Today, we have super fun facts about Italy, a fascinating country! Download and print our Italy facts coloring pages and enjoy a day of coloring and learning fun!
We’ve put together the most interesting facts about Italy into two printable pages that are great for kids of all ages and adults who want to learn about Italian history and Italian culture.
12 Interesting Italy Facts
Many of us know that the official language of Italy is Italian, a Romance language and one of the best things about the country is the Italian food. But there is much more to know about Italy! Whether you are visiting the country today or are looking to expand your knowledge about this country, we have got you covered!
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- Italy is a country in Southern Europe with a long Mediterranean coastline. It borders Austria, France, San Marino, Slovenia and Switzerland.
- The Italian Peninsula is a peninsula located in southern Italy and San Marino, surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea.
- It is also bordered by the Adriatic Sea on the east coast, the Tyrrhenian Sea on the west and the Ionian Sea on the south.
- The Trevi Fountain is a popular tourist attraction in the city of Rome, known for its stunning Baroque architecture.
- Vatican City, where you can find the Sistine Chapel, is the smallest country in the world, and it is located in Rome, Italy.
- Some people believe that the number 17 is bad luck in Italy. Some consider it a bad omen as it means that death is near.
- The University of Bologna is the oldest university still operating in the world, having been founded in 1088.
- Mont Blanc, on the border of Italy and France, is the highest mountain in the Alps.
- Mount Etna is one of the most active volcanoes in the world and is located in Sicily, southern Italy.
- Italy has 55 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including the historic center of Rome, the Leaning Tower of Pisa and the Amalfi Coast.
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The Italy Facts coloring pages are sized for standard letter printer paper dimensions – 8.5 x 11 inches.
This PDF file includes two color sheets filled with Italy facts you won’t want to put down. Print as many sets as you need and give them to friends or family!
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