20 days in Italy Itinerary

20 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Rome
— 3 nights
Train + Subway:  3 h
3
Ravello
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Florence
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
6
Milan
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Toronto

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua) and Verona (Casa di Giulietta & Arena di Verona). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Canal Grande, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Venice online journey builder.

Toronto, Canada to Venice is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Toronto to Venice, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Toronto, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Venice, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
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: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, steep yourself in history at Colosseum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Rome journey maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Rome takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

4
nights
Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Get out of town with these interesting Ravello side-trips: Positano (Il Sentiero Degli Dei, Fornillo, &more). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Spiaggia di castiglione, admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido di Ravello, and see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ravello trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and subway from Rome to Ravello takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Rome in August, plan for slightly colder days in Ravello, with highs around 34°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Ravello

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Positano, Lido Capo di Conca
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Speed Boats Tours

3
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Venture out of the city with trips to Famiglia Buccelletti Winery (in Castiglion Fiorentino), Vineria del Carmine (in La Bruna) and Azienda Agricola Leuta (in Pietraia). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, and step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Assisi road trip planner.

You can drive from Ravello to Assisi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Ravello in August since evenings lows in Assisi dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Perugia, Azienda Agricola Leuta, Famiglia Buccelletti Winery
Highlights from your plan
Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Siena (Battistero di San Giovanni & Piazza del Campo). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the landmark architecture of The Baptistery of St. John, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Florence online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Assisi to Florence by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Siena, Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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 14th (Fri), explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, and then get outside with Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Milan sightseeing planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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