13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Orlando
Fly:  14 h 45 min
1
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Pisa
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Cinque Terre
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Siena
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Montalcino
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 45 min
End: Orlando

2
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 Florence Academy of Fine Arts, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Florence trip planner.

Orlando, USA to Florence is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Orlando to Florence is 6 hours. In May, Florence is little chillier than Orlando - with highs of 71°F and lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

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

1
night
Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
On the 25th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Le mura di Lucca, stroll the grounds of Camposanto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa, thenmake a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli, and finally don't miss a visit to Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Pisa road trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Pisa in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Le mura di Lucca
Highlights from your plan
Le mura di Lucca ©
Le mura di Lucca
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Piazza dei Miracoli ©
Piazza dei Miracoli

1
night
Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get outside with Cinque Terre Trails, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, and finally take a stroll around Vernazza.

Find out how to plan Cinque Terre trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Pisa to Cinque Terre by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Cinque Terre can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails
Vernazza ©
Vernazza

4
nights
Siena

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Siena is known for historic sites, museums, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, browse the collection at Biblioteca Piccolomini, and pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Siena road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Siena in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Siena sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 53°F at night. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Montalcino.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Tours Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

3
nights
Montalcino

Montalcino ©
In the heart of wine country, the hill town of Montalcino offers a glimpse of untouched medieval-era Tuscany.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Montalcino: Spas (in Chianciano Terme) and Piazza Grande a Montepulciano (in Montepulciano). And it doesn't end there: learn about winemaking at Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona, contemplate the long history of Val d'Orcia, make a trip to Piazza Pio II, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbazia di Sant'Antimo.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Montalcino route planner.

Drive from Siena to Montalcino in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Montalcino

Wineries Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Piazza Pio II, San Quirico d'Orcia, Spas, Val d'Orcia, Piazza Grande a Montepulciano
Highlights from your plan
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona ©
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
Val d'Orcia ©
Val d'Orcia
Castiglion del Bosco ©
Castiglion del Bosco

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