16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Rome
— 1 night
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Florence
— 3 nights
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Venice
— 4 nights
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Milan
— 1 night
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Turin
— 6 nights
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Rome
— Few hours

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 16th (Fri), make a trip to Spanish Steps, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary planner.

Lisbon, Portugal to Rome is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona

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nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Siena (Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana, Duomo di Siena, &more), Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, hunt for treasures at Mercato Centrale, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Florence itinerary builder site.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Siena, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Castello del Trebbio
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Castello del Trebbio ©
Castello del Trebbio
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Verona (Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, Torre dei Lamberti, &more) and Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Quartiere dell'Antico Ghetto Ebraico di Padova). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Venice trip planner.

Drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for little chillier days in Venice, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Verona, Padua
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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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.
On the 25th (Sun), admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Milan road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Venice to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Milan are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can take a train to Turin.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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Turin

Turin
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Explore Turin's surroundings by going to Travel Langhe Wine Tours (in Neive), Reggia di Venaria Reale (in Venaria Reale) and Langhe landscapes UNESCO (in Alba). There's still lots to do: soar above the sights with In Balloon Exclusive Flights, examine the collection at Civic Museum of Ancient Art (Palazzo Madama), learn about winemaking at Cantina Francesco Borgogno, and don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Turin trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Milan to Turin in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Milan in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Turin, with highs around 17°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Barolo, Travel Langhe Wine Tours, Belvedere di La Morra, Basilica of Superga, Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli
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Langhe landscapes UNESCO
Langhe landscapes UNESCO
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Travel Langhe  Wine Tours ©
Travel Langhe Wine Tours

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Rome

Rome
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere and then admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip site.

You can fly from Turin to Rome in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Turin in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Rome, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican Museums
Highlights from your plan
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Santa Maria in Trastevere ©
Santa Maria in Trastevere

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