25 days in Italy Itinerary

25 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Brisbane
Fly:  28 h
1
Venice
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Verona
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Florence
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Rome
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Positano
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Salerno
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  28 h
End: Brisbane

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony, Scrovegni Chapel, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Venice driving holiday planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Venice is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to Venice is minus 9 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Brisbane in August: high temperatures in Venice hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Padua
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
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.
Verona is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, make a trip to Torre dei Lamberti, see the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta, and delve into the distant past at Operaforte.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Verona road trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Verona by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. In August in Verona, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Tours Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Siena (Fondazione Accademia Musicale Chigiana, Piazza del Campo, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Verona to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Siena
Highlights from your plan
Scuola di Cucina di Lella ©
Scuola di Cucina di Lella
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rome road trip site.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

4
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Positano: Lido Capo di Conca (in Conca dei Marini), Atrani (Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena & Vicoli, scale e archi) and Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Spiaggia della Gavitella, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Marina di Praia Beach.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Positano trip planner.

You can drive from Rome to Positano in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, subway, and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Positano, with lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Salerno.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Atrani, Praiano, Lido Capo di Conca
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Vicoli, scale e archi ©
Vicoli, scale e archi
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Minori (Liquorificio Mansi Carlo & Chalet de Mar) and Spiaggia - Hotel Sole Splendid (in Maiori). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, get outside with Cilento, and look for gifts at Bossa.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Salerno road trip planner.

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 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors Transportation Tours

Side Trips

Minori, Vietri sul Mare, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Spiaggia - Hotel Sole Splendid
Highlights from your plan
Cilento ©
Cilento
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Spiaggia della Crestarella ©
Spiaggia della Crestarella

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