24 days in Italy Itinerary

24 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cinque Terre
— 5 nights
2
Florence
— 6 nights
3
Verona
— 5 nights
4
Venice
— 6 nights

5
nights
Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
You've added Borgo Storico di Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre Walk and Drink, Trail 2, and other attractions to your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Portovenere and Boccadasse. Get some historical perspective at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova and Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church. Explore Cinque Terre's surroundings by going to Sestri Levante (Sun Beach & Baia del Silenzio) and Galata Museo del Mare (in Genoa). Next up on the itinerary: trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, get outside with Cinque Terre Trails, and get to know the fascinating history of Borgo Storico di Corniglia.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre trip planning site.

Minneapolis, USA to Cinque Terre is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Minneapolis to Cinque Terre is 7 hours. In May in Cinque Terre, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Genoa, Sestri Levante, Portovenere
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Portovenere ©
Portovenere
Baia del Silenzio ©
Baia del Silenzio
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza

6
nights
Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You've added Gallerie Degli Uffizi, Basilica of Santa Croce, Chiesa di Santa Maria della Spina, and other attractions to your itinerary. Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Duomo di Pisa are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at Piazzale Michelangelo and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. When in Florence, make a side trip to see Centro Storico di Siena in Siena, approximately Siena away. Dedicate the 17th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, and pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Florence day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. May in Florence sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Tours Wineries

Side Trips

Pisa, Siena
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

5
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Porta dei Borsari, Basilica Santa Teresa di Gesu Bambino, The Soda Jerk, and other attractions you added. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore and Piazza Bra. Get a sense of the local culture at Museo di Castelvecchio and Casa di Giulietta. There's much more to do: see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, contemplate the long history of Palazzo Muselli, wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, and enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Verona trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by train from Florence to Verona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Verona sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Wineries Tours

Side Trip

Sirmione
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Verona's Cathedral (Duomo) ©
Verona's Cathedral (Duomo)
Castello Scaligero ©
Castello Scaligero
Grotte di Catullo ©
Grotte di Catullo

6
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tre Ponti, Discover Burano, Simone Cenedese Glass Factory, and other attractions you added. Get some cultural insight at Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco. Get some historical perspective at Doge's Palace and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari. There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, take a stroll through Dorsoduro, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Scuola Grande di San Rocco, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Campo del Ghetto.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Venice route maker site.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Murano, Burano
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Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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