13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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Milan
— 1 night
Train
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Florence
— 3 nights
Train
3
Rome
— 3 nights
Train
4
Naples
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Bari
— 2 nights
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Milan

— 1 night

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.
On the 25th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa, see the interesting displays at Museo del Novecento, then explore the world behind art at Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano, then see the interesting displays at Palazzo Reale, and finally take an in-depth tour of Villa Necchi Campiglio.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Milan trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Milan is an approximately 7-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Milan is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Milan when traveling from Tel Aviv in June, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Museums · Historic Sites

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Pitti Palace. Palazzo Strozzi and Corridoio Vasariano will appeal to museum buffs. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Sinagoga di Firenze e Museo ebraico, take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and admire the masterpieces at Stibbert Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Florence road trip site.

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Florence, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli and Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura. Do some cultural sightseeing at Colosseum and Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Stanze di Raffaello, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, ponder the design of Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi, and make a trip to Cupola di San Pietro.

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You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Naples

— 2 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): contemplate the long history of Catacombe di San Gaudioso, get curious at Museo delle Arti Sanitarie, see the interesting displays at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, then see the interesting displays at Ospedale delle Bambole, and finally delve into the distant past at Teatro Grande. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Odeon - Teatro Piccolo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Apollo, steep yourself in history at Villa dei Misteri, contemplate the long history of Forum, then delve into the distant past at The Neapolis Buried, and finally explore the world behind art at Sant'Anna dei Lombardi (Monteoliveto).

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Naples trip itinerary planning site.

Take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Naples are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bari.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Bari

— 2 nights

Gateway to Apulia

Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Palazzo dell'Acquedotto Pugliese, then admire the striking features of Il Succorpo della Cattedrale di Bari, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica San Nicola. On your second day here, make a trip to Cattedrale Maria SS. Assunta, examine the collection at Palazzo Jatta, then look and learn at Planetario Sky Skan, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Normanno Svevo.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bari road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Naples to Bari takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Bari

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens 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.