13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome
— 2 nights
2
Naples
— 1 night
3
Ravello
— 1 night
4
Assisi
— 2 nights
5
Florence
— 2 nights
6
Venice
— 2 nights
7
Verona
— 1 night

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. Visit Colosseum and Piazza Navona for their historical value. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, and make a trip to Roman Forum.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Rome trip app.

Los Angeles, USA to Rome is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 9 hour difference. In May, daytime highs in Rome are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 6th (Thu), make a trip to Pompeii Archaeological Park, explore the ancient world of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, and then admire the masterpieces at Museo Cappella Sansevero.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Naples trip planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. May in Naples sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Pompeii Archaeological Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero

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Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): examine the collection at Museo della Carta, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, thentake in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, and finally admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Ravello trip planner.

Getting from Naples to Ravello by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Naples in May, Ravello is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Amalfi, Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, thensteep yourself in history at San Damiano, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Rufino, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, thenlearn about winemaking at BIBENDA ASSISI WINE BAR-WINE VINO, CHOCOLATE, OLIVE OIL,TRUFFLE TASTING, and finally learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Assisi trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Ravello to Assisi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, subway, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ravello in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Assisi, with lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
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Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

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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 10th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Campanile di Giotto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thensnap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenexplore the historical opulence of Palazzo Vecchio, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally don't miss a visit to L’importuno di Michelangelo.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Florence tour builder website.

You can drive from Assisi to Florence in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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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
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 12th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Scrovegni Chapel, and finally contemplate the long history of Chiesa degli Eremitani.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice trip builder tool.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Padua
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Museo di Castelvecchio, see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, thenwander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, thenmake a trip to Torre dei Lamberti, and finally see the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Verona trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Verona by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. In May, daytime highs in Verona are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe

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