San Marino

San Marino Overview

San Marino is a small European country that is surrounded by Italy, lying in the Apennine Mountains of northeastern Italy. Much of it-including its capital stands on Mount Titano. San Marino is one of the smallest countries in the world. It covers only 24 square miles.

San Marino is a popular tourist centre. Visitors enjoy the country’s spectacular views, fortress walls, cakes and wine, and colourful festivals. San Marino is also known for its beautiful postage stamps.

CLIMATE

San Marino has a mild summer climate, with a temperature that averages about 75 °F (24 °C). Winter temperatures sometimes fall below freezing.

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

CAPITAL: San Marino
POPULATION: 29,900
LANGUAGE: Italian
CURRENCY: Euro
ELECTRIC CURRENT: 220V, 50Hz. To power any electrical item an international adapter or a two pin plug is required.
COUNTRY DIALLING CODE: +378
TIME ZONE: GMT/UTC +1