Vatican City

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Area: 0.44 km²
Capital: Vatican City (Vatican City)
Population: 832 inhabitants (2011)

Travel advice
Availability: No special safety risks.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
April, May, June, September and October are the best months to travel to Vatican City. In these months, you have to have the best chance of pleasant temperatures without suffering from mass tourism.

Latin is the official language in Vatican City. Italian is the most spoken language in Vatican City.

Travel documents
You must have a valid identity card or passport.
A visa is not required.


Immunization (vaccination)
Before visiting the Vatican City, you do not need vaccinations.

Money and Money
In Vatican is paid by the euro (EUR).

Traffic and route
In Vatican City you have to drive on the right side of the road.

In Vatican City, the same plugs and sockets are used as in the Netherlands.

Tap water

It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.

News and newspapers
The latest news regarding the Vatican City can be found on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from Vatican City, visit Abyznewslinks .

Websites from Vatican City end in .va.
Official websites of Vatican City: and .

Photos and Videos
On Flickr you can find a nice collection of pictures of Vatican City.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of Vatican City.

An overview of all the holidays in Vatican City, visit .

World Heritage
An overview of the World Heritage Sites in Vatican City can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Source: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.





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