Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisherDiscover the freedom of open roads while touring Italy with Lonely Planet Italy's Best Trips, your passport to up-to-date advice on uniquely encountering Italy via l'auto. Featuring 38 amazing road trips, from 2-day escapes to 2-week adventures, you can weave along the precarious Amalfi Coast or relish a sunny drive in Tuscan hills, all with your trusted travel companion. Get to Ireland, rent a car, and hit the road!Inside Lonely Planet Italy's Best Trips:Lavish colour and gorgeous photography throughoutItineraries and planning advice to pick the right tailored routes for your needs and interestsGet around easily - 38 easy-to-read, full-colour route maps, detailed directionsInsider tips to get around like a local, avoid trouble spots and be safe on the road - local driving rules, parking, toll roadsEssential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, pricesHonest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, hidden gems that most guidebooks missUseful features - including Driving Problem Buster, Detours, and Link Your TripCovers Rome, Venice, Pompeii, Dolomites, Cinque Terre, Florence, Amalfi Coast, Lake Como, Valle d'Aosta, Tuscany, Milan, Piedmont, Italian Riviera, Abruzzo, Umbria, Emilia-Romagna, Naples, Puglia, Sardinia, Sicily and moreThe Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Italy's Best Trips is perfect for exploring Italy via the road and discovering sights that are more accessible by car.Planning an Italian trip sans a car? Lonely Planet Italy guide, our most comprehensive guide to Italy, is perfect for exploring both top sights and lesser-known gems.There's More in Store for You:See more of Europe's picturesque country sides and have a richer, more authentic experience by exploring Europe by car with Lonely Planet's European Best Trips guides to France, Germany Austria & Switzerland, Spain & Portugal, Ireland, Great Britain and Europe or Road Trips guides to Italian Lakes, Tuscany, Amalfi Coast, Grand Tour of Italy, Iceland's Ring Road, Châteaux of the Loire Valley, Normandy & D-Day Beaches and Provence & Southeast France.Also, check out Lonely Planet's USA Best Trips guides to USA, California, New England, Southwest USA, New York & the Mid-Atlantic, Florida & the South, and the Pacific Northwest and Road Trips guides to Route 66, San Francisco Bay Area & Wine Country, New England Fall Foliage, the Civil War Trail, San Antonio, Austin & Texas backcountry and Pacific Coast Highway and our FREE SAMPLER 'USA's Best Trips: 7 Amazing Road Trips' for more road trip inspiration.Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet.About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travelers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.