16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Rome
— 3 nights
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Florence
— 2 nights
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Lucca
— 1 night
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Pisa
— 1 day
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La Spezia
— 1 night
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Cinque Terre
— 1 night
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Lucca
— 1 night
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Venice
— 2 nights
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Milan
— 1 night
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Tremezzina
— 1 day
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Milan
— 2 nights

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Colosseum. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Peter's Basilica and Church of St. Louis of the French. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Santa Maria della Vittoria and Stanze di Raffaello. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Prassede, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Campidoglio, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rome route planner.

Ahmedabad, India to Rome is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Ahmedabad in March; daily highs in Rome reach 19°C and lows reach 8°C. On the 6th (Sat), you'll travel to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini ©
Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Museum-lovers will get to explore Church and Museum of Orsanmichele and Palazzo Strozzi. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, admire the striking features of Loggia dei Lanzi, and take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lucca.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte

1
night
Lucca

Lucca
Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Lucca trip itinerary planning site.

You can take a train from Florence to Lucca in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Lucca are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. On the 9th (Tue), you're off to Pisa.

Things to do in Lucca

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

1
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Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Michele in Borgo, then see the interesting displays at National Museum of Saint Mathew, then admire the masterpieces at Museo delle Sinopie, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Baptistery of St. John.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Pisa trip planning tool.

Pisa is just a short distance from Lucca. In March, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to La Spezia.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Chiesa di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria ©
Chiesa di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Baptistery of St. John ©
Baptistery of St. John

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La Spezia

La Spezia
La Spezia, at the head of the Gulf of La Spezia in the Liguria region of Northern Italy, is the capital city of the province of La Spezia.In terms of population, La Spezia is the second city in the Liguria region, preceded just by Genoa. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a La Spezia trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Pisa to La Spezia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in La Spezia can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. On the 10th (Wed), you're off to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in La Spezia

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

1
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Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
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 10th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church, explore the historical opulence of Castello Doria, then hike along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Lorenzo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of San Giovanni Battista. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Ex Gallerie, then kick back and relax at Levanto Beach, and then admire the striking features of Chiesa Di San Pietro.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cinque Terre trip builder site.

You can take a train from La Spezia to Cinque Terre in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. In March, daily temperatures in Cinque Terre can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Lucca.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Levanto
Highlights from your plan
Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church ©
Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Chiesa di San Lorenzo ©
Chiesa di San Lorenzo

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Lucca

Lucca
For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Lucca tour planner.

Getting from Cinque Terre to Lucca by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. You will leave for Venice on the 12th (Fri).

Things to do in Lucca

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

2
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Venice

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.
Visit Piazza San Marco and Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Doge's Palace and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Scala Contarini del Bovolo, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, stop by Cannaregio, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria dei Miracoli.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Venice day trip website.

You can drive from Lucca to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. March in Venice sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©

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Milan

Milan
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan trip builder tool.

Drive from Venice to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. On the 15th (Mon), you'll travel to Tremezzina.

Things to do in Milan

Nightlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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Tremezzina

Tremezzina ©
The majestic Villa Carlotta is among the most popular places to visit in Tremezzina, its neoclassical architecture complimenting the lush, neatly maintained gardens and charming walkways.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Chiosco Villa Carlotta, admire the natural beauty at Villa Carlotta, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino, and finally wander the streets of Menaggio.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Tremezzina trip planner.

You can drive from Milan to Tremezzina in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Tremezzina can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Tremezzina

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Menaggio, Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino
Highlights from your plan
Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta
Menaggio ©
Menaggio

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Milan

Milan ©
On the 16th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Sant'Eustorgio, examine the collection at Museo del Novecento, examine the collection at Palazzo Reale, then admire the masterpieces at Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano, and finally steep yourself in history at Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Villa Necchi Campiglio, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan trip maker tool.

Drive from Tremezzina to Milan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Villa Necchi Campiglio ©
Villa Necchi Campiglio
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro

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