11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy attractions planner
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Verona
— 1 day
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Venice
— 3 nights
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Rome
— 3 nights
Drive
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Saturnia
— 1 night
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Lucca
— 2 nights
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Milan
— 1 night
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Verona — 1 day

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): learn about winemaking at Cantina Il Pignetto, step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, admire the striking features of Casa di Giulietta, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti, then take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, and finally see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Verona journey website.

Venice to Verona is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Verona can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Venice.
Wineries · Historic Sites · Nightlife · Shopping
Side Trip

Venice — 3 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Padua (Centro Storico di Padova, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, pause for some photo ops at Punta della Dogana, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Venice online attractions planner.

Drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In November in Venice, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Rome.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Side Trip

Rome — 3 nights

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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, and delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome tour itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Venice to Rome in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Venice in November: highs in Rome hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Saturnia.
Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip

Saturnia — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): make a trip to Necropoli del Puntone and then take in the dramatic scenery at Cascate del Mulino.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Saturnia online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Rome to Saturnia takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In November, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Lucca.
Parks · Nature

Lucca — 2 nights

Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
On the 15th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Piazza dei Miracoli, then don't miss a visit to Leaning Tower of Pisa, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Pisa. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Michele in Foro, steep yourself in history at Le mura di Lucca, then examine the collection at Museo Aviotruppe Esercito Italiano, and finally admire the landmark architecture of St Martin Cathedral.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Lucca trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Saturnia to Lucca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. November in Lucca sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Milan.
Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip

Milan — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, then examine the collection at Civic Archaeological Museum, and finally browse the collection at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan trip itinerary site.

Drive from Lucca to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Lucca in November: highs in Milan hover around 15°C, while lows dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive back home.
Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.