Italy really needs no introduction. This beautiful country is filled with delicious food, marvelling history, astounding architecture, beautiful coast lines and the tragic ruins of Pompeii.
Our Book your Trip page offers backpackers the chance to explore Italy as part of a larger multi-country adventure. You can choose to spend your gap year on a Europe Flexi trip, which allows you to choose when you want to go where, or meet new friends on a jam packed European tour.
If you’re struggling to find a cheap hotel – not that unusual in Italy - we have great deals on hotel stays as well. Or, if you’d like to hone your skills, you can learn from the greatest on a European Art Explorer and Internship.
If any of the trips take your fancy, then just contact GYT via the enquiry page and a consultant will get back to you.
Seven countries in ten days...sounds like a tour for people who know what they want and don’t have time to wait around for it! This is a great introduction to Europe for first timers.
Planning to explore Europe on your gap year? This complete gap year includes a bus around Europe’s arty-est cities and also an internship in Madrid too!
If you’ve dreamt of going to Europe but don’t know where to start, the European Whirl is your best option. It’s the perfect combination of culture, relaxation and good times!
Florence is one of the jewels in Italy’s crown and this hotel is perfectly situated for staying there. It’s right in the middle of the city and close to everything!
The Flexitrip is designed to give you the ultimate in flexibility so you can design your own trip. Choose anywhere you’d like to go and then buy the number of corresponding flexistops.
Travel from one great city to another on this tour. Retrace the Roman Empire, then travel to the seaside town of Sorrento on the Amalfi coast where the scenery is matched only by the food.
If trips were like courses at a dinner party, this would be the appetiser. 8 countries in one go gives you a taste of all these cities plus some hidden treasures, so you know where to go next time!
Thinking about interrailing around Europe? Look no further. We’ve got you covered here with an interrail pass, accommodation and insurance.
Explore the Eastern paradise! From a Florentine excursion and leather demonstration to clogs and cheese (all that matters) in Amsterdam and overnight ferries to islands, this trip has it all
Essential Europe is a package of the best bits a short tour of Europe can offer as we take in some of the finest landscapes and most fabulous city destinations on the continent.