Italy is undoubtedly one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.
This beautiful country is celebrated for its artistic treasures, contemporary fashion, breathtaking landscapes and of course for its divine traditional cuisine.
If you plan to visit several cities while staying in Italy and do not want to rent a car or take a train, consider pre-booking a shuttle taxi, there are a number of large private companies that offer shuttle services in the most popular tourist destinations of the country. With that in mind, here they are, the top 10 Italian cities you should visit.
The coastal city of Genoa offers all the classic features of larger Italian cities as well as a number of hidden gems. Here, you will find ancient ruins, beautiful churches and quaint colorful houses along with a mesmerizing historic center that deserves a visit.
The beautiful city of Pisa is located on the Arno River in the picturesque region of Tuscany. Pisa is not only home to the celebrated Leaning Tower of Pisano, but there are many more attractions to see that still remind of the city’s colorful past.
This bustling city is located in the Campania region of southern Italy. Naples has a lot to offer visitors including a wonderful culinary tradition, wonderful artwork, a mysterious underground network, vibrant shops and lively nightlife.
This charming city is located in Tuscany and offers visitors a whole host of historical and artistic treasures. Siena is also celebrated all over the world for its Palio, exciting tradition of medieval horse racing.
6. Cinque Terre
The Cinque Terre consists of five picturesque villages – Manarola, Vernazza, Riomaggiore, Monterosso and Corniglia – all located on the Ligurian coast. The landscapes are simply awe-inspiring and worth a visit.
5. The Amalfi Coast
The Amalfi Coast is located in the southern Italian region of Campania. This beautiful destination is celebrated worldwide for its colorful villas, shimmering beaches and fragrant lemon groves.
Milan is a bustling and very rich commercial city in the north of Italy. It is famous for its large designer shopping malls and lively night life. The city is also home to a number of artistic gems such as Da Vinci’s The Last Supper.
The beautiful Tuscan city of Florence is prized as an Aladdin’s cave of wonderful artistic treasures. There are a number of galleries and museums not to be missed such as the Uffizi and the Accademia.
Venice is located in the north of Italy and is an incredibly unique lagoon city. The city is celebrated for its romantic canals and beautiful bridges. The gondola ride along the Grand Canal is a must for all visitors.
The capital city of Italy and the former capital of the Roman Empire is located in the heart of the country. The activities to take part in and the places to visit are truly countless. Along with Vatican City, Rome is an important center for religion, culture and politics in contemporary Italy.
A visit to any or all of the cities above is bound to be a memorable vacation experience for everyone!