15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 1 day
2
Verona
— 1 night
3
Venice
— 2 nights
4
Salerno
— 2 nights
5
Positano
— 2 nights
6
Rome
— 3 nights
7
Assisi
— 2 nights
8
Florence
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Milan online day trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Milan. In August, daily temperatures in Milan can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Tours Historic Sites Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Food Tours

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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.
On the 16th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Arena di Verona, hunt for treasures at Piazza delle Erbe, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti, browse the exhibits of Casa di Giulietta, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, and finally explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Verona attractions planner.

You can drive from Milan to Verona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daytime highs in Verona are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

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

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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 17th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, thentake in the views from Ponte di Rialto, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thencontemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In August, daytime highs in Venice are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Salerno.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido Mediterraneo Beach, thendelve into the distant past at Paestum Ruins, thenget outside with Lido Esercito, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Salerno. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Promenade Trieste, thenlook for gifts at Lavorazione Artigianale Savastano, thenhead outdoors with Cilento, and finally delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Salerno online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Salerno takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Venice in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Salerno, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Paestum, Pompeii Archaeological Park
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Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Cilento ©
Cilento

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Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
On the 21st (Fri), take a memorable tour with Tours, thenget outside with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Suppraiano, and finally kick back and relax at Fornillo. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea, sample the fine beverages at Antichi Sapori d'Amalfi, get great views at Belvedere Principessa di Piemonte, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Positano trip planner.

Traveling by car from Salerno to Positano takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Positano

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Praiano
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, don't miss a visit to Roman Forum, and delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rome vacation planner.

Drive from Positano to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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

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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 26th (Wed), contemplate the long history of San Damiano, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di Rivotorto, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, and finally learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, admire the striking features of Santa Maria sopra Minerva, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Chiara, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, and finally step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Assisi trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Rome in August since evenings lows in Assisi dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
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Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
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.
On the 28th (Fri), ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, pause for some photo ops at Campanile di Giotto, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, thentake in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thenadmire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Florence trip builder app.

Getting from Assisi to Florence by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In August, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can catch the train back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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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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