11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Palermo, Sicily
— 1 night
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  4 h
2
Rome
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Bardolino
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Verbania
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Manchester

1
night
Palermo, Sicily

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of San Cataldo, steep yourself in history at Palazzo Conte Federico, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Inferiore della Cappella Palatina, then admire the landmark architecture of Norman Palace, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Palermo, and finally contemplate the long history of Catacombe dei Cappuccini.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Palermo trip itinerary maker website.

Manchester, UK to Palermo is an approximately 7- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo Conte Federico ©
Palazzo Conte Federico
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace

3
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 Pantheon, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, steep yourself in history at Colosseum, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip maker app.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Palermo to Rome takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of ferry and car. In July, daytime highs in Rome are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, admire the landmark architecture of The Baptistery of St. John, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Florence day trip planning app.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, expect little chillier with lows of 21°C in Florence. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bardolino.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

2
nights
Bardolino

Bardolino ©
Bardolino is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Verona in the Italian region Veneto, located about 130km west of Venice and about 25km northwest of Verona.GeographyLocated on the eastern shore of Lake Garda, Bardolino borders the following municipalities: Affi, Cavaion Veronese, Costermano, Garda, Lazise, Manerba del Garda, Moniga del Garda, Padenghe sul Garda, and Pastrengo. On the 31st (Sat), stop by Manufacto Galleria Artigiana, then explore the world behind art at Bottega d'Arte Benaco, then explore the activities along Lago di Garda, and finally do a tasting at Villa Calicantus. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Lungolago di Lazise, then find something for the whole family at Gardaland Park, and then don't miss a visit to Mura di Lazise.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bardolino road trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Bardolino in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Verbania.

Things to do in Bardolino

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Lazise, Lago di Garda, Gardaland Park
Highlights from your plan
Gardaland Park ©
Gardaland Park
Lago di Garda ©
Lago di Garda
Villa Calicantus ©
Villa Calicantus

1
night
Verbania

Verbania ©
On the 2nd (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto, view the masterpieces at Palazzo Borromeo, and then step off the mainland to explore Isola Bella.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Verbania trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Bardolino to Verbania in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus, train, tram, and ferry. Traveling from Bardolino in August, you will find days in Verbania are slightly colder (31°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Verbania

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Isola Bella, Palazzo Borromeo
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo Borromeo ©
Palazzo Borromeo
Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto ©
Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella

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