Filled with rich history and a fascinating culture, Italy is a destination you and your students won’t want to miss. Home to some of the best and most interesting historical sites, it’s no wonder Italy is a top tourist destination.

Experience history and walk through Ancient Rome to explore the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and the Capitoline Hill. Venture to some of Rome’s most popular tourist sites like the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain and Navona. Take time to visit one of the smallest countries in the world, the Vatican City, and admire Michelangelo’s masterpiece at the Sistine Chapel. As you explore Florence, see more by Michelangelo—his iconic David statue at the Museum of the Academy of Fine Arts.

Lounge in Pisa’s Miracle’s Square and take in views of the Leaning Tower of Pisa with its 296 steps! Explore a devastating piece of history at the Archaeological Excavations Park of Pompeii, a town buried under volcanic ash following the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.

The world history evident throughout Italy is truly mesmerizing. Many students will take in once-in-a-lifetime sights and try delicious dishes—much more than pizza—that can only be prepared with a true Italian touch.

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