14 days in Italy Itinerary

14 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Naples
— 2 nights
2
Rome
— 3 nights
3
Florence
— 2 nights
4
Milan
— 1 night
5
Verona
— 1 night
6
Venice
— 3 nights

2
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Naples: Salerno (Tempio di Pomona, Chiesa di San Giorgio, &more) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Amalfi). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, steep yourself in history at Museo Cappella Sansevero, and make a trip to Via San Gregorio Armeno.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Naples day trip planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Naples is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Cape Town to Naples, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Cape Town, expect colder days and slightly colder nights in Naples, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Salerno, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Duomo di Salerno ©
Duomo di Salerno
Chiesa San Pietro a Corte ©
Chiesa San Pietro a Corte

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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, make a trip to Spanish Steps, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rome visit planner.

Getting from Naples to Rome by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Rome are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): contemplate the long history of L’importuno di Michelangelo, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, then make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Florence online journey planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums
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

1
night
Milan

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, see a show at La Casa Maledetta, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and finally browse the different shops at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Milan travel itinerary planner.

Take a train from Florence to Milan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in December, expect Milan to be little chillier, temps between 9°C and 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

1
night
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.
On the 30th (Mon), examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Procolo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, then wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Verona road trip tool.

Drive from Milan to Verona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December, daytime highs in Verona are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

3
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.
On the 31st (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and then admire the striking features of Doge's Palace. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to St Mark's Campanile, steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then don't miss a visit to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally steep yourself in history at Squero di San Trovaso.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Venice day trip app.

You can drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In December in Venice, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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