General Information

Here is some general information about travel to Italy that could be useful to know.

  • Passport and Visa: No visa is required for citizens of EU countries. In case of doubt, please contact the nearest Italian Embassy. You must carry your passport or identity card while in Italy.
  • Currency/credit cards: The currency used in Italy is the euro. International credit cards are accepted in most hotels, restaurants and shops.
  • Electricity: 220 V, 50 Hz frequency. Please note sockets may be different form those in your country.
  • Climate: Weather in May can be variable. Checking weather conditions before coming is recommended:
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