24 days in Italy Itinerary

24 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: London
+4
Train + Fly + Foot + Bus + Train:  7 h
1
Orvieto
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Volterra
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Viareggio
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
5
Cinque Terre
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
6
Milan
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
7
Bellagio
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
8
Verona
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 30 min
9
Venice
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
10
Udine
— 1 night
+3
Train + Foot + Fly + Bus:  5 h 45 min
11
Noto, Sicily
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
12
Alcara li Fusi, Sicily
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 30 min
13
Porto Cesareo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
14
Matera
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
15
Sorrento
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
16
Pescasseroli
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: London

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Orvieto

Orvieto ©
The striking town of Orvieto, perched on a volcanic cliff overlooking the Umbrian countryside, is known as the Green Heart of Italy.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): contemplate the long history of Necropoli Etrusca Di Crocifisso Del Tufo, then hike along Anello della Rupe, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Orvieto.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Orvieto journey planner.

London, UK to Orvieto is an approximately 7- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Orvieto due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in April: high temperatures in Orvieto hover around 21°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Orvieto

Nature Trails Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Anello della Rupe ©
Anello della Rupe
Duomo di Orvieto ©
Duomo di Orvieto
Necropoli Etrusca Di Crocifisso Del Tufo ©
Necropoli Etrusca Di Crocifisso Del Tufo

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): kick back and relax at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno, view the masterpieces at Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri, ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, then explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and finally explore the world behind art at Palazzo Strozzi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then explore the world behind art at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Florence trip planner.

You can take a train from Orvieto to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Volterra.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Beaches Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

1
night
Volterra

Volterra ©
Volterra is a walled mountaintop town in the Tuscany region of Italy of which its history dates to before the 7th century BC and has substantial structures from the Etruscan, Roman, and Medieval periods.HistoryVolterra, known to the ancient Etruscans as Velathri or Vlathri and to the Romans as Volaterrae, is a town and comune in the Tuscany region of Italy. Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): examine the collection at Museo Etrusco Guarnacci, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca e Museo Civico, then explore the world behind art at Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art, then take in the dramatic natural features at Balze, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo della Tortura.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Volterra trip planning tool.

Drive from Florence to Volterra in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Volterra can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Viareggio.

Things to do in Volterra

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Museo della Tortura ©
Museo della Tortura
Museo Etrusco Guarnacci ©
Museo Etrusco Guarnacci
Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art ©
Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art

1
night
Viareggio

Viareggio ©
Viareggio is a city and comune in northern Tuscany, Italy, on the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at La Lecciona, then see the interesting displays at Museo Villa Puccini, then try to win big at Sentiero n. 7b - Via delle Ginestre, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Paolino.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Viareggio road trip site.

Drive from Volterra to Viareggio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Viareggio can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Viareggio

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Sentiero n. 7b - Via delle Ginestre, Museo Villa Puccini
Highlights from your plan
La Lecciona ©
La Lecciona
Museo Villa Puccini ©
Museo Villa Puccini
Chiesa di San Paolino ©
Chiesa di San Paolino

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nights
Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Take a break from the city and head to Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza and Cinque Terre Trails. Do some cultural sightseeing at Museo audiovisivo della Resistenza and Castello di Lerici. Step out of Cinque Terre to go to Lerici and see Lido di Lerici Stabilimento Balneare, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's more to do: stroll through Sentiero 586 (ex n.6D) Volastra-Case Pianca.

To find out how to plan a trip to Cinque Terre, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Viareggio to Cinque Terre in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, daytime highs in Cinque Terre are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Lerici, Museo audiovisivo della Resistenza, Sentiero 586 (ex n.6D) Volastra-Case Pianca
Highlights from your plan
Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Sentiero 586 (ex n.6D) Volastra-Case Pianca ©
Sentiero 586 (ex n.6D) Volastra-Case Pianca

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nights
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 8th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, then explore the activities along Basin Viarenna, then take an in-depth tour of Villa Necchi Campiglio, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Poldi Pezzoli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca di Brera, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then take in the exciting artwork at Museo del Design 1880-1980, and finally view the masterpieces at Mostra Fotografica Steve McCurry - Oltre lo Sguardo.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan trip maker.

You can take a train from Cinque Terre to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Bellagio.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Mostra Fotografica Steve McCurry - Oltre lo Sguardo
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
Pinacoteca di Brera ©
Pinacoteca di Brera

1
night
Bellagio

Bellagio ©
Known as the pearl of Lake Como for its luxury accommodations, high-end shops, and fine dining options, Bellagio serves as the lake's premiere resort town.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): examine the collection at Museum Moto Guzzi, trek along Sentiero del Viandante, then explore the galleries of Madonna del Ghisallo, and finally admire the natural beauty at I Giardini di Villa Melzi.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bellagio trip maker.

Traveling by train from Milan to Bellagio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daytime highs in Bellagio are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Bellagio

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Sentiero del Viandante, Museum Moto Guzzi, Madonna del Ghisallo
Highlights from your plan
I Giardini di Villa Melzi ©
I Giardini di Villa Melzi
Madonna del Ghisallo ©
Madonna del Ghisallo
Museum Moto Guzzi ©
Museum Moto Guzzi

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Parco Natura Viva, experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, and finally explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio.

To find where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Verona day trip tool.

You can drive from Bellagio to Verona in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daytime highs in Verona are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Parco Natura Viva
Highlights from your plan
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Casa di Giulietta ©
Casa di Giulietta

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): head off the coast to San Michele Cemetery, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and finally explore the world behind art at Ca' d'Oro. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Giudecca, then admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Mocenigo.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice day trip app.

You can take a bus from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can take a bus to Udine.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

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night
Udine

Udine
Udine is a city and comune in northeastern Italy, in the middle of the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, between the Adriatic Sea and the Alps (Alpi Carniche). On the 14th (Thu), explore the landscape on two wheels at L’ippovia della Valle del Cormor.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Udine day trip planning app.

You can take a bus from Venice to Udine in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 14th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Noto.

Things to do in Udine

Trails Parks Outdoors

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Noto, Sicily

Noto ©
Noto is a city and comune in the Province of Syracuse, Sicily, Italy. On the 15th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Farmacia Vindigni, admire the masterpieces at Galleria d'Arte Contemporanea Elvira Emilia Pirrone Resso, see the interesting displays at Museo del presepe “Le Mille e una grotta”, then contemplate the long history of Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Santa Chiara.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Noto using our trip planner.

Getting from Udine to Noto by combination of train, flight, and bus takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, shuttle, flight, and bus; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Alcara li Fusi.

Things to do in Noto

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto
Highlights from your plan
Farmacia Vindigni ©
Farmacia Vindigni
Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto ©
Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto
Chiesa Santa Chiara ©
Chiesa Santa Chiara

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Alcara li Fusi, Sicily

Alcara li Fusi ©
Alcara li Fusi is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Messina in the Italian region Sicily, located about 120km east of Palermo and about 80km west of Messina. On the 16th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Parco dei Nebrodi.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Alcara li Fusi day trip tool.

You can drive from Noto to Alcara li Fusi in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Porto Cesareo.

Things to do in Alcara li Fusi

Wildlife Nature Trails

Side Trip

Parco dei Nebrodi
Highlights from your plan
Parco dei Nebrodi ©
Parco dei Nebrodi

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Porto Cesareo

Porto Cesareo ©
Porto Cesareo is a town and comune in the Italian province of Lecce in the Apulia region of south-east Italy.The area around the sea of Porto Cesareo is a beautiful example of "Maquis Shrubland". Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Gallipoli, get engrossed in the history at Castello di Gallipoli, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Cattedrale di Sant'Agata, and finally stroll through Spiaggia di Torre Chianca. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Museo della Civilta del Vino Primitivo and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Palude del Conte e Duna Costiera.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Porto Cesareo trip planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Alcara li Fusi to Porto Cesareo. In April, daily temperatures in Porto Cesareo can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Matera.

Things to do in Porto Cesareo

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Gallipoli, Museo della Civilta del Vino Primitivo
Highlights from your plan
Centro Storico di Gallipoli ©
Centro Storico di Gallipoli
Museo della Civilta del Vino Primitivo ©
Museo della Civilta del Vino Primitivo
Castello di Gallipoli ©
Castello di Gallipoli

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Matera

Matera ©
Famous for its resemblance to the ancient settlements of Jerusalem and Cappadocia, Matera remains one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
On the 19th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa del Purgatorio, then see the interesting displays at Sassi in Miniatura, then see the interesting displays at MUSMA Museum of Contemporary Sculpture, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Sassi di Matera.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Matera holiday maker site.

Drive from Porto Cesareo to Matera in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Porto Cesareo in April: highs in Matera hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sorrento.

Things to do in Matera

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sassi in Miniatura ©
Sassi in Miniatura
Sassi di Matera ©
Sassi di Matera
Chiesa del Purgatorio ©
Chiesa del Purgatorio

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Sorrento

Sorrento ©
A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): kick back and relax at Fornillo and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Grande. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Museobottega della Tarsialignea, contemplate the waterfront views at Marina di Puolo, and then kick back and relax at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Sorrento attractions app.

You can drive from Matera to Sorrento in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and subway; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. Traveling from Matera in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Sorrento, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Pescasseroli.

Things to do in Sorrento

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Positano
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Spiaggia Grande ©
Spiaggia Grande

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Pescasseroli

Pescasseroli ©
Pescasseroli is a town and comune in the province of L'Aquila, in Southern Abruzzo, central Italy.A summer and winter resort, it is today the headquarters of the Abruzzo National Park. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Pietro e Paolo, get great views at Castel Mancino, get all the information you need at Centro Visita di Pescasseroli, then explore the ancient world of Castello di Alvito, and finally look for gifts at Sulpizio Tartufi di Sulpizio Liberato e C. sas.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Pescasseroli travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sorrento to Pescasseroli takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Sorrento in April, Pescasseroli is a bit cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pescasseroli

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Castello di Alvito, Sulpizio Tartufi di Sulpizio Liberato e C. sas
Highlights from your plan
Sulpizio Tartufi di Sulpizio Liberato e C. sas ©
Centro Visita di Pescasseroli ©
Centro Visita di Pescasseroli

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