11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 1 night
2
Paestum
— 1 night
3
Amalfi
— 2 nights
4
Rome
— 3 nights
5
Assisi
— 1 night
6
Florence
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
On the 11th (Tue), enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice visit planner.

London, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Venice. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in August, with highs in Venice at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Paestum.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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night
Paestum

Paestum ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): kick back and relax at Lido Mediterraneo Beach, kick back and relax at Lido Mec, then head outdoors with Lido Esercito, and finally delve into the distant past at Paestum Ruins.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Paestum journey maker website.

You can fly from Venice to Paestum in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Venice in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Paestum, with lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Amalfi.

Things to do in Paestum

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins

2
nights
Amalfi

Amalfi ©
Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 14th (Fri), head outdoors with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, take a memorable tour with Tours, then kick back and relax at Fornillo, and finally look for gifts at Art & Craft Gallery. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Duomo di Ravello, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then don't miss a visit to Vicoli, scale e archi, then examine the collection at Museo della Carta, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Amalfi trip builder website.

You can drive from Paestum to Amalfi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Amalfi sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Ravello, Positano, I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, Vicoli, scale e archi
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Boat Tours & Water Sports

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, and make a trip to Piazza Navona.

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Getting from Amalfi to Rome by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Amalfi in August, expect little chillier with lows of 24°C in Rome. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Vatican City, Tivoli
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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night
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di San Rufino, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then steep yourself in history at San Damiano, and finally make a trip to Eremo delle Carceri.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Assisi trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Rome to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Assisi, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri
San Damiano ©
San Damiano

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 20th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Palazzo Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Florence itinerary maker.

You can drive from Assisi to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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