Dates of our Tours

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Trips Dates for 2017

Please Note: Prices below reflect most services (except airfare, travel insurance and personal shopping) included, depending on which tour you are engaging. If you are a returning traveler with Italian Excursion  ask for your 10% discount on subsequent tours!  Please let us know if you have a self-created group requesting particular dates.  We will customize your tour to your specifications!

2017 Tours:

Food & Wine tour near Orvieto! September 26-October 3, 2017.  HARVEST season in Italy is delicious!!!

Love all things Italian?  Love Yoga?  Spend a week with Tia Lanzetta in the Italian countryside.  Tia will lead yoga and do massage; Cheryl will lead excursions to hidden gems in the area.   The Etruscan art and culture are rich with the creativity of the past.  Food and wine are a given!  October 5-12, 2017. ($3495)

UPDATE:  This tour price has been reduced, thanks to the kindness of our Italian partners.  YOU GET a $1000 DISCOUNT if you register by August 15, 2017.

 2018 Tours:

Tastes & Textiles  (10 days) with Erica Jarman of  Sapori e Saperi, Artisan tours! May, 2018 ($3995)

Ask about our plans for the Orvieto Jazz Festival over New Year’s Holiday.

Check with us later for a trip to Sicily in 2018 with Dr. Diana Hoppe and Italian Excursion.  A week in this beautiful Mediterranean region will leave you wanting more! Food, wine, art, culture, Dr. Diana’s tips for healthy living.  ($3395)


 Prices vary depending on level of services. Please email us with  your inquiries for next year’s tours.  Note that dates may change according to the needs of a group.  

Email contact:; Phone contact: 760.470.8852

$3,000-$4995 per person, based on double occupancy.  Single occupancy will include a supplement of $400.  Travel with a friend or partner and share a room or make new friends utilizing double occupancy.

Tour Payments

Contact Cheryl to book your date or if you have questions:
Cheryl Alexander 760.470.8852 Email Me:

 Trip Notices

If you are a returning traveler with Italian Excursion ask for your 10% discount on subsequent tours!

Prices include: lodging, ground transportation during that period, most meals, daily guided tours, 24 hour travel support during the tour, entrance fees in Orvieto, 3 hours of trip planning guidance.
Not Included: Airfare, transportation from landing site, personal shopping, travel insurance, some meals, depending on your tour choice.

Price subject to change without notice due to currency fluctuations in Europe. Ask about last minute or special organizational discounts!

Cancellation Fees

    • 91+ days (from the first day of the trip): $1000 per person
    • 61-90 days: 50% of the total price
    • 31-60 days: 100% of the total price

Travel insurance is strongly recommended, especially trip cancellation coverage. Shop online for travel insurance at or go to,


We can help with trip planning; airfare, hotels, cooking classes, bike tours, catering, etc. Contact us and ask about:

  • Group discounts and family reunion planning.
  • Special interest add-ons such as wine tours, yoga classes, cooking classes, grape and olive picking, hiking, etc.

When you are ready to make travel plans, please let us know and we will give you many good tips for travel, packing, choosing the right airline, hotel, etc.

Contact Cheryl

Contact me with any questions.

Cheryl Alexander; phone:  760.470.8852  email:

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