Italy Walking & Hiking Tours

Hiking in Italy? Perfetto! From the spectacular Amalfi Coast, where cliffs plunge into turquoise waters, to the lofty peaks of the Dolomites, our Italy walking tours feature the very best this classic destination has to offer. Discover the Italian countryside on foot, walking through hilltop villages and traversing dramatic coastal trails, and enjoy luxurious hotels and delectable cuisine along the way. Hiking in Italy offers the perfect blend of exhilarating activity and rich, genuine experience. 

At Backroads, we’ve been traveling to Italy for decades. Our expertise shines through on these Italy walking tours, where our hand-picked routes, local connections and knowledgeable guides will elevate your experience of hiking in Italy. Our legendary support model, with two leaders and three vans, guarantees that you can explore at your own pace. And with route options for hikers from easygoing to avid, along with shuttles for when you’re ready to shift gears and explore elsewhere, there’s no better way to discover Italy than a walking tour with Backroads. 

Join us to enjoy thrilling hikes throughout Italy, from classic Tuscany to secluded coastal villages, along with perfect itineraries forged from decades of exploring and cultivating relationships. On these walking tours Italy shines—come enjoy la bella Italia with Backroads. 

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Cinque Terre & Tuscany Walking & Hiking Tour

Cinque Terre & Tuscany Walking & Hiking Tour

Coastal Italy's Seaside Charm & Tuscan Villages

Hiking in the Dolomites, Italy - Backroads

Dolomites Walking & Hiking Tour

Fairy-Tale Villages amid Italy's Great Peaks

Backroads Dolomites Hut-to-Hut Hiking Tour

Dolomites Hut-to-Hut Hiking Tour

Alpine Adventure amid Italy's Dramatic Mountains

Easygoing Walking Tour Cinque Terre & Tuscany

Easygoing Walking Tour Cinque Terre & Tuscany

Dolce Tempo Journey from Italy's Seaside to Tuscan Villages

Backroads French & Italian Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

French & Italian Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

Geneva to Mont Blanc & Chamonix

Alps Hut-to-Hut Hiking Tour - Italy, France & Switzerland

Italian, French & Swiss Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

Mont Blanc Adventure from Huts to Mountain Lodges

Amalfi Coast Walking Tours

Italy's Amalfi Coast Walking & Hiking Tour

The Sorrentine Peninsula & Idyllic Capri Island

Amalfi Coast Positano Viewpoint

Italy's Amalfi Coast Walking & Hiking Tour

Positano to the Path of the Gods, Capri & Ischia

Bridge in rural Italian countryside

Italy's Gran Paradiso to Matterhorn Walking & Hiking Tour

Glacier, Peaks & Alpine Elegance—The Italian Alps’ Aosta Valley

Lake Como Hiking Tour Town

Italy's Lake Como & Bellagio Walking & Hiking Tour

Stylish Sojourn in the Italian Lake District

Sardinia & Corsica Walking & Hiking Tour

Sardinia & Corsica Walking & Hiking Tour

The Italian & French Mediterranean

Sicily Walking & Hiking Tour

Sicily Walking & Hiking Tour

Italian Enchantments from Palermo to Etna

Tuscany Walking Tours

Tuscany Active Culinary Walking & Hiking Tour

Food Adventure in Italy from Chianti to Florence

Tuscany By The Sea Walking & Hiking Tour

Tuscany by the Sea Walking & Hiking Tour

From Chianti to the Mediterranean