21 days in Italy Itinerary

21 days in Italy Itinerary

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Venice
— 3 nights
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Polignano a Mare
— 1 night
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Amalfi
— 4 nights
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Sorrento
— 1 night
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Naples
— 2 nights
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Rome
— 4 nights
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Siena
— 3 nights
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Florence
— 2 nights

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Venice

Venice ©

City of Romance

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 Venice's surroundings by going to Vitturi Angelo (in Burano) and Padua (Memoria e Luce, Scrovegni Chapel, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Venice trip tool.

Birmingham, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Birmingham to Venice is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Birmingham in April: high temperatures in Venice hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Polignano a Mare.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

1
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Polignano a Mare

Polignano a Mare is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy, located on the Adriatic Sea. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Antonio, look for gifts at Valentino Zappi Jewels, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then make a trip to Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare, and finally admire the striking features of Palazzo Marchesale.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Polignano a Mare trip maker tool.

Fly from Venice to Polignano a Mare in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Polignano a Mare are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Amalfi.

Things to do in Polignano a Mare

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare ©
Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare

4
nights
Amalfi

Amalfi ©

Painted Town

Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Change things up with these side-trips from Amalfi: Il Sentiero Degli Dei (in Positano) and Torre di Grado (in Praiano). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello, examine the collection at Museo della Carta, make a trip to Vicoli, scale e archi, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale di San Lorenzo.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Amalfi vacation site.

Traveling by car from Polignano a Mare to Amalfi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Polignano a Mare in April since evenings lows in Amalfi dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Sorrento.

Things to do in Amalfi

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

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Sorrento

Land of the Sirens

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): go for a walk through Positano, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotta di Fornillo, then look for gifts at Artigianato Rallo, and finally savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sorrento trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Amalfi to Sorrento takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Naples.

Things to do in Sorrento

Tours · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Artigianato Rallo ©
Artigianato Rallo
Positano ©
Positano

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Macellum, admire the landmark architecture of Villa dei Misteri, explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, explore the ancient world of Fullonica di Stephanus, then delve into the distant past at Villa di Giulia Felice, and finally explore the ancient world of House of the Cryptoporticus. Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, then don't miss a visit to Villa Comunale, and then examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Naples online trip planner.

You can drive from Sorrento to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Villa dei Misteri ©
Villa dei Misteri
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano

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Rome

Rome ©

Eternal City

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: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

Take a train from Naples to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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

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Siena

Siena ©

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Siena is known for historic sites, museums, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Piazza del Campo, get engrossed in the history at MOnd - Museo della Contrada Capitana dell'Onda, steep yourself in history at Battistero di San Giovanni, and browse the exhibits of Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Siena sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Rome to Siena takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico ©
Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico

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Florence

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Palazzo Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then pause for some photo ops at Campanile di Giotto, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, then admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, then don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

Discover how to plan a Florence trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Siena to Florence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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

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