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Honeymoons and weddings abroad are tailor-made by Expressions Holidays. Contact us for a range of honeymoon and wedding destinations around the world and an amazing choice of honeymoons from island-hopping to visiting cultural sites.
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Experiences
  

With Authentic Experiences from Expressions Holidays you enter a world of genuine holiday and travel experiences within the framework of one of our tailor-made holidays, be its significance culture, gastronomy, wine appreciation, wildlife, sports or special occasions.
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holidays
  

Expressions Spas opens a world of tailor-made spa holidays that allows you to choose according to region, type of treatment desired, product type and recommends for your party type, whether it be for couples, singles or perhaps mothers and daughters travelling together.
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holidays
  

Expressions Families affords you an amazing choice of sophisticated resorts ideally suited to families in selected destinations worldwide. You can also choose according to required facilities in resort and we suggest holidays for families with grandparents and single parent families too.
Rail
holidays
  

Expressions Holidays offers you tailor-made rail holidays and journeys by train, including luxury trains, scenic journeys and classic rail tours.
Worldwide
journeys
  

Tailor-made journeys and tours for individuals and small groups to selected destinations around the world from Burma to Italy, from Vietnam to India.
  • Garden tour holidays in Italy for small groups

    Isola Bella gardens Lake Maggiore

    Villa Monastero gardens Lake Como

    Giardino Giusti gardens Verona

    Ninfa gardens Rome area

    Palazzo Pfanner gardens Tuscany

    Guided touring holidays visiting the gardens and villas of Italy for small groups

    Expressions Holidays' tailor-made garden tours of Italy offer the chance to visit and get to know some of the most exquisite gardens in some of the most beautiful parts of Italy.     

    We have developed garden tours of Italy for small groups in Tuscany, in the Italian Lakes (Lake Como & Lake Maggiore), The Amalfi Coast & Capri, the Veneto region and around Rome, visiting some of the most beautiful gardens and villas of the region with an experienced local guide. A unique feature of our garden tours of Italy is that they operate for small numbers only. You do not have a tour leader and you do not have the feeling of being herded around visiting highly visible tourist attractions. Quite the opposite. You travel in a small coach with just 16 seats or appropriate to the size of the party. You have a local guide to accompany you to the garden visits but not necessarily in between. You stay in luxury 4 and 5 star hotels which have been tried and tested by Expressions Holidays and which we have used for our individual guests for about 25 years. You will not be treated as a tour party. The places we have included in the tours are not really on the popular tourist track (with a couple of exceptions such as Isola Bella on Lake Maggiore) but the emphasis is on discreet places, gems of garden design and botanical interest.

    Click here to download a pdf with full details of our garden tour holidays.

    6 night garden tour holidays of Italy for small groups departing on the following dates:
    The Gardens and Villas of the Environs of Rome -6 September 2017, 16 May 2018, 6 June 2018, 27 June 2018, 12 September 2018
    Prices from £2,250 per person.
    The Gardens and Villas of Tuscany - 10 September 2017, 20 May 2018, 10 June 2018, 9 September 2018
    Prices from £2,250 per person.
    The Gardens and Villas of the Amalfi Coast and Capri - 14 September 2017, 3 May 2018, 24 May 2018, 14 June 2018, 13 September 2018
    Prices from £2,350 per person.
    The Gardens and Villas of Lake Como and Lake Maggiore - 5 September 2017, 15 May 2018, 5 June 2018, 26 June 2018, 4 September 2018
    Prices from £2,450 per person.
    The Gardens and Villas of the Veneto - 13 September 2017, 4 June 2018, 12 September 2018
    Prices from £2,340 per person.

    Early booking offer for 2018 tours - book by 30 September 2017 and receive a reduction of £150 per person
    Please see the individual garden tour pages for further information including full details of price supplements.

    Client testimonials: "The Rome garden tour was very successful - very well organised and very good. Thank you." Mrs M, May 2016
     
     "We are just back from a perfect holiday arranged by yourself and we just wanted to thank you for putting together a holiday which totally exceeded our expectations. The hotels were ideal for comfort, position and the staff could not have done more. The gardens we visited were all different but the first and last were very special. Our guides and drivers were excellent and we were really well attended at all times". Amalfi May 2017

    "Really exceeded our expectations. Attention to detail/planning gave a little added surprise each day. Always thinking 'how can this get better'?" Mrs M, May 2017, Amalfi

    Expressions Holidays has been organising tailor-made holidays to Italy for individuals and small groups for over 25 years. With our team of consultants and our in-depth knowledge of the country, we can offer you an unrivalled service for all aspects of your holiday.
    An Expressions holiday will combine matching your requirements with the product, we will plan your arrangements with absolute attention to detail and for over 25 years our clients have praised our efficiency and professionalism.

  • Rome area garden tours

    Ninfa Tower_P
    Discover the great and the unusual of Italian garden design in the ancient region of Latium. Some dates still for 2017 and 2018 now booking.
  • Amalfi coast garden tours

    Villa Rufolo gardens Amalfi Coast
    Enjoy a classic introduction to the landscape, history and flora of Campania including two magical islands. Some dates still for 2017 and 2018 now booking.
  • The Italian Lakes garden tours

    Villa Monastero gardens Lake Como Italian Lakes gardens tour
    Combine Lakes Como and Maggiore, both home to a splendid range of villas and gardens. Some dates still for 2017 and 2018 now booking.
  • Tuscany garden tours

    Palazzo Pfanner gardens Tuscany garden tour
    Visit historic villas and their beautiful gardens in the Chianti and Lucca regions of Tuscany. Some dates still for 2017 and 2018 now booking.
  • Veneto garden tours

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    Visit some of the great Palladian and other villa gardens of the Veneto with stays in historic Padua and Verona. Some dates still for 2017 and 2018 now booking.
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  • OUR HOLIDAYS

    • Rail holidays

      Rail holidays and train journeys, tailor-made.

    • Garden holidays

      Italian garden holidays and tours for individuals and small groups

    • Family holidays

      Visit our selection of tailor-made family holidays to selected hotels and resorts around the world.

    • Cookery holidays

      Tailor-made cookery holidays in Italy

    • Spa holidays

      Rejuvenating, relaxing, refreshing, good for the body and the soul; spa and well-being worldwide

    • Authentic experiences

      Our selection of authentic experience and special interest holidays.

    • Worldwide journeys

      Luxury tours for individuals around the world

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