17 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

17 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Northwest Italy route planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
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Verona
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Milan
— 1 night
Train
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Florence
— 3 nights
Drive
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Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive
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Rome
— 4 nights
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Venice

— 2 nights

City of Romance

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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, contemplate the long history of St Mark's Campanile, wander the streets of Cannaregio, and explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Venice driving holiday planner.

Riga, Latvia to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Riga to Venice. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Riga in November: high temperatures in Venice hover around 15°C and lows are around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 16:

Verona

— 3 nights

City of Romeo and Juliet

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.
Verona is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, make a trip to Piazza Bra, explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, and take in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Verona trip planner.

Drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Verona are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 16 — 19:

Milan

— 1 night

Fashion Capital of World

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.
On the 20th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Milan route maker site.

Traveling by car from Verona to Milan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 20:

Florence

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip maker tool.

Take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Milan, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Florence, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 23:

Assisi

— 3 nights

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
When in Assisi, make a side trip to see Vineria del Carmine in La Bruna, approximately La Bruna away. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, don't miss a visit to Eremo delle Carceri, stroll around Mount Subasio, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Assisi trip app.

Traveling by car from Florence to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in November, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Wineries · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 23 — 26:

Rome

— 4 nights

Eternal City

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: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Rome travel planner.

You can drive from Assisi to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Rome are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 26 — 30: