When we talk about the tourist places in Italy, what comes to the mind is the vineyards in Tuscany, the ancient history of Florence, the laid back nature of Southern Italy, the stunning Cinque Terre, the old streets in Rome, and the romantic canals in Venice together add up to make Italy a perfect holiday destination. A country you should visit at least once in your lifetime with your friends, family or with your better half. There is so much to see and do that it may take you at least six months to explore the country from the core. Nevertheless, a 15 to 20 day trip works well for you to get a hang of the vibes here.
If you can drive, you should surely hire a car, become friends with locals and discover a few of the many hidden gems of Italy, you will love it, we bet! Roam countryside, sip the famous wines, enjoy great Italian food and involve yourself in the great history of this country. Most attractions and museums in Italy cost between 13-20 EURO for an entrance. The visiting cost increase if you decide on having a tour guide along. If you plan on doing a lot of sightseeing, get a city pass that gives you discounts to the top museums, tours, and attractions. And, if you have enough time in hand, use the ridesharing service BlaBlaCar.
You can also catch rides with locals between cities to commute from one to another. On your trip to Italy, thinking about the tourist places in Italy, don’t miss the Venice carnival, experience the destruction of Pompeii due to the volcano, take selfies at Pisa, discover the Amalfi coast, relax lakeside as you sip a cappuccino, stroll on the streets of Sorrento, take a cooking lesson, Explore Emilia-Romagna, take a trip to Lucca, Attend Settimana Santa, admire the Vatican museums and you will have the best time of your life!