21 days in Italy Itinerary

21 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brisbane
Fly + Train:  25 h
1
Naples
— 3 nights
Subway + Taxi:  1 h 30 min
2
Amalfi
— 3 nights
+2
Taxi + Subway + Train:  3 h
3
Rome
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Florence
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Milan
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 30 min
6
Venice
— 4 nights
Fly:  26 h
End: Brisbane

3
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Kids will appreciate attractions like Museo delle Arti Sanitarie and Parco Acheologico di Ercolano. Explore Naples' surroundings by going to Villa Guariglia (in Raito), Vietri sul Mare (Museo provinciale della Ceramica & Sol’Art Ceramiche) and Salerno (Escape Room Intrappola.TO - Salerno, Chiesa di Sant'Agostino, &more). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Miglio Sacro, examine the collection at Ospedale delle Bambole, pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister of Santa Chiara, and engage your brain at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti.

To see ratings and more tourist information, read our Naples tour planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Naples is an approximately 27- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Brisbane in March, things will get much colder in Naples: highs are around 19°C and lows about 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Amalfi.

Things to do in Naples

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Salerno, Vietri sul Mare, Francesco (Frank) Carpegna - Walking with the Gods, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Highlights from your plan
Escape Room Intrappola.TO - Salerno ©
Escape Room Intrappola.TO - Salerno
ASD Verde e Sport Salerno ©
ASD Verde e Sport Salerno

3
nights
Amalfi

Amalfi ©
Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Bring the kids along to Fornillo and Spiaggia di castiglione. Change things up with these side-trips from Amalfi: Grotte di Suppraiano (in Praiano) and Monte Finestra (in Tramonti). Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Maestra dei Villaggi Road, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Saint Trofimena, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Amalfi trip maker tool.

Do a combination of subway and taxi from Naples to Amalfi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Naples in March, plan for a bit warmer nights in Amalfi, with lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Positano, Minori, Grotte di Suppraiano, Monte Finestra, Spiaggia di castiglione
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Fishing Charters & Tours

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.
Bring the kids along to Colosseum and Welcome to Rome. Next up on the itinerary: admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, don't miss a visit to Roman Forum, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

For ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rome sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by combination of taxi, subway, and train from Amalfi to Rome takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Amalfi in March, Rome is little chillier at night with lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Campanile di Giotto. When in Florence, make a side trip to see Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, approximately Pisa away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, contemplate the long history of Palazzo Vecchio, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce.

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

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. April in Florence sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto
The Boboli Gardens ©
The Boboli Gardens

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then contemplate the long history of Castello Sforzesco.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Milan day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Milan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Milan are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Venice.

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

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Canal Grande and Ponte di Rialto. Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua) and Verona (Arena di Verona & Museo di Castelvecchio). There's still lots to do: explore the galleries of Doge's Palace, don't miss a visit to St Mark's Campanile, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Venice itinerary builder app.

You can take a train from Milan to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. On the 12th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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