Plan Your Vacation in Italy

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Before you leave home, take a few minutes to browse the links below. They offer some practical information
that will save you time, frustration and unhappiness and let you concentrate on having fun once you're in Italy.


Formalities

US Passport Information
Here's a helpful tip: make several copies of your passport, leave one at home and take the rest with you. If possible, try to give your hotels a copy instead of the original; then keep the original in your room's safe

Helpful Hints for Airport Check-In
Please visit this page to help you sail painlessly through the airport formalities and get your trip off to a carefree start!

Visa Information
Citizens of some countries (NOT the USA or Canada or Australia or the UK!) need visas to travel to Italy.

American Citizen Services Abroad
The US State Department's information for travelers

Time and Date
Local times for the world, based on your home location

Italian Tourist Board Addresses

Major Holidays

Travel Advisory


Planning Your Trip

How To Assemble the Most Suitable Itinerary for You

A Detailed Map of Italy

Flights to Italy

The Weather in Italy

Cell Phones
Thanks to free incoming calls, these are much cheaper to use in Italy, and the coverage is excellent

Trains, Planes, Ferries, Buses and Cars in Italy

Advance Museum Reservations

Airport & Cruise Shuttles in Rome & Milan

Private Car Transfers Throughout Italy

Private City Walks

Private Full-Day Driving Tours

Private Shore Excursions for Cruise Passengers

Small & Large Group Tours

Daily Cooking Lessons


Once You're There

Make the Most of Your Money

Using the Post Office

Using the Telephone

Driving in Italy

Cybercafes (Select the city or region by using the pull-down next to the map)

Shopping Guide

Cultural Events

Local Festivals & Pageants

Outdoor Food & Antique Markets


Make sure your documents have not expired! Remember that heightened security has made the passport issue process considerably slower, so allow plenty of time. Buon viaggio from In Italy Online!