22 days in Italy Itinerary

22 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly to Pisa International Airport, Drive to Lucca
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Lucca
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cinque Terre
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bergamo
— 4 nights
Drive
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Castelnuovo del Garda
— 1 night
Drive
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Verona
— 5 nights
Drive
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Garda
— 1 night
Drive
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Corvara in Badia
— 2 nights
Drive
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Dobbiaco
— 3 nights
Drive to Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport, Fly to Linton

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Lucca

— 3 nights

City of a Hundred Churches

Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lucca: Asciutti Carlo (in Carrara), Nona - Matanna da Stazzema (in Stazzema) and Pisa (Piazza dei Miracoli & Leaning Tower of Pisa). There's much more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa, contemplate the long history of Le mura di Lucca, don't miss a visit to Badia Di San Pietro a Camaiore, and admire the striking features of St Martin Cathedral.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lucca attractions planner.

Linton, UK to Lucca is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Linton in August, with highs in Lucca at 35°C and lows at 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Lucca

Parks · Wineries · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cinque Terre

— 2 nights

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): hike along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, see some colorful creatures with Enjoy Cinqueterre Boat Tours, and then relax and rejuvenate at Vernazza Massage and Reflexology. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Cantina du Sciacchetra and then walk around Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Cinque Terre online day trip planner.

You can drive from Lucca to Cinque Terre in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bergamo.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Tours

Side Trip

Bergamo

— 4 nights

City of a Thousand

In the foothills of the Alps, Bergamo is features a wealth of artistic treasures and a charming medieval atmosphere.
Explore Bergamo's surroundings by going to Cathedral of Como (Duomo) (in Como), Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo (in Suello) and Bellagio (Profumeria Bellagio, I Giardini di Villa Melzi, &more). The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of La Citta Alta, get outside with Air Emotions, and take in breathtaking views at Orrido di Bellano.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bergamo road trip site.

Getting from Cinque Terre to Bergamo by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can drive to Castelnuovo del Garda.

Things to do in Bergamo

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Castelnuovo del Garda

— 1 night
Castelnuovo del Garda is an Italian comune (municipality), in the Province of Verona, in Veneto, on a couple of morainic hills few kilometers south-east from Garda lake. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Gardaland Park.

To find ratings and more tourist information, use the Castelnuovo del Garda trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Bergamo to Castelnuovo del Garda in 1.5 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 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Castelnuovo del Garda

Theme Parks
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Verona

— 5 nights

City of Romeo and Juliet

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Verona: Basilica of St. Anthony (in Padua), Venice (Cannaregio, Canal Grande, &more) and Villa Bassi Rathgeb (in Abano Terme). And it doesn't end there: experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, pause for some serene contemplation at Cappella dei Notai, wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, and don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Verona trip planner.

Verona is very close to Castelnuovo del Garda. In August, daytime highs in Verona are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Garda.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Garda

— 1 night
On the 20th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Garda, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimitero di Guerra Tedesco, then learn about winemaking at Villa Calicantus, and finally head outdoors with La Rocca.

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You can drive from Verona to Garda in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Garda can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Corvara in Badia.

Things to do in Garda

Parks · Outdoors · Wineries · Nature

Side Trips

Corvara in Badia

— 2 nights
Corvara is a comune (municipality) in South Tyrol in northern Italy, located about 40km east of Bolzano.GeographyAs of 30 November 2010, it had a population of 1,340 and an area of 42.2km2.Corvara borders the following municipalities: Badia, Canazei, Livinallongo del Col di Lana, San Martin de Tor, and Sëlva.Corvara is the main center of Alta Badia, a prestigious tourist area located at the top end of the Val Badia, surrounded by the peaks of the Dolomites mountains. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): see the interesting displays at Museum Ladin Ursus ladinicus, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Caterina, then take some stellar pictures from Ferrata Tridentina, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Colfosco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Sompunt Lake, explore the striking landscape at Seiser Alm, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Boe.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Corvara in Badia trip tool.

Getting from Garda to Corvara in Badia by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. When traveling from Garda in August, plan for much colder days and little chillier nights in Corvara in Badia: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Dobbiaco.

Things to do in Corvara in Badia

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Dobbiaco

— 3 nights
Go for a jaunt from Dobbiaco to San Candido to see Parco Naturale Tre Cime (Dolomiti Patrimonio dell’Umanita - UNESCO) about 32 minutes away.

To find more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Dobbiaco trip planner.

Getting from Corvara in Badia to Dobbiaco by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Corvara in Badia in August, things will get a bit warmer in Dobbiaco: highs are around 25°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dobbiaco

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

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.