43 days in Italy, Croatia & Tirana Itinerary

43 days in Italy, Croatia & Tirana Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 12 nights
2
Porec, Croatia
— 9 nights
3
Venice, Italy
— 9 nights
4
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 8 nights
5
Tirana, Albania
— 4 nights


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12
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get some cultural insight at Colosseum and Pantheon. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rome: Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and take an in-depth tour of Musei Capitolini.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome online holiday maker.

Marmaris, Turkey to Rome is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Marmaris to Rome, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Porec.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vatican City, Tivoli
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

9
nights
Porec, Croatia

Porec ©
With a scenic location along the Adriatic Sea and a basilica listed as a World Heritage Site, the ancient town of Porec represents the most visited tourist destination in Croatia.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Amphitheatre de Pula and Temple Of Augustus. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porec: Sveti Petar U Sumi (in Sveti Petar u Sumi), Bale (Castle of Soardo-Bembo & Iglesia Del Espiritu Santo) and Rovinj (Main Street, Atelier Sottomuro, &more). There's much more to do: relax in the rural setting at Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, learn about winemaking at Benvenuti Winery, examine the collection at Museum Olei Histriae, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Euphrasius Basilica.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Porec trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Rome to Porec in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and shuttle; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Porec

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

Rovinj, Brijuni National Park, Pula, Visnjan, Vodnjan
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Kastrum ©
Kastrum
Amphitheatre de Pula ©
Amphitheatre de Pula
Old Town ©
Old Town

9
nights
Venice, Italy

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.
Doge's Palace and Basilica di San Marco are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Padua (Scrovegni Chapel, Chiesa degli Eremitani, &more). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Correr.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Venice road trip site.

Traveling by car from Porec to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Padua
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

8
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Dubrovnik City Walls and War Photo Limited are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dubrovnik: Ston (Ston Old Town, Marlais Winery, &more) and Cavtat (Footpath Cavtat - Radovcici & Cavtat Old Town). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Old Town, get engrossed in the history at Rector's Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and head off the coast to Lokrum Island.

Planning Dubrovnik trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can fly from Venice to Dubrovnik in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Dubrovnik, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Tirana.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Ston, Cavtat
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Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town

4
nights
Tirana, Albania

Tirana ©
Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
Muzeu Historik Kombetar and Bektashi World Center are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Tirana's surroundings by going to Kruja Castle (in Kruje) and Shengjin Beach (in Shengjin). On the 11th (Tue), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Dajti. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Skanderbeg Square, walk around Grand Park (Parku i Madh), appreciate the history behind Fan Noli statue, and see where the action happens at Qemal Stafa Stadium.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Tirana online day trip planner.

Getting from Dubrovnik to Tirana by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Dubrovnik in June: highs in Tirana hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tirana

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Kruja Castle, Dajti, Shengjin Beach
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Dajti ©
Dajti
Muzeu Historik Kombetar ©
Muzeu Historik Kombetar
Kruja Castle ©
Kruja Castle

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