A new Vatican experience: our Semi-Private Guided Tour

St. Peter's Dome through the Keyhole

Today we are happy to launch our new exclusive Semi-Private Guided Tour of the Sistine Chapel, the Vatican Museums and St. Peter’s Basilica. Available for small groups of no more than 11 people, it guarantees a high-quality treatment also to our non-individual travelers. So, this option represents the best mid-price solution between a private and a regular group tour. We provide…   The best Vatican … Read More

Snow in Rome

Snowman in front of the Colosseum

Sometimes, snow happens Snow in Rome is very rare… but sometimes it happens, and the Eternal City looks immediately like in fairy tale. It was six years that Rome didn’t wake up under a heavy snowfall and a white, silent blanket of snow. These days, instead, a cold low-pressure area involves all Italy and today, February 26, the freezing Burian … Read More

Carrani Tours flies to ITB Berlin

Meet us at ITB Berlin: hall 9, Gray Line stand 305

Next March 7-8, we’ll launch our high-season proposals at ITB Gray Line stand 305 BIT travel exhibit in Milan has just ended, but we are already thinking about our next international appointment. It will be ITB in Berlin, between March 7 and 8. Hosted at Gray Line stand 305, hall 9, we are going to introduce our new high-season activities. From our … Read More

We must have met before… We are Carrani Sales Team

Florence view

If you have participated in International Trade Exhibitions, Workshops or Roadshows, you must have met our Sales Team! Carrani Sales Team Zena Batocchi, Costanza Galli, Eleonora Solfanelli and Claudia Tafuri are certainly the right people to deal with: to ask for all information you need about our catalogs, products, terms & conditions; for beginning and developing a fruitful partnership with … Read More

Things to do in Rome – Carnival

Carnival Streamers

Today, Italian Carnival last week officially starts. If you have read our post about Venice Carnival, you already know that the City on Water has begun its costume parades and festivals last weekend. But in Rome, the days of the most lively celebrations are between the so-called Giovedì and Martedì Grasso. That is, Fat Thursday and Tuesday. Why is Carnival … Read More

Have you already bought your tickets for BIT – Milan?

bit milan 2018

An industry more and more human to human: this is the direction of 2018 tourism, based on the importance of a really deep experience of travel destinations, able to involve guests from all over the world in a specific, special place. As a matter of fact, feedback from our customers already confirmed that in 2017. What our guests really appreciate … Read More

Things to do in Venice – Carnival

Artisan colouring a venetian carnival mask

The most colorful festival of the year comes back between January 27 and February 13 Walking through the suggestive streets and canals of Venice, you have certainly noticed some particular crafts. We are talking about decorated masks. They could be just for eyes or for the whole face, painted in white or with bright colors, adorned with feathers, glitters, tiaras … Read More

Nice to meet you – our Booking Department

Reflex Camera

Do you need… … advice to design the best trip for your customers? … more information about the tours of our catalogs? … a friendly voice, able to help you to sell our packages? … an expert who cares your travelers during their Italian holidays? Our Booking Department is the answer to all these questions From North to South, our … Read More

Christmas Taste – 8 things you must know about Pandoro & Panettone cakes

Christmas Sweets

Every year, Italian families are divided on the issue of Christmas desserts. The question is: Pandoro or Panettone? These two traditional sweets compete for the title of favorite Italian Christmas cake annually. So, if you are looking for some dinner ideas perfect for your December holidays here, read more about these big players in Italian festive tables… but remember – … Read More

Christmas Taste – Have you ever tried a piece of Torrone?

Typical Italian Torrone

What’s Christmas Torrone? In December, Christmas food becomes a delicious must in Italy. In particular, sweets and cakes represent also some perfect gifts and Christmas ideas for you and your beloved ones 😉 For example, have you ever tasted a piece of Torrone? This traditional nougat is probably of ancient Arab origin. It’s mainly made of toasted almonds or nuts, … Read More

Only the best hotels – our Contract Department

Relaxing in the swimming pool

The best quality with favorable rates: these are our hotels Unique sights, delicious cuisine, but also a special warm welcome: an experience in Italy is incomplete without the right hotels, able to make your customers feel at home… but at the same time to give them something extraordinary and typically Italian. This is the reason why Carrani Tours guarantees excellent … Read More

A slice of Italian pizza? No, a delicious UNESCO jewel

Sauce on pizza

Today, traditional Neapolitan pizza has been inscribed in UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity Flour, water, salt, yeast: four ingredients for the simple, tasty Neapolitan pizza and for its worldwide success. Today, in South Korea, the UN Cultural Body’s World Heritage Committee has inscribed the traditional unique pizza of Southern Italy and the original art of its … Read More