15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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15 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Dammam
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Florence
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Cinque Terre
— 3 nights
train:  3​h
3
Milan
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Malgrate
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Venice
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Dammam


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1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Loggia dei Lanzi, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally pause for some photo ops at Perseus Statue. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo, then take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, then examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Florence trip planner .

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Florence is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Dammam to Florence, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dammam in October, plan for colder days in Florence, with highs around 25°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

3
nights
Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Explore hidden gems such as Portovenere and Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere. Change things up with these side-trips from Cinque Terre: Genoa (Spianata Castelletto, Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, & more) and San Pietro Church (in Porto Venere). There's much more to do: hike along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, take some stellar pictures from Bar Terza Terra, get to know the fascinating history of Groppo, and do a tasting at Cinque Terre Walk and Drink.

For photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Cinque Terre trip itinerary builder app .

Drive from Florence to Cinque Terre in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October in Cinque Terre, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Genoa, Porto Venere, Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere
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Portovenere ©
Portovenere
Dialogo nel Buio ©
Dialogo nel Buio

3
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like La Citta Alta and Food Tours. Go for a jaunt from Milan to Bergamo to see Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, make a trip to Dialogo nel Buio, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Milan attractions planner .

You can take a train from Cinque Terre to Milan in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Cinque Terre in October, you will find days in Milan are slightly colder (21°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Malgrate.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Tours Fun & Games

Side Trip

Bergamo
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La Citta Alta ©
La Citta Alta
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore

1
night
Malgrate

Malgrate ©
Malgrate is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Lecco, in the Italian region Lombardy. On the 19th (Sat), take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di San Nicolo, then contemplate the waterfront views at Il lungolago, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Antonio Abate.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Malgrate tour itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Milan to Malgrate in 1.5 hours. In October in Malgrate, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Malgrate

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Campanile di San Nicolo
Highlights from your plan
Chiesa di Sant'Antonio Abate ©
Chiesa di Sant'Antonio Abate

5
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Piazza Bra and Centro Storico di Venezia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel, Prato della Valle, & more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip planner .

Traveling by car from Malgrate to Venice takes 3.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Venice are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Padua, Piazza Bra
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Photography Tours
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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