22 days in Italy Itinerary

22 days in Italy Itinerary

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Milan
— 1 night
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Verona
— 4 nights
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Venice
— 4 nights
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Florence
— 4 nights
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Rome
— 5 nights
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Sorrento
— 3 nights

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Milan

Milan ©

Fashion Capital of World

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 7th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Gallerie d’Italia, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then get engrossed in the history at Villa Necchi Campiglio.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Milan route planner.

London, UK to Milan is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Milan is 1 hour. Traveling from London in September, expect Milan to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 16°C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

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Must see
Duomo di Milano
4.8
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History Museum
Villa Necchi Campiglio
4.6
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Specialty Museum
Gallerie d’Italia
4.6

4
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Verona

Verona ©

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Castello Scaligero and Scaliger Castle in Malcesine. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Grotte di Catullo and Piazzale Castel San Pietro. Explore Verona's surroundings by going to Riva Del Garda (Old Ponale Road Path & The Bastion) and Centro Storico Sirmione (in Sirmione). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, snap pictures at Ponte Pietra, make a trip to Piazza Bra, and contemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Verona online holiday maker.

You can drive from Milan to Verona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. September in Verona sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cannaregio and Dorsoduro. Get a sense of the local culture at Piazza San Marco and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dell'Orologio, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Scuola Grande di San Rocco.

To see photos and other tourist information, refer to the Venice day trip app.

Drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. September in Venice sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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Must see
Canal Grande
4.8
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Must see
Dorsoduro
4.9
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Must see
Doge's Palace
4.7

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Food Tours and Montefioralle Winery. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Tenuta Torciano (in Ulignano), Fattoria Casa Sola (in Barberino Val d'Elsa) and San Gimignano (Duomo di San Gimignano & San Gimignano Bell Tower). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, step into the grandiose world of Castello di Monterinaldi, see the interesting displays at Museo di San Marco, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Florence vacation maker site.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September in Florence, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

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5
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano and Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and Pantheon. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, take an in-depth tour of Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini, and get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Sorrento.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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Must see
Pantheon
4.8

3
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Sorrento

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Wine Tours & Tastings and Villa Rufolo. Get in touch with nature at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna and Stabilimento Balneare Bagni Salvatore. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sorrento: Ravello (Duomo di Ravello & Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma), Fornillo (in Positano) and Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi). There's much more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, don't miss a visit to Piazza Tasso, admire the natural beauty at I Giardini di Cataldo, and take a leisurely stroll along Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sorrento road trip planning tool.

Getting from Rome to Sorrento by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sorrento when traveling from Rome in September, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sorrento

Tours · Wineries · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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