13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 1 night
2
Verona
— 1 night
3
Venice
— 2 nights
4
Salerno
— 2 nights
5
Ravello
— 2 nights
6
Rome
— 2 nights
7
Florence
— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Milan trip itinerary site.

London, UK to Milan is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Milan due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from London in July, with highs in Milan at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): wander the streets of Via Mazzini, hunt for treasures at Piazza delle Erbe, see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, and finally contemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Verona visit planning website.

Traveling by car from Milan to Verona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio

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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.
On the 19th (Mon), examine the collection at Doge's Palace, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, thentake in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally look for gifts at Alla Fiera dell'Est.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Venice travel planner.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Salerno.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Alla Fiera dell'Est
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): stroll through Lido Mediterraneo Beach, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Parrocchia Ss. Annunziata, thendelve into the distant past at Paestum Ruins, and finally kick back and relax at Lido Mec. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, stop by Ceramica D'Urso Vietri, thenexplore the ancient world of Castello di Arechi, and finally browse for treasures at Libreria Antiquaria Vecchi Libri.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Salerno trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Salerno takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Salerno when traveling from Venice in July, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Salerno

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Paestum, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Ceramica D'Urso Vietri
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Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Ceramica D'Urso Vietri ©
Ceramica D'Urso Vietri

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Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 23rd (Fri), stroll through Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, kick back and relax at Fornillo, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, and finally stop by Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, view the masterpieces at Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Ravello, and finally admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ravello online trip maker.

Getting from Salerno to Ravello by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Positano, Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

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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 25th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Colosseum, thencontemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, thensteep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and finally don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, thencontemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally explore the galleries of Vatican Museums.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rome day trip planning app.

You can drive from Ravello to Rome in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ravello in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Rome, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can catch the 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

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, hunt for treasures at Mercato Centrale, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Keep things going the next day: get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, view the masterpieces at M.G. Design, thendon't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Florence day trip website.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Florence, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
M.G. Design ©
M.G. Design
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

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