12 days in Italy & Island of Malta Itinerary

12 days in Italy & Island of Malta Itinerary

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Alberobello, Italy
— Few hours
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Palermo, Italy
— 5 nights
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Taormina, Italy
— 1 night
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Valletta, Malta
— 3 nights

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Alberobello, Italy

Alberobello ©
Alberobello is a small town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy. On the 15th (Sat), admire the striking features of I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Alberobello holiday tool.

Porto Alegre, Brazil to Alberobello is an approximately 22-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Porto Alegre to Alberobello. May in Alberobello sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Palermo.
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I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site ©

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Palermo, Italy

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cattedrale di Palermo and Norman Palace. Visiting Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo and Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Palermo: Duomo di Monreale (in Monreale) and Tempio di Segesta (in Calatafimi-Segesta). There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe dei Cappuccini, make a trip to Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, ponder the design of Fontana della Vergogna (Fontana Pretoria), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of San Cataldo.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Palermo trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Alberobello to Palermo takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Taormina.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo, Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro, Duomo di Monreale, Tempio di Segesta
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Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro ©
Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo

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Taormina, Italy

Taormina ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): head off the coast to Isola Bella, then don't miss a visit to Ancient Theatre of Taormina, and then walk around Villa Comunale.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Taormina day trip planner.

You can drive from Palermo to Taormina in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Taormina sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for travel to Valletta.

Things to do in Taormina

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Ancient Theatre of Taormina ©
Ancient Theatre of Taormina
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella
Villa Comunale ©
Villa Comunale

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Valletta, Malta

Valletta ©
Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
Get a sense of the local culture at St. John's Co-Cathedral and National Museum of Archaeology. Visiting Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja) and Mellieha Beach will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Upper Barrakka Gardens, contemplate the long history of St Paul's Catacombs, take in the history at Saluting Battery, and explore the galleries of Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Valletta attractions planner.

You can fly from Taormina to Valletta in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Valletta can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Mdina, Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), Mnajdra, Fort Rinella, Tarxien Temples
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St. John's Co-Cathedral ©
St. John's Co-Cathedral
Mdina Old City ©
Mdina Old City
Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra

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