Backpacking in Italy
Hiking Trail in Northern Italy

Welcome to the Backpacking in Italy Page

Welcome to the backpacking in Italy page. This page is dedicated both to those who are thinking about backpacking in Italy and those of us who are currently living and working in the land of the Rising Sun.

While there are many backpacking-related sites on the web, there is still a great deal of misinformation about backpacking in Italy. We created a page to disseminate reasonably unbiased information based upon the experiences of backpackers visiting and living in Italy. We help answer questions like these:


  • Where should I backpack in Italy?
  • What types of expenses are incurred?
  • How do Visa requirements work?
  • What type of equipment do I need?
  • What are the top backpacking spots in Italy?

There's a good deal of information here, so especially for those of you thinking about backpacking in Italy, take your time and read through the material here.