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Printable maps of Parma

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Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Parma

1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Parma with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.

Railway and landscape maps of Parma area

This Parma map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
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Italy - moving around the country

In large cities such as Milan or Rome, you will find an underground metro. You can buy tickets in kiosks or inside the subway. At peak hours, trains run every two to three minutes. At other times and on weekends, the frequency of the underground transport can vary within 7 minutes. The fare in most of Rome’s subway lines is approximately 2 euros. The quality of the road surface in Italy is at a very high level. Therefore, quite often, tourists decide to rent a car. It can be selected in advance before arriving in Italy, or on the spot. A one-day car rental at the airport in Milan will cost at least 80 euros. Please note that many autobahns in the country are on a paid basis. The average fare is 30 euros. An alternative will be to travel by bike. In large cities, you will find bicycle paths of quite decent quality which are laid along all the central roads of the city. Also quite a popular mode of transportation is suburban trains and international trains. There are even high-speed passenger express trains. The fare depends on the class of the train and the distance of the trip. … Open

Nature and parks of Italy

Vesuvius National Park located east of Naples, is a zone of enormous significance both historically and geologically. Throughout the park, research work is still ongoing. The park, named after one of Europe's most famous and active volcanoes, became a haven for six hundred and ten species of plants, with forty percent of them originating from the Mediterranean. More than a hundred species of birds live in the green zone, the number of which increases during the migratory season. Above the blooming fields flutter large, bright colored butterflies, thereby betraying the special charm of the park. A funicular and a trail for backpackers are laid to the crater of Vesuvius. … Open

City tours, excursions and tickets in Parma and surroundings

Photogallery of Parma sights

Our guide to Parma

Traditions and mentality of Parma

The main treat of the festival is still the Parma ham being a favorite sort of meat for gourmands of all over the world. Within the festival the guests are treated with more than 60 thousands of dishes added with Parma ham. The main participants of the festival are the companies producing the ham. Commonly there are about 150 companies participating in the festival annually. Company representatives demonstrate the … Open

Travel guide to Parma

Not far from the square is another interesting religious monument - the Monastery of St. John the Theologian. The ancient monastery was founded in the 10th century on the site of the former oratorio. Today, on the territory of the abbey you can see a historic church, as well as an old pharmacy where monks used to sell medicinal herbs grown in the monastery's garden. Within the walls of the ancient abbey is a … Open

Advices for travellers

2. Local shops and stores start working not later than 9am however some grocery stores as well as local markets start working at 7am. The shops and markets serve customers till 15:00 – 16:00 with a short day time lunch break. 3. Tourists are recommended to use street call boxes as these offer the optimum rates for inter city and international calls. The call boxes are located in close vicinity to all … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

The house speciality in Al Tramezzino is considered to be ravioli with French truffles and ham and codfish served with celery accompaniment as well as baked pudding with rosemary cooked following chef’s recipe. The Al Tramezzino restaurant offers a great selection of cheese as a dessert. The eating house offers its visitors to add the meal with a glass of favorite Italian wine. The Angiol d'Or eating house is … Open

Attractions and active leisure

The Parco Cittadella park will be a perfect destination for sport activity and barbeque. The park is located not far from the city center as well. Its visitors may enjoy the wild greenery of the aged trees or walk along the winding alleys and lanes admiring the majesty of nature. Eco tourism fans will love excursions and tours to the suburbs of Parma organized in the warm season as this area is as well rich in … Open

Cultural excursion through Parma - things to see

The same attractive and interesting architectural landmark of Parma is considered to be the Palazzo della Pilotta. The building of the palace features original weird form. The palace is a complex labyrinth of numerous rooms, stair flights and cozy inner porches. A tour over the palace will be of great interest to all guests. The age of the palace is about 400 years however it still looks impressive. The real pride … Open - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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