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The most beautiful places in Italy
Inserted: 21.11.2020
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com

Italy offers a really diverse range of beautiful places, from the monumental Alps in the north of the country, to historic towns, beautiful beaches and the long Apennine massif. In addition, a number of beautiful islands such as Sardinia and Sicily. Let's see what you definitely visit here

1.
Rome

The capital of Italy

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| Altitude: 22 m / 72 ft

The city of Rome, also called the Eternal City, is the capital and largest city of Italy. Of course, it was… continue reading

2.
Lago di Garda

The most beautiful Italian lake

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| Altitude: 62 m / 203 ft

Lake Garda is the largest and perhaps the most beautiful Italian lake. It was excavated by glacier. It is… continue reading

3.
Venice

The most beautiful city of Italy

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| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

Venice is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. They spread on the islands in a shallow lagoon. The… continue reading

4.
Tre Cime di Lavaredo

The most beautiful mountains in the Dolomites

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| Altitude: 2 806 m / 9 206 ft

The rock peaks of Tre Cime di Lavaredo are a world-famous symbol of the Sexten Dolomites. These three towers… continue reading

5.
Florence

The most famous city of the Renaissance

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| Altitude: 51 m / 167 ft

Florence the capital of Tuscany and the place where the Renaissance originated. No wonder it is a UNESCO… continue reading

6.
Sass Rigais

The highest peak of the Odle / Geisler mountain ra

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| Altitude: 2 008 m / 6 588 ft

Sass Rigais (3,025 meters above sea level), along with the neighboring Furchetta, is the highest mountain… continue reading

7.
Sienna

The most beautiful city in Tuscany

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| Altitude: 319 m / 1 047 ft

Sienna is rightfully regarded as one of the most beautiful cities in Tuscany, or whole Italy. Here you will… continue reading

8.
Mount Vesuvius

A devastating giant over Naples

Altitude: 1 260 m / 4 134 ft

Mount Vesuvius is a waiting threat to all living in the metropolitan area of Naples. In the past, it was this… continue reading

9.
Lucca

City of beautiful churches

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| Altitude: 17 m / 56 ft

Tuscany is not just a photogenic region of vineyards, but you will also find here plenty of beautiful cities.… continue reading

10.
Volterra

Alabaster city

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| Altitude: 530 m / 1 739 ft

Do you like pure Tuscan history in one place? Would you like a theater more than two thousand years old next… continue reading

11.
Lago di Resia lake

Famous Lake with Church Tower

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| Altitude: 1 497 m / 4 911 ft

Lago di Resia or Reschensee is the dam ake in South Tyrol. It is famous not only for the picturesque… continue reading

12.
Great Paradise

One of the most easily accessible alpine four-thousanders

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| Altitude: 4 061 m / 13 323 ft

Gran Paradiso is the highest peak (4,061 m above sea level) of the Graj Alps located in Italy in the Valle d… continue reading

13.
Stromboli

Active stratovolcane in the Tyrrhenian S

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| Altitude: 924 m / 3 031 ft

Stromboli is a small island lying in the Tyrrhenian Sea, consisting of a volcano of the same name, still… continue reading

14.
Passo dello Stelvio

Pass with 48 switchbacks

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| Altitude: 2 758 m / 9 049 ft

The Passo dello Stelvio / Stilfserjoch (2,758 meters above sea level) is definitely one of the most legendary… continue reading

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Passo Sella

The most beautiful pass in the Dolomites

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| Altitude: 2 240 m / 7 349 ft

Passo Sella (2 240m above sea level) is one of the most beautiful dolomite passes. It lies between two… continue reading

16.
Verona

The city of Romeo and Juliet

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| Altitude: 61 m / 200 ft

Verona is a relatively large city in Northern Italy, situated just off the beautiful Lake Garda and the… continue reading

17.
Lago di Braies - Pragser Wildsee

The most famous lake of the Dolomites

Altitude: 1 490 m / 4 888 ft

Lago di Braies (1500 m asl) or its second German name Pragser Wildsee is probably the most famous lake in the… continue reading

18.
Pisa

Synonym of skewness

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| Altitude: 2 m / 7 ft

In Pisa, which today is mainly a university city with three universities, the leaning tower is clearly the… continue reading

19.
Etna

The highest volcano in Europe

Altitude: 3 326 m / 10 912 ft

Etna (3,232 m above sea level) is the highest active volcano in Europe. Its height is variable according to… continue reading

20.
Pompeii

A city buried in ashes

Altitude: 26 m / 85 ft

The ancient city of Pompeii with a tragic event in which it was covered with ashes after the eruption of… continue reading

21.
Alberobello

A romantic town in the south of Italy

Altitude: 408 m / 1 339 ft

Alberobello is a small town located in the very heels of Italy – in Puglia. The town is known for its… continue reading

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