15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
1
Naples
— 1 night
Drive
2
Ravello
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Siena
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Florence
— 2 nights
Train
6
Milan
— 1 night
Drive
7
Venice
— 2 nights
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Naples

— 1 night
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 25th (Sat), do a tasting at Bosco de Medici Winery, admire the landmark architecture of Villa dei Misteri, and then delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe di San Gennaro, admire the masterpieces at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, then see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Cappella Sansevero.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Naples trip itinerary maker tool.

Valletta, Malta to Naples is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from Valletta in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°C in Naples. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trip

Ravello

— 2 nights
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 27th (Mon), make a trip to Fiordo di Furore, kick back and relax at Fornillo, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Art & Craft Gallery. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then examine the collection at Museo della Carta, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally cruise along Amalfi Coast.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Ravello trip planner.

You can drive from Naples to Ravello in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Naples in September, Ravello is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

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: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, admire the striking features of Pantheon, delve into the distant past at Colosseum, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Rome trip planner.

Drive from Ravello to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ravello in September, Rome is little chillier at night with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Siena

— 3 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

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: San Gimignano (Podere La Marronaia- Sosta Alle Colonne & Guardastelle Vineyard). Next up on the itinerary: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di San Giovanni, and don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Siena trip builder app.

You can drive from Rome to Siena in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Siena, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Florence

— 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 5th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, and finally admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planner.

Traveling by car from Siena to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Florence are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Milan

— 1 night

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): browse the collection at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, then test your problem-solving skills at La Casa Maledetta, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Milan trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Milan: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife · Fun & Games

Venice

— 2 nights

City of Romance

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 8th (Fri), enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then browse the exhibits of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then visit Cannaregio, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Milan to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Venice are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.