Health

Emergency telephone numbers
Vaccines

Compulsory vaccinations: yellow fever for all travellers coming from an infected area
Recommended vaccinations: hepatitis B, tetanus-diphtheria, chickenpox and MMR (measles, mumps, rubella)

Practical information

Capital
Rome
Major towns and cities
Milan, Turin, Genoa, Florence
Official languages
Italian
Population
60 million
Currency
Time zone
UTC +1  (+2 in summer)
Country code
+39 +area code +number of the person you are calling

Tourism & local way of life

Climate
Mediterranean across most of the country.
Best time to visit
May to October
Best places to visit

Amalfi Coast
Florence
Grotto of Capri
Lake Como
Lake Maggiore
Naples
Rome
Ruins of Pompeii
Sardinia
The Dolomites
Venice

Partenaires

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