23 days in Italy Itinerary

23 days in Italy Itinerary

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Milan
— 2 nights
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Turin
— 1 night
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Genoa
— 2 nights
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Cagliari
— 1 night
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Palermo
— 1 night
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Naples
— 3 nights
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Rome
— 3 nights
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Florence
— 3 nights
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Bologna
— 1 night
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Venice
— 3 nights

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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.
On the 17th (Sun), browse the different shops at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Tecla, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, take in the spiritual surroundings of Il Cenacolo, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Milan trip planner.

Wroclaw, Poland to Milan is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Wroclaw in January; daily highs in Milan reach 9°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can take a train to Turin.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

1
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Turin

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
On the 19th (Tue), explore the world behind art at Museo Egizio, make a trip to Piazza San Carlo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of Superga, and finally steep yourself in history at Palazzo Reale.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Turin travel route planner.

Getting from Milan to Turin by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. January in Turin sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Genoa.

Things to do in Turin

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Basilica of Superga
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of Superga ©
Basilica of Superga
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Piazza San Carlo ©
Piazza San Carlo

2
nights
Genoa

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): examine the collection at Galata Museo del Mare, meet the residents at Aquarium of Genoa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova, then explore the world behind art at Palazzo Ducale, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Boccadasse, then get to know the fascinating history of Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa del Gesu e dei Santi Ambrogio e Andrea, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Spianata Castelletto.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Genoa travel website.

Drive from Turin to Genoa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Turin in January; daily highs in Genoa reach 13°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Cagliari.

Things to do in Genoa

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa
Boccadasse ©
Boccadasse
Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi ©
Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi

1
night
Cagliari

Cagliari ©
The capital of Sardinia, Cagliari is spread out over seven hills and still bears the marks of its past conquerors, including the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, and Romans.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): get interesting insight from Ranch Paky Barroso, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria, then admire the striking features of Palazzo Arcivescovile, and finally don't miss a visit to Bastione di Saint Remy.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Cagliari trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Genoa to Cagliari in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Genoa in January, you will find days in Cagliari are a bit warmer (17°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Cagliari

Tours · Trails · Parks

Side Trip

Ranch Paky Barroso
Highlights from your plan
Ranch Paky Barroso ©
Ranch Paky Barroso
Bastione di Saint Remy ©
Bastione di Saint Remy

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Palermo

The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe dei Cappuccini, admire the landmark architecture of Norman Palace, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Palermo, and finally don't miss a visit to Quattro Canti.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Palermo online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cagliari to Palermo takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Palermo

Tours · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Explore Naples' surroundings by going to Ravello (Le Ville di Ravello, Villa Rufolo, &more) and Amalfi (Cloister del Paradiso, Duomo di Sant'Andrea, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, admire the masterpieces at Museo Cappella Sansevero, see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, and pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Naples trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Palermo to Naples takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 6°C. On the 27th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Pompeii Archaeological Park
Highlights from your plan
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In January, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Florence tour planner.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In January, daytime highs in Florence are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can catch the train to Bologna.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri ©
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Basilica di San Petronio, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, then partake in some friendly competition at Secret Zone, then steep yourself in history at Piazza Maggiore, and finally make a trip to Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bologna trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Florence to Bologna by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in February, expect nights in Bologna to be about the same, around 2°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Piazza Maggiore ©
Piazza Maggiore
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell ©
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Verona (Chiesa delle Sante Teuteria e Tosca, Arena di Verona, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

To see maps and more tourist information, you can read our Venice trip planner.

Getting from Bologna to Venice by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. February in Venice sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Verona
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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