21 days in Italy Itinerary

21 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Como
— 2 nights
2
Verona
— 2 nights
3
Venice
— 4 nights
4
Positano
— 4 nights
5
Rome
— 4 nights
6
Florence
— 3 nights

2
nights
Como

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Duomo di Milano and Broletto are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Lido di Faggeto Miamilaryo and Lido di Moltrasio. Get out of town with these interesting Como side-trips: Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar (in Griante) and Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II (in Milan). There's still lots to do: look for gifts at Dep Design Store.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Como trip itinerary maker tool.

Bogota, Colombia to Como is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Colombia Standard Time (COT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. In May in Como, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Como

Outdoors Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Milan, Lido di Faggeto Miamilaryo, Lido di Moltrasio, Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Broletto ©
Broletto

2
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Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
On the 11th (Fri), wander the streets of Quinzano, delve into the distant past at Arena di Verona, thenwander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, and finally step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): look for gifts at Cioccolateria Via Conventino, examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, thenpause for some serene contemplation at San Fermo Maggiore, Verona, and finally look for gifts at Piacere Divino Enoteca E Vini Sfusi.

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

Traveling by car from Como to Verona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Verona sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco. Museum-lovers will appreciate Doge's Palace and Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, steep yourself in history at Scala Contarini del Bovolo, and explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Venice online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Positano.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Padua
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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.
Get some historical perspective at Duomo di Ravello and Villa Cimbrone Gardens. Get some cultural insight at Duomo di Sant'Andrea and Ravello Arte. Venture out of the city with trips to Ravello (La Bottega delle Arti & Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela) and Lido Capo di Conca (in Conca dei Marini). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Grande, stop by Il Gusto della Costa, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Antichi Sapori d'Amalfi.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Positano online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Positano takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, subway, and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Positano

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Il Gusto della Costa, Lido Capo di Conca
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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.
Colosseum and Piazza Navona are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Pantheon and Villa Adriana. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, take a stroll through Trastevere, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Rome online trip maker.

Getting from Positano to Rome by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Villa Adriana
Highlights from your plan
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Basilica of Santa Croce will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Pitti Palace. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in May, Florence is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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