16 days in Italy, Croatia & Medjugorje Itinerary

16 days in Italy, Croatia & Medjugorje Itinerary

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Start: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fly + Train:  15 h 30 min
1
Naples, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
— 1 night
shuttle:  3 h
3
Lanciano, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Loreto, Italy
— 3 nights
ferry:  12 h 30 min
5
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Medjugorje, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  19 h
End: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


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3
nights
Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lungomare Caracciolo, Pompeii Archaeological Park and Tours of Capri. Appreciate the collections at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli and Galleria Borbonica. Get some historical perspective at Duomo di Napoli and Castel dell'Ovo.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Naples trip maker site.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Naples is an approximately 17- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to San Giovanni Rotondo.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Pompeii Archaeological Park, Tours of Capri
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Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli

1
night
San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy

San Giovanni Rotondo
San Giovanni Rotondo is the name of a city and comune in the province of Foggia and region of Apulia, in southern Italy.San Giovanni Rotondo was the home of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina from 28 July 1916 until his death on 23 September 1968. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Museo delle cere di Padre PIo as well as Cella di Padre Pio. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cella di Padre Pio, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Convento Santa Maria delle Grazie.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read San Giovanni Rotondo online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Naples to San Giovanni Rotondo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Lanciano.

Things to do in San Giovanni Rotondo

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Church of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina
Church of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina
Convento Santa Maria delle Grazie ©
Convento Santa Maria delle Grazie
Cella di Padre Pio ©
Cella di Padre Pio

1
night
Lanciano, Italy

Lanciano ©
Lanciano is a town and comune in the province of Chieti, part of the Abruzzo region of central Italy. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Plebiscito.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lanciano trip itinerary maker site.

Explore your travel options from San Giovanni Rotondo to Lanciano with the Route module. While traveling from San Giovanni Rotondo, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Lanciano, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 18°C. On the 14th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Loreto.

Things to do in Lanciano

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Santuario del Miracolo Eucaristico ©
Santuario del Miracolo Eucaristico
Piazza Plebiscito ©
Piazza Plebiscito
Quartiere Lancianovecchia ©
Quartiere Lancianovecchia

3
nights
Loreto, Italy

Loreto ©
Loreto, a hill town, is a comune of the Italian province of Ancona, in the Marche and most commonly known as the seat of the Basilica della Santa Casa, a popular Catholic pilgrimage site.LocationLoreto is located 127m above sea level on the right bank of the Musone river and 22km by rail south-southeast of Ancona; like many places in the Marche, it provides good views from the Apennines to the Adriatic.Main sightsThe city's main monuments occupy the four sides of the piazza: the college of the Jesuits; the Palazzo Comunale (formerly the Palazzo Apostolico), designed by Bramante, that houses an art gallery with works of Lorenzo Lotto, Vouet and Annibale Carracci as well as a collection of maiolica, and the Shrine of the Holy House (Santuario della Santa Casa). Baia di Portonovo has been added to your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Santuario Della Santa Casa and Camminamenti di Ronda della Pontificia Basilica. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Riviera del Conero e Colli dell'Infinito.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Loreto trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lanciano to Loreto takes 2 hours. In June in Loreto, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Split.

Things to do in Loreto

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Riviera del Conero e Colli dell'Infinito, Baia di Portonovo, Piazza del sabato del villaggio
Highlights from your plan
Baia di Portonovo ©
Baia di Portonovo
Santuario Della Santa Casa ©
Santuario Della Santa Casa
Riviera del Conero e Colli dell'Infinito ©
Riviera del Conero e Colli dell'Infinito

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night
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Roch and then get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Froggyland, explore the world behind art at Galerija Mestrovic, then contemplate the long history of Old Split, and finally appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Split trip planner.

Traveling by car from Loreto to Split takes 10.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Split can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Medjugorje.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Church Of St. Roch
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Old Split ©
Old Split
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

1
night
Medjugorje, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Medjugorje ©
Međugorje, or Medjugorje, is a town located in the Herzegovina region of Bosnia and Herzegovina, around 25km southwest of Mostar and close to the border of Croatia. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Andrija Wine Cellars, then take a stroll through The historic urban site of Pocitelj, then appreciate the history behind il Monte Della Croce, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Apparition Hill.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Medjugorje visit planning app.

Traveling by car from Split to Medjugorje takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Medjugorje, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Medjugorje

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Wineries

Side Trips

Andrija Wine Cellars, The historic urban site of Pocitelj
Highlights from your plan
il Monte Della Croce ©
il Monte Della Croce
Apparition Hill ©
Apparition Hill
The historic urban site of Pocitelj ©
The historic urban site of Pocitelj

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nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
On the 21st (Sun), get engrossed in the history at War Photo Limited, then wander the streets of Cavtat Old Town, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Blaise, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, take an in-depth tour of Rector's Palace, then contemplate the long history of The Franciscan Church and Monastery, then step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort Lovrijenac.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Medjugorje to Dubrovnik in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Medjugorje in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Dubrovnik, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Cavtat Old Town
Highlights from your plan
War Photo Limited ©
War Photo Limited
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

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