25 days in Italy Itinerary

25 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
1
Venice
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Bologna
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Florence
— 4 nights
Train
4
Rome
— 4 nights
Drive
5
Pompeii
— 5 nights
Drive
6
Positano
— 3 nights
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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: PDC Cartizze (in Valdobbiadene), Padua (Chiesa degli Eremitani, Scrovegni Chapel, &more) and Toni Doro - Il Prosecco (in Vittorio Veneto). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Canal Grande, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and see the interesting displays at Museo Ebraico di Venezia.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice online trip builder.

Budapest, Hungary to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a shuttle. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Budapest in September, with highs in Venice at 29°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Bologna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Canal Grande ©
Must see
Canal Grande
4.8
Doge's Palace ©
Specialty Museum
Doge's Palace
4.7
Piazza San Marco ©
Must see
Piazza San Marco
4.4

3
nights
Bologna

Heart of Italian Cuisine

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bologna: Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe (in Classe), Castello Estense (in Ferrara) and Ravenna (Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, Basilica San Vitale, &more). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, don't miss a visit to Compianto sul Cristo Morto, enjoy breathtaking views from Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, and contemplate the long history of Piazza Maggiore.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bologna travel planner.

Drive from Venice to Bologna in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Bologna are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

4
nights
Florence

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Pisa (Duomo di Pisa, Leaning Tower of Pisa, &more) and Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Florence trip planner.

Drive from Bologna to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. In September in Florence, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
World heritage site
Piazzale Michelangelo
4.8
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4

4
nights
Rome

Eternal City

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, explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rome online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. September in Rome sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Pompeii.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Colosseum ©
Must see
Colosseum
4.7
Pantheon ©
Must see
Pantheon
4.8

5
nights
Pompeii

Underground City

Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Change things up with these side-trips from Pompeii: Salerno (Promenade Trieste, Duomo di Salerno, &more), Vesuvio National Park (in Ottaviano) and Paestum (Le Mura, Paestum Ruins, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, admire the landmark architecture of Villa dei Misteri, steep yourself in history at Casa del Fauno, and see where the action happens at Anfiteatro Romano.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Pompeii online tour planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Pompeii takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
World heritage site
Pompeii Archaeological Park
4.6

3
nights
Positano

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Positano: Ravello (Duomo di Ravello, Villa Rufolo, &more), Amalfi (Museo della Carta, Cloister del Paradiso, &more) and Sorrento (Food Tours & Piazza Tasso). And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, take in the exciting artwork at Miniaci Art Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Santa Maria Assunta, and enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Positano online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Pompeii to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Positano, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 23°C at night. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Positano

Tours · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Food Tours
4.9
Villa Rufolo ©
Architectural Building
Villa Rufolo
4.4
Duomo di Ravello ©
Religious Site
Duomo di Ravello
4.2

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