, or the aquatic bliss of an Amalfi beach, there is something for everyone to be enjoyed.

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Family Vacation Travel Guide
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Family Vacation Travel Guide

Every family has unique preferences, travel goals, and interests, and finding the right destination is key to vacation success.

Learn more about the top family destinations and other considerations with this Family Travel Guide. As you discover more opportunities for where to travel and what to do, connect with a leading family travel specialist by submitting a Trip Request.

The expertise of our family travel specialists will guide you through creating a customized itinerary designed with all ages in mind.

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10 Best Family Destinations in Italy
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10 Best Family Destinations in Italy

Italy is one of the most family-friendly destinations in the world. 

Italy’s mixture of history and natural scenery, smoldering volcanoes, and preserved ancient ruins create an undeniably captivating ambiance. 

Whether you want immersive family-friendly activities like cooking classes or scavenger hunts or simply wish to sample every flavor of gelato, the following list offers inspiration for the best family destinations in Italy.

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Best Time to Visit Italy
Poppies blooming on the rolling hills in Tuscany, Italy
Best Time to Visit Italy

The best time to visit Italy is in the spring and early summer months, from March through June when the weather is ideal for outdoor activities, and the crowds disperse. September through early November are also excellent months for a visit.

Your travel goals, preferences, who you are traveling with, and what you would like to see and do will also affect the best time for your visit. You may wish to plan a skiing vacation on the powdery slopes of the Dolomites with your family or bask on a pristine Sicilian beach with your loved one.

Travelers can immerse themselves in the culinary culture, heritage, and gorgeous scenery year-round, with wine tasting, Roman ruin exploration, and coastal sightseeing always available for your vacation.

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