Tours to Italy - is the quintessence of a great
holiday on the beach, a profitable shopping, ski resorts and a wide range of
excursions. Would you like to conquer the famous boot this year? Then join the
bus trip to Italy offered by the Bluebird company!
Italy is an attraction itself. There are many castles
in the country. For example, Valentino Castle has been recognized as one of the
most striking sights of Turin. The castle is located in the center of the Turin
park in one of the oldest areas of the city. It overlooks the Po river,
fragrant gardens and flower plantations being around it. The excursion will
definitely be perfect for romantic people and young couples.
Another castle that deserves attention during a bus
tour of Italy - Castelvecchio Castle. This architectural memo resembles the
Kremlin, it was built in Verona in the VIII century. The castle served as the
defensive fortress, and later the residence of the Scala family was there.
Aristocrats took refuge in a castle in the days of riots and attacks on the
From the castles to the temples. One of the most
famous temples in Italy can be called the Duomo, and it is located in Pisa.
This cathedral was built in the days of the Middle Ages. The legendary Tower of
Pisa can be seen at the background of it.
The Tower of Pisa was built in the early 12th century. The
architects did not consider that there is a clayey soil under the tower, which
has become the reason for the shrinkage and inclination of the construction. But
this architectural error made a really good job for the tower, as now it is an
architectural landmark that can be seen on cards from Italy.
Coliseum has long been considered to be a symbol of Italy. At first, the
building was called the Flavian Amphitheater, and the current name was given to
it in honor of the statue of Nero's "Colossus", which stands at one
of the buildings walls. The amphitheater was built in the 1st century,
and then in order to look at the most ambitious building in the world,
aristocrats from all over the Roman Empire began to arrive there. More than 50
thousand spectators could accommodate on its stands.
The jewel of your tour to Italy, obviously, will be the visiting of Venice. Take
a walk through the local streets, be sure to discover the Rialto Bridge. It is
one of the symbols of the city on water. Once the Rialto Bridge was the first
bridge across Venetian canal and today it is recognized as the oldest one in
Time: UTC + 1 and UTC + 2
Regime of staying: Italy is one of the member-countries of the Schengen
agreement. You need a visa to Italy.
Minimum purchase amount is 154,93 EUR
Clothing, textiles, leather clothing, jewelry, glassware, glasses, wine and
other alcohol: 22%
Milk, vegetables and fruits: 4%
Tax is returned only for goods carried in the personal luggage.
Tips: In the hotels, depending on the number of stars you should leave 1-2 euro
in 2-3 star hotels; 4-5 euro in 4-5 star hotels.
After lunch in the restaurant: 1-2 euro.
After dinner: 5-10% of the bill.
Medical aid: In case of emergency you should call the ambulance (it is called
"Pronto Soccorso"). By the time of ambulance arrival you should have
a copy of the passport (medical insurance is not necessary).
Telephone communication: basic telephone operators are TIM, VodafoneItalia,
Wind, 3 Italia. The average price per minute is 19 cents. Note: in Italy there
is a call setup fee.
Carabinieri (military police) - 112.
Emergency (Soccorso Pubblico di Emergenza) - 113.
Ambulance - 118 (Rome - 5510).
Police - 113 (Rome - 4686).
Fire emergency (Vigili del Fuoco) - 115.
Italian Automobile Club (Soccorso Stradale) - 116 or
Embassy of Italy in Belarus:
Address: 16B,Rakovskaya Str., 220004 Minsk, Belarus
Phone: +375 17 201-30-37
Embassy of Belarus in Italy:
Address: Via delle Alpi Apuane, 16, 00141 Roma, Italy
Phone: +39 06 820 8141