10 days in Italy Itinerary

10 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Alghero, Sardinia
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
3
Rome
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Toronto

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Alghero, Sardinia

Alghero ©
Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Affacci a mare: Bastioni e Lungomare, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Francesco, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Civica, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Santa Maria, thenenjoy the sand and surf at La Baia Dei Venti, and finally take advantage of the amenities at Summer Dream.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Alghero trip itinerary site.

Toronto, Canada to Alghero is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in August: highs in Alghero hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Alghero

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Summer Dream ©
Summer Dream
Spiaggia di Maria Pia ©
Spiaggia di Maria Pia
La Baia Dei Venti ©
La Baia Dei Venti

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San Teodoro, Sardinia

San Teodoro ©
A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo, enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Brandinchi, stroll through Lu Impostu Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Porto Taverna Beach, thenkick back and relax at Spiaggia La Cinta, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia Isuledda.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our San Teodoro online holiday planner.

Drive from Alghero to San Teodoro in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August in San Teodoro, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cala Brandinchi, Spiaggia Isuledda, Porto Taverna Beach
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Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo ©
Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo
Spiaggia La Cinta ©
Spiaggia La Cinta
Lu Impostu Beach ©
Lu Impostu Beach

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 4th (Tue), make a trip to Trevi Fountain, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, thenbrowse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, and finally explore the ancient world of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): take a stroll through Trastevere, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Square, thenmake a trip to Piazza Navona, thenexplore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rome attractions tool.

You can fly from San Teodoro to Rome in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 6th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cripta di San Francesco, contemplate the long history of Basilica di Santa Chiara, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, thensee the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of San Damiano.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Assisi trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rome in August since evenings lows in Assisi dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

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Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara
Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Loggia dei Lanzi, explore the world behind art at Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore, admire the masterpieces at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenget great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, and finally make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Florence road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Scuola Grande di San Rocco, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

For ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Venice online trip maker.

Getting from Florence to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

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Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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