Are you thinking of spending New Year's Eve in Italy? Check out our list of the best Italian cities to spend New Year's Eve!
For sure, Italians love celebrations and, like Brazilians, the New Year there is a date where they usually gather the family, have fun and, of course, celebrate with delicious dishes. In the main cities of the country, different celebrations take place and, without a doubt, some of them will have more to do with your style to spend New Year's Eve in Italy.
It is worth remembering that at this time of year it is very cold in the Italy, therefore, it is important to dress warmly to celebrate outdoors. But if in doubt, you can check out all the tips on going to Italy for the first time. clicking here.
Surprisingly, in Italy there is no tradition of dressing in white, with the exception of Venice, to celebrate the arrival of the new year. When making reservations for restaurants or parties, it is good to do so in advance, because in the main cities of the country, places are very busy and limited.
the celebrations of New Year's Eve in Italy spread across the country, with fireworks, parties and lots of fun washed down with champagne and good wines. Therefore, in partnership with the Elmocar, an agency specialized in receiving Brazilians in the country, we have selected the best Cities to Enjoy New Year's Eve in Italy.
New Year's Eve in Italy:
The most traditional way of celebrate the new year in Milan is, of course, gathering in Piazza Duomo, where a free music show takes place every year. But if you don't like crowds – or the cold – a tip is to get off the streets and head to classical concert performances that take place at the Teatro alla Scala or the Milan Auditorium. There are also several restaurants and hotels that offer special dinners for the occasion, some of them with privileged views of the fireworks display at midnight.
Florence is one of best cities to spend New Year's Eve in Italy. That's because the city is beautiful at any time of the year. During the New Year, a fireworks show takes place on the banks of the Arno River. Therefore, a tip is to move to one of the city's bridges, such as Ponte Vecchio. Free concerts and performances take place in the city's streets and squares, as well as restaurants and hotels that hold special celebrations.
If Italy is already romantic by nature, it is in Venice that the atmosphere of love in the air is even more evident, even during the new year's eve. It is in the wonderful Piazza San Marco where people gather dressed in white and await the arrival of midnight to give the famous collective kiss, known as “Bacio di Mezzanotte”, a local tradition. You can also, for example, plan something different like booking dinner on a boat, navigating the canals and ending the night with a fireworks display.
For those who want to pass the Reveillon in italy, of course the Eternal City could not be left out. Despite the cold weather, people usually gather to celebrate the New Year in squares of the city, such as Piazza del Popolo, where free performances are usually held. Piazza Navona is the tip for those who want a little more action. This is because, around it, there are many bars and lively restaurants. Other than that, restaurants, hotels and clubs usually hold special programs for those who prefer a more exclusive space during the celebration.
Ferrara, a commune located in Emiglia-Romana, is certainly a great city option to spend New Year's Eve in Italy. The amazing fireworks display takes place around the wonderful Castelo Este, which is usually accompanied by music and performances. But for those who want something more elaborate, there is the possibility of participating in a New Year's feast inside the castle, a true gala dinner that gives the impression of traveling back in time.
The Neapolitan atmosphere is perfect for enjoying the New Year. The city offers free concerts that take place in Piazza del Plebiscito. Castel dell'Ovo, the oldest in the city, offers a privileged view for those who wish to admire the fireworks display. In addition, some clubs offer parties by the sea, with DJ and music until the wee hours for those who prefer a good dose of fun during New Year's Eve.
Spending New Year's Eve in sophisticated Capri really seems like a dream. And it gets even better because the island, located in the south of the country, offers visitors music performances, concerts and special performances during the turn of the year. In addition to exclusive parties that take place all over the island, where you can even find Hollywood celebrities, people flock to the Piazzetta to celebrate with music, toasts and parties until dawn. A tip is to start the first day of the year admiring a beautiful sunrise over the horizon.
How to book tours for New Year's Eve in Italy
Finally, our tip for those who want book transfers and tours in Italy and the Elmocar, an agency based in Rome that carries out tours, complete and also personalized itineraries in the most beautiful regions of the country. With a team of drivers and guides who speak Portuguese, the Elmocar is undoubtedly specialized in receiving Brazilians on Italian soil, offering comfort, a modern and safe fleet of cars, in addition to a lot of security.
Guide in Portuguese in Italy
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