29 days in Italy Itinerary

29 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: New York City
Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Alghero, Sardinia
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Rome
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
3
Naples
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Ravello
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Siena
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Florence
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
8
Verona
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: New York City

1
night
Alghero, Sardinia

Alghero ©
Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): wander the streets of Centro Storico Bosa. On the next day, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Mugoni, thenexplore the striking landscape at Capo Caccia, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Maria Pia.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Alghero road trip tool.

New York City, USA to Alghero is an approximately 15-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Alghero due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in June, Alghero is little chillier at night with lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Centro Storico Bosa
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Centro Storico Bosa ©
Centro Storico Bosa
Capo Caccia ©
Capo Caccia
Spiaggia di Maria Pia ©
Spiaggia di Maria Pia

4
nights
Rome

Rome
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Popular historic sites such as Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica are in your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano and Mausoleum of Saint Elena Tor Pignattara. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and stroll the grounds of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rome online day trip planner.

Fly from Alghero to Rome in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. In June in Rome, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Take a break from the city and head to Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori and Lido Esercito. Kids will enjoy Pompeii Archaeological Park and Museo provinciale della Ceramica. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Naples: Borgo Medievale di Agropoli (in Agropoli) and Paestum Ruins (in Paestum). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, learn about winemaking at Le Vigne di Raito, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Underground Naples.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Naples trip planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Naples takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in Naples sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

Vietri sul Mare, Paestum, Borgo Medievale di Agropoli, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Pompeii Archaeological Park
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins

3
nights
Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Lido Capo di Conca. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Villa Rufolo and Centro Storico. Explore Ravello's surroundings by going to Marina di Praia Beach (in Praiano) and Positano (Spiaggia Grande, Fornillo, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Atrani, and stroll through Lido di Ravello.

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Traveling by car from Naples to Ravello takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Ravello when traveling from Naples in June, with lows around 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Positano, Amalfi, Marina di Praia Beach, Spiaggia di Atrani, Lido Capo di Conca
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

3
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Get some historical perspective at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola and Basilica di Santa Chiara. Take a break from the city and head to Cascata delle Marmore and Grotte di Frasassi. Get out of town with these interesting Assisi side-trips: Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto (in Spoleto) and Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano (in Fabriano). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of San Damiano, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cripta di San Francesco, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, and step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Assisi trip planner.

Getting from Ravello to Assisi by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, subway, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ravello in June, plan for little chillier nights in Assisi, with lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Grotte di Frasassi, Cascata delle Marmore, Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto, Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano
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Grotte di Frasassi ©
Grotte di Frasassi
Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola

2
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
On the 29th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of San Gimignano and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbazia di San Galgano. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, thendon't miss a visit to Centro Storico di Siena, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, and finally contemplate the long history of Battistero di San Giovanni.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Siena trip planning app.

You can drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in June, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Abbazia di San Galgano, Historic Centre of San Gimignano
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Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano
Torre del Mangia ©
Torre del Mangia

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Pitti Palace and Camposanto. Attractions like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Baptistery of St. John make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Pisa (Knights’ Square, Leaning Tower of Pisa, &more). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Florence itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Pisa
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Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Museo Ferrari and Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore. Step off the beaten path and head to Castello Scaligero and Duomo di Modena. Get out of town with these interesting Verona side-trips: Trento (Piazza Duomo & MUSE - Science Museum), Battistero di Parma (in Parma) and Acetaia Giuseppe Giusti (in Modena). There's much more to do: make a trip to Piazza Bra, steep yourself in history at Museo di Castelvecchio, examine the collection at Museo Storico Italiano della Guerra, and hunt for treasures at Piazza delle Erbe.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Verona trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Verona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in July, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Trento, Modena, Sirmione, Museo Storico Italiano della Guerra, Battistero di Parma
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Museo Ferrari ©
Museo Ferrari
Castello Scaligero ©
Castello Scaligero
Basilica di Santa Anastasia ©
Basilica di Santa Anastasia

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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.
Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Basilica di San Marco and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari will appeal to history buffs. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, and see the interesting displays at Museo Ebraico di Venezia.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Venice road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In July in Venice, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 67°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©

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