Italian specialists since 1988

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35 years of Creating Italian Holiday Memories

Long Travel Difference


For over 35 years, we’ve been guiding curious travellers to hidden treasures around Italy's most iconic regions. Creating award winning, bespoke Italian experiences, each one as individual as you are.

Our team of travel experts have visited each and every one of our featured properties to bring you the most authentic Italy. Our unrivalled expertise will take you away from the travel mainstream to hidden places, boutique hotels and unspoilt locations, creating memories that will last a lifetime. 

Why take a holiday, when you can have an experience?

Our Holiday Types

Whatever you’re looking for in a holiday, Italy has so much to offer. To help you navigate our vast array of properties, we’ve sorted them into helpful categories, so that you can find the perfect holiday for you. Have a browse of the different options – whether you’re looking for a romantic break for two, or a family beach holiday, there really is something for everyone.

Our Hand-picked holiday collections

These are our most popular holidays, hand-picked from the knowledge we’ve developed over our 30 years’ experience travelling Italy. They are the perfect way to get the very best out of your Italian escape, allowing you to experience a number of authentic Italian hotels in a variety of towns, cities, or regions – over 7, 10 or 14 days - giving you a true taste of Italy. There's no surprise our customers love them!

Our Special Interest Holidays

Whatever the reason you've decided to take a holiday in Italy - whether you've fallen in love with the amazing food and wine, or simply can't get enough of the Italian culture and history - we’ve sorted our carefully selected properties into helpful categories, so that you can find the perfect one for you. Have a browse of the different options.

Our Favourite Properties

We work with lots of different partners to enable us to deliver the wonderful experiences you’re looking for. There’s so much to choose from that sometimes, it can be difficult to decide! That’s why our travel experts have visited all the properties we offer and have carefully selected their favourite holidays to give you some top picks.

Sardinia, North East Sardinia
Aethos Sardinia ( Villa Del Golfo)

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The Long Travel


We know Italy
We hand-craft every detail for a truly authentic experience using our extensive expertise and knowledge of Italy to work with you to plan an unforgettable escape.

Saving your time
Our knowledgeable staff will plan the perfect holiday for you, tailoring it to your specific interests and saving you hours of browsing time doing it yourself!

Hand-picked collections
Whether it be 7,10 or 14 days  these are our most popular holidays, hand-picked from the knowledge we’ve developed over our 30 years’ experience travelling Italy.

Award winning service
Our commitment to exceptional travel has won us several awards, including Best Holiday Company to Italy five years running at the British Travel Awards.

Friendly knowledgeable travel experts
Our experts share your love of holidays to Italy.  In fact, we’ve been to every property we offer, so we’re perfectly placed to share in-depth knowledge and advice.
Specialist Team

Specialist Team

Tailor-Made Specialists

30 Years Experience

29 Years Experience

Tailor-Made Specialists

Multi-award Winning

Multi-award Winning

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Hand-picked Properties

Hand-picked Properties

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