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Discover Italy

We also owe a lot to Italy, which, like Greece , are the Cradles of Western Civilization, for its philosophers, thinkers and their values, their art and their legacy. His influence went much further than his surrounding the Mediterranean and conquered many lands in Asia, with the Eastern Roman Empire. A visit to Rome is like a journey through time, despite modernity of the receptive structure of the city.

Currently, Italy is one of the main tourist destinations in the world. There are millions of visitors to Rome, but also other important ones attractions of the country: its charming islands, Venice, capital cities for lovers of the arts, like Florence, or fashion, like Milan.

Rome, the Eternal City

The greatest symbol of the glory and power of yore, the Roman Empire is proof of the resistance of the foundations of civilization against attacks by barbaric and often merciless opponents.

Between seas and mountains

From the mountains of the Alps, in the north to the wide Mediterranean Sea which bathes the south coast of the country, in addition to the islands of Sicily and Sardinia, the long territory of Italy offers a wide range of natural landscapes, where the attractions and traces of its rich history abound.

Regions of Italy

The country's territory is divided into 20 regions, namely: Piemonte, Vale de Aosta, Lombardia, Trentino-Alto Adige, Veneto, Friul-Venezia Giulia, Emilia-Romana, Marcas, Abruzze, Molise, Puglia, Basilicata, Calabria, Campania, Lazzio, Umbria, Toscana, Liguria, Sardegna and Sicilia.

Main cities in Italy

The top 10 cities in Italy are:
  1. Rome, the capital
  2. Milano
  3. Naples
  4. Turim
  5. Palermo
  6. Genova
  7. Florence
  8. Bologne
  9. Bari
  10. Catania

Main tourist destinations in Italy

Fifth tourist destination in the world, Italy receives millions of visitors every year. Rome is the third city most visited in Europe. The top 10 tourist destinations in Italy are:
  1. Roma, the capital
  2. Milano
  3. Naples
  4. Turim
  5. Veneza
  6. Verona
  7. Gênova
  8. Florence
  9. Bolonha
  10. Siena

Roma, Itália Milão, Itália Veneza, Itália Verona, Itália/Photo FisioVerona/CC

Best Trips Selection

To discover and experience the best destinations in Italy: attractions and destinations carefully chosen to make your trip unforgettable. To learn more: Destinations in Italy.

To rent a car

Explora Mundi tip: if travelling in group, to rent a car is a big experience. This is really great for families too.

Book hotels

With Explora Mundi's tips you will book really good bargain hotels. We always choose good value hotels.