23 days in Italy Itinerary

23 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy journey maker

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Ravenna
— 1 night
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Vieste
— 2 nights
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Matera
— 1 night
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Ostuni
— 6 nights
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Scario
— 1 night
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Paestum
— 1 night
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Positano
— 2 nights
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Naples
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Ischia
— 3 nights
Ferry to Pozzuoli, Taxi to Caserta
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Caserta
— 1 night
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Tivoli
— 1 night
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La Spezia
— 1 night
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Ravenna

— 1 night

City of Mosaics

Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ravenna vacation planner.

Geneva, Switzerland to Ravenna is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Ravenna are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Sat) before leaving for Vieste.

Things to do in Ravenna

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Nightlife

Vieste

— 2 nights
Vieste is a town, comune and former Catholic bishopric in the province of Foggia, in the Apulia region of southeast Italy. To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Vieste road trip planning website.

Drive from Ravenna to Vieste in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Ravenna, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Vieste, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 19°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Mon) before leaving for Matera.

Things to do in Vieste

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Matera

— 1 night

Subterranean City

Famous for its resemblance to the ancient settlements of Jerusalem and Cappadocia, Matera remains one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Sassi di Matera, then Head underground at Casa Grotta di Vico Solitario, and then don't miss a visit to Palombaro Lungo.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Matera trip site.

You can drive from Vieste to Matera in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Vieste in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Matera: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 19°C at night. On the 29th (Tue), you're off to Ostuni.

Things to do in Matera

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks

Ostuni

— 6 nights
Ostuni is a city and comune, located about 8 km from the coast, in the province of Brindisi, region of Apulia, Italy). Venture out of the city with trips to Piazza del Popolo di Muro Leccese (in Muro Leccese), Sidereus (in Salve) and Centro Storico Otranto (in Otranto). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site, catch some excitement at Zoosafari, don't miss a visit to Infopoint - Association Il Borgo Ostuni, and stop by Il Botteghino.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ostuni online trip maker.

Drive from Matera to Ostuni in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Matera in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Ostuni, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Scario.

Things to do in Ostuni

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Scario

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): head outdoors with Grotta dell'Acqua, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Dei Gabbiani, and then head outdoors with Pianoro Ciolandrea. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Concattedrale Santa Maria Assunta, Head underground at Oasi WWF di Morigerati, and then stroll through Spiaggia di Marcellino.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Scario trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Ostuni to Scario in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Paestum.

Things to do in Scario

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Paestum

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): kick back and relax at Lido Mediterraneo Beach, then contemplate the long history of Borgo Medievale di Agropoli, then delve into the distant past at Paestum Ruins, and finally make a trip to Anfiteatro Romano di Paestum.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Paestum trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Scario to Paestum by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Paestum can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Positano.

Things to do in Paestum

Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Positano

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the pleasant sights at Positano, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, kick back and relax at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, then kick back and relax at Fornillo, and finally stop by Nana' Positano.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Positano trip planning website.

You can drive from Paestum to Positano in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Paestum in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Positano, with lows of 26°C. On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Naples.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Naples

— 2 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 9th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Underground Naples and then examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Villa di Poppea, then explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, then delve into the distant past at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Naples trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Positano to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. On the 11th (Sun), you'll travel to Ischia.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Ischia

— 3 nights
Ischia is a volcanic island in the Tyrrhenian Sea. Ischia is known for historic sites, beaches, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Castello Aragonese d'Ischia, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta, see the interesting displays at Museo del Mare, and stop by Gelateria Ice da Luciano.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Ischia travel planner.

Traveling by ferry from Naples to Ischia takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Ischia are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Caserta.

Things to do in Ischia

Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Caserta

— 1 night
Caserta is the capital of the province of Caserta in the Campania region of Italy. On the 14th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa S.Michele Arcangelo, wander the streets of Casertavecchia, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Torregalli.

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Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Ischia to Caserta in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Ischia in July, expect little chillier with lows of 22°C in Caserta. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Tivoli.

Things to do in Caserta

Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Tivoli

— 1 night
Tivoli is a town and comune in Lazio, central Italy, about 30km east-north-east of Rome, at the falls of the Aniene river where it issues from the Sabine hills. To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Tivoli route planning tool.

Drive from Caserta to Tivoli in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. July in Tivoli sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 22°C at night. On the 16th (Fri), you're off to La Spezia.

Things to do in Tivoli

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife

La Spezia

— 1 night
La Spezia, at the head of the Gulf of La Spezia in the Liguria region of Northern Italy, is the capital city of the province of La Spezia.In terms of population, La Spezia is the second city in the Liguria region, preceded just by Genoa. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then take in the views from Ponte Thaon di Revel.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read La Spezia trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Tivoli to La Spezia in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. When traveling from Tivoli in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in La Spezia: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 21°C at night. On the 17th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in La Spezia

Outdoors · Tours · Scenic Drive

Italy travel guide

4.6
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.

Isola d'Ischia travel guide

3.9
Thermal Spas · Castles · Beaches
Floating in the Bay of Naples, mountainous Isola d'Ischia boasts a 34 km (21 mi) long coastline. Nearly 6 million tourists vacation on this volcanic island every year, attracted by its famous thermal spas, beaches, and excellent food. The largest of its beachside towns, e Ischia, often called the Green Island, features a temperate climate allowing a range of Mediterranean plants to thrive in the fertile volcanic soil. On the southern side of the island, you'll see palms, cacti, and agave plants. Other places to visit include the almond groves, vineyards, and olive plantations that cover the northern side of Ischia. Farther away from the island's coastline, you can explore villas, gardens, and ancient towers.