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Vintage is the new chic in travel

It’s time to throw out the “old” and “boring” and get with it. 

Paris     Porto     Florence     Malta     Tuscany     Chianti     Cappadocia     St Petersburg

Looking for something new and adventurous?  Something that will make awesome Instagram photos and above all fantastic memories to tell your grandchildren?  Well Vintage Travel is the new Chic way of traveling.  It is stylish and it is fun.  Above all:  it is definitely not boring.

With things ever changing in the world, we might not be so open to world travel as in the past.  But, you can always find creative ways to travel in your own country.  And if you don’t have these local options, keep them in mind for your next world travel trip.  Add it to your travel bucket list and start planning.

Motorcycle Side Car Tour – Paris

Half Day Vintage Tour On A Sidecar Motorcycle (2 Hours)

Thrill-seekers that want a more exciting way to explore Paris shouldn't bother with a typical sightseeing tour, or neighborhood walking tour. Instead, feel the wind in your face as you explore with this private motorcycle sidecar adventure, with a guide to whisk you around Paris. Highlights include riding through several of Paris' most vibrant neighborhoods—including Montmartre, Saint-Germain-des-Prés, and the Latin Quartier—and a custom itinerary, so you can see what you want.

Classic Citroen Tour – Paris

Paris By Day 1h Tour In Vintage French Car

With this guided tour, enjoy a new twist on a driving excursion as your guide whisks you around in a classic Citroen Traction. Pass notable sights like the Champs-Elysées, Louvre Museum, and Eiffel Tower, and enjoy your guide's insider knowledge as you explore. Get a more personal experience with a private tour, for up to four people

Rolls Royce Tour – Paris

Paris Picturesque Vintage Rolls Royce Tour

2-hour private drive through Paris in a classic black-and-white vintage Rolls Royce. Enjoy chauffeur-style pickup and drop-off service from your hotel or restaurant. Stop at iconic Paris spots to take memorable photos. Upgrade to add an hour or include Champagne. A wonderful way to celebrate a birthday or anniversary.

Ford T Replica Tour – Porto

Vintage Tour (city of Porto)

You will be able to get to know the city of Porto, in an electric replica of a Ford T, returning to the 1920's. This tour allows you to get to know the reference points, the history and essence of the city of Porto, Portugal and the historical area of ​​Gaia, passing not only through tourist areas, but also through narrower and hidden streets and corners, in a different way.

Scooter Tours – Florence

Scooter Guided Tour

Unique and fun way to discover the historical center of Florence. Listen to important and secret facts while you enjoy the ride. The tour starts in the heart of the city, near the first residence of the Medici Family. It continues through the religious center of this amazing city, reaching the Arno River and finishing up at the Ponte Vecchio - Old Bridge.

Fiat 500 Self Drive Tour – Florence

Self-Drive Vintage Fiat 500 Tour from Florence: Tuscan Villa and Gourmet Lunch

5-hour Fiat 500 self-drive tour from Florence. Follow your expert guide along secluded roads into the Tuscan countryside. Spend time at leisure on the grounds of a beautiful villa. Relax with a pool-side picnic lunch and enjoy fresh breads, cheeses and cured meats.

Vintage Bus Tours – Malta

Vittoriosa, Cospicua and Senglea Vintage Bus Tour

Explore Malta’s Three Cities by vintage bus on this tour of Vittoriosa, Cospicua, and Senglea, with an experienced guide to help bring Maltese history to life. You’ll see fortifications that helped repel the Great Siege of Malta, winding streets, and landmarks, all while traveling in a fun piece of moving Maltese history. This Three Cities tour includes pickup and drop-off at select locations, and it's a great orientation to three top Malta destinations.

Fiat 500 Tours – Tuscany

Self-Drive Vintage Fiat 500 Tour from Florence: Tuscan Hills and Italian Cuisine

Follow your expert guide and drive into the Tuscan hills. Visit the Church of San Miniato al Monte, and enjoy the views over Florence. Stop for photo opportunities and to change drivers if you wish. Enjoy a meal in Tuscany before returning to Florence.

There are quite a few options available in Tuscany and all over Italy for Vintage Fiat Travel Experiences.  Viator Vintage Fiat 500 Tour Link

Vespa Tours – Chianti

Tuscany Vespa Tours: one day vespa tour through the hills of Chianti

Explore the Chianti countryside on a fun and nimble Italian scooter. Pit stops include a 12th-century castle, wine tasting, and Tuscan lunch. This tour earns 5-star reviews for friendly guides and gorgeous scenery. NO Vespa experience needed; riding lesson is provided.

Vespa Self Drive – Tuscany

Self-Drive Vintage Vespa Tour at Sunset Wine Tasting

Sunset Vespa tour from Florence. Drive a vintage scooter through the Tuscan countryside. Take in views of vineyard-covered hills and olive groves. Visit a centuries-old villa for a cocktail and wine tasting.

Classic Cars & Balloons – Cappadocia

Classic Car Tours at the Balloon Time

You will have gorgeous photos to share on Instagram. You must join this tour if you want to have amazing photos with balloons at the beautiful valleys. Traveler pickup is offered from all hotels in Cappadocia. Only available during balloon time in Turkey.

Segway Tours – St Petersburg 

Segway Tour 1,5 hour

Maximize your time in St Petersburg and cover more ground than you could on a walking tour with this fun Segway tour. Learn to operate your Segway and have time to practice before setting out along the waterfront of the Fontanka River and past the Winter Palace and Summer Garden. Stop along the way to admire landmarks including Senate Square, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the Russian Museum, and Peter and Paul’s fortress.

Vintage travel is fun.  You will have fantastic memories and stories to tell and above all wonderful photo opportunities.  If you are looking for amazing Instagram photo spots, this is the perfect opportunity to combine a once in a lifetime tour with a once in a lifetime photo.

Another kind of romantic  ‘vintage travel’.  

Experience the Magic of a Hot Air Balloon Ride