22 days in Italy Itinerary

22 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 3 nights
2
Verona
— 2 nights
3
Milan
— 2 nights
4
Florence
— 3 nights
5
Assisi
— 1 night
6
Positano
— 3 nights
7
Salerno
— 2 nights
8
Rome
— 4 nights

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: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, contemplate the long history of Doge's Palace, and enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Venice online tour planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Venice is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Venice is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in July, expect Venice to be much hotter, temps between 36°C and 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

2
nights
Verona

Verona ©
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.
On the 13th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, admire the landmark architecture of Arche Scaligere, then browse the exhibits of Casa di Giulietta, then make a trip to Torre dei Lamberti, and finally take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Piazza Bra, then snap pictures at Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), and then admire the sheer force of Parco Naturalistico delle Cascate-Family.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Verona trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco, then stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, and then get outside with Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo.

For ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Milan itinerary maker.

You can drive from Verona to Milan in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Food Tours

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Bagno Maurizio (in Viareggio). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. July in Florence sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Leaning Tower of Pisa, Bagno Maurizio
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

1
night
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 20th (Tue), learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, and finally steep yourself in history at Eremo delle Carceri.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Assisi trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daytime highs in Assisi are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Positano.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Positano: Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Villa Rufolo, &more) and Amalfi (Amalfi Car Service & Duomo di Sant'Andrea). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Fornillo, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, and ponder the design of Fontana sant'Andrea.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Positano holiday planner.

Drive from Assisi to Positano in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, subway, and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Assisi in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 26°C in Positano. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Salerno.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Amalfi Car Service ©
Amalfi Car Service
Boat Tours & Water Sports

2
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.
On the 24th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Arciconfraternita della Santissima Annunziata e del Santissimo Rosario, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori, and then steep yourself in history at Pompeii Archaeological Park. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Castello di Arechi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Parrocchia Ss. Annunziata, then explore the ancient world of Paestum Ruins, and finally get outside with Lido Esercito.

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Traveling by car from Positano to Salerno takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Salerno

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Paestum, Vietri sul Mare, Pompeii Archaeological Park
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Castello di Arechi ©
Castello di Arechi

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, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, and make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Rome road trip planning site.

Drive from Salerno to Rome in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Salerno in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Rome, with lows of 24°C. On the 29th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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