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CICERONI Travel is a highly regarded company, founded by Tom Duncan, specialising in cultural tours for groups and individuals.

CICERONI is the Italian for a group of eighteenth century Grand Tour Guides. We create and conduct our tours in the relaxed but informative manner of “The Grand Tour” with a particular accent on private visits to houses and gardens, good food and wine, comfortable hotels in enviable country and city locations.

We escort and guide participants to many destinations including the British Isles, Ireland, Italy and around the Mediterranean basin. We enjoy a significant level of repeat bookings as our clients become long standing guests and friends.

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CICERONI Travel is a highly regarded company, founded by Tom Duncan, specialising in cultural tours for groups and individuals.

CICERONI is the Italian for a group of eighteenth century Grand Tour Guides. We create and conduct our tours in the relaxed but informative manner of “The Grand Tour” with a particular accent on private visits to houses and gardens, good food and wine, comfortable hotels in enviable country and city locations.

We escort and guide participants to many destinations including the British Isles, Ireland, Italy and around the Mediterranean basin. We enjoy a significant level of repeat bookings as our clients become long standing guests and friends.

Our visits are led by experts whose passion and authority on their subjects are equal to their sense of hospitality, attention to individual client care and above all, their sense of fun.

Welcome to CICERONI’s Grand Tours!

CICERONI Travel Holidays

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Remarkable opportunity to focus on Leonardo da Vinci’s Milan period with visits to all the sites & exhibitions associated with Leonardo in this five hundredth anniversary year. Discover the world of Renaissance patronage & the ruling Visconti & Sforza dynasties. Private piano recital & visits to the Lombard town of Vigevano & Pavia's Charterhouse.

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Bohemian Heartland: Art & Music in Prague from CICERONI Travel.
Several private visits to important palaces and collections.
See the famous Lobkowicz collection of paintings
Art Nouveau and Art Deco architecture and design of great beauty.
Opportunity to attend opera, ballet and concert performances. Unhurried pace and plenty of free time.

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Wonderful opportunity to explore the work of Caravaggio, his contemporaries and followers. Visit to Borghese Gallery for further works by Caravaggio, his teachers & rivals. Two remarkable works by Caravaggio still in private hands seen by special arrangement. Study Day & visit to the National Gallery (30/11/16) is included with the tour.

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A Scottish Surprise: Treasures of the Tweed Valley from CICERONI Travel. Opportunity to visit one of Scotland’s most picturesque regions with a remarkable selection of castles and country houses. Private visits to houses normally not available to groups. Gardens will be at their mid-summer best! Comfortable hotel set in idyllic position.

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The Art Collections of Milan by CICERONI Travel. Discover the world of Renaissance patronage and the ruling Visconti and Sforza dynasties. F ocus on da Vinci’s Milan period. We explore the great collections of important Milanese families from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. Opportunity to book La Scala tickets including Simon Boccanegra.

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