We use cookies to improve your experience on our website. By browsing this website, you agree to our use of cookies.

German tourists fined in Venice for making coffee near Rialto Bridge

Venice police controls tourists

Two German backpackers were fined a total of €950 for preparing coffee on a travel cooker near the Rialto Bridge.

About 30 million tourists visit the city every year. As the city battles against over-tourism, the city punishes ill-mannered visitors with fines. Visitors caught snacking, sunbathing or taking a dip in Venice's canals risk being kicked out of the city and banned from returning, under the latest rules. There are also be fines of up to €500 for anyone who "dirties public places in any way".

Most recently, the tourists from Berlin were spotted making coffee at the foot of the Rialto Bridge - the oldest of the four bridges on the Grand Canal. They were reported to police by a passer-by. The backpackers were fined a total of €950 and also asked to leave the city.





Booking.com
//a.impactradius-go.com/display-ad/4083-277363//refer.turo.com/i/194553/277363/4083

Find Tickets

Search