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Italy Travel Advice

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It’s so exciting to book a trip and think about all the new places you are going to visit, but there’s also a lot of practical things to think about too. To make it easier we have put together some helpful advice below, so you can focus on the exciting bit. 

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Best time to visit Italy

Stretching from the Alps to the tip of the boot, Italy spans over 700 miles from top to bottom so it is worth taking into consideration its differing climates through the seasons. Take a look at our handy guide on the best time to travel to Italy. 

Visa, Passport and Money Advice

When you are travelling anywhere there is always some admin to get on top of. Our team of Italy experts have put together some helpful advice on all the important things – visas, passports and money. Find out more about what you need to bear in mind for your trip.

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Getting around Italy

There really is nothing quite like taking to the open road and exploring the Italian countryside and coastal towns at your own pace. The roads are well maintained and you will have the freedom to explore beautiful spots for a picnic or visit small villages along the way. Find out more about our car hire options here. 

Book flights with Rickshaw

At Rickshaw not only do we prearrange every aspect of your holiday itinerary we also book international flights and any domestic flights for your trip.

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From boutique city hotels in Rome to the sweeping coastal views of the Almalfi coast. Dive into Italian life with accommodation bursting with local flavour and ambience. Find out more about where you will be staying on a holiday to Italy with us.