16 days in Italy, Greece & Croatia Itinerary

16 days in Italy, Greece & Croatia Itinerary

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Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
2
Fira, Greece
— 2 nights
3
Capri, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
7
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights

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Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, then contemplate the long history of Ancient Agora of Athens, then stop by Plaka, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Agios Eleftherios Church. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, don't miss a visit to Plateia Syntagmatos, then appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, and finally take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Athens trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Athens is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Athens. In September in Athens, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
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Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then take in the dramatic natural features at Skaros Rock, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Santorini Sailing, then explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, then kick back and relax at Red Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Fira trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Fira takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. In September, daytime highs in Fira are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Capri.

Things to do in Fira

Tours · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Imerovigli, Ekklisia Panagia Platsani, Santorini Sailing
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Skaros Rock ©
Skaros Rock

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Capri, Italy

Capri ©
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
On the 15th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Via Camerelle, identify plant and animal life at Capri Island Tour, then take in the awesome beauty at Monte Solaro, and finally stroll through Marina Piccola. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Chiesa di santo Stefano, make a trip to Piazza Umberto I, stop by Eco Capri, then take in panoramic vistas at Belvedere di Tragara, then step into the grandiose world of Castiglione, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Capri vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Fira to Capri in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in Capri can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Capri

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Monte Solaro
Highlights from your plan
Capri Island Tour ©
Capri Island Tour
Belvedere Cannone ©
Belvedere Cannone
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally make a trip to Trevi Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and then don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rome online trip builder.

Traveling by combination of ferry and train from Capri to Rome takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Rome when traveling from Capri in September, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Punta della Dogana, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, then don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, and finally see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally admire the striking features of Ca' Zenobio degli Armeni.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Venice tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Rome to Venice by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September in Venice, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Split.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

1
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Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 21st (Tue), examine the collection at Froggyland, appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Palazzo di Diocleziano.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Split trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Venice to Split in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daytime highs in Split are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Froggyland ©
Froggyland

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Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
On the 22nd (Wed), examine the collection at Korcula Town Museum, contemplate the long history of Kula Morska Vrata, then pause for some serene contemplation at Sveti Mihovil, then contemplate the long history of Forteca, and finally don't miss a visit to Korcula Town Walls. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Atelier Abel, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, explore the galleries of Vapor gallery, don't miss a visit to Zakerja Tower, then take in the exciting artwork at Bags by Kristina, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Korcula Town trip planning website.

Ride a ferry from Split to Korcula Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Korcula Town can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to ride a ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Korcula Town Walls ©
Korcula Town Walls
Kula Morska Vrata ©
Kula Morska Vrata
Sveti Mihovil ©
Sveti Mihovil

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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 24th (Fri), wander the streets of Old Town and then steep yourself in history at Dubrovnik City Walls.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Dubrovnik travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. September in Dubrovnik sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls

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