Route & dates
Drive: 1 h 45 min
Genoa— 2 nights
Train: 1 h 15 min
Cinque Terre— 3 nights
Drive: 3 h 15 min
Siena— 5 nights
Drive: 2 h 30 min
Rome— 3 nights
Fly: 18 h 45 min
End: Guatemala City
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Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): see the interesting displays at Galata Museo del Mare, take a leisurely stroll along Old Port, don't miss a visit to Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova, thenexplore the world behind art at Palazzo Ducale, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi. Keep things going the next day: observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa.
To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Genoa planning tool.
Milan to Genoa is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train. While traveling from Milan, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Genoa, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 22°C. On the 22nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Cinque Terre.
Things to do in Genoa
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take a stroll around Vernazza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): kick back and relax at Bagno Carlo and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagno Maurizio.
To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre trip planner.
Take a train from Genoa to Cinque Terre in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Genoa in June, Cinque Terre is a bit cooler at night with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Siena.
Things to do in Cinque Terre
Bagno Carlo, Bagno Maurizio
Cultural Heart of Tuscany
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.Kids will appreciate attractions like Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi and Duomo di Siena. Get out of town with these interesting Siena side-trips: Assisi (Piazza Inferiore di San Francesco, Piazza Superiore di San Francesco, &more), Museo della Porziuncola (in Santa Maria degli Angeli) and Cavallino Matto (in Marina di Castagneto Carducci). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Piazza del Campo, admire the masterpieces at Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana, view the masterpieces at Silvia Tanganelli, and stroll through Dog Beach San Vincenzo.
To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Siena vacation planner.
You can drive from Cinque Terre to Siena in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Siena can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rome.
Things to do in Siena
Assisi, Dog Beach San Vincenzo, Batzella, Cavallino Matto
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.Attractions like Colosseum and Piazza Navona make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, make a trip to Spanish Steps, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, and contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.
To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rome travel route planner.
Getting from Siena to Rome by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Rome
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