13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy trip itinerary planner

Make it your trip
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Florence
— 3 nights
Train
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Venice
— 2 nights
Train
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Milan
— 3 nights
Train
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Monza
— 2 nights
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Florence

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You've now added Gallerie Degli Uffizi to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Siena (Piazza del Campo, Duomo di Siena, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Florence trip tool.

Medford, USA to Florence is an approximately 24-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Medford to Florence. Traveling from Medford in September, you will find days in Florence are little chillier (78°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (59°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Venice

— 2 nights

City of Romance

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.
On the 7th (Tue), enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Punta della Dogana, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice day trip app.

Getting from Florence to Venice by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Milan

— 3 nights

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. On the next day, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Il Cenacolo.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, read Milan online trip maker.

You can drive from Venice to Milan in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Monza.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping

Monza

— 2 nights
Monza is a city and comune on the River Lambro, a tributary of the Po in the Lombardy region of Italy, about 15km north-northeast of Milan. On the 11th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria in Strada and then bet on your favorite at Autodromo Nazionale Monza. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Parco di Monza and then see the interesting displays at Galleria Campari.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Monza trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Milan to Monza by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Monza are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Monza

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.