16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Riva Del Garda
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Trento
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Pinzolo
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Passo del Tonale
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Tuenno
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Bolzano
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Merano
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Bressanone
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Dobbiaco
— 2 nights
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Auronzo di Cadore
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Venzone
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Udine
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Gorizia
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Trieste
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Venice
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Riva Del Garda

— 1 night
Riva del Garda is a town and comune in the northern Italian province of Trento of the Trentino Alto Adige region. On the 1st (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Arco Castle and then get to know the fascinating history of Medieval Village of Canale.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Riva Del Garda journey site.

Rome to Riva Del Garda is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Rome in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Riva Del Garda, with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Trento.

Things to do in Riva Del Garda

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Trento

— 1 night

Painted City

Tyrol's capital and one of the nation's wealthiest cities, Trento serves as the commercial and cultural center of the region.
On the 2nd (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Parrocchia dell'Antica Abbaziale di Sant'Apollinare.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Trento travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Riva Del Garda to Trento by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Trento are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Pinzolo.

Things to do in Trento

Historic Sites

Pinzolo

— 1 night
Pinzolo is a small town and comune situated in Val Rendena in Trentino in the northern Italian Alps at an elevation of 800m.It is mainly known as a ski resort during the winter months and as a popular touristic destination in the summer. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Doss del Sabion, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa Parrochiale Santa Lucia, and then hit the slopes at Trentino Ski Emotion.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Pinzolo road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Trento to Pinzolo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In August in Pinzolo, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Passo del Tonale.

Things to do in Pinzolo

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Winter Sports

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Passo del Tonale

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): explore the landscape on two wheels at Ciclovia del Fiume Oglio, then explore the fascinating underground world of Galleria Paradiso, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Forte Mero e Forte Zaccarana, and finally trek along Sentiero Malga Valbiolo - Passo dei Contrabbandieri.

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You can drive from Pinzolo to Passo del Tonale in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Pinzolo in August, plan for colder days and slightly colder nights in Passo del Tonale: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tuenno.

Things to do in Passo del Tonale

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Museums
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Tuenno

Tuenno is a comune in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located about 30km north of Trento. On the 5th (Thu), hike along Sentiero delle Glare and then step into the grandiose world of Castel Valer.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Tuenno trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Passo del Tonale to Tuenno in an hour. Traveling from Passo del Tonale in August, expect nights in Tuenno to be somewhat warmer, around 19°C, while days are much hotter, around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bolzano.

Things to do in Tuenno

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Bolzano

— 1 night

Gateway to Dolomites

South Tyrol's capital, Bolzano, has been named the Italian city with the highest quality of life.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Via della Mostra.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bolzano trip planner.

Getting from Tuenno to Bolzano by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Merano.

Things to do in Bolzano

Historic Sites

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Merano

— 1 night
Merano or Meran is a town and comune in South Tyrol, northern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Cappella di Santa Barbara and then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria del Conforto Church.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Merano trip site.

Merano is just a short distance from Bolzano. In August, daily temperatures in Merano can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Bressanone.

Things to do in Merano

Historic Sites · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

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Bressanone

— 1 night
On the 7th (Sat), ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Municipale.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bressanone tour itinerary maker app.

Drive from Merano to Bressanone in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Bressanone sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Dobbiaco.

Things to do in Bressanone

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Dobbiaco

— 2 nights
On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have fun and explore at Villaggio degli alberi, steep yourself in history at Cimitero Di Guerra Sorgenti, then get a new perspective on nature at Centro Visite Dei Parchi Naturali, and finally explore the wide array of goods at Franz Kraler.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Dobbiaco trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bressanone to Dobbiaco takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Bressanone in August; daily highs in Dobbiaco reach 25°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Auronzo di Cadore.

Things to do in Dobbiaco

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Auronzo di Cadore

— 1 night
Auronzo di Cadore is a comune (municipality) in the province of Belluno (Cadore) in the Italian region of Veneto, located about 120km north of Venice and about 50km northeast of Belluno.The municipality of Auronzo di Cadore has the famous mountain group of the Tre Cime di Lavaredo and Lake Misurina. For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Auronzo di Cadore trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Dobbiaco to Auronzo di Cadore takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Dobbiaco in August, with highs in Auronzo di Cadore at 34°C and lows at 21°C. On the 11th (Wed), you'll travel to Venzone.

Things to do in Auronzo di Cadore

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature

Venzone

— 1 night
Venzone is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Udine in the Italian region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia.GeographyIt is located in the historic Friuli region, about 90km northwest of Trieste and about 30km north of Udine. Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at 1976-Frammenti di Memoria and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di Sant'Antonio a Gemona.

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Traveling by car from Auronzo di Cadore to Venzone takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Udine.

Things to do in Venzone

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Udine

— 1 day
Udine is a city and comune in northeastern Italy, in the middle of the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, between the Adriatic Sea and the Alps (Alpi Carniche). On the 12th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Museo del Risorgimento, then get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico, then pause for some photo ops at Ercole e Caco, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza XX Settembre.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Udine online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Venzone to Udine takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Udine can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Gorizia.

Things to do in Udine

Museums · Historic Sites
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Gorizia

— 1 night
Gorizia is a town and comune in northeastern Italy, in the autonomous region of Friuli Venezia Giulia. On the 13th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario del Preval and then ponder the world of politics at Palazzo del Tribunale di Gorizia.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Gorizia day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Udine to Gorizia takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Gorizia can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Trieste.

Things to do in Gorizia

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Trieste

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Adriatic

Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Trieste itinerary planner.

Drive from Gorizia to Trieste in an hour. August in Trieste sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Trieste

Museums · Historic Sites

Venice

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santo Stefano, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Salvador, then explore the world behind art at Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna, and finally add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Trieste to Venice in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Venice are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
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