Italy is one of the most popular travel destinations in Europe which introduces you to iconic cities and allows you to discover ancient ruins, admire natural wonders such as lakes and mountains, explore charming towns and villages, and sample mouth-watering Italian cuisine, not to mention fine wine in charming trattorias. Italy has got to be on all travel bucket lists! We offer budget holidays to Italy from the UK, so look no further if you want to plan your next break.
Venice is our top Italy holiday recommendation, especially for couples; this city is filled with romance! There are so many unforgettable travel experiences offered in Venice including gondola rides along the Grand Canal, sightseeing opportunities at famous landmarks including St Mark’s Basilica, and a whole host of hidden gems lined along the city’s narrow backstreets. You’ll also be able to admire awe-inspiring Renaissance art in Venice inside top-class galleries and museums.
The Italian capital Rome is another must-visit Italian city. There are countless sightseeing landmarks to marvel at here, including the Colosseum and the Pantheon temple complex which offer an insight into the rich history of Rome and make for awesome backdrop snapshots. Then there’s Florence, a charming Italian city with a small town vibe, offering plenty of stunning architecture, art, and history, not to mention mouth-watering food and drink. Whichever destination tickles your fancy, contact Brightsun and let us help you plan an unforgettable holiday to Italy.
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The Amalfi Coast is a beautiful stretch of coastline situated on the Sorrentine Peninsula in Southern Italy, boasting picture-perfect settings of charming hillside villages and beaches. It’s definitely one of the country’s finest travel destinations; the region exudes Italian charm and is ideal for a romantic weekend break or group getaway.
Book package holidays to Amalfi Coast with Brightsun and look forward to a myriad of travel adventures, from visiting bustling piazzas and chic boutiques to admiring pastel coloured buildings and sunbathing by the sea. Choose from some of the finest hotels in Italy to base your stay, and dine at some of the country’s most charming restaurants.
The Amalfi Coast winds its way from the waterfront town of Sorrento to the port province of Salerno with a bunch of beautiful destinations on the way including Atrani – one of the smallest villages on the coastline, the historic centre of Amalfi, the stylish resort of Positano, and Ravello – a serene hillside town filled with cultural charm.
Rome, the iconic Italian capital is a city steeped in history. The sightseeing opportunities are endless here, with ancient ruins and landmarks to admire including the marvellous Colosseum, which happens to be the world’s largest Roman amphitheatre, made from concrete and stone. Another must-see landmark in Rome is of course the Roman Pantheon temple, which is one of the city’s best preserved monuments.
Rome is also famous for its art, with galleries, museums, palaces, and mansions displaying some incredible masterpieces. A trip to this city is incomplete without exploring and admiring the Galleria Borghese, one of the finest art venues in the world, boasting a sculpture collection like no other. Art can also be admired on the streets of Rome, with colourful murals nestled throughout the city’s laneways.
There’s something special for all types of traveller in Rome, whether you’re looking for a romantic break away, a weekend getaway with your bestie, or a fun-filled family holiday. Look forward to admiring the stunning Trevi Fountain, indulging at gelato parlours and trattorias, people-watching at bustling piazzas, and so much more. Browse our cheap holidays to Rome today and start planning a special city break.
Escape to Sardinia, a pristine island in the Mediterranean Sea region boasting almost 2000km of stunning coastline, plus mountainous landscapes, thrilling hiking trails, native wildlife, exotic local cuisine, and well-preserved historic ruins. Choose from our Sardinia package holidays and look forward to endless adventures, from sightseeing and exploration to gastronomic pleasures and relaxation.
There are endless things to get up to in Sardinia to make your holiday special; take a stroll along the coast, explore medieval passageways in Cagliari, spend the day watching wildlife at the Molentargius Natural Park, and sample local specialities including fresh seafood and mouth-watering cheeses, to name just a few.
This incredible Italian island is one for any holiday maker’s bucket list. There are plenty of family-friendly properties with kids clubs and water parks, and the island also has its fair share of romantic settings and luxury hotels with exclusive amenities, not to mention rejuvenating spas and thrilling water adventures including snorkelling.
Tuscany is one of Italy’s most beautiful regions and the perfect place to immerse yourself in Italian culture, admire some of the world’s finest art, visit the awe-inspiring Tuscan countryside, sample fine food and wine, and take scenic strolls in the mountains, to name just a few. Tuscany is filled with charming towns and cities and makes for an incredible Italian adventure.
Florence, the Tuscan capital offers a small town vibe with authentic Italian eateries and endless sightseeing and exploration opportunities. Known as the Birthplace of Renaissance, this artsy city is filled with impressive galleries and museums displaying all kids of art masterpieces, from frescoes and paintings to iconic statues and sculptures.
Then there’s San Gimignano, a quaint walled town renowned for its medieval sites and tower houses. San Gimignano is a recognised UNESCO World Heritage Site allowing visitors to step back in time to a bygone era; here you can admire centuries old cathedrals, learn a fact or two at enthralling museums, and spend time people-watching at bustling piazzas.
Venice is a charming Italian city popular with couples due to its endless romantic appeal, though it has something special for every type of holiday maker. Visit Venice on a city break and discover its picturesque canal network, beautiful palaces, Renaissance art, historic piazzas, traditional Italian restaurants and so much more. Brightsun Travel offers cheap holidays to Venice from the UK, taking you to the heart of this wonderful city.
There is so much to get up to in Venice; you could start your trip by visiting the famous St. Mark’s Square, which is home to the city’s top landmarks including St Mark’s Basilica and Doge’s Palace. Another unmissable experience in Venice is a classic gondola ride along the Grand Canal, and there are also lots of hidden gems in the city, from independent book stores to backstreets and waterfront restaurants.
Look forward to admiring boundless art masterpieces in Venice at museums, galleries and crafts centres, plus on the city’s buildings including palaces and inside churches. The Gallerie Dell’Accademia is a notable art venue which has an impressive collection of ancient Venetian art, as is the La Bottega dei Mascareri, a family-run craft centre with a varied collection of authentic Venetian masks that have been created with centuries-old techniques.
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