30 days in Italy Itinerary

30 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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Rome
— 4 nights
Train
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Florence
— 4 nights
Train
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Turin
— 4 nights
Fly to Naples, Ferry to Capri
4
Capri, Island of Capri
— 2 nights
Ferry to Ischia, Taxi to Forio
5
Forio, Isola d'Ischia
— 2 nights
Ferry to Municipio, Fly to Taormina
6
Taormina, Sicily
— 4 nights
Drive
7
Agrigento, Sicily
— 3 nights
Drive
8
Trapani, Sicily
— 2 nights
Ferry
9
Isola di Favignana
— 3 nights
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Rome — 4 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rome: Villa d'Este (in Tivoli) and Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica (in Ostia Antica). There's lots more to do: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, pause for some serene contemplation at Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls, make a trip to Piazza del Popolo, and appreciate the history behind La Pieta.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rome day trip tool.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Rome is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 4 hours. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in April, you will find days in Rome are little chillier (69°F), and nights are colder (49°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Florence.
Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Parks
Side Trips

Florence — 4 nights

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: Pisa (Battistero di San Giovanni & Duomo di Pisa) and Siena (Torre del Mangia & Biblioteca Piccolomini). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Perseus Statue, don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John, get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence holiday planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Turin.
Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries
Side Trips

Turin — 4 nights

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Explore Turin's surroundings by going to Sacra di San Michele (in Sant'Ambrogio di Torino) and Reggia Di Reale (in Venaria Reale). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Piazza Vittorio Veneto, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, examine the collection at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, and take in nature's colorful creations at Parco del Valentino.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Turin road trip planning website.

You can take a train from Florence to Turin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Florence in April: highs in Turin hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Capri.
Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Fun & Games
Side Trips

Capri, Island of Capri — 2 nights

The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
On the 30th (Sat), Head underground at Blue Grotto, take in panoramic vistas at Belvedere di Migliara, stroll through Giardini di Augusto, then explore the striking landscape at I Faraglioni, and finally stop by Eco Capri. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Villa San Michele, take in the awesome beauty at Monte Solaro, then don't miss a visit to Belvedere Cannone, and finally take a memorable drive along Via Krupp.

To find more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Capri visit planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Turin to Capri in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Turin in April, expect Capri to be somewhat warmer, temps between 67°F and 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Forio.
Parks · Nature · Shopping · Historic Sites
Side Trip

Forio, Isola d'Ischia — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa del Soccorso and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Di Santa Maria Di Loreto. On your second day here, admire the natural beauty at Giardini La Mortella and then explore the historical opulence of Castello Aragonese d'Ischia.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Forio trip builder site.

Getting from Capri to Forio by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In May in Forio, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 60°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Taormina.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nightlife · Museums
Side Trip

Taormina, Sicily — 4 nights

With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
Step off the beaten path and head to Santa Caterina Church and Ceramiche Dell'Artigianato Siciliano Manago. Get out of town with these interesting Taormina side-trips: Catania (Monastero dei Benedettini, Piazza Duomo, &more). There's much more to do: go for a walk through Piazza IX Aprile, head off the coast to Isola Bella, walk around Villa Comunale, and make a trip to Taormina Glass Gallery.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Taormina trip builder app.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Forio to Taormina in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Agrigento.
Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors
Side Trips

Agrigento, Sicily — 3 nights

Historically one of ancient Greece's leading cities, Sicily's Agrigento is home to the seven monumental temples that make up the well-preserved Valley of the Temples.
Step off the beaten path and head to #MeTe - Museo della Memoria e del Territorio and Repubblica Delle Pergole. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Agrigento: Chiesa di San Francesco (in Naro) and Monte Cammarata (in Cammarata). There's still lots to do: head outdoors with La Spiaggetta and explore the striking landscape at Scala dei Turchi.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Agrigento trip planner.

You can drive from Taormina to Agrigento in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Trapani.
Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Museums
Side Trips

Trapani, Sicily — 2 nights

Historically known for its importance in salt production, Trapani has gained recognition as an enticing but affordable vacation locale in Sicily.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Tempio di Segesta. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Laboratorio Ceramiche d'Arte - Paola Luisa Amico, then stop by La Pasticceria Maria Grammatico, and then don't miss a visit to Nobiles Officinae.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Trapani tour planner.

Traveling by car from Agrigento to Trapani takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can ride a ferry to Isola di Favignana.
Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
Side Trips

Isola di Favignana — 3 nights

Once famous for its white tuff shell quarries and tuna can factory--now turned into a museum--Isola di Favignana attracts divers and beachgoers with its jagged coastline rich in coves and caves.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Grotte bue marino and Monique Boutique. There's still lots to do: tour the water at your own pace with Capitan Sinagra, look for gifts at Medusa Souvenir, get engrossed in the history at Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica, and see the interesting displays at Casa Museo Matteo Sercia.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Isola di Favignana using our trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Trapani to Isola di Favignana takes 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Isola di Favignana are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Transportation

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.