43 days in Italy Itinerary

43 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 6 nights
2
Verona
— 6 nights
3
Florence
— 6 nights
4
Siena
— 8 nights
5
Naples
— 10 nights
6
Rome
— 6 nights

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.
Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Padua (Scoletta del Santo, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Venice road trip planning website.

Porto, Portugal to Venice is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Porto to Venice due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Padua
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

6
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.
Verona is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Arena di Verona, take a stroll through Quinzano, explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, and examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Verona journey app.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In May in Verona, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
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Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

6
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: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip builder site.

Traveling by train from Verona to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Florence are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours
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Food Tours
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

8
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Change things up with these side-trips from Siena: Assisi (Parrocchia Santa Maria Maggiore - Frati Cappuccini Assisi, Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, &more), Museo della Porziuncola (in Santa Maria degli Angeli) and Museo-Laboratorio di Tessitura a Mano Giuditta Brozzetti (in Perugia). The adventure continues: make a trip to Piazza del Campo, get lost in a book at Biblioteca Piccolomini, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, and deepen your understanding at Scuola di Cucina di Lella.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Siena road trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Siena are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Assisi, Guardastelle Vineyard, Museo-Laboratorio di Tessitura a Mano Giuditta Brozzetti
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Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo

10
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Venture out of the city with trips to Amalfi (Torre dello Ziro, Fontana Cap e Ciuccio, &more), Positano (MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano, Fornillo, &more) and Ravello (Duomo di Ravello, Villa Cimbrone Gardens, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, make a trip to Chiesa di San Giorgio, pause for some serene contemplation at Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena, and examine the collection at Museo Diocesano San Matteo di Salerno.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Naples trip app.

You can drive from Siena to Naples in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Salerno, Positano, Praiano
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

6
nights
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: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the striking features of Pantheon, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica.

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Getting from Naples to Rome by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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