29 days in Italy Itinerary

29 days in Italy Itinerary

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Naples
— 2 nights
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Ravello
— 2 nights
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Forio, Isola d'Ischia
— 2 nights
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Rome
— 4 nights
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Assisi
— 2 nights
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Florence
— 4 nights
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Pisa
— 1 night
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Ravenna
— 1 night
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Venice
— 3 nights
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Lampedusa
— 1 night
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Palermo, Sicily
— 5 nights

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 1st (Thu), steep yourself in history at Catacombe di San Gennaro, explore the ancient world of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, and then explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of House of Menander (Casa del Menandro), steep yourself in history at Villa dei Misteri, step into the grandiose world of Castel dell'Ovo, then learn about all things military at Galleria Borbonica, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Naples tour itinerary maker site.

Melbourne, Australia to Naples is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Naples is minus 9 hours. In September, Naples is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ravello.

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Catacombe di San Gennaro ©
Catacombe di San Gennaro
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano

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Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 3rd (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa dell'Annunziata, admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, and finally steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ravello road trip tool.

Getting from Naples to Ravello by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Ravello can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Forio.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

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Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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Forio, Isola d'Ischia

Forio ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): get the lay of the land with Ischia Guided Tours and then don't miss a visit to Castello Aragonese d'Ischia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: test the waters at Giardini Poseidon Terme, contemplate the long history of Sant'Angelo (Serrara Fontana), and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa del Soccorso.

To find out how to plan a trip to Forio, use our trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Ravello to Forio in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. October in Forio sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Rome.

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Historic Sites · Spas · Tours

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Castello Aragonese d'Ischia ©
Castello Aragonese d'Ischia
Sant'Angelo (Serrara Fontana) ©
Sant'Angelo (Serrara Fontana)
Giardini Poseidon Terme ©
Giardini Poseidon Terme

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano and Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli. Popular historic sites such as Colosseum and Piazza Navona are in your itinerary. Step out of Rome to go to Ostia Antica and see Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica, which is approximately 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cupola di San Pietro, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rome route planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Forio to Rome in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and flight. Traveling from Forio in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rome, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Assisi.

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

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Assisi

Assisi ©

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 11th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, and finally explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cripta di San Francesco.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Assisi trip planner.

Drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

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San Damiano ©
San Damiano
Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Historic Centre of San Gimignano and Abbazia di San Galgano. Get a sense of the local culture at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Siena (Battistero di San Giovanni & Duomo di Siena). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi, and see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Florence road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October in Florence, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano

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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 17th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Pieve di Santa Maria, admire the striking features of St Martin Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of San Frediano, enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa, then contemplate the long history of Baptistery of St. John, and finally stroll the grounds of Camposanto.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Pisa trip planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Pisa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Pisa sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ravenna.

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Basilica of San Frediano ©
Basilica of San Frediano
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Baptistery of St. John ©
Baptistery of St. John

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Ravenna

Ravenna ©

City of Mosaics

Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): make a trip to Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica San Vitale, take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero degli Ariani, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi).

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Ravenna trip planner.

You can drive from Pisa to Ravenna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Pisa in October: highs in Ravenna hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Venice.

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Basilica San Vitale ©
Basilica San Vitale
Battistero degli Ariani ©
Battistero degli Ariani
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe ©
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Scrovegni Chapel and Castello Estense. Get some cultural insight at Piazza San Marco and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari. Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Padua (Chiesa degli Eremitani, Orto Botanico di Padova, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), and contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice holiday app.

Traveling by car from Ravenna to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Venice sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari
Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco

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Lampedusa

Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then stroll through Cala Pulcino, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia dei Conigli.

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

Fly from Venice to Lampedusa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Venice in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Lampedusa: highs are around 29°C and lows about 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Spiaggia dei Conigli ©
Spiaggia dei Conigli
Cala Pulcino ©
Cala Pulcino

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Palermo, Sicily

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Get some historical perspective at Duomo di Monreale and Tempio di Segesta. Discover out-of-the-way places like Selinunte Archaeological Park and Teatro Greco di Segesta. Venture out of the city with trips to Cefalu (Rocca di Cefalu, Cefalu Coast, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, admire the striking features of Norman Palace, stroll the grounds of Catacombe dei Cappuccini, and make a trip to Cattedrale di Palermo.

To find out how to plan a trip to Palermo, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Lampedusa to Palermo in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature

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Duomo di Cefalu ©
Duomo di Cefalu
Duomo di Monreale ©
Duomo di Monreale
Selinunte Archaeological Park ©
Selinunte Archaeological Park

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