Antarctica Cruise

Antarctica was truly amazing.... Once we hit the Peninsula we had the 2 most amazing days, blue skies, ice, wild life, scenery. Absolutly stunning! The ship was great, good facilities. The crew was absolutly fantastic. Very approachable & informative. It was a very family like atmosphare. The food was delicious and plentyful. And the scenery & wild!

Bert Lozey | WA



Utracks - Self Guided and Small Group Adventures :  Italy

From the colourful meadows of Tuscany to the rocky and dramatic coastline of Italy's south, this is a country that offers diversity on a plate.

Mountains feature prominently in Italy's topography. Italy's backbone is formed by the Apennines, from Genoa right down to Sicily. The Po River Valley in the country's northeast forms the largest lowland area. Italy is home to three active volcanoes - Stromboli in the Aeolian Islands, Vesuvius near Naples and Etna on Sicily.

Beauty simply abounds in Italy...

Featured Adventures

Alpine Introduction Course & Gran Paradiso Climb

Alpine introduction course to gain a basic climbing foundation on snow, ice and rock in the Mont Blanc range before attemping Gran Paradiso (4061m)
7 days |
Entry Level Mountaineering or Exploratory Treks | Trekking | Mountaineering

Amalfi Explorer

A walking trip to explore Pompeii, Herculaneum, Mt Vesuvius, the island of Capri and the stunning Amalfi Coast
8 days |
Moderate | Family Adventures | Inn to Inn Walking

Ancient Venetian Empire by Bike

Cycle the Adriatic coast from Venice through Slovenia to Croatia
8 days |
Introductory to Moderate | Cycling | Family Adventures

Assisi to Orvieto

Discover medieval hill top towns, olive groves and rustic farm houses on foot
7 days |
Introductory to Moderate | Inn to Inn Walking

Backroads to Venice

Cycle the quiet paths and backroads to the canal city of Venice via Shakespeare's Verona
8 days |
Moderate | Cycling

Backroads to Venice - Guided Cycle

A guided cycle along the quiet paths and backroads to the canal city of Venice via Shakespeare's Verona
8 days |
Moderate | Cycling

Bolzano to Mantova pre tour

Cycle the backroads from Bolzano to Mantova before joining the Veneto Bike & Boat
4 days |
Introductory to Moderate | Cycling | Family Adventures

Cinque Terre

Explore the stunning Cinque Terre along a series of 15th century footpaths
7 days |
Introductory | Family Adventures | Inn to Inn Walking

Cinque Terre Guided Walk

A guided walk to discover the best trails of the Cinque Terre
7 days |
Introductory | Inn to Inn Walking

Classic Tuscany Guided Walk

A classic walk from Florence to Siena through the magnificent Tuscan countryside
7 days |
Moderate | Inn to Inn Walking
viewing 1 - 10 of 79 available

The Weather in Italy

Italy is at its best in spring (April-May) and autumn (October-November). During these seasons, the scenery is beautiful, the temperatures are pleasant and there are relatively few crowds.


Browse by Activity
Trekking Adventure Touring Mountaineering Cycling Cruising Culinary Tours Family Adventures Charity Challenges Mountain Biking Inn to Inn Walking Cycle Trails
Countries we visit
we are also associated with:
Fred Hollows Foundation
Porter Protect
The Himalayan Trust UK