12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Naples
— Few hours
2
Rome
— 3 nights
3
Florence
— 3 nights
4
Milan
— 1 night
5
Verona
— 1 night
6
Venice
— 3 nights

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 29th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Naples trip planning tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Naples is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Brussels in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Naples: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pompeii Archaeological Park
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park

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: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and make a trip to Spanish Steps.

For reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Rome online holiday planner.

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Rome are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence online journey planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In November, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

1
night
Milan

Milan ©
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.
On the 5th (Mon), admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Milan day trip tool.

Getting from Florence to Milan by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Florence in November: highs in Milan hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

1
night
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.
On the 6th (Tue), explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, contemplate the long history of Piazza delle Erbe, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti, thenexperience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, and finally make a trip to Piazza Bra.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Verona trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Milan to Verona in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

3
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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, steep yourself in history at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Venice travel route planner.

Getting from Verona to Venice by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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 San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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