21 days in Italy Itinerary

21 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy vacation planner

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Fly
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San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Alghero, Sardinia
— 2 nights
Fly
3
San Vito lo Capo, Sicily
— 3 nights
Fly
4
Otranto
— 2 nights
Fly
5
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive
6
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive
7
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive
8
Trento
— 2 nights
Drive
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Venice
— 2 nights
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San Teodoro, Sardinia

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): kick back and relax at Porto Taverna Beach, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lu Impostu Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia La Cinta. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): stroll through Spiaggia Bianca, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then stroll through Porto Istana Beach.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our San Teodoro online itinerary maker.

Montreal, Canada to San Teodoro is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Montreal in July, you will find days in San Teodoro are somewhat warmer (37°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Alghero, Sardinia

— 2 nights

Little Barcelona

Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Capo Caccia and then take a memorable tour with Tours. Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Mugoni, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Maria Pia.

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Drive from San Teodoro to Alghero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. July in Alghero sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can fly to San Vito lo Capo.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

San Vito lo Capo, Sicily

— 3 nights
A vacation in San Vito lo Capo offers a chance to enjoy a sheltered bay and a town with distinctive Arab-Norman architecture.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro and Boat Tours & Water Sports. Escape the urban bustle at Spiaggia di Macari and Grotta Mangiapane. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Baia Santa Margherita, Castelluzzo di S.Vito Lo Capo and kick back and relax at Spiaggia Isuledda.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our San Vito lo Capo trip planning website.

Getting from Alghero to San Vito lo Capo by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and car. Expect a bit warmer evenings in San Vito lo Capo when traveling from Alghero in July, with lows around 26°C. On the 24th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Otranto.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Otranto

— 2 nights
Otranto is a town and comune in the province of Lecce (Apulia, Italy), in a fertile region once famous for its breed of horses.It is located on the east coast of the Salento peninsula. On the 25th (Mon), make a trip to Cattedrale Di Otranto, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Otranto, and then Head underground at Grotta della Poesia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): kick back and relax at Channel Ciolo, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then look and learn at Sidereus.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Otranto online trip planner.

Fly from San Vito lo Capo to Otranto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. While traveling from San Vito lo Capo, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Otranto, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can fly to Rome.

Things to do in Otranto

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Appreciate the collections at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. Discover out-of-the-way places like Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano and Church of St. Louis of the French. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and delve into the distant past at Pantheon.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planning site.

You can fly from Otranto to Rome in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Rome are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Assisi

— 1 night

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, stop by Assisi Jewels, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Chiara, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Assisi holiday planner.

Drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Assisi when traveling from Rome in July, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Florence

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some cultural insight at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John. Step off the beaten path and head to Historic Centre of San Gimignano and Pitti Palace. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio.

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

You can drive from Assisi to Florence in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In July, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Trento.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Trento

— 2 nights

Painted City

Tyrol's capital and one of the nation's wealthiest cities, Trento serves as the commercial and cultural center of the region.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): make a trip to Castel Thun, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di San Romedio, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piazza Duomo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Castello del Buonconsiglio Monumenti e Collezioni Provinciali, then have fun and explore at MUSE - Science Museum, and then explore the activities along Lago di Molveno.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Trento online itinerary maker.

You can drive from Florence to Trento in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Trento

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Venice

— 2 nights

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.
On the 5th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace, then browse the exhibits of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): explore the activities along Canal Grande, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, then pause for some serene contemplation at Scrovegni Chapel, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of St. Anthony.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Venice holiday planning website.

Drive from Trento to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.