43 days in Italy Itinerary

43 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome
— 6 nights
2
Positano
— 6 nights
3
Assisi
— 6 nights
4
Florence
— 6 nights
5
Como
— 5 nights
6
Verona
— 6 nights
7
Venice
— 6 nights

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: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary app.

San Jose, Costa Rica to Rome is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from San Jose to Rome due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Jose in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

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

6
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Positano: Spiaggia Lannio (in Cetara), Pompeii Archaeological Park (in Pompeii) and Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Duomo di Ravello, &more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Fornillo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, choose your vessel at L'Uomo e il Mare, and stroll through Lido Capo di Conca.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Positano trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Rome to Positano by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Positano are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Spiaggia Lannio, Torre di Grado, Le Vigne di Raito, Lido Capo di Conca
Highlights from your plan
Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

6
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Assisi: Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria (in Perugia) and Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia (in Castelluccio di Norcia). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, stop by Art Leather, and contemplate the long history of San Damiano.

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You can drive from Positano to Assisi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, subway, and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Positano in July, plan for little chillier nights in Assisi, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia
Highlights from your plan
Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia ©
Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

6
nights
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 (Piazza del Campo & Duomo di Siena). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Florence journey maker app.

You can drive from Assisi to Florence in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In August in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Como.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Siena
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

5
nights
Como

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Explore Como's surroundings by going to Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar (in Griante), AC Boat (in Menaggio) and Milan (Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II & Duomo di Milano). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Villa del Balbianello, kick back and relax at Lido Villa Olmo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Onno, and get to know the fascinating history of Isola Comacina.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Como trip itinerary maker tool.

Take a train from Florence to Como in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August in Como, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Como

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tremezzina, Milan, Spiaggia di Onno, Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar, Spiaggia Tranquilla
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello

6
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Verona side-trips: La Barca di Salvo (in Sirmione), Acetaia Villa San Donnino (in Modena) and Gardaland Park (in Castelnuovo del Garda). There's still lots to do: see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, take in the views from Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), and delve into the distant past at Operaforte.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Verona trip builder website.

Drive from Como to Verona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Tours Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

La Barca di Salvo, Acetaia Villa San Donnino, Gardaland Park
Highlights from your plan
Acetaia Villa San Donnino ©
Acetaia Villa San Donnino
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
La Barca di Salvo ©
La Barca di Salvo

6
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, Orto Botanico di Padova, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planner.

Getting from Verona to Venice by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. In August, daytime highs in Venice are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours

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

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