10 days in Italy Itinerary

10 days in Italy Itinerary

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Mandello del Lario
— 1 night
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Venice
— 1 night
3
Bologna
— 1 night
4
Florence
— 2 nights
5
Cinque Terre
— 1 night
6
Milan
— 1 night

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Mandello del Lario

Mandello del Lario ©
Mandello del Lario is an Italian town and comune in the province of Lecco, in Lombardy, on the Como Lake.Since 1921, Mandello del Lario has been home to Moto Guzzi—the Italian motorcycle manufacturer, now a subsidiary of Piaggio & Co. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): admire the verdant scenery at Valchiavenna, stroll through Anything But Work, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giorgio.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Mandello del Lario online trip itinerary maker.

New York City, USA to Mandello del Lario is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Mandello del Lario. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in March: highs in Mandello del Lario hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Mandello del Lario

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Anything But Work ©
Anything But Work
Valchiavenna ©
Valchiavenna
Chiesa di San Giorgio ©
Chiesa di San Giorgio

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Venice

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
On the 14th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thensnap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Squero di San Trovaso, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), thensnap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, thenmake a trip to Piazza San Marco, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Venice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mandello del Lario to Venice takes 3.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Venice can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bologna.

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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di Madonna di San Luca, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Petronio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, thendon't miss a visit to Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, and finally make a trip to Piazza Maggiore.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bologna travel route builder app.

Traveling by car from Venice to Bologna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. March in Bologna sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Bologna

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Piazza Maggiore ©
Piazza Maggiore
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell ©
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 17th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, thendon't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thentake in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at L’importuno di Michelangelo, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Florence visit site.

You can take a train from Bologna to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Florence are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Florence

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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre and then stroll through Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza.

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Drive from Florence to Cinque Terre in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, daytime highs in Cinque Terre are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks Nature Trails
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Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre ©
Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre

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Milan

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, read Milan online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Milan can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Monumental Cemetery ©
Monumental Cemetery

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