12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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Florence
— 1 night
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Venice
— 2 nights
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San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 2 nights
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Baunei, Sardinia
— 1 night
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Carloforte, Sardinia
— 1 night
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Assisi
— 1 day
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Rome
— 3 nights

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Florence day trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Florence is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai to Florence, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in September, with highs in Florence at 30°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, stop by Cannaregio, explore the activities along Canal Grande, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Scuola Grande di San Rocco, then contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then browse the exhibits of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and finally make a trip to Piazza San Marco.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice vacation tool.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Venice are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
San Giorgio Maggiore ©
San Giorgio Maggiore
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco

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San Teodoro, Sardinia

San Teodoro ©
A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia La Cinta, enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Ginepro Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Isuledda. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Spiaggia del Dottore, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo, and then kick back and relax at Lu Impostu Beach.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Teodoro day trip planning site.

You can fly from Venice to San Teodoro in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. September in San Teodoro sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Baunei.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Spiaggia Isuledda, Spiaggia del Dottore
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia La Cinta ©
Spiaggia La Cinta
Lu Impostu Beach ©
Lu Impostu Beach
Spiaggia Isuledda ©
Spiaggia Isuledda

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Baunei, Sardinia

Baunei ©
Baunei is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian island of Sardinia.GeographyThe municipality of Baunei is located about 100km northeast of Cagliari and about 11km north of Tortolì. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): see some colorful creatures with Diving Cala Mariolu, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Mariolu, and then kick back and relax at Cala Biriala.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Baunei road trip planning tool.

You can drive from San Teodoro to Baunei in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Carloforte.

Things to do in Baunei

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Cala Mariolu ©
Cala Mariolu
Diving Cala Mariolu ©
Diving Cala Mariolu

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Carloforte, Sardinia

Carloforte ©
Carloforte is a fishing and resort town of located on Isola di San Pietro, approximately 7km off the southwestern coast of Sardinia, in southern Sardinia, Italy.HistoryAccording to a legend, a local church was founded in the early 14th century in honour of hundreds of participants to the so-called Children's Crusade of 1212 who perished in a shipwreck just off the island on their way to North Africa during a gale. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Cala Fico, stroll through Cape Sandalo, then kick back and relax at Punta Delle Colonne, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia del Giunco Isola di San Pietro.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Carloforte trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Baunei to Carloforte takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in September, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Assisi.

Things to do in Carloforte

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Cape Sandalo ©
Cape Sandalo

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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 18th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then admire the striking features of Basilica di Santa Chiara, then contemplate the long history of San Damiano, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Assisi online trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Carloforte to Assisi. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Carloforte in September: high temperatures in Assisi hover around 30°C and lows are around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
San Damiano ©
San Damiano
Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, then explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, explore the ancient world of Forum of Augustus, then steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and finally admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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

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