49 days in Italy Itinerary

49 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Belgrade
Hitchhike:  5 h 30 min
1
Trieste
— 2 nights
Hitchhike:  2 h
2
Venice
— 4 nights
Hitchhike:  1 h 30 min
3
Verona
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Crema
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Milan
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Genoa
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Pisa
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
8
Florence
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
9
Siena
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
10
Rome
— 7 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
11
Ravenna
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
12
Bologna
— 4 nights
Train bus:  6 h 30 min
End: Belgrade

2
nights
Trieste

Trieste ©
Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Palazzo Modello, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo del Lloyd Triestino (oggi della Giunta Regionale), pause for some photo ops at Le Ragazze di Trieste, thenexamine the collection at Museo Joyce, thensee the interesting displays at Museo della Cantieristica, and finally stroll the grounds of Osterreichisch-Ungarischer Kriegerfriedhof. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant’Andrea a Gris, get engrossed in the history at Mulin dal Flec, o dal Ross, thenexplore the ancient world of Castello di Arcano (Rive d'Arcano), thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grotta di San Giovanni d'Antro, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Trieste attractions planner.

Belgrade, Serbia to Trieste is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or fly. Traveling from Belgrade in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 24°C in Trieste. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Venice.

Things to do in Trieste

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Museo della Cantieristica, Osterreichisch-Ungarischer Kriegerfriedhof, Chiesa dei Pagani, Il Battistero di Grado, Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio
Highlights from your plan
Il Battistero di Grado ©
Il Battistero di Grado
Castello di Arcano (Rive d'Arcano) ©
Castello di Arcano (Rive d'Arcano)
Chiesa di Sant’Andrea a Gris
Chiesa di Sant’Andrea a Gris

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.
Appreciate the collections at Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna and Villa Contarini. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta e Chiesa di Santa Fosca and Chiesa dei Santi Geremia e Lucia. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dei Miracoli, get to know the fascinating history of Via Garibaldi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Zaccaria, and don't miss a visit to Church of San Pantalon.

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Getting from Trieste to Venice by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In July in Venice, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Villa Contarini, Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta e Chiesa di Santa Fosca
Highlights from your plan
Villa Contarini ©
Villa Contarini
Palazzo Mocenigo ©
Palazzo Mocenigo

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.
Get some historical perspective at Arche Scaligere and San Fermo Maggiore, Verona. You'll explore and learn at Torre di San Martino della Battaglia and Museo Conte. Change things up with a short trip to Rocca di Solferino in Solferino (about 44 minutes away). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at I Portoni della Bra, make a trip to Santuario Madonna di Lourdes, explore the ancient world of Area archeologica nella cantina del Ristorante Dodici Apostoli, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria Antica.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Verona day trip tool.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In July in Verona, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Crema.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Torre di San Martino della Battaglia , Rocca di Solferino, Mura di Lazise
Highlights from your plan
Rocca di Solferino ©
Rocca di Solferino
San Fermo Maggiore, Verona ©
San Fermo Maggiore, Verona
Torre di San Martino della Battaglia	©
Torre di San Martino della Battaglia

3
nights
Crema

Crema ©
Crema is a city and comune in the province of Cremona, in the region of Lombardy in northern Italy. Step off the beaten path and head to Castello Morando Bolognini and Centro Storico di Crema. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica di San Bassiano and Museo Civico di Crema e del Cremasco. Explore Crema's surroundings by going to Chiesa di San Sisto (in Piacenza) and Cremona (Chiesa Cattolica Parrocchiale S. Agata, Chiesa di Sant'Agostino, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Oratorio Santa Maria della Stella, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo del Comune, and make a trip to Chiesa della Santissima Trinita'.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Crema tour builder tool.

You can drive from Verona to Crema in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Crema

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Cremona, Castello Morando Bolognini, Chiesa di San Sisto, Basilica di San Bassiano
Highlights from your plan
Basilica di San Bassiano ©
Basilica di San Bassiano
Castello Morando Bolognini ©
Castello Morando Bolognini
Chiesa di Sant'Egidio e Sant'Omobono ©
Chiesa di Sant'Egidio e Sant'Omobono

5
nights
Milan

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Armani Silos and Madonna del Ghisallo. Explore hidden gems such as Chiesa di San Cristoforo sul Naviglio and Basilica di San Fedele. Venture out of the city with trips to Basilica di San Giacomo (in Bellagio), Basilica di San Vincenzo in Galliano (in Cantu) and Basilica di Sant'Abbondio (in Como). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Alessandro in Zebedia, contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Apostoli e Nazzaro Maggiore, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia di Chiaravalle.

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Traveling by car from Crema to Milan takes 1.5 hours. In July in Milan, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Genoa.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Como, Basilica di San Giacomo, Madonna del Ghisallo, Basilica di San Vincenzo in Galliano, Santuary of Our Lady of Miracles
Highlights from your plan
Madonna del Ghisallo ©
Madonna del Ghisallo
Abbazia di Chiaravalle ©
Abbazia di Chiaravalle
Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa ©
Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa

3
nights
Genoa

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
You'll explore and learn at Museo Diocesano Chiostro dei Canonici di San Lorenzo and Cine Ciak - Museo Internazionale del Cinema. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at San Pietro in Banchi and Santuario della Madonna della Guardia. Step out of Genoa to go to Camogli and see Basilica DI Santa Maria Assunta, which is approximately 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Via Macelli di Soziglia, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Antonio di Boccadasse, see the interesting displays at Palazzo Doria Tursi, and contemplate the long history of Abbazia di San Siro di Struppa.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Genoa itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Milan to Genoa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Milan in July since evenings lows in Genoa dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Santuario della Madonna della Guardia, Basilica DI Santa Maria Assunta
Highlights from your plan
San Pietro in Banchi ©
San Pietro in Banchi
Basilica DI Santa Maria Assunta ©
Basilica DI Santa Maria Assunta

4
nights
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bagno Grazia and La Tintarelleria. Museum-lovers will appreciate National Museum of Saint Mathew and Museo delle Sinopie. Change things up with these side-trips from Pisa: Duomo di Pietrasanta (in Pietrasanta), Castello dei Vicari (in Lari) and Rocca di Vicopisano (del Brunelleschi) (in Vicopisano). The adventure continues: get outside with Bagno Brunella e Ada Beach, admire the striking features of Palazzo della Carovana, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santo Stefano dei Cavalieri, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria.

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

Drive from Genoa to Pisa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Genoa in July since evenings lows in Pisa dip to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

Outdoors Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Duomo di Pietrasanta, Castello dei Vicari, Bagno Brunella e Ada Beach, Bagno Grazia, Rocca di Vicopisano (del Brunelleschi)
Highlights from your plan
Castello dei Vicari ©
Castello dei Vicari
Duomo di Pietrasanta ©
Duomo di Pietrasanta
Chiesa di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria ©
Chiesa di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria

5
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get a sense of the local culture at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele and Museo degli Innocenti. Explore hidden gems such as Corridoio Vasariano and Sinagoga di Firenze e Museo ebraico. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Castello di Montefioralle (in Greve in Chianti), Cimitero Militare Germanico (in Firenzuola) and Cathedral of Saint Zeno (in Pistoia). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastero Camaldoli, stroll through Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno, see the interesting displays at Stibbert Museum, and get advice or help at Accademia di Belle Arti.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Pisa to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Camaldoli, Castello di Montefioralle, Abbazia Di Vallombrosa, Cimitero Militare Germanico, Cathedral of Saint Zeno
Highlights from your plan
Church and Museum of Orsanmichele ©
Church and Museum of Orsanmichele
Cimitero Militare Germanico ©
Cimitero Militare Germanico
Eremo di Camaldoli ©
Eremo di Camaldoli

4
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Explore hidden gems such as Rocca of Montestaffoli and Church of Sant'Agostino. Your inner history buff will appreciate Palazzo Chigi Saracini and Torre e Casa Campatelli. Get out of town with these interesting Siena side-trips: Perugia (Pozzo Etrusco, House Museum Palazzo Sorbello, &more), Parco Sculture Del Chianti (in Pievasciata) and Chiesa San Francesco (in Cortona). There's lots more to do: look for gifts at Siena Tartufi (truffle hunting), take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Pietro alla Magione Church, steep yourself in history at Archeological Museum and Tomb of Hell's Quadriga, and admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Salimbeni.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Siena trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Siena can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Perugia, San Gimignano, Parco Sculture Del Chianti, Archeological Museum and Tomb of Hell's Quadriga, Chiesa San Francesco
Highlights from your plan
Rocca of Montestaffoli ©
Rocca of Montestaffoli
Studio Moretti Caselli ©
Studio Moretti Caselli
Parco Sculture Del Chianti ©
Parco Sculture Del Chianti

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nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Step off the beaten path and head to Piazza del Campidoglio and Mercati di Traiano - Museo dei Fori Imperiali. Get outdoors at V Lounge Beach Club and Stabilimento Balneare le Palme. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rome: Musei del Castello di Alviano (in Alviano) and Montefiascone (Rocca dei Papi, Cattedrale di Santa Margherita, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Forum of Augustus, steep yourself in history at Villa Farnesina, examine the collection at VIGAMUS - The Video Game Museum of Rome, and get a sense of history and politics at Quirinale Palace (Palazzo del Quirinale).

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Rome day trip planner.

You can drive from Siena to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Rome are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ravenna.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Montefiascone, Musei del Castello di Alviano
Highlights from your plan
Mercati di Traiano - Museo dei Fori Imperiali ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo
Chiesa di San Flaviano ©
Chiesa di San Flaviano

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nights
Ravenna

Ravenna ©
Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Basilica di San Giovanni Evangelista and Bagni Bologna, Bolognino & AngoloB. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica di Santa Maria in Porto and Rocca Brancaleone. Step out of Ravenna with an excursion to Korasol - Bagno 24 in Lido di Classe--about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Mar - Museo d'Arte della citta di Ravenna, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Sant'Agata Maggiore, see the interesting displays at Tamo Museo del Mosaico, and kick back and relax at Baloo Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ravenna trip planner.

You can drive from Rome to Ravenna in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In August in Ravenna, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Bologna.

Things to do in Ravenna

Beaches Parks Museums

Side Trip

Korasol - Bagno 24
Highlights from your plan
Korasol - Bagno 24 ©
Korasol - Bagno 24
Basilica di San Giovanni Evangelista ©
Basilica di San Giovanni Evangelista
Mar - Museo d'Arte della citta di Ravenna ©
Mar - Museo d'Arte della citta di Ravenna

4
nights
Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Do some cultural sightseeing at La Macchina del Tempo and International museum and library of music. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Piazza Santo Stefano and Borgo La Scola. Change things up with these side-trips from Bologna: Grotte di Labante (in Castel d'Aiano), Museo MAGI '900 - museo delle eccellenze artistiche e storiche (in Pieve di Cento) and Parco Regionale Abbazia di Monteveglio (in Monteveglio). And it doesn't end there: learn something new at Academya Lingue, see the interesting displays at Museo Storico Del Soldatino, explore the world behind art at Palazzo Pepoli Campogrande - Pinacoteca di Bologna, and get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo della Mercanzia.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Bologna trip itinerary app.

Drive from Ravenna to Bologna in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bologna

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Grotte di Labante, Museo MAGI '900 - museo delle eccellenze artistiche e storiche, Parco Regionale Abbazia di Monteveglio, Borgo La Scola
Highlights from your plan
La Macchina del Tempo ©
La Macchina del Tempo
Piazza Santo Stefano ©
Piazza Santo Stefano
International museum and library of music ©
International museum and library of music

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