17 days in Italy Itinerary

17 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Mumbai
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Naples
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h
2
Sorrento
— 2 nights
+2
Subway + Train + Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Lampedusa
— 1 night
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Train:  3 h 45 min
4
Taormina, Sicily
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
San Vito lo Capo, Sicily
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Bus:  4 h
6
San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Baunei, Sardinia
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
8
Alghero, Sardinia
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
9
Venice
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
10
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
11
Orvieto
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 2nd (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Gregorio Armeno, see the interesting displays at Ospedale delle Bambole, take an in-depth tour of Museo delle Torture, stop by Salumeria Rafele o' Lattaro, then wander the streets of Decumani di Napoli, and finally make a trip to Piazza del Gesu Nuovo. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Acquaquiglia del Pozzaro, explore the historical opulence of Castel Capuano, delve into the distant past at House of Menander (Casa del Menandro), delve into the distant past at Odeon - Teatro Piccolo, then delve into the distant past at Casa del Poeta Tragico, and finally explore the ancient world of Temple of Jupiter.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Naples day trip planning site.

Mumbai, India to Naples is an approximately 13.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. In October, Naples is slightly colder than Mumbai - with highs of 27°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Sorrento.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Pompeii, Ercolano
Highlights from your plan
Chiesa di San Gregorio Armeno ©
Chiesa di San Gregorio Armeno
Casa di Nettuno e Anfitrite ©
Casa di Nettuno e Anfitrite
Castel Capuano ©
Castel Capuano

2
nights
Sorrento

Sorrento ©
A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
On the 4th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Sorrento, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo dei San Filippo e Giacomo, admire the verdant scenery at Il Vallone dei Mulini, admire the natural beauty at Villa Comunale, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Sant'Antonino, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Antonino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: savor the flavors at Antichi Sapori d'Amalfi, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso, then admire the verdant scenery at Valle dei Mulini, and finally admire the masterpieces at Correale di Terranova Museum.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sorrento trip planner.

Getting from Naples to Sorrento by ferry takes about an hour. Other options: take a subway; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Sorrento

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Amalfi
Highlights from your plan
Cattedrale di Sorrento ©
Cattedrale di Sorrento
Correale di Terranova Museum ©
Correale di Terranova Museum
Il Vallone dei Mulini ©
Il Vallone dei Mulini

1
night
Lampedusa

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Santuario di Nostra Signora di Lampedusa, Lampedusa, look for all kinds of wild species at Centro Recupero Tartarughe Marine, look for gifts at Il Pescato Di Lampedusa S.A.S. Di Costa Antonino & C., then make a trip to Archivio Storico Lampedusa, then head outdoors with Mare Morto, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Faro di Capo Grecale.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Lampedusa online trip builder.

Getting from Sorrento to Lampedusa by combination of subway, train, and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Lampedusa when traveling from Sorrento in October, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Taormina.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Wildlife Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Centro Recupero Tartarughe Marine
Highlights from your plan
Mare Morto ©
Mare Morto
Faro di Capo Grecale ©
Faro di Capo Grecale

1
night
Taormina, Sicily

Taormina ©
With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): examine the collection at Pavone Francesco, explore the world behind art at Palazzo Duchi di Santo Stefano, take in the exciting artwork at Kerameion, appreciate the extensive heritage of Palazzo Ciampoli di Taormina, then get outside with Lido la Pigna, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Domenica.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Taormina driving holiday tool.

Getting from Lampedusa to Taormina by combination of flight and train takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Lampedusa in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Taormina, with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can go by car to San Vito lo Capo.

Things to do in Taormina

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Pavone Francesco ©
Pavone Francesco
Palazzo Ciampoli di Taormina ©
Palazzo Ciampoli di Taormina
Lido la Pigna ©
Lido la Pigna

1
night
San Vito lo Capo, Sicily

San Vito lo Capo ©
A vacation in San Vito lo Capo offers a chance to enjoy a sheltered bay and a town with distinctive Arab-Norman architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): kick back and relax at Caletta del Bue Marino, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Santa Margherita, delve into the distant past at Tonnara del Secco, enjoy the sand and surf at Lido San Vito, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Stabilimento Balneare Al Sabbione, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario Di San Vito.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the San Vito lo Capo route builder site.

Traveling by car from Taormina to San Vito lo Capo takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to San Teodoro.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Santuario Di San Vito ©
Santuario Di San Vito
Tonnara del Secco ©
Tonnara del Secco
Libreria Arcobaleno ©
Libreria Arcobaleno

1
night
San Teodoro, Sardinia

San Teodoro ©
A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
On the 9th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Ginepro Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Punta Molara, stop by La Bottega della Pasta, take in the dramatic scenery at La Punta Falls, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Cala D’Ambra, and finally get outside with Nata Libera.

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

Do a combination of car, flight, and bus from San Vito lo Capo to San Teodoro in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in San Teodoro when traveling from San Vito lo Capo in October, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Baunei.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Maneggio La Cinta ©
Maneggio La Cinta
La Bottega della Pasta ©
La Bottega della Pasta

1
night
Baunei, Sardinia

Baunei ©
Baunei is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian island of Sardinia.GeographyThe municipality of Baunei is located about 100km northeast of Cagliari and about 11km north of Tortolì. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at San Giovanni, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Dell'assunta DI Santa Maria Navarrese, take a leisurely stroll along Marina Marina di Baunei and Santa Maria Navarrese, trek along Selvaggio Blu, then kick back and relax at Cala Biriala, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cala dei Gabbiani.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Baunei online travel route planner.

You can drive from San Teodoro to Baunei in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Baunei when traveling from San Teodoro in October, with lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Alghero.

Things to do in Baunei

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Selvaggio Blu
Highlights from your plan
Cala dei Gabbiani ©
Cala dei Gabbiani
Selvaggio Blu ©
Selvaggio Blu
Chiesa Dell'assunta DI Santa Maria Navarrese ©
Chiesa Dell'assunta DI Santa Maria Navarrese

1
night
Alghero, Sardinia

Alghero ©
Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
On the 11th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Civica, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Francesco, kick back and relax at Lido San Giovanni, take advantage of the amenities at Summer Dream, then make a trip to Affacci a mare: Bastioni e Lungomare, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Centro storico.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Alghero tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Baunei to Alghero in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Baunei in October since evenings lows in Alghero dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Alghero

Historic Sites Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Chiesa di San Francesco ©
Chiesa di San Francesco
Summer Dream ©
Summer Dream
Affacci a mare: Bastioni e Lungomare ©
Affacci a mare: Bastioni e Lungomare

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take a stroll through Campo Santa Margherita, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Pantalon, step into the grandiose world of Palazzo Mocenigo, explore the world behind art at Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, and finally get advice or help at Museo Querini Stampalia.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Venice online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Alghero to Venice takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Alghero in October, expect Venice to be a bit cooler, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Venice

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo Mocenigo ©
Palazzo Mocenigo
Church of San Pantalon ©
Church of San Pantalon
Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna ©

1
night
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 13th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Monastero di San Giuseppe, explore the ancient world of Parrocchia Santa Maria Maggiore - Frati Cappuccini Assisi, make a trip to Oratorio S. Francesco Piccolino, get engrossed in the history at Museo della Memoria, then contemplate the long history of Arco del Seminario, and finally examine the collection at Museo del Tesoro e Collezione F.M. Perkins.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Assisi driving holiday app.

Traveling by car from Venice to Assisi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In October, daytime highs in Assisi are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Orvieto.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Monastero di San Giuseppe ©
Monastero di San Giuseppe
Piazza Superiore di San Francesco ©
Piazza Superiore di San Francesco

4
nights
Orvieto

Orvieto ©
The striking town of Orvieto, perched on a volcanic cliff overlooking the Umbrian countryside, is known as the Green Heart of Italy.
Centro Storico di Celleno Vecchia and Centro Storico Orvieto are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Parrocchia Santissimo Nome Di Gesu' and Chiesa di San Flaviano. Venture out of the city with trips to Bartolomei Al Vecchio Frantoio dei F.Lli Bartolomei (in Montecchio), Montepulciano (Via di Gracciano nel Corso, Centro storico, &more) and Lungolago di Marta (in Marta). There's still lots to do: take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Moro, get to know the fascinating history of Rocca Albornoziana, see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Orvieto, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Angelo.

Before you visit Orvieto, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Assisi to Orvieto by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Orvieto can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Orvieto

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Montepulciano, Montefiascone, Comune di Bolsena, Bartolomei Al Vecchio Frantoio dei F.Lli Bartolomei, Castello di Torre Alfina
Highlights from your plan
Sant'Andrea, Orvieto ©
Sant'Andrea, Orvieto
Chiesa di San Flaviano ©
Chiesa di San Flaviano

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