12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy holiday planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Venice
— 2 nights
2
Naples
— 2 nights
3
Rome
— 3 nights
4
Florence
— 2 nights
5
Milan
— 1 night

2
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Canal Grande and Doge's Palace. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, steep yourself in history at St Mark's Campanile, and take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Venice holiday planner.

Fort Lauderdale, USA to Venice is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Venice. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in April, you will find days in Venice are little chillier (°F), and nights are cooler (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

2
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, get outside with Francesco (Frank) Carpegna - Walking with the Gods, and then examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, examine the collection at Ospedale delle Bambole, get outside with Cilento, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Valle dei Mulini.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Naples journey builder.

Fly from Venice to Naples in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Amalfi, Francesco (Frank) Carpegna - Walking with the Gods, Cilento, Pompeii Archaeological Park
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Valle dei Mulini ©
Valle dei Mulini

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Family-friendly places like Colosseum and Palatine Hill will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Naples to Rome by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 17th (Fri), admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the history behind Campanile di Giotto. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, and finally admire the striking features of The Baptistery of St. John.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Florence trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
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

1
night
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 19th (Sun): test your team's savvy at La Casa Maledetta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan visit planner.

Getting from Florence to Milan by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Milan can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Fun & Games Nightlife
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
La Casa Maledetta ©
La Casa Maledetta

Similar Plans

14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Portugalete & Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Bol & Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 15 days in Italy BY A USER FROM MEXICO August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in Italy BY A USER FROM MEXICO July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in Spain, Italy & Greece BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in France, Italy & Greece BY A USER FROM BOTSWANA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Switzerland & Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Croatia, Greece & Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans