57 days in Italy Itinerary

57 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Ankara
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Rome
— 8 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Orvieto
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Assisi
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h
4
Siena
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Florence
— 9 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
6
Verona
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Venice
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
8
Palermo, Sicily
— 4 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
9
Ragusa, Sicily
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h
10
Ravello
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
11
Naples
— 8 nights
Train + Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Ankara

8
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Santa Maria in Trastevere and Altare Della Patria. Head to Via Condotti and Arkeos Shopfor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo, have fun and explore at Welcome to Rome, contemplate the long history of Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Campidoglio.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rome road trip planning website.

Ankara, Turkey to Rome is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Ankara to Rome. When traveling from Ankara in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Orvieto.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls ©
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls

2
nights
Orvieto

Orvieto ©
The striking town of Orvieto, perched on a volcanic cliff overlooking the Umbrian countryside, is known as the Green Heart of Italy.
On the 11th (Sat), admire the striking features of Duomo di Orvieto, thensee the interesting displays at Museo dell'Opera del Duomo, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Abbey of Saints Severus and Martyrius, and finally do a tasting at Cantine Neri. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Lavanda del Lago, appreciate the extensive heritage of Rocca Albornoziana, thencontemplate the long history of Pozzo di San Patrizio, thensee the interesting displays at Museo Delle Maioliche Medievali e Rinascimentali Orvietane, and finally do a tasting at Custodi Winery.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Orvieto trip builder website.

Take a train from Rome to Orvieto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Orvieto, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Orvieto

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Orvieto ©
Duomo di Orvieto
Pozzo di San Patrizio ©
Pozzo di San Patrizio
Rocca Albornoziana ©
Rocca Albornoziana

3
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 13th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Nuova, thencontemplate the long history of Eremo delle Carceri, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica di Santa Chiara, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cripta di San Francesco. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Santo Stefano, thendelve into the distant past at Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico di Assisi.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Assisi day trip tool.

Drive from Orvieto to Assisi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April in Assisi, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
Highlights from your plan
Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola
Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara

4
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico and Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana. Get a sense of the local culture at Centro Storico di Siena and Duomo di Siena. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Battistero di San Giovanni, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sinagoga di Siena, admire the striking features of Santa Maria del Carmine (San Niccolo al Carmine), and do a tasting at Azienda Agricola La Lastra.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Siena vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. April in Siena sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Museums Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico ©
Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico
Battistero di San Giovanni ©
Battistero di San Giovanni
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

9
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Appreciate the collections at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Head to M.G. Design and Limbo Art Galleryfor some retail therapy. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence journey builder site.

Drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza Bra and Museo di Castelvecchio. Museum-lovers will appreciate Casa di Giulietta and AMO - Arena Museo Opera. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Verona's Cathedral (Duomo), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, take in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti, and snap pictures at Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio).

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Verona travel planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Verona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Verona can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio
Basilica di Santa Anastasia ©
Basilica di Santa Anastasia
Piazzale Castel San Pietro ©
Piazzale Castel San Pietro

7
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Centro Storico di Venezia and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari. Get some historical perspective at Piazza San Marco and Scuola Grande di San Rocco. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Ca' Rezzonico, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, steep yourself in history at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and stop by Dorsoduro.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In May, daytime highs in Venice are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©

4
nights
Palermo, Sicily

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio and Nobile e Monumentale Chiesa dell'Immacolata Concezione al Capo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Chiesa Inferiore della Cappella Palatina and Spiaggia di Mondello. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Palermo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Oratorio del Rosario di San Domenico, appreciate the extensive heritage of Oratorio dell'Immacolatella, and examine the collection at Palazzo Asmundo Museum.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Palermo day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Palermo takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Ragusa.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio ©
Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Spiaggia di Mondello ©
Spiaggia di Mondello

2
nights
Ragusa, Sicily

Ragusa ©
Once a flourishing ancient city, Ragusa was rebuilt after a devastating earthquake in 1693.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ragusa Ibla and Chiesa di San Giacomo Apostolo. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Duomo San Giorgio and Planeta Dorilli Winery. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di San Giovanni Battista, tour the pleasant surroundings at Donnalucata, relax in the rural setting at Agriturismo La Masseria, and get a taste of the local shopping with Sudestasi Contemporanea.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ragusa trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Palermo to Ragusa in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Ragusa are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Ragusa

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Ragusa Ibla ©
Ragusa Ibla
Duomo San Giorgio ©
Duomo San Giorgio
Chiesa di Santa Maria dell'Itria ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria dell'Itria

3
nights
Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Head to Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela and Ceramiche D'Arte Pascalfor plenty of shopping. Do some cultural sightseeing at Villa Cimbrone Gardens and San Giovanni del Toro. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Villa Rufolo, get great views at Belvedere Principessa di Piemonte, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, and pause for some serene contemplation at Convento Frati Minori Conventuali S.Francesco.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ravello online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Ragusa to Ravello takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Ragusa in May, expect nights in Ravello to be a bit warmer, around 21°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

8
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Discover out-of-the-way places like Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli and Cloister of Santa Chiara. Popular historic sites such as Galleria Borbonica and Catacombe di San Gaudioso are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Lungomare Caracciolo, delve into the distant past at The Neapolis Buried, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and explore the world behind art at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Naples online day trip planner.

Drive from Ravello to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Ravello in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Naples, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica
Catacombe di San Gennaro ©
Catacombe di San Gennaro

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