15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Florence
— 2 nights
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Rome
— 3 nights
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Naples
— 2 nights
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Sorrento
— 1 night
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Amalfi
— 2 nights
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Gallipoli
— 1 night
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Venice
— 2 nights

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Florence

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi and then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy breathtaking views from Torre di Arnolfo, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence holiday planner.

Edinburgh, UK to Florence is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Edinburgh to Florence due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Edinburgh in September, with highs in Florence at 30°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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World heritage site
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
4.5

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Rome

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Colosseum and Piazza Navona. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, explore the ancient world of Forum of Augustus, make a trip to Roman Forum, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

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Colosseum
4.7
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Vatican Museums
4.2
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Pantheon
4.8

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Naples

Naples ©
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 20th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano and then make a trip to Pompeii Archaeological Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): learn about all things military at Galleria Borbonica, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, then admire the masterpieces at Museo Cappella Sansevero, then explore the world behind art at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Naples trip planner.

Take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Sorrento.

Things to do in Naples

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Pompeii Archaeological Park
4.6
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World heritage site
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
4.6

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Sorrento

Sorrento ©

Land of the Sirens

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): kick back and relax at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, contemplate the waterfront views at Marina di Puolo, and then kick back and relax at La Solara.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Sorrento online travel route builder.

You can drive from Naples to Sorrento in 1.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or take a train. In September in Sorrento, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Amalfi.

Things to do in Sorrento

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Nature
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Amalfi

Amalfi ©

Painted Town

Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Atrani, learn about winemaking at Le Vigne di Raito, and then stroll through Spiaggia Lannio. On your second day here, view the masterpieces at Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, stroll through Lido di Ravello, then ponder the design of Fontana sant'Andrea, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Amalfi road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Sorrento to Amalfi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Amalfi are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Gallipoli.

Things to do in Amalfi

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Must see
Le Vigne di Raito
4.6
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Religious Site
Duomo di Ravello
4.2
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Architectural Building
Villa Rufolo
4.4

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Gallipoli

Gallipoli ©

Ionian Pearl

Deriving its name from the Greek for "beautiful city," Gallipoli retains the charm of an old fishing port.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Punta della Suina and then enjoy the sand and surf at Porto Selvaggio.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Gallipoli trip planner.

Traveling by car from Amalfi to Gallipoli takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Amalfi in September, Gallipoli is a bit cooler at night with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Gallipoli

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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Venice

Venice ©

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Gallipoli to Venice by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In September in Venice, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

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Must see
Canal Grande
4.8
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Doge's Palace
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Piazza San Marco
4.4

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