15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly to Florence, Train to Piombino Marittima, Ferry to Portoferraio
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Portoferraio, Elba Island
— 2 nights
Ferry to Porto Biglietterie Sud, Fly to San Teodoro
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San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Villasimius, Sardinia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Alghero, Sardinia
— 2 nights
Fly
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Lampedusa
— 2 nights
Fly
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Otranto
— 4 nights
Fly

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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. On the 18th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Di Sansone, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Capo Bianco, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia delle Ghiaie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Spiaggia Della Biodola and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Cavoli.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Portoferraio trip website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Portoferraio is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight, train, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Portoferraio is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Tel Aviv in August since evenings lows in Portoferraio dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Portoferraio

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

San Teodoro, Sardinia

— 2 nights
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 20th (Fri), kick back and relax at Spiaggia La Cinta, enjoy the sand and surf at Porto Taverna Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Porto Istana Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Brandinchi, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lu Impostu Beach, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the San Teodoro holiday maker app.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Portoferraio to San Teodoro takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. In August in San Teodoro, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Villasimius.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Villasimius, Sardinia

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Is Traias, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Punta Molentis, then kick back and relax at Porto Giunco, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Simius Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Campulongu, kick back and relax at Cala Pira, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Campus.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Villasimius online trip maker.

You can drive from San Teodoro to Villasimius in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Villasimius sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in Villasimius

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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 24th (Tue), Head underground at Neptune's Grotto, Head underground at Capo Caccia, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Mugoni. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Maria Pia and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Alghero trip planner.

You can drive from Villasimius to Alghero in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Alghero are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to fly to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Lampedusa

— 2 nights
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Pulcino, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia dei Conigli, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Croce Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Lampedusa journey maker website.

You can fly from Alghero to Lampedusa in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. While traveling from Alghero, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Lampedusa, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for the flight to Otranto.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Otranto

— 4 nights
Otranto is a town and comune in the province of Lecce (Apulia, Italy), in a fertile region once famous for its breed of horses.It is located on the east coast of the Salento peninsula. We've included these beaches for you: Channel Ciolo and Spiaggia Alimini. Attractions like Grotta della Poesia and Centro Storico Otranto make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Otranto with a short trip to Scuba & Snorkeling in Santa Maria di Leuca, about 58 minutes away. The adventure continues: get outside with Circolo Ippico Malepezza and contemplate the waterfront views at Cava di Bauxite.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Otranto trip planner.

You can fly from Lampedusa to Otranto in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Lampedusa in August, you will find days in Otranto are a bit warmer (38°C), and nights are slightly colder (24°C). You will leave for home on the 31st (Tue).

Things to do in Otranto

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
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.