23 May 2022

Exclusive: Venice u-turns on overtourism tax this summer despite record visitor numbers Exclusive: Venice u-turns on overtourism tax this summer despite record visitor numbers | Euronews Loading

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Venice has announced that their entry fee for tourists has been postponed until next year. The change comes at the very last minute, as they had previously said the system would be trialled in June 2022. However, the city’s authorities voted to delay the introduction of the fee until the start of 2023. Why is Venice introducing a tourist tax? As revealed by Euronews Travel last month, the Italian city’s authorities announced the decision to bring in the entry fee after the canal city was [...]