17 days in Italy Itinerary

17 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 1 night
2
Verona
— 1 night
3
Venice
— 3 nights
4
Florence
— 1 night
5
Siena
— Few hours
6
Naples
— 4 nights
7
Rome
— 4 nights
8
Pisa
— Few hours
9
Genoa
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
On the 18th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, browse the different shops at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and finally steep yourself in history at Il Cenacolo. On the next day, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, thencatch a live event at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Como (Duomo).

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Milan vacation planning app.

If you are flying in from Cayman Islands, the closest major aiports are Malpensa International Airport, Milano Linate Airport and Il Caravaggio International Airport. August in Milan sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

1
night
Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): make a trip to Piazza Bra, see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, thentake in the views from Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Verona trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Milan to Verona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daytime highs in Verona are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe

3
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Canal Grande, Walking tours, Basilica di San Marco, and other attractions you added. On the 21st (Mon), see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, thenexplore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thensteep yourself in history at Squero di San Trovaso, and finally take a stroll through Cannaregio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, thencontemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Venice sightseeing website.

Drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In August in Venice, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Piazzale Michelangelo, Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Loggia dei Lanzi.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip app.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can drive to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

few
hours
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Siena, take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Mangia, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena online travel planner.

Getting from Florence to Siena by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Siena can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Torre del Mangia ©
Torre del Mangia

4
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Change things up with these side-trips from Naples: Vesuvio National Park (in Ottaviano), Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Villa Rufolo, &more) and Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Fornillo, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, and learn about all things military at Galleria Borbonica.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Naples visit planner.

Traveling by car from Siena to Naples takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Ravello, Positano, Vesuvio National Park, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

4
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, make a trip to Spanish Steps, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Pisa.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

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

few
hours
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 1st (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Pisa, thendon't miss a visit to Leaning Tower of Pisa, thenadmire the striking features of St Martin Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Anfiteatro.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Pisa online itinerary builder.

You can fly from Rome to Pisa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Pisa can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Genoa.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lucca
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
St Martin Cathedral ©
St Martin Cathedral

2
nights
Genoa

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): make a trip to Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Chiesa Di San Donato, wander the streets of Boccadasse, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Baia del Silenzio.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Genoa trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Pisa to Genoa takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Pisa in September since evenings lows in Genoa dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Genoa

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Baia del Silenzio
Highlights from your plan
Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa
Baia del Silenzio ©
Baia del Silenzio
Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi ©
Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi

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