15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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15 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
+2
Fly + Tram + Train:  6 h 45 min
1
Florence
— 6 nights
Train:  2 h
2
Forli
— 2 nights
Train:  15 min
3
Cesena
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
4
Bologna
— 4 nights
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Stockholm

6
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Duomo di Pisa and Castello di Monteriggioni. Step out of the city life by going to La Lecciona and La Tintarelleria. Venture out of the city with trips to Camposanto (in Pisa), Duomo (in Prato) and Santuario Maria SS. Madre della Divina Provvidenza (in Pancole). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of San Gimignano 1300, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce, and get a sense of history and politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online attractions planner .

Stockholm, Sweden to Florence is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Stockholm in June, with highs in Florence at 33°C and lows at 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Forli.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Pisa, Monteriggioni, San Gimignano, Torre del Mangia, Duomo
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Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

2
nights
Forli

Forli ©
Forlì is a comune and city in Emilia-Romagna, northern Italy, and is the capital of the province of Forlì-Cesena. On the 8th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Castrocaro Fortress, wander the streets of Centro Storico di Modigliana, and then step into the grandiose world of Rocca di Brisighella. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the views at Parco Regionale della Vena del Gesso Romagnola, take an in-depth tour of Casa dei Ricordi - Villa Carpena, and then see the interesting displays at Musei San Domenico.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Forli route builder .

You can take a train from Florence to Forli in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In June, daytime highs in Forli are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Cesena.

Things to do in Forli

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Parco Regionale della Vena del Gesso Romagnola, Centro Storico di Modigliana, Castrocaro Fortress, La Rocca Manfrediana
Highlights from your plan
Musei San Domenico ©
Musei San Domenico

2
nights
Cesena

Cesena ©
Cesena is a city and comune in the Emilia-Romagna region of northern Italy, south of Ravenna and west of Rimini, on the Savio River, co-chief of the Province of Forlì-Cesena. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Sorgente del Tevere, look for gifts at Equamente Cooperativa Cesena, and then browse the collection at Biblioteca Malatestiana. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the collection at Museo e Biblioteca don Francesco Renzi, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Palazzo Ghini, then get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo Del Ridotto, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Vicinio.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Cesena day trip planner .

Cesena is just a short distance from Forli. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Bologna.

Things to do in Cesena

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Basilica di San Vicinio, Museo e Biblioteca don Francesco Renzi, Sorgente del Tevere
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Basilica di San Vicinio ©
Basilica di San Vicinio
Museo e Biblioteca don Francesco Renzi ©
Palazzo Ghini ©
Palazzo Ghini

4
nights
Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Let the collections at Palazzo Te and Camera degli Sposi capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at Basilica di Sant’Antonio and Rotonda di San Lorenzo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bologna: Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe (in Classe), Padua (Piazza dei Signori, Orto Botanico di Padova, & more) and Ravenna (Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, Basilica San Vitale, & more). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, see the interesting displays at Museo Ducati, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita, and steep yourself in history at Basilica di San Domenico.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bologna online attractions planner .

Traveling by train from Cesena to Bologna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Padua, Mantua, Ravenna, Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, Museo Ducati
Highlights from your plan
Basilica San Vitale ©
Basilica San Vitale
Palazzo Te ©
Palazzo Te
Rotonda di San Lorenzo ©
Rotonda di San Lorenzo

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