Italy, known for its rich history, delicious cuisine and spectacular landscapes, has become a rising star in European golf travel in recent years, a trend that looks sure to continue.
With the standard of golf in Italy firmly on the up, there are a host of great locations that make for the perfect golf break. From Turin,Milan and Venice in the North, to Sardinia off the West coast and Sicily in the South, as well as everything in between, Italy might be just the ticket for golfers looking for a different change of pace to that of Portugal and Spain.
In the form of the Italian Open,a Rolex Series event on the European Tour, as well as The Rocco Forte Open hosted at the stunning Verdura Golf Resort, the quality of the championship golf on offer here continues to come to the fore.
Wİth Italy already being such a popular holiday destination, there are plenty of opportunities to combine its many wonderful sights with top quality golf, such as the II Picciolo Etna Golf Resort, perched upon the legendary Mount Etna.