25 days in Italy Itinerary

25 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 3 nights
2
Florence
— 4 nights
3
Rome
— 5 nights
4
San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 3 nights
5
Castellammare del Golfo, Sicily
— 3 nights
6
Isola di Favignana
— 1 night
7
Taormina, Sicily
— 2 nights
8
Lampedusa
— 2 nights

3
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Doge's Palace and Museo Leonardo da Vinci. Piazza San Marco and Basilica di Santa Anastasia will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Villa Valmarana ai Nani (in Vicenza) and Verona (Torre dei Lamberti, Piazza delle Erbe, &more). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Cannaregio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary tool.

Berlin, Germany to Venice is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Verona, Villa Valmarana ai Nani
Highlights from your plan
Cannaregio ©
Cannaregio
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some cultural insight at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Duomo di Pisa. Step off the beaten path and head to The Baptistery of St. John and Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore. Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Pisa (Knights’ Square, Camposanto, &more), Museo Ducati (in Borgo Panigale) and Santuario di Madonna di San Luca (in Bologna). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, and browse the exhibits of Museo Nazionale del Bargello.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Pisa, Museo Ducati, Santuario di Madonna di San Luca
Highlights from your plan
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

5
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Head to Sacripante Art Gallery and Il Negoziettofor some retail therapy. Get some cultural insight at Pantheon and Villa Borghese. Get out of town with these interesting Rome side-trips: Moai Beach (in Passo Oscuro), Necropoli di Tarquinia (in Tarquinia) and Orvieto (Pozzo di San Patrizio, Duomo di Orvieto, &more). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Venezia, make a trip to Piazza Navona, see the interesting displays at Stanze di Raffaello, and explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planning site.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Orvieto, Vatican City, Necropoli della Banditaccia, Necropoli di Tarquinia, Moai Beach
Highlights from your plan
Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini ©
Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
San Teodoro, Sardinia

San Teodoro ©
A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
Step off the beaten path and head to Spiaggia Isuledda and Spiaggia Cala D’Ambra. We've included these beaches for you: Spiaggia Bianca and Cala Ginepro Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Mamoiada (Museo delle Maschere Mediterranee & Museo MATer), Nuoro (Museo del Costume, Museo Deleddiano - Casa natale di Grazia Deledda, &more) and Orgosolo (Murals of Orgosolo & Sa Dommo e sos Corraine - Casa Museo di Orgosolo). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Punta Molara, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Sassari, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Teodoro, and pause for some serene contemplation at Museum Civitatense Basilica di San Simplicio.

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Do a combination of train and flight from Rome to San Teodoro in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. In July, daytime highs in San Teodoro are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Castellammare del Golfo.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Golfo Aranci, Nuoro, Mamoiada, Olbia, Orgosolo
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia Isuledda ©
Spiaggia Isuledda
Spiaggia Bianca ©
Spiaggia Bianca
Murals of Orgosolo ©
Murals of Orgosolo

3
nights
Castellammare del Golfo, Sicily

Castellammare del Golfo ©
Castellammare del Golfo is a town and comune in the Trapani Province of Sicily. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Chiesa della Santissima Trinita di Delia and Antiche Grotte del Caricatore. Get some cultural insight at Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca and Cattedrale di San Lorenzo. Explore Castellammare del Golfo's surroundings by going to Museum Of Optical Illusions (in Trapani), Sciacca (Casa Museo del Sapone & Basilica Maria Santissima del Soccorso) and Chiesa e Monastero di San Francesco d'Assisi (in Mazara del Vallo). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Alcamo Marina, take a leisurely stroll along Porto di Castellammare del Golfo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Maria Santissima del Rosario, and make a trip to Belvedere.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Castellammare del Golfo trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from San Teodoro to Castellammare del Golfo takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from San Teodoro in July, you will find days in Castellammare del Golfo are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in Castellammare del Golfo

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Sciacca, Castelvetrano, Trapani, Spiaggia di Alcamo Marina, Chiesa e Monastero di San Francesco d'Assisi
Highlights from your plan
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca ©
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca
Chiesa di San Domenico ©
Chiesa di San Domenico
Chiesa della Santissima Trinita di Delia ©
Chiesa della Santissima Trinita di Delia

1
night
Isola di Favignana

Isola di Favignana ©
Once famous for its white tuff shell quarries and tuna can factory--now turned into a museum--Isola di Favignana attracts divers and beachgoers with its jagged coastline rich in coves and caves.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): Head underground at Grotta del Pozzo.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Isola di Favignana trip planning website.

You can do a combination of train and ferry from Castellammare del Golfo to Isola di Favignana in 4.5 hours. In July in Isola di Favignana, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Taormina.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia di Cala Rossa ©
Spiaggia di Cala Rossa
Lido Burrone ©
Lido Burrone
Grotta del Pozzo ©
Grotta del Pozzo

2
nights
Taormina, Sicily

Taormina ©
With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
The Odeon and Palazzo Corvaja will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Ancient Theatre of Taormina and Quattro Fontane di Taormina. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at Piazza IX Aprile, stroll through Lido Mazzaro, stroll around Villa Comunale, and kick back and relax at Lido La Dolce Vita.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Taormina trip builder website.

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Isola di Favignana to Taormina takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Taormina when traveling from Isola di Favignana in July, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Taormina

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lido di Naxos
Highlights from your plan
Villa Comunale ©
Villa Comunale
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella
Piazza IX Aprile ©
Piazza IX Aprile

2
nights
Lampedusa

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia dei Conigli, kick back and relax at Cala Pulcino, identify plant and animal life at Centro Recupero Tartarughe Marine, head outdoors with Mare Morto, thenenjoy the sea views from Faro di Capo Grecale, and finally examine the collection at Museo Archeologico delle Pelagie.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Lampedusa attractions site.

Traveling by flight from Taormina to Lampedusa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Taormina in July, expect nights in Lampedusa to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Centro Recupero Tartarughe Marine
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia dei Conigli ©
Spiaggia dei Conigli
Cala Pulcino ©
Cala Pulcino
Cala Croce Beach ©
Cala Croce Beach

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