CAMPING IN ITALY
Camping in Italy, there are not many areas in Italy to free camp, there are designated camp grounds with various levels of services and facilities throughout the country. Do not travel to Italy expecting to be about to pitch a tent and sleep where you wish, everything is regulated and strictly enforced.
WHERE TO FIND A CAMPGROUND IN ITALY
In Italy campgrounds are called campeggi. There are more than 1,700 official campgrounds scattered across Italy. At the local tourist office you can usually find a list of the area campgrounds. There are several online sites that have interactive maps and current rates. If you plan on staying for a week you need to book ahead to ensure you find space. You can usally find a last minute space to pitch a tent.
RENTING A MOTOR-HOME OR RV IN ITALY
There are options to rent a Motor-home or RV in Italy, but you are very restricted on where you can camp. You can only park your RV in designated parking areas or campgrounds, lucky each city is getting better at creating RV parks. Many of the newer parking lots have RV zones for the day.