15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 1 night
Drive
2
Alghero, Sardinia
— 2 nights
Fly to Pisa, Ferry to Portoferraio
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Portoferraio, Elba Island
— 2 nights
Ferry to Piombino, Drive to Florence
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Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
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Assisi
— 1 night
Drive
6
Rome
— 3 nights
Fly
7
Venice
— 3 nights
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San Teodoro, Sardinia

— 1 night
A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
On the 24th (Sat), stroll through Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lu Impostu Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia La Cinta. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, stroll through Porto Istana Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Porto Taverna Beach.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the San Teodoro trip builder app.

Prague, Czech Republic to San Teodoro is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and taxi. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Prague in July: high temperatures in San Teodoro hover around 37°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Alghero, Sardinia

— 2 nights

Little Barcelona

Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
On the 26th (Mon), stroll through Spiaggia di Maria Pia, kick back and relax at Spiaggia Mugoni, then Head underground at Capo Caccia, and finally identify plant and animal life at Alghero Rock Climbing Sites. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then take a stroll through Centro Storico Bosa.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Alghero trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from San Teodoro to Alghero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. July in Alghero sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Portoferraio.

Things to do in Alghero

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Portoferraio, Elba Island

— 2 nights
Portoferraio is a town and comune in the province of Livorno, on the edge of the eponymous harbour of the island of Elba. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): kick back and relax at Spiaggia La Sorgente, stroll through Spiaggia Di Sansone, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Capo Bianco, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia delle Ghiaie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Monte Capanne, then stroll through Spiaggia di Chiessi, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Cavoli, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Della Biodola.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Portoferraio road trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Alghero to Portoferraio in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. While traveling from Alghero, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Portoferraio, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Portoferraio

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Florence

— 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 30th (Fri), take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Campanile di Giotto, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens.

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Do a combination of ferry and car from Portoferraio to Florence in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train. July in Florence sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Assisi

— 1 night

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Assisi sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · 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 Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano and Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli. Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Pantheon, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Square, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Assisi in August since evenings lows in Rome dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Venice

— 3 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Scrovegni Chapel and San Giorgio Maggiore. Visit Piazza San Marco and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Lido (in Lido di Venezia) and Basilica of St. Anthony (in Padua). The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, take a stroll through Cannaregio, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, and steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice travel planner.

Getting from Rome to Venice by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rome in August, expect nights in Venice to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are slightly colder, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

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.