Population: more than 60,782,000
Rock Drawings in Valcamonica, Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with “The Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci, Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura, Historic Centre of Florence, Piazza del Duomo, Pisa, Venice and its Lagoon, Historic Centre of San Gimignano, The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera, City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto, Crespi d’Adda, Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta, Historic Centre of Naples, Historic Centre of Siena, Castel del Monte, Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna, Historic Centre of the City of Pienza, The Trulli of Alberobello, 18th-Century Royal Palace at Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli, and the San Leucio Complex, Archaeological Area of Agrigento, Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata, Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), Padua
Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena, Costiera Amalfitana, Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto), Residences of the Royal House of Savoy, Su Nuraxi di Barumini, Villa Romana del Casale, Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of Aquileia, Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park with the Archeological Sites of Paestum and Velia, and the Certosa di Padula, Historic Centre of Urbino, Villa Adriana (Tivoli), Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites, City of Verona, Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands), Villa d’Este, Tivoli, Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto (South-Eastern Sicily), Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy, Monte San Giorgio, Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia, Val d’Orcia, Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica, Genoa: Le Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli, Mantua and Sabbioneta, Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes , The Dolomites, Longobards in Italy, Places of the Power (568-774 A.D.), Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps, Medici Villas and Gardens in Tuscany, Mount Etna, Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont: Langhe-Roero and Monferrato
Practical information for travel to Italy
Power voltage and socket type(s): 230V, plug types F and L.
Official religion(s)/Freedom of religion: Freedom of religion. 80% of Italians are registered as Christian, with 70% being Catholic followed by other Christian denominations. 12% of Italians are not religious. Less than five percent of citizens are Muslim, Buddhist, and Hindu.
Official language(s) and general knowledge of English: Italian is the official language. English is semi-widely spoken in the northern part of Italy, infrequently spoken in the southern part of the country.