12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Verona
— 3 nights
2
Mantua
— Few hours
3
Castelnuovo del Garda
— 2 nights
4
Sirmione
— 2 nights
5
Gardone Riviera
— 2 nights
6
Riva Del Garda
— 2 nights

3
nights
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Scrovegni Chapel and Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore. Explore Verona's surroundings by going to Padua (Battistero del Duomo, Chiesa degli Eremitani, &more). Next up on the itinerary: experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, snap pictures at Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), and explore the historical opulence of Piazzale Castel San Pietro.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Verona vacation builder website.

If you are flying in from Estonia, the closest major aiports are Verona Villafranca Airport, Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport and Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Mantua.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Padua
Highlights from your plan
Scrovegni Chapel ©
Scrovegni Chapel
Basilica of St. Anthony ©
Basilica of St. Anthony
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona

few
hours
Mantua

Mantua
Often overlooked in favor of nearby Lake Garda, Mantua is one of northern Italy's Renaissance gems.
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Traveling by car from Verona to Mantua takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Mantua can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 4th (Sun), you'll travel to Castelnuovo del Garda.

Things to do in Mantua

Historic Sites Nightlife Outdoors

2
nights
Castelnuovo del Garda

Castelnuovo del Garda ©
Castelnuovo del Garda is an Italian comune (municipality), in the Province of Verona, in Veneto, on a couple of morainic hills few kilometers south-east from Garda lake. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Gardaland SEA LIFE Aquarium, thendon't miss a visit to Lungolago di Lazise, thenadmire the natural beauty at Parco Giardino Sigurta, and finally make a trip to Borghetto sul Mincio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): explore the activities along Lago di Garda, thendon't miss a visit to Mura di Lazise, and then meet the residents at Parco Natura Viva.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Castelnuovo del Garda using our trip planner.

You can drive from Mantua to Castelnuovo del Garda in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Castelnuovo del Garda are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Sirmione.

Things to do in Castelnuovo del Garda

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Lazise, Valeggio Sul Mincio, Lago di Garda, Parco Natura Viva
Highlights from your plan
Lago di Garda ©
Lago di Garda
Borghetto sul Mincio ©
Borghetto sul Mincio
Parco Giardino Sigurta ©
Parco Giardino Sigurta

2
nights
Sirmione

Sirmione ©
Sirmione is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy (northern Italy). Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Grotte di Catullo, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castello Scaligero, and then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Sirmione. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Jamaica Beach, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castello di Desenzano, thenexplore the ancient world of Villa Romana e Antiquarium, and finally appreciate the history behind Torre di San Martino della Battaglia .

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Sirmione trip tool.

Sirmione is very close to Castelnuovo del Garda. In November in Sirmione, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Gardone Riviera.

Things to do in Sirmione

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Desenzano Del Garda
Highlights from your plan
Castello Scaligero ©
Castello Scaligero
Grotte di Catullo ©
Grotte di Catullo
Villa Romana e Antiquarium ©
Villa Romana e Antiquarium

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nights
Gardone Riviera

Gardone Riviera ©
Gardone Riviera is a town and comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the activities along Lago di Garda, make a trip to Duomo Santa Maria Annunziata, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Parco Archeologico Naturalistico della Rocca di Manerba del Garda, and finally explore the historical opulence of Il Castello Scaligero di Torri del Benaco. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step off the mainland to explore Isola del Garda, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Pieve di Santa Maria, thencatch a live performance at Il Vittoriale degli Italiani, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Heller Garden.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, you can read our Gardone Riviera trip website.

Traveling by car from Sirmione to Gardone Riviera takes an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Gardone Riviera can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Riva Del Garda.

Things to do in Gardone Riviera

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Salo, Manerba del Garda, Il Castello Scaligero di Torri del Benaco, Isola del Garda
Highlights from your plan
Heller Garden ©
Heller Garden
Il Castello Scaligero di Torri del Benaco ©
Pieve di Santa Maria ©
Pieve di Santa Maria

2
nights
Riva Del Garda

Riva Del Garda ©
Riva del Garda is a town and comune in the northern Italian province of Trento of the Trentino Alto Adige region. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Castello del Buonconsiglio Monumenti e Collezioni Provinciali, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza Duomo, thenstep into the grandiose world of Scaliger Castle in Malcesine, and finally make a trip to Strada della Forra. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to The Bastion and then explore the activities along Lago di Molveno.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Riva Del Garda day trip planning site.

You can drive from Gardone Riviera to Riva Del Garda in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or ride a ferry. In November in Riva Del Garda, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Riva Del Garda

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Trento, Lago di Molveno, Scaliger Castle in Malcesine, Strada della Forra
Highlights from your plan
Scaliger Castle in Malcesine ©
Scaliger Castle in Malcesine
Strada della Forra ©
Strada della Forra

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