The way to enhance your Italian Grand Tour by adding Le Marche to Rome or Venice.
The main reason why we believe that Le Marche must complete your Italian tour is that here you see the real Italy, as Le Marche canbe compared to "Tuscany 20 years ago". There are 10 other reasons which are explained in our "Why Le Marche" section.
However, we perfectly understand that - when in Italy - you shouldn't skip places like Venice or Rome. You cannot come here and miss those two wonderful cities. It's in between them that you can find the real plus for your Grand Tour. Indeed, usually people put Tuscany in between Rome and Venice. Our suggestion is to stop in Le Marche during your Grand tour, if you have already visited Tuscany, or if you are looking to get deeper into the real Italy. Below you can see the map explaying the geography of the area.
Contrary to what you may think, Le Marche and its capital town Ancona are easily and well connected by train and motorways to Venice and Rome. It takes 3 hours by train to arrive from Rome to Ancona, and 4 hours to get from Venice to Ancona. Le Marche region is also easy accessible by car.
Moreover, our experience and contacts in Rome and Venice will help you to find some great places to stay when you are there, wonderful restaurants to dine in and great guides to hire.
Therefore, please consider Le Marche as part of your Italian Grand Tour. Remember: we take care of you from when you arrive to when you leave.
So why don't you experience the beautiful Adriatic coast of Italy?
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