Once the capital of the Roman Empire, and the final capital of the Western Roman Empire in fact, the city of Ravenna is home to eight buildings that are on the World Heritage List. It is a center of culture, history and architecture. With year round pleasant weather it is a delightful place to visit almost any time.

For information on a vacation, along with brochures and a travel pack for a trip to and round Ravenna write to the Official Tourism Office at: Ufficio Turismo del Comune di Ravenna, Il nostro ufficio è in Via Salara 8/12 - 48100 Ravenna

Contact them by phone at: 39 0544 35755 – 35404. And by email at: turismo@comune.ravenna.it

The Official Ravenna Tourism Office Web site provides information in English and Italian that includes historical sites, attractions to see and lists of accomodations and things to do. This includes lists of famous museums, sacred buildings, the numerous archealogical sites in the area, annual festivals that are worth attending and attractions in the nearby Northern Italian countryside, as well as things to do on the Adriatic Coast.