19 days in Italy Itinerary

19 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 2 nights
2
Florence
— 2 nights
3
Rome
— 2 nights
4
Naples
— 5 nights
5
Maiori
— 3 nights
6
Positano
— 4 nights

2
nights
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 24th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, thenmake a trip to Piazza del Duomo, and finally steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco. Keep things going the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Il Cenacolo.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Milan sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from New Zealand, the closest major aiports are Malpensa International Airport, Milano Linate Airport and Il Caravaggio International Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Tours Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, thenmake a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Cappelle Medicee, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Campanile di Giotto.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Florence driving holiday planning tool.

You can take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. May in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

2
nights
Rome

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 28th (Thu): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and finally explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, thencontemplate the long history of Roman Forum, thensteep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome road trip planning website.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rome, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

5
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Venture out of the city with trips to Reggia di Caserta (in Caserta), Cilento (in Salerno) and Castello Aragonese d'Ischia (in Ischia). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, don't miss a visit to Piazza del Plebiscito, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister of Santa Chiara.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Naples itinerary planning site.

Traveling by train from Rome to Naples takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Maiori.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Reggia di Caserta, Cilento, Castello Aragonese d'Ischia
Highlights from your plan
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero

3
nights
Maiori

Maiori ©
Maiori is a town and comune on the Amalfi coast in the province of Salerno . When in Maiori, make a side trip to see Villa Cimbrone Gardens in Ravello, approximately Ravello away. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, look for gifts at Mini Store, take in the dramatic scenery at Valle delle Ferriere, and take in nature's colorful creations at Giardino Esotico Beniamino Cimini.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Maiori trip builder.

Getting from Naples to Maiori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Naples in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Maiori, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Maiori

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello
Highlights from your plan
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

4
nights
Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Positano is known for beaches, shopping, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei, stroll through Fornillo, don't miss a visit to Parrocchia Di San Gennaro, and take in panoramic vistas at Torre di Grado.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Positano online travel route builder.

You can drive from Maiori to Positano in 1.5 hours. In June in Positano, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Praiano
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Parrocchia Di San Gennaro ©
Parrocchia Di San Gennaro

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