17 days in Italy Itinerary

17 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 3 nights
2
Rome
— 4 nights
3
Vatican City
— 3 nights
4
Bari
— 1 night
5
Palermo
— 2 nights
6
Syracuse
— 2 nights


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3
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Museo Egizio (in Turin) and Verona (Arena di Verona, Museo di Castelvecchio, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore, and admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Milan trip planner.

Tbilisi, Georgia to Milan is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Georgia Standard Time (GET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 3 hours. In December, daytime highs in Milan are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Verona, Museo Egizio
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe

4
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 Colosseum, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rome trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Milan to Rome in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Milan in December, you will find days in Rome are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Vatican City.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

3
nights
Vatican City

Vatican City ©
Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
Vatican City is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, explore the different monuments and memorials at Vatican Necropolis, pause for some photo ops at La Pieta, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cappella Redemptoris Mater.

To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Vatican City road trip planning tool.

Vatican City is just a short distance from Rome. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bari.

Things to do in Vatican City

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
La Pieta ©
La Pieta

1
night
Bari

Bari ©
Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Statua di San Nicola, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica San Nicola, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale Maria SS. Assunta, and finally see the interesting displays at Piccolo Museo didattico del cinema.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bari trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Vatican City to Bari in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Bari are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Bari

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Cattedrale Maria SS. Assunta
Highlights from your plan
Cattedrale Maria SS. Assunta ©
Cattedrale Maria SS. Assunta
Basilica San Nicola ©
Basilica San Nicola
Piccolo Museo didattico del cinema ©
Piccolo Museo didattico del cinema

2
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Palermo, thensteep yourself in history at Norman Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Inferiore della Cappella Palatina. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Museo dell'Acciuga, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of San Cataldo, thenadmire the striking features of Palazzo Conte Federico, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo archeologico regionale "Antonino Salinas" Polo regionale di Palermo per i Parchi e i Musei Archeologici.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Palermo trip itinerary site.

Getting from Bari to Palermo by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Syracuse.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

Museo dell'Acciuga
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo Conte Federico ©
Palazzo Conte Federico
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace

2
nights
Syracuse

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi, head off the coast to Ortigia, and then delve into the distant past at Parco Archeologico della Neapolis.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Syracuse visit planner.

Drive from Palermo to Syracuse in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Syracuse

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Mulino ad Acqua - Museo Cavallo d'Ispica
Highlights from your plan
Ortigia ©
Ortigia
Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi ©
Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi
Parco Archeologico della Neapolis ©
Parco Archeologico della Neapolis

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