21 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

21 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 2 nights
2
Colico
— 3 nights
3
Argegno
— 2 nights
4
Milan
— 2 nights
5
Florence
— 3 nights
6
Assisi
— 2 nights
7
Rome
— 4 nights

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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary website.

Sydney, Australia to Venice is an approximately 24-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to Venice, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Sydney in July, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Venice: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Colico.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
nights
Colico

Colico ©
Colico is a city in the province of Lecco, Lombardy, Italy. Get out of town with these interesting Colico side-trips: Stand-Up Paddleboarding (in Dervio), Newton - Rent a Boat (in Dongo) and Spiaggia Tranquilla (in Dorio). There's much more to do: get outside with KTS40CableCrew, get all the equipment you need at Econoleggio Como Lake, hike along Sentiero dei Forti, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Pista Ciclabile Sorico - Domaso.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Colico trip planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Colico takes 3.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Argegno.

Things to do in Colico

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Newton - Rent a Boat, Pista Ciclabile Sorico - Domaso, Spiaggia Tranquilla
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Pista Ciclabile Sorico - Domaso ©
Pista Ciclabile Sorico - Domaso
Sentiero dei Forti ©
Sentiero dei Forti
Newton - Rent a Boat ©
Newton - Rent a Boat

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Argegno

Argegno ©
Argegno is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Como in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 50km north of Milan and about 15km north of Como. On the 7th (Sun), choose your vessel at Turati Centro Nautico Lario and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Onno. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: raise your glass at Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar and then take a memorable tour with AC Boat.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Argegno holiday planning website.

Getting from Colico to Argegno by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Argegno

Outdoors Transportation Tours

Side Trips

Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar, AC Boat, Spiaggia di Onno
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Turati Centro Nautico Lario ©
Turati Centro Nautico Lario
AC Boat ©
AC Boat
Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar ©
Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Leolandia and then explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

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You can drive from Argegno to Milan in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Leolandia
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

3
nights
Florence

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, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Florence trip planner.

Getting from Milan to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Food Tours
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 14th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri, don't miss a visit to Piazza Inferiore di San Francesco, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, and finally step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Bonacquisti, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, look for gifts at Shop The Lavandeto of Assisi, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Bosco di San Francesco, and finally walk around Mount Subasio.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Assisi day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Florence to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July in Assisi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
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Rocca Maggiore ©
Rocca Maggiore
Bosco di San Francesco ©
Bosco di San Francesco

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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: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and make a trip to Spanish Steps.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rome day trip planning site.

Getting from Assisi to Rome by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Assisi in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rome, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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