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Best of Italy

1st Edition May 2016


This title is called Discover outside of North & Latin America and you can buy it here.

Lonely Planet’s Best of Italy is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you.

Take in a gondolier’s sweet song while gliding past Venetian palaces, sample olives and wines as you traverse Tuscany’s storybook hills, or be humbled amid thousands of years of Roman history and art; all with your trusted travel companion. Discover the best of Italy and begin your journey now! 

Inside Lonely Planet’s Best of Italy:


  • Full-colour images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including history, art, literature, cinema, music, culture, architecture, politics, landscapes, outdoor experiences, cuisine, wine
  • Free, convenient pull-out Rome map (included in print version), plus easy-to-use colour maps to help you navigate your destination



Covers: Rome, the Vatican, Milan, the Lakes, Venice, Florence, Tuscany, Naples, Pompeii, Amalfi Coast, Sicily and more

Book details

ISBN: 9781743218655 Language: English

Authors: Duncan Garwood, Abigail Blasi, Donna Wheeler, Belinda Dixon, Brendan Sainsbury, Kerry Christiani, Nicola Williams, Paula Hardy, Cristian Bonetto, Gregor Clark

356 pages, 356 pp colour | Dimensions: 128mm x 197mm

Next edition due: May 2018

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