29 days in Italy Itinerary

29 days in Italy Itinerary

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Bologna
— 2 nights
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Florence
— 3 nights
3
Arezzo
— 1 night
4
Torricella
— 2 nights
5
Perugia
— 2 nights
6
Campotosto
— 1 night
7
Avezzano
— 1 night
8
Bomba
— 1 night
9
Termoli
— 2 nights
10
Manfredonia
— 1 night
11
Bari
— 2 nights
12
Brindisi
— 2 nights
13
Lecce
— 1 night
14
Otranto
— 2 nights
15
Santa Maria di Leuca
— 2 nights
16
Gallipoli
— 3 nights

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Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bagno Margherita 85/86 and Bagno 300. Get outdoors at Bagno Flores and Bagno Luca. Change things up with these side-trips from Bologna: Bagno Ferrara 43 (in Cesenatico), Bagno Renato 164 Cervia (in Cervia) and Milano Marittima (Bagno Sauro 286 & Bagno Virtual Beach n.299). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bologna tour itinerary planner.

Milan to Bologna is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bologna can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Bologna

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cervia, Cesenatico
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Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano
Bagno Virtual Beach n.299 ©
Bagno Virtual Beach n.299
Bagno Sauro 286 ©
Bagno Sauro 286

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Escape the urban bustle at Stand-Up Paddleboarding and 43parallelo. Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John will appeal to history buffs. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Siena (Palazzo Sansedoni, Duomo di Siena, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and make a trip to Piazza della Signoria.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Florence sightseeing planner.

You can take a train from Bologna to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Arezzo.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Siena
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

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Arezzo

Arezzo ©
Arezzo is a city of art with colorful frescoes and abundance of goldsmiths and antique jewelers.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): do a tasting at Villa La Ripa, contemplate the long history of Museo Casa di Giorgio Vasari, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria della Pieve, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Francesco, Arezzo.

Discover how to plan a Arezzo trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Florence to Arezzo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Torricella.

Things to do in Arezzo

Wineries · Historic Sites
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Villa La Ripa ©
Villa La Ripa
San Francesco, Arezzo ©
San Francesco, Arezzo
Santa Maria della Pieve ©
Santa Maria della Pieve

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Torricella

Torricella ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): explore the fascinating landscape at Dune di Campomarino, kick back and relax at Campomarino di Maruggio, then head outdoors with Spiaggia di Acquadolce Cirenaica, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia D'Ayala. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido Torretta, then get outside with Spiaggia di Serrone, and then step into the grandiose world of Castello della Torricella.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Torricella trip planner.

You can drive from Arezzo to Torricella in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. August in Torricella sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Perugia.

Things to do in Torricella

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Maruggio, Spiaggia di Serrone, Lido Torretta
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Spiaggia D'Ayala ©
Spiaggia D'Ayala
Dune di Campomarino ©
Dune di Campomarino
Spiaggia di Serrone ©
Spiaggia di Serrone

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Perugia

Perugia ©
Though it features Etruscan defensive walls and a medieval town center, Perugia is perhaps best known for its fine chocolate and annual chocolate festival.
On the 12th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, then step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Tezio, then look for all kinds of wild species at Bosco di San Francesco, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Perugia trip builder tool.

You can drive from Torricella to Perugia in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Perugia when traveling from Torricella in August, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Campotosto.

Things to do in Perugia

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Assisi
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Monte Tezio ©
Monte Tezio
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

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Campotosto

Campotosto
Campotosto is a comune and town in the province of L'Aquila, in the Abruzzo region of central Italy. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Valle delle Cento Cascate.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Campotosto trip website.

You can drive from Perugia to Campotosto in 3 hours. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Avezzano.

Things to do in Campotosto

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Valle delle Cento Cascate
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Avezzano

Avezzano ©
Avezzano is a city and comune with a population of about 42,500 inhabitants, situated in the Abruzzo region, province of L'Aquila. On the 15th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario della Madonna di Pietraquaria, explore the ancient world of Anfiteatro di Alba Fucens, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa della Santissima Trinita, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchia Cattedrale San Bartolomeo.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Avezzano online day trip planner.

You can drive from Campotosto to Avezzano in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Avezzano are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bomba.

Things to do in Avezzano

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Anfiteatro di Alba Fucens
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Santuario della Madonna di Pietraquaria ©
Santuario della Madonna di Pietraquaria
Anfiteatro di Alba Fucens ©
Anfiteatro di Alba Fucens

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Bomba

Bomba ©
Bomba is a comune and town in the Province of Chieti in the Abruzzo region of Italy. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Borgo Medievale, Head underground at Grotte del Cavallone, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Pancrazio, and finally contemplate the long history of Chiesa di Santa Maria Del Popolo.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bomba vacation site.

Drive from Avezzano to Bomba in 2 hours. August in Bomba sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Termoli.

Things to do in Bomba

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Borgo Medievale, Grotte del Cavallone, Chiesa di San Pancrazio
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Chiesa di Santa Maria Del Popolo ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria Del Popolo
Chiesa di San Pancrazio ©
Chiesa di San Pancrazio
Borgo Medievale ©
Borgo Medievale

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Termoli

Termoli ©
Termoli is a town and comune on the Adriatic coast of Italy, in the province of Campobasso, region of Molise. On the 17th (Mon), kick back and relax at Punta dell’Acquabella, then enjoy the sand and surf at Riserva Naturale di Punta Aderci, then head outdoors with Parapendio Biposto a Montefalcone nel Sannio, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di S. Maria Maggiore. On your second day here, make a trip to Monumento ai Caduti, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Termoli, then step into the grandiose world of Castello Svevo di Termoli, then wander the streets of Borgo Medievale di Termoli, and finally kick back and relax at Bathing Establishment Lido Panfilo.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Termoli itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bomba to Termoli takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Bomba in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Termoli, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Manfredonia.

Things to do in Termoli

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Chiesa di S. Maria Maggiore, Riserva Naturale di Punta Aderci, Parapendio Biposto a Montefalcone nel Sannio, Punta dell’Acquabella
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Bathing Establishment Lido Panfilo ©
Bathing Establishment Lido Panfilo
Cattedrale di Termoli ©
Cattedrale di Termoli
Chiesa di S. Maria Maggiore ©
Chiesa di S. Maria Maggiore

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Manfredonia

Manfredonia ©
Manfredonia is a town and comune of Apulia, Italy, in the province of Foggia, from which it is 35km northeast by rail. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): stroll through Baia di Mattinatella and then look for all kinds of wild species at Salty Lake Oasis.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Manfredonia trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Termoli to Manfredonia in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Manfredonia can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bari.

Things to do in Manfredonia

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Baia di Mattinatella
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Baia di Mattinatella ©
Baia di Mattinatella

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Bari

Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): get interesting insight from Tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica San Nicola, and then stroll through Lungomare Imperatore Augusto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Grotta del Trullo, then kick back and relax at Porto Marzano Beach, and then head outdoors with Tamerici Beach Club.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Bari driving holiday planning site.

You can drive from Manfredonia to Bari in 2 hours. Traveling from Manfredonia in August, expect nights in Bari to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Brindisi.

Things to do in Bari

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Monopoli, Grotta del Trullo
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Basilica San Nicola ©
Basilica San Nicola
Grotta del Trullo ©
Grotta del Trullo

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Brindisi

Brindisi ©
Brindisi is a city in the region of Apulia in southern Italy, the capital of the province of Brindisi, on the coast of the Adriatic Sea. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): get outside with New Basket Brindisi, stroll through Calidoski Beach Bar, then Head underground at Grotta del Moro, and finally kick back and relax at Lido Ottagono. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Valle d’itria e Dintorni, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Costa Merlata, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Torre Guaceto Marine Protected Area.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Brindisi journey maker site.

You can drive from Bari to Brindisi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Brindisi can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Lecce.

Things to do in Brindisi

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Carovigno, Valle d’itria e Dintorni, Calidoski Beach Bar, Lido Ottagono, Spiaggia Costa Merlata
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Calidoski Beach Bar ©
Calidoski Beach Bar
Torre Guaceto Marine Protected Area ©
Torre Guaceto Marine Protected Area
New Basket Brindisi ©
New Basket Brindisi

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Lecce

Lecce ©
Known as the Florence of the South, Lecce is distinguished for its elaborate Baroque monuments.
On the 24th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Croce, enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Pantarei, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Lecce, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lecce trip planner.

You can drive from Brindisi to Lecce in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Brindisi in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lecce: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Otranto.

Things to do in Lecce

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Basilica di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, Lido Pantarei
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Basilica di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria ©
Basilica di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria
Lido Pantarei ©
Lido Pantarei
Duomo di Lecce ©
Duomo di Lecce

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Otranto

Otranto ©
Otranto is a town and comune in the province of Lecce (Apulia, Italy), in a fertile region once famous for its breed of horses.It is located on the east coast of the Salento peninsula. On the 25th (Tue), get outside with Circolo Ippico Malepezza, get outside with Cocobay, then stroll through Lungomare degli Eroi, and finally kick back and relax at Lido Acqua Chiara. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Baia dei Turchi, enjoy the sand and surf at Swim Liberi di Nuotare, and then explore the striking landscape at Grotta Azzurra e Palombara.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Otranto day trip site.

Getting from Lecce to Otranto by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Otranto can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Santa Maria di Leuca.

Things to do in Otranto

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Grotta Azzurra e Palombara, Swim Liberi di Nuotare, Circolo Ippico Malepezza
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Circolo Ippico Malepezza ©
Circolo Ippico Malepezza
Swim Liberi di Nuotare ©
Swim Liberi di Nuotare
Baia dei Turchi ©
Baia dei Turchi

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Santa Maria di Leuca

Santa Maria di Leuca, often spelled simply Leuca, is a frazione of the comune of Castrignano del Capo, in the province of Lecce (Apulia), southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Ville Di Santa Maria Di Leuca, then explore the fascinating underground world of Grotta del Soffio, then explore the fascinating underground world of Grotta del Lago, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte Marine Di Leuca, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotta Tre Porte, then immerse yourself in nature at Parco Naturale Regionale Costa Otranto - Santa Maria di Leuca e Bosco di Tricase, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Channel Ciolo.

To see reviews and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Maria di Leuca day trip tool.

You can drive from Otranto to Santa Maria di Leuca in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Otranto in August, you will find days in Santa Maria di Leuca are a bit cooler (34°C), and nights are about the same (27°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to drive to Gallipoli.

Things to do in Santa Maria di Leuca

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Gagliano del Capo
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Grotta del Soffio ©
Grotta del Soffio
Channel Ciolo ©
Channel Ciolo

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Gallipoli

Deriving its name from the Greek for "beautiful city," Gallipoli retains the charm of an old fishing port.
On the 29th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Baia Verde di Gallipoli, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Crystal Beach Gallipoli. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Iride Beach, kick back and relax at Spiaggia Padula Bianca, and then stroll through Lido La Bussola.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Gallipoli travel route builder.

Getting from Santa Maria di Leuca to Gallipoli by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Santa Maria di Leuca in August, expect nights in Gallipoli to be a bit cooler, around 24°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gallipoli

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Spiaggia Baia Verde di Gallipoli ©
Spiaggia Baia Verde di Gallipoli

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