16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Venice
— 2 nights
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Milan
— 1 night
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Brescia
— Few hours
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Verona
— 1 night
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Cinque Terre
— 3 nights
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Pisa
— Few hours
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Florence
— 1 night
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Lucca
— 1 night
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Siena
— 1 night
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Cortona
— 1 night
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Rome
— 3 nights

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Venice

Venice ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the activities along Canal Grande. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, then browse for treasures at Gioielleria Eredi Jovon, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally look for gifts at Oreficeria Boscolo Gioie.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Venice trip app.

Singapore, Singapore to Venice is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. In October, Venice is much colder than Singapore - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Side Trips

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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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Milan

Milan

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.
To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Milan trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Milan by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You'll set off for Brescia on the 12th (Mon).

Things to do in Milan

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Brescia

Brescia ©

Lioness of Italy

As the second largest city in Lombardy after Milan, Brescia has served as an important hub of commerce and culture since pre-Roman times.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): revel in the low prices at Franciacorta Outlet Village, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo Vecchio di Brescia, and then step into the grandiose world of Brescia Castle.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Brescia itinerary maker website.

Traveling by train from Milan to Brescia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. October in Brescia sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Brescia

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Brescia Castle ©
Brescia Castle
Duomo Vecchio di Brescia ©
Duomo Vecchio di Brescia
Franciacorta Outlet Village ©
Franciacorta Outlet Village

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Verona

Verona ©

City of Romeo and Juliet

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Verona holiday planner.

Drive from Brescia to Verona in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Verona can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Verona

Highlights from your plan
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

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Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Visiting Enjoy Cinqueterre Boat Tours and Cinque Terre Trails will get you outdoors. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Museo di Palazzo Reale and Palazzi dei Rolli. Explore Cinque Terre's surroundings by going to Genoa (Boccadasse, Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, &more) and Sestri Levante (Basilica di Santa Maria di Nazareth & Baia del Silenzio). There's more to do: take a stroll around Vernazza and trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Cinque Terre day trip planning website.

You can drive from Verona to Cinque Terre in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October in Cinque Terre, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Pisa.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

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Enjoy Cinqueterre Boat Tours ©
Enjoy Cinqueterre Boat Tours
Baia del Silenzio ©
Baia del Silenzio
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza

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Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): stroll the grounds of Camposanto, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Knights’ Square, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Pisa vacation builder site.

You can take a train from Cinque Terre to Pisa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

Highlights from your plan
Knights’ Square ©
Knights’ Square
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa

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Florence

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 16th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

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

You can drive from Pisa to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car to Lucca.

Things to do in Florence

Highlights from your plan
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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Lucca

Lucca ©

City of a Hundred Churches

Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of San Frediano, steep yourself in history at Le mura di Lucca, then explore the galleries of Fondazione Centro Studi sull Arte Licia e Carlo Ludovico Ragghianti, then contemplate the long history of St Martin Cathedral, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of San Michele in Foro.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Lucca trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Florence to Lucca in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Lucca sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Siena.

Things to do in Lucca

Highlights from your plan
San Michele in Foro ©
San Michele in Foro
Le mura di Lucca ©
Le mura di Lucca
St Martin Cathedral ©
St Martin Cathedral

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Siena

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the exciting artwork at Bianco e Nero di Sonia Staccioli , take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di San Giovanni, then step into the grandiose world of Castello di Monteriggioni, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Siena online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lucca to Siena takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Siena are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cortona.

Things to do in Siena

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Battistero di San Giovanni ©
Battistero di San Giovanni

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Cortona

Cortona ©

City of Art

The hilltop town of Cortona gained international attention as the subject of the 2003 film "Under the Tuscan Sun." With the Chiana Valley and Lake Trasimeno as its backdrop, Cortona is one of Tuscany's hotspots for art and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of MAEC - Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca, look for gifts at Silvia Taccola Vanni - Laboratorio Stilistico, make a trip to Piazza della Repubblica, see the interesting displays at Museo Diocesano, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Margherita, Cortona, and finally make a trip to Eremo Le Celle.

Planning Cortona trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from Siena to Cortona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Cortona

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Eremo Le Celle ©
Eremo Le Celle
Museo Diocesano ©
Museo Diocesano
MAEC - Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca ©
MAEC - Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca

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Rome

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Escape the urban bustle at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus and Parco Natura e Fattoria Didattica Voloalto. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, and view the masterpieces at Trevimage.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome day trip planning app.

Drive from Cortona to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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