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The 10 Best Camping Guides for Family Vacations in Italy – Advisor

Which campsites are the most popular? And which campsites for tents and caravans are unknown? Our checklist gives you a first overview, so you can decide right away what you need.

We have also written recommendations for the best camping guides for family vacations in Italy. In addition, there is other valuable product recommendations that should make life easier for you and your family.

Camping GuideChecklist for Italy

Choosing a Guidebook
  • There are special guidebooks that focus only on Italy
  • Travel guides that cover other destinations besides Italy are also available
  • At first, a travel guide probably seems less important. But you can browse through it in a relaxed way if you have a bad or no internet connection
  • You can find the appropriate page without much search effort thanks to the table of contents
  • You may find inspiration that you would not have found on the Internet
  • Depending on the travel guide, there are different focuses.
  • There are travel guides that focus on certain leisure activities, e.g. hiking
  • In addition to a list of recommended camping sites, there are also special variants that suggest, for example, complete travel routes
Number of Pages and Size
  • Depending on the content and extras (e. g. fold-out maps), the size varies
  • Thematically narrow versions are of course smaller (e.g. city-specific travel guides)
  • Conceivable are e.g. 200 pages, but depending on the scope and detail also more than 1000 pages
Inspiration for your Italy Trip
  • Round trips within Italy
  • Itineraries that lead toor through Italy
  • Amusement parks(e.g. Gardaland)
  • Tourist attractions (e.g. the Colosseum in Rome or the balcony of Romeo and Juliet in Verona)
  • Specific cities (e.g. Venice)
  • Certain places (e.g. Mediterranean, Lake Garda)
  • Pilgrimage sites (e.g. Lucca)

Here you will find the top 10 camping guides for family vacations in Italy.

Tip: Camping must-haves can be found in our guide for the best camping equipment

The Best-selling Camping Guides for Family Vacations in Italy

We have compiled the most popular camping guides for family vacations in Italy for you in this best-seller list.

Tip: If you’re traveling without a camper van, you’ll need the right tent for restful nights: guide to tents

Current Offers for Camping Guide for Family Vacation in Italy

Here you will find a selection of offers that are currently available in the area of camping guides for family vacations in Italy.

SaleBestseller Nr. 1
DK Eyewitness Road Trips Italy (Travel Guide)
DK Eyewitness Road Trips Italy (Travel Guide)
DK Eyewitness (Author); English (Publication Language); 264 Pages - 08/31/2021 (Publication Date) - DK Eyewitness Travel (Publisher)
$24.99 −28%
SaleBestseller Nr. 2
Page-A-Day Artisan Travel Journal (Diary, Vegan Leather Notebook)
Page-A-Day Artisan Travel Journal (Diary, Vegan Leather Notebook)
Inc. Peter Pauper Press (Author); English (Publication Language); 176 Pages - 05/01/2019 (Publication Date) - Peter Pauper Press (Publisher)
$10.99 −10%
SaleBestseller Nr. 3
Fodor's Essential Italy (Full-color Travel Guide)
Fodor's Essential Italy (Full-color Travel Guide)
Fodor’s Travel Guides (Author); English (Publication Language); 896 Pages - 12/20/2022 (Publication Date) - Fodor's Travel (Publisher)
$26.99 −19%
SaleBestseller Nr. 4
Coleman 765353 Trailhead II Military Style Camping Cot
Coleman 765353 Trailhead II Military Style Camping Cot
BUILT TO LAST: Strong cross-bar steel frame; SUPPORTS: Up to 300 lb.; MAX HEIGHT: 6 ft. 2 in.
$59.99 −22%
SaleBestseller Nr. 6
Rick Steves Italy
Rick Steves Italy
Steves, Rick (Author); English (Publication Language); 1240 Pages - 01/19/2021 (Publication Date) - Rick Steves (Publisher)
$27.99 −10%

FAQ for Camping Guide for Italy

How much does camping cost in Italy?

Italy is one of the most expensive countries for camping. The exact cost depends on the exact type of trip (tent, camper and destination).

Camping Italy what to consider?

If you want to avoid a fine of up to 500 euros, you should not go wild camping in Italy. Especially popular regions (e.g. near the coast or sights) are heavily controlled.

Camping Italy what to take?

For a camping vacation in Italy you do not really need different luggage than when traveling within Germany. Inform yourself beforehand about the traffic rules and the campsite. This way you can plan in peace what all you need to take with you.

Further tips:

Although it is usually a bit warmer in Italy than in Germany, if you are traveling outside of the high season, you will still need warm clothing.

Of course, there are doctors and pharmacies in Italy, but it doesn’t hurt to pack some emergency medications(e.g. for diarrhea, vomiting, pain and fever).

If you visit a beach on a warm day, be sure to bring towels, swimwear and suntan lotion.

Travel and phrase books can also make your trip easier.

For hiking, you will need suitable hiking shoes and, if necessary, a spray or cream against insects.

How many inhabitants does Italy have?

Italy has a population of 60.36 million in 2019.

What is special about Christmas trees in Italy?

In Italy, there is a custom that leads to Christmas trees being put up as early as the beginning of December. This is done on a special holiday, December 8. Often the Christmas tree has roots and therefore has not been cut or felled. On this special day, the house, apartment and possibly the property is usually also festively decorated.
Advent and St. Nicholas Day are usually omitted in Italy

How big is Italy?

Italy covers 301,338 square kilometers

Wolfgang lives with his family in Stuttgart. He has a twelve-year-old daughter and five-year-old twins. When he's not writing product guides for Elternkompass and sharing his experiences with you, he likes to go on bike tours, play Monopoly or read novels.