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Gastaldi Global Travel is one of most renowned Italian Destination Management Companies and a landmark in the MICE industry for creativity, experience and quality of service. Founded in 1990, Gastaldi Global Travel belongs to Gastaldi Holding, which in 2010 celebrated its 150th anniversary.

Based in Rome with offices in Genova and more recently in Milan, we specialize in high end meeting and incentive travel, special interest tours and VIP individual programs throughout Italy. Thanks to our consolidated experience and thorough knowledge of Italian destinations and logistics, we are able to create and manage many types of unique programs while remaining focused on the best and most innovative solutions for all events with full respect of client?s budget.

Italia made by Gastaldi: Your way to Italy is our way!


Rome, Venice, Florence and Stresa...

November 2012

Architecture in Rome

Plunge yourself into the rich and unique Roman architectural heritage! A specialized team of architecture experts will guide you through the latest architectural developments, metropolitan ambiences and cultural backgrounds in a pleasant and enlightening way. Discover the historic buildings together with the most innovative and modern architecture sites, in their exciting urban contexts!

The futuristic ZahaHadid MAXXI Museum, the MACRO Museum of OdileDecq, the Auditorium Parco della Musica, one of the masterpieces of the worldly famous architect  Renzo Piano,  the iconic Richard Meier Museum, housing  the imposing Ara Pacis, the Marcello Piacentini rationalistic architecture of EUR district, or the mysterious Art Nouveau and Baroque mix of the Coppedè quarter, built between 1910 and 1927.



Smell, Taste & Create in Rome

Smellat l’Olfattorio, an elegant and innovative “Perfume Bar” located in the historical center, just a few steps away from Piazza del Popolo, showing an exciting display of flasks, lined up on the steel shelves according to the kind of scent.

Taste ... at one of the most ancient chocolate factories, where cocoa is turned into the finest chocolate creations. The chocolate maker (Maitre Chocolatier) will held a session about any chocolate secret, showing the old machinery, the current work and finally let’s taste the unforgettable!

Create ...a real mosaic combining passion for art with creativity. Professional teachers will lead the class and teach the secrets of this ancient art.  Take home your own creation, as well as the acquired artistic skills as a good reward of all efforts!!



The Casanova experience in Venice

An exciting itinerary to discover all about the famous lover Giacomo Casanova, through a charming labyrinth of narrow alleyways, punctuated by delicate bridges and captivating canals. Actors, dressed in ancient costumes representing Casanova’s relatives and friends, will show the home where he was born; then his best friend declaims a risqué poem, dating back to Casanova’s era.

The itinerary will  proceed to  his best gambler friend to learn about the ancient casinos and games. Finally two courtesans will reveal all about Casanova’s love affairs as well as some gossips on his performances!



Santo Stefano al Ponte: new venue in Florence!

Next to the famous and unique “Ponte Vecchio”, the magnificent Santo Stefano Church & Auditorium, one of the first churches in Florence (dating back at least to 1116),  was dismissed in 2010 due to the depopulation of the city centre. Nowadays, it has been converted to  an elegant and unique location for exclusive events in the earth of Florence.

The church can host in a magic medieval atmosphere unforgettable gala dinners with show and entertainment for up to 450 guests, divided between the main auditorium and the underneath medieval crypt. The perfect acoustics allows for fantastic musical performances.



GPS Treasure Hunt in Stresa

A different way to discover the beauties and elegance of Stresa, the international tourist resort situated in a panoramic and picturesque position along the Lake Maggiore roadway, in front of the iconic Borromean Islands. The participants will be divided into groups and each of them will be provided with a GPS and a schematic map of the area, with marked points to reach.

Using GPS, guests will have to reach the most number of check- points (manned by our staff) and answer some challenging and funny questions about the area. Hunt can be enhanced including private boat transportation to the nearby lake islands.



For more information, please contact Mr. Michele Cerruti and/or Mrs. Teresa Cardinali at

MAXXI Museum

Ara Pacis






Santo Stefano

Santo Stefano

Lake Maggiore

GPS Unit