Story Land & Sea®

2018 Italy Small Group Tours On Sale


THERE'S A REASON why TripAdvisor® travelers describe QueensLander®, now Story — Land & Sea®, the way they do: We're the Leading Small Group Tour Company in the world. Our small group tours immerse you in the local culture, while our small group tour approach means you dine where the locals dine, explore with professional, easy-to-understand guides, and stay in the hearts of cities and villages.

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Video: Watch Mark Story and Story guests discuss "Why Story for your Small Group Tour?"

Tailor-Made Trips
Use Story for Independent Trips
You don't have to have a big budget to work with Story. We save you money and time by eliminating the need for Internet searches: let Story plan your trip as complex or as simple as you desire.

Catch the Spirit of our Ireland & Scotland Tour in 2018
Visit the lands of castles and manor houses, legends of Lochs and Battles, and amazing perspectives and experiences and truly catch the Spirit of Ireland & Scotland with Story's true small group approach. Unlike the mainstream tour operators, we've cut back on travel distance and time for a more balanced and enjoyable vacation.

See Spirit of Ireland & Scotland Here

First Time to Italy?
Introducing Italy's Great Cities Tour

This small group tour is recognized by travel expert Arthur Frommer as 'the perfect way to see Italy.' We agree. With no more than 16 travelers our small group tours to Italy as well as France, Ireland & Scotland, Austria & Switzerland, South Pacific and the Americas feature our 'slow travel' approach which means expert Story Tour Captains, Story Way® unique farm-to-table dining experiences, Chef-Prepared Story Exclusive®s and more.
Special Access to amazing venues and our Unique Perspective Experiences combine for a world-class small group tour experience. Leave the Herd Behind with Story Land & Sea®

See Italy's Great Cities Tour Here

Our Guests are Talking: "We weren't 'tour people' until we discovered Story®. They changed the way we think about touring."

."..I just returned from my Italy adventure...I could not let another day go by without contacting you to thank you and your team soooo very much for an experience that was BEYOND expectations!!!!....and I have high expectations!"

France Delights in 2018: 2 Big Story Trips Available
Story Land & Sea® has two very exciting itineraries through France

Our Story of Travel in 2018 has a new chapter to consider. In addition to our popular Treasures of France Tour (Paris, Provence, Cote d'Azur) we are excited to introduce a new player: A Story of France with Champagne, Alsace & Burgundy. The trip debut is set for September 10, 2018, and features Tour Captain Jodie Hedrick. Read more:

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Travel to Africa in Luxury & Witness the Great Migration
Story Africa® invites you to experience the Serengeti 'Under Canvas' in Luxury August 3, or August 20, 2019

Enjoy Tanzania and the Serengeti and consider adding our 5 Day Kenya Safari. We've designed our Safari in the style of the original 1920s luxury 'under canvas' adventures.

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Germany & Czech Republic Small Group Tour

Germany & Czech Republic Tour
This interesting itinerary begins in Berlin, takes in Prague and delights along the Romantic Road down to Oberammergau and finalé's in Munich.

See Germany & Czech Republic Tour Here


Let Your Journey Begin with Our Most Popular Itineraries

Our Guests Are Talking

  • "It was amazing - we can't stop talking about our experience!"
    Italy's Great Cities Tour

    A week ago Dana and I got back from our Italy's Great Cities small group tour. It was amazing - we can't stop talking about our experience!...

    ~ Mark Mishoe View Complete Reviews
  • "Highly recommended!!!"
    Great Cities Tour

    We just returned from a 10 day trip to Italy and used Queenslander Tours as our guide. We had a safe...comfortable and wonderful time seeing Venice, Florence, Tuscany and Rome...

    ~ Sylvia View Complete Reviews
  • ...such a remarkable experience...
    Great Cities Tour

    ...I just returned from my Italy adventure...I could not let another day go by without contacting you to thank you and your team soooo very much for an experience that was BEYOND expectations!!!!....and I have high expectations! ....

    ~ Mila View Complete Reviews
  • "...truly was the trip of a lifetime..."
    Great Cities Tour

    Shirley and I want to thank you for a fantastic 2 weeks in Italy. You did a wonderful job arranging our personalized tour. We will highly recommend Queenslander Tours to anybody we know...Thank you, Queenslander Tours!

    ~ Sandra View Complete Reviews

Listen to Arthur

    Click to listen to Travel Expert Arthur Frommer on New York's WOR 710' The Travel Show as he discusses QueensLander, Now Story Tours, as "the perfect way to see Italy."

Story Land & Sea® on TV

From Story's television commercials to our online productions, we're constantly excited to get the word out about our true small group tour approach to discovering the world. Why Story? We've got 16 great reasons starting with you.