Browse our recommended gifts to find something for the people on your list who love Italy, are planning a trip, or just enjoy gifts with an Italian theme. For items listed on Amazon, I earn from qualifying purchases as an Amazon associate, which helps defer the cost of bringing you this free information.
- Books about Italy make excellent gifts. Our suggestions include armchair travel books, guides, fiction, memoirs, cookbooks, and the Italian language. You’ll find guides to Italy and books about Venice, Rome, Tuscany, and Umbria.
- Give the gift of a small group tour:
Use this link: The Roman Guy Tours for a 5% discount on most small group tours, including Vatican and Sistine Chapel, city sight-seeing, Colosseum (except underground), and food tours.
- Or book a Walks of Italy Tour in Rome, Florence, or Venice.
- For someone who wants to learn a little Italian vocabulary before they go, Travelflips is an attractive, compact flashcard kit. Its artisan design aims to recapture the romance of world travel. Or get Learn Italian While Playing Cards, a set of cards with 52 Italian phrases.
- Passport holders and security pouches are great little gifts for any traveler, especially those heading to big cities and tourist areas who want to keep their valuables safe from pick-pockets. They’re also a convenient way to carry passports and travel documents at the airport or on trains. Another useful small-size gift is a travel adapter for charging electronic devices and phones. More – Italian Electricity and Adapters.
- Day packs make good gifts for any traveler. This lightweight packable day pack folds up and fits in its own pouch for carrying ease when not in use. For ease going through security checks, give a TSA Friendly ScanSmart Laptop Backpack.
- Give a Rome wall calendar featuring photos of Rome with insights and information for each month from Romewise.
- An Atlas pasta machine from Italy is a great gift for the cook on your list. This hand-crank machine rolls and cuts pasta dough for making lasagna, fettuccine, and tagliolini and includes an instruction booklet.
- For people who like games, there’s Scopa traditional Italian card game, a book of Italian card games, or Italy-Opoly.
- The Dream of Italy Travel Series DVDs have 6 episodes that take place in different parts of Italy. This excellent series is a good introduction to traveling in Italy and local customs and festivals. It makes a great gift for armchair travel or for reliving experiences too. You can also give a gift membership to Dream of Italy.
- Seeds from Italy has a variety of gift items from Italy including seeds, soaps, kitchen items and garden related products.
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