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Italy Travel Guide: Your Cultural Journey to the Heart of Europe

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Italy, officially the Italian Republic is a country in Western Europe. It is located in the heart of the Mediterranean sea, sharing its borders with France, Switzerland, and Austria. Rome , Italy’s capital city is famed for its inspiring art and architecture and is home to many museums housing ancient masterpieces. Italy has highly influenced the Western culture with its famous cuisine and stylish fashion industry. With its rich culture and heritage, it is not a surprise that Italy is home to the largest number of World Heritage Sites in the world which are a must visit on your Italy honeymoon packages.

Italy’s beautiful beaches , historic monuments, fashion, and cuisine attracts millions of tourists every year, making it the fifth most visited country in the world. Milan, the country’s fashion capital is a hub of sophisticated restaurants and fashion houses. Visit the Santa Maria Delle Grazie museum and marvel at “The Last Supper”, the famous painting by Leonardo da Vinci on your Italy Tour Packages. Watch an Italian Opera and get a glimpse of Rome’s history at the iconic Colosseum , an ancient amphitheater. Take a scenic walk along the Cinque Terre on the Italian Riviera. Marvel at the magnum opus of Sistine Chapel and visit the world famous St Peters Basilica in Vatican city. Pose by the leaning tower of Pisa, one of our seven wonders of the world. To experience the adrenaline rush paraglide over the colourful valleys of Castelluccio village and go heli-skiing on the slopes of Stura di Demonte Valleyyyyy.

Getting there to italy

Flights operate from most Indian International airports to Leonardo da Vinci International Airport, which is the main airport in Italy. Popular operators in this route are Emirates, Aeroflot and Alitalia.

Best rates for this route is usually available when you book 6-7 months prior.

DEPARTUREDURATIONLOWEST ROUND TRIP DEALS
Delhi14h, 1 stopRs. 33856
Mumbai21h, 1 stopRs. 34268
Chennai13h, 1 stopRs. 43117
Bengaluru12h, 1 stopRs. 42179
Hyderabad13h, 1 stopRs. 43511
Kolkata14h, 1 stopRs. 42667
Kochi15h, 1 stopRs. 43003

Best time to visit italy

The annual average temperature stands at around 17 degrees Celcius with a humidity level of about 76%. July is the hottest month in Rome with an average temperature of 26°C (78°F) and the coldest is January at 8°C (46°F). The wettest month is December with an average of 96mm of rain. High Season in Italy is during June, July and August and the best season to visit Italy is during May/September. Shoulder season in Italy is during April - June or September-October which also has ideal weather and is great for activities.

Visa requirements at italy

You might need a visa before you come to Europe on holiday, depending on where you're from and how long you're staying. A general visitor visa (tourist visa) will normally allow you to stay in Europe for 3 months. You can apply for up to 9 months in an 18 month period, but more than 3 months will only be granted in special cases.

Cost of visa

7500 INR

Processing time

Min 15 days working days

Documents to carry

  • Passport: Original Passport with validity of minimum six months.
  • Flight Vouchers
  • Hotel Vouchers

Public Transport at italy

Trains are the best way of getting around Italy. Italy has an extensive high-speed rail network that joins the major cities of the country. However if you plan to visit one region exclusively, then buses are the way to go as they are cheaper and cost-effective.

Taxi & Airport transfer at italy

Frequent shuttles and taxis are available at the airport. Some of the popular service providers that you can make use of include Uber, Kiwi Taxi, Hoppa, HolidayTaxis. Taxi fares in Italy depend on the region and may be significantly different. Transportation costs to and from the airport are higher than rides within the city.

Transport & city passes in italy

Think carefully before buying a rail pass, especially if your trip doesn't extend beyond Italy. Tourists in Italy usually take relatively short rides on the Milan–Venice–Florence–Rome circuit. For such trips, it is cheaper to purchase point-to-point tickets rather than get a rail pass.

Driving & Car rental at italy

Renting a car allows you to explore Italy at your own pace. They are comparatively expensive vis-a-vis public transportation. Make sure to abide by the road rules and other safety measures applicable to Italy. Alternatively, you can hire a driver while renting the car.

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