Leisure travel and Private Event

Every trip must be a once-in-a-lifetime experience, especially in Italy! That’s why we pay particular attention to every detail, sitting with our clients, guiding them through various options, and presenting an exciting and personalized proposal.

For this reason we have opened an office in Manhattan to be closer to be closer to our New York clients and be right there when they need us.

Ready to start your dream vacation in Italy?  Call us @ (347) 746-6389

Welcome to Italy, time to enjoy life!

You are unique and you deserve unique experiences in a unique country: Italy!
Our programs are tailored to your emotions: taste a classic wine in a 500 years old cellar in Rome. Play golf in the most exclusive golf course in Tuscany. Learn how to make hand made pasta in a family kitchen. Drive a Ferrari in the countryside and stop for a picnic near a XIII century castle. Shop the most famous Italian brands in exclusive and private outlets.

Find below some unique activities you will enjoy during your tailor made trip from Rome to Florence to Venice, Sorrento, Cinqueterre…. Contact us if you require an appointment to plan your next event or your fabulous trip in Italy.

Are you ready to enjoy one of the most beautiful city in the world, Florence it’s a city of art, food and fashion.

 Let’s start with a walking tour of Florence; the city center is very small so it is easy to visit on foot. Our personal assistant (English speaking) will pick you up at your hotel and walk you through Santa Maria Novella, The Duomo, Via Tornabuoni, and the Palazzo della Signoria (where the Medicis ruled the city.) A walk on the Ponte Vecchio allows you to admire the handmade jewelry in the stores across the Arno river.

If you are passionate about art, you are in the right place. There are more than twenty museums in the city, such as the Uffizi Gallery, the Pitti Palace, the Museo del Bargello, the Accademia (home of the original David) and many others. Plan at least one day each! We can help you to fulfill your artsy desires.

Love wine? Who doesn’t when it’s an Italian wine? You can spend one day in the Chianti countryside, visiting our wineries and tasting Tuscany and Supertuscany wines. We will drive you back, so feel free to enjoy our tour. For the more sophisticated, we suggest a wine tasting in the Marchesi Antinori winery followed by a lunch in a local restaurant.

Like golfing? What about a day playing on one of the most exclusive golf course in Europe?

Siena, Lucca, Pisa, San Giminiano are less than one hour away from Florence: perfect for a day trip. Want more? Contact us at florence@doc-events.com. Ciao!

Enjoy a few days like a real Tuscan in the village of Castelfranco di Sopra near Arezzo. Rent a home for up to four people in a Florentine palace, in the heart of Tuscany!

Every morning, enjoy shopping at the local farms and markets for olive oil, flour for baking pizza or bread, eggs and milk.  Gather fresh produce from your own garden!

Once all ingredients have been gathered, you are ready start your cooking experience with our grandmother-chef who specializes in Tuscan food. Your personal assistant will guide you in English during your session.

Contact us to check availability.

Unusual Tuscany

In Tuscany, you can enjoy several masterpieces of arts, great shopping, finest food and wine. You can also choose among endless boring tours. We offer something new: experience Tuscany from a fun perspective! Our itineraries have been tailored for you and/or your family and kids.

What about the Macchiavelli Prince Treasure Hunt, in the city of Siena? Or, perhaps book a terrace in Piazza del Campo square to enjoy the famous Palio with your friends. In Florence you can master Renaissance painting classes in the Boboli Gardens (Yes the one from Dan Brown’s Inferno).

  • Not into painting? What about rowing (yes you row!) on the Arno river and admire the city from the river view. In Pisa you can ride a bike and discover the city around the Leaning Tower.
  • Why not to take a step further and rent a Vespa or an old Fiat 500 for a tour in the Chianti vineyards? Or take a Ferrari for a picnic in the countryside!
  • If you don’t want to drive: we can take you in a 1950s car for a wine tasting so you can enjoy the food and wine while we safely drive you around. Interested in farming?
  • Do you want to experience how to make cheese? Let’s go to our farms where you can milk goats or cows and learn a centuries-old tradition.
  • From Cortona (the village of Under the Tuscan Sun) take a boat trip on the Trasimeno lake up to the Maggiore Island.

We also offer several outdoor packages: soft trekking on the countryside, or bike riding in the Tuscan hills. There is something for everyone in Tuscany.

Discover the Mugello region, the land of the Medicis, Giotto, Cimabue and Beato Angelico, the birth place of the Renaissance, the origin of the Galateo, only 40 minutes from Florence.

Discover this land of food, wine, and art by experiencing the unique sensation of driving a Ferrari, the most famous car in the world, in the Mugello circuit, one of the world’s most spectacular racetracks. This exhilarating experience is now available to everyone thanks to our Florence office ! You will drive side-by-side with an instructor-pilot, which is essential to appreciate the track and the car.

If you prefer, you can ask your pilot to drive, so you can enjoy the thrills of the speed! An introductory briefing about the car and the circuit – and you are on your way!!

Pucci, Gucci, Salvatore Ferragamo, Ermanno Scervino and Roberto Cavalli are the five Florence-born brands. In and nearby Florence they have their stores, their ateliers, their museums and their ….outlets.

Your personal shopper will take you and your friends to the most exclusive outlets near Florence for a “shop till you drop” day!

Start at the Mall or at the Barberino outlets, or go directly to your preferred brand: Prada, Fendi, Gucci, Scervino, Dolce e Gabbana. We can assist you with translation, currency exchange and VAT refund forms to make shopping easier.

Shopping can be arranged for an individual or a small group.  Private transportation will also be arranged.