20 days in Italy Itinerary

20 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brindisi
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Venice
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Milan
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Rome
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
6
Salerno
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
7
Positano
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
End: Brindisi

2
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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Venice day trip app.

Brindisi to Venice is an approximately 3.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and finally admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Milan trip site.

You can take a train from Venice to Milan in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip planner.

Take a train from Milan to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri ©
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

3
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Step out of Assisi to go to Perugia and see Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, which is approximately 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, and explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Assisi tour itinerary builder.

You can drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Florence in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 18°C in Assisi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trip

Perugia
Highlights from your plan
Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola

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: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, make a trip to Spanish Steps, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Rome are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Salerno.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Get out of town with these interesting Salerno side-trips: Monte Finestra (in Tramonti), Minori (Spas & Basilica of Saint Trofimena) and Ravello (Ravello Arte, Chiesa Dell'Annunziata, &more). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Arciconfraternita della Santissima Annunziata e del Santissimo Rosario, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Agostino, don't miss a visit to Via dei Mercanti, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Salerno War Cemetery.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Salerno planning tool.

Getting from Rome to Salerno by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Rome in June, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Salerno: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can catch the ferry to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Historic Sites Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Ravello, Minori, Monte Finestra, Arciconfraternita della Santissima Annunziata e del Santissimo Rosario
Highlights from your plan
Salerno War Cemetery ©
Salerno War Cemetery
Le Ville di Ravello ©
Le Ville di Ravello
Monte Finestra ©
Monte Finestra

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Villa Rufolo, &more) and Amalfi (Duomo di Sant'Andrea & Museo della Carta). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Fornillo, admire the local landmark of Fontana sant'Andrea, go for a walk through Positano, and get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Positano vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by ferry from Salerno to Positano takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Positano

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Praiano
Highlights from your plan
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Valle dei Mulini ©
Valle dei Mulini

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