AREA : 301,338 km²
CAPITAL : ROME
POPULATION : 6.06 crores (2017)
LANGUAGE : Italian
CURRENCY : EURO
TIME DIFFERENCE : Indian Standard Time is 3 hours and 30 minutes ahead of Italy
ISD CODE : +39
VISA INFO : A valid Schengen visa is required to travel to Italy. Passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the date of return.
BORDER: France, Switzerland, Austria, and Slovenia are the four countries that share a land border with Italy. Two additional countries share land borders with Italy; San Marino and the Vatican. However, the two countries are both enclaves of Italy, as the country surrounds them.
Italian cuisine is food typical of Italy. It has developed through centuries of social and economic changes, with roots stretching to antiquity.
- Il Palio di Siena
- L’Ardia di San Costantino
- Festa della Madonna Bruna
- La Quintana
- Summer Music Festivals
- Regatta of the Ancient Maritime Republics
- San Biagio Festival