13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Rome
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Civitavecchia
— 1 night
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Saturnia
Drive
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San Gimignano
— 1 night
Drive
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Pisa
Drive
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Cinque Terre
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San Gimignano
— 1 night
Drive
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Florence
— 1 night
Drive
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Canazei
— 2 nights
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Venice
— 2 nights
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Rome
— 3 nights
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Rome

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Rome tour itinerary planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Rome is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Juan to Rome is 5 hours. Traveling from San Juan in October, you will find days in Rome are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are cooler (15°C). You'll set off for Civitavecchia on the 18th (Mon).

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Tours · Nightlife · Shopping

Civitavecchia

— 1 night
Civitavecchia is a town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Rome in the central Italian region of Lazio. For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Civitavecchia travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rome to Civitavecchia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Civitavecchia, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Saturnia.

Things to do in Civitavecchia

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Saturnia

Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Cascate del Mulino.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Saturnia visit site.

You can drive from Civitavecchia to Saturnia in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and taxi. In October, daytime highs in Saturnia are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to San Gimignano.

Things to do in Saturnia

Parks · Nature
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San Gimignano

— 1 night

Town of Fine Towers

A historical gem in the heart of Tuscany, San Gimignano is known as the Town of Fine Towers for its jutting skyline of high city walls.
To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our San Gimignano trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Saturnia to San Gimignano by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. In October, daily temperatures in San Gimignano can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Pisa.

Things to do in San Gimignano

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Outdoors

Pisa

Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Pisa online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from San Gimignano to Pisa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 14°C. You will leave for Cinque Terre on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

Cinque Terre

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 20th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Cinque Terre trip planner.

Traveling by train from Pisa to Cinque Terre takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to San Gimignano.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Trails · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

San Gimignano

— 1 night

Town of Fine Towers

To see more things to do and tourist information, refer to the San Gimignano trip itinerary site.

Getting from Cinque Terre to San Gimignano by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Thu) before leaving for Florence.

Things to do in San Gimignano

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Outdoors

Florence

— 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 21st (Thu), explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the exciting artwork at Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Florence trip app.

Drive from San Gimignano to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Florence, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Canazei.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Shopping

Canazei

— 2 nights
Canazei is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located in the upper part of the Val di Fassa, about 110km northeast of Trento. For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Canazei trip planning site.

Getting from Florence to Canazei by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Florence in October, things will get a bit cooler in Canazei: highs are around 22°C and lows about 9°C. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Venice.

Things to do in Canazei

Trails · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, and then explore the activities along Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dei Miracoli, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Venice trip planning site.

Drive from Canazei to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Venice sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Tue) before leaving for Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

See even more of Rome: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, explore the galleries of Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo, stroll the grounds of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain.

To see traveler tips and tourist information, you can read our Rome day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Rome takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Venice in October, you will find days in Rome are somewhat warmer (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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.