16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 1 night
2
Venice
— 3 nights
3
Florence
— 2 nights
4
Rome
— 3 nights
5
Salerno
— 3 nights
6
Positano
— 3 nights

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.
Plan trip to Milan with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Madrid, Spain to Milan is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Madrid in July, you will find days in Milan are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Venice trip maker app.

Drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Venice are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Ratto della Sabina, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, thentake in the views from Ponte Vecchio, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thentake in the exciting artwork at Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri, thencontemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planning tool.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. July in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri ©
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Spanish Steps, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rome online sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Salerno.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Change things up with these side-trips from Salerno: Spiaggia di castiglione (in Castiglione), Tramonti (Valico di Chiunzi & Monte Finestra) and Ravello (Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale & Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, make a trip to Chiesa di San Giorgio, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Salerno trip tool.

Traveling by car from Rome to Salerno takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Salerno, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Ravello, Tramonti, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori
Highlights from your plan
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Speed Boats Tours

3
nights
Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Venture out of the city with trips to Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi) and Ravello (Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal, Duomo di Ravello, &more). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, head outdoors with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano.

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Getting from Salerno to Positano by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Salerno in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Positano. On the 16th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

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