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Heritage holidays. Tours & holidays in 2016 & 2017

Take yourself off for a week in Romania or to a retreat in Sri Lanka and you may be surprised as to how enveloped in a country’s cultural history you can find yourself. Heritage holidays let you choose accommodation that’s steeped in history and dripping with character and cultural significance with 15th century hotels, a Transylvanian count’s cottages and a 16th century farmhouse on Lake Como all adding to the enjoyment of getting away from it all.
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Umbria hotel, 15th century country hotel, Italy
Modern comforts days gone by ambience, from €70 - €105 per double room per night
Transylvania holiday accommodation
Stay at a Count's guesthouse, from €36 - €49 per person per night
Ayurvedic retreat in Sri Lanka
Ayurveda, Yoga & Wellness Retreat in Rural Sri Lanka, from US $65 - US $110 per person per night
Como B&B accommodation, Italy
Savour Lake Como's Nature & History from a hilltop Eco B&B, from €80 - €180 per room per night

55 reviews for Heritage holidays4.5 star overall rating

These full and frank independent Heritage holidays reviews are from travellers who have booked directly through Responsible Travel. They are not edited by us or any of the companies we work with. Find the real story, from real travellers below.

Transylvania holiday accommodation
We had an amazing time and will be returning. It was the perfect place... (more)martin davis
An unforgettable holiday in a remote region of Europe. (more)Gerhard Loupal
It was all brilliant. Fantastic staff, extremely well looked after. The tour guides were great, the scenery amazing and the chance to see crafts being maintained was lovely. (more)Karen Booth
From €36 - €49 per person per night
Umbria hotel, 15th century country hotel, Italy
This is a very special place. The staff are friendly and helpful in a quiet manner, respecting privacy whilst giving excellent service. Rates are reasonable. The hotel is an authentically and tastefully decorated and furnished renovation of an old country manor house (more)Paul Bish
The most memorable parts were the beautiful suite at the top of the fascinating building and the delicious food. The food and service was sooo lovely we ate there every night. (more)Sue Prince
A fabulous introduction to Umbria. Really want to re visit the area in the future. (more)Julie Ritchie
From €70 - €105 per double room per night
Como B&B accommodation, Italy
Memorable parts? The hikes around Lake Como and Cascina Rodiana itself. The house is amazing and the owners have put a lot of effort and energy in renovating it, thinking about environmental aspects and interesting little details (check out the window shutters) in doing that. I stayed in the old part of the house with a lovely spot of a big fireplace and a small window which was a perfect place to read. During nighttime, the high windows closed so that the room became completely dark and... (more)Kristina Mänd
From €80 - €180 per room per night

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5 stars
I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever been on
4 stars
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
3 stars
Very enjoyable
2 stars
It was OK
1 star
A bit disappointing really
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