Sales time in Rome
Usually time for sales in Rome are in winter from the 6th of January to the 28th of February and in summer from mid of July to mid of September. it is possible to obtain discounts in a range from 20% to 50%, towards the end of the sales periods discount percentage can increase.
Rome Shops Opening hours
Commonly in Rome shops opening hours are, in the morning from 9,00 am to 1,00 pm and, in the afternoon, from 3.30/4,00 pm to 7:30pm., In the city center, particularly in the most famous areas, it’s easy to find shops open throughout the all day up to 10,00 pm on Sundays as well.
Information about VAT Refunds
Remember non-EU citizens can obtain a VAT (IVA in Italy) refund which could be anywhere between 12% and 35 % (on luxury goods), however, if you would like to skip the lengthy bureaucratic process then a good option are shops displaying a “Euro Free Tax” sign. The shop will deduct the IVA then and there and handle the paperwork.
Brands store in Rome
It is possible to have a personal shopper or a shopping tour contacting www.tourinrome.com