36 days in Italy Itinerary

36 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Trabzon
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Venice
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Florence
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Siena
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Assisi
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Rome
— 6 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
6
Salerno
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Positano
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Trabzon

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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Venice tour planner.

Trabzon, Turkey to Venice is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Trabzon in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Venice, with lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

5
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

5
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Explore Siena's surroundings by going to Fattoria di Montemaggio (in Radda in Chianti) and Fattoria Casa Sola (in Barberino Val d'Elsa). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, contemplate the long history of Castello delle Quattro Torri, browse the collection at Biblioteca Piccolomini, and get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico.

For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Siena online trip builder.

You can drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Siena sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Fattoria di Montemaggio, Fattoria Casa Sola
Highlights from your plan
Scuola di Cucina di Lella ©
Scuola di Cucina di Lella
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

5
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Assisi is known for historic sites, museums, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, and steep yourself in history at San Damiano.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Assisi visit planner.

Traveling by car from Siena to Assisi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Assisi, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
Highlights from your plan
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

6
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 Trevi Fountain, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, and explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

Getting from Assisi to Rome by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Salerno.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

5
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Salerno side-trips: Chalet de Mar (in Minori), Spiaggia di castiglione (in Castiglione) and Ravello (Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma & Le Ville di Ravello). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Marina Di Vietri, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa San Pietro Apostolo, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arciconfraternita della Santissima Annunziata e del Santissimo Rosario.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Salerno trip maker tool.

Traveling by train from Rome to Salerno takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Rome in September, Salerno is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Vietri sul Mare, Ravello, Cetara, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Chalet de Mar
Highlights from your plan
Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione

4
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.
Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Villa Rufolo, &more), Amalfi (Duomo di Sant'Andrea & Museo della Carta) and Atrani (Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena & Spiaggia di Atrani). Next up on the itinerary: get outside with Spiaggia della Gavitella, enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, stroll through Lido di Ravello, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Antichi Sapori d'Amalfi.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Positano trip planner.

Drive from Salerno to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and taxi. In September, daytime highs in Positano are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Positano

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Atrani, Chiesa di San Pancrazio Martire, Spiaggia della Gavitella
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Lido di Ravello ©
Lido di Ravello

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