• #10: Best of Scandinavia in 14 Days Tour

    We're a few weeks into our 2020 tour booking season, and it's fascinating to see which corners of Europe are pushing travelers' "I can’t wait!" buttons. We'll begin our top 10 countdown Norway's Sognefjord, from the Best of Scandinavia in 14 Days tour. (photo: Rick Steves)

  • #9: Village Italy in 14 Days Tour

    Need a break from museums? This tour will have you rubbing elbows with Italian culture, learning about crafting pottery, cutting marble, cooking pasta, making wine — even hunting truffles. And the dinners? Delizioso! (photo: Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli)

  • #8: Venice, Florence & Rome in 10 Days Tour

    Italy's great cities are a thrilling introduction to Europe, and this 10-day tour is Rick Steves' most popular introduction to Italy. Maybe this guy in Florence has something to do with it. (photo: Rick Steves)

  • #7: Best of Scotland in 10 Days Tour

    Sheepdogs. Watch them work. Pet their puppies. Need we say more? Book now. (photo: Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli)

  • #6: Best of Turkey in 13 Days Tour

    From iconic Istanbul to otherworldly Cappadocia to ancient Ephesus, our Best of Turkey tour offers you different travel delights…and a broader world perspective. (photo: Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli)

  • #5: Best of Ireland in 14 Days Tour

    We have plenty of colorful scenic shots of Ireland we could show you, but it's the people you meet who make each visit unforgettable. And if two weeks is a stretch, we can fit you into our 8-day Heart of Ireland tour just fine. (photo: Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli)

  • #4: Best of the Adriatic in 14 Days Tour

    The rising popularity of this tour, which meanders through Croatia, Slovenia, and Bosnia-Herzegovina, shows how travelers today are being drawn to distinctive regions and new experiences. (photo: Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli)

  • Restaurant staff, Taormina, Sicily, Italy

    #3: Best of Sicily in 11 Days Tour

    If you're looking forward to a warm and engaging welcome on your next trip, our Sicily tour is a sure thing. And the Mediterranean climate makes this island a great destination whether you choose to travel in winter, spring, summer, or fall. (photo: Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli)

  • Óbidos, Portugal

    #2: Heart of Portugal in 12 Days Tour

    The Heart of Portugal feels far from the tourist crowd, with a "Europe in the old days" vibe. It takes you on an adventure that connects you with the Portuguese people, from salty harbors to lovingly tended vineyards to simply magical evening walks. (photo: Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli)

  • #1: Athens & the Heart of Greece in 14 Days Tour

    In Greece, you'll walk among ancient ruins in Athens, Delphi, Olympia, Epidavros, and Mycenae, before hopping a boat to the idyllic traffic-free island of Hydra. Your entire day on Hydra is free to soak up sun and the whitewashed architecture as you wander the narrow streets and harbor promenade. (photo: Rick Steves)


    Learn more about these itineraries and another three dozen — plus save $100 on any 2020 tour — at Rick Steves Tours.

    (Itinerary specifics subject to change.)