25 days in Italy Itinerary

25 days in Italy Itinerary

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Florence
— 3 nights
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Carpi
— 1 night
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Cinque Terre
— 1 night
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Milan
— 2 nights
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Venice
— 2 nights
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Palermo, Sicily
— 4 nights
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Pompeii
— 2 nights
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Amalfi
— 2 nights
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Rome
— 4 nights

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo Nazionale del Bargello and Pitti Palace. Get some cultural insight at Basilica San Miniato al Monte and The Baptistery of St. John. Step out of Florence to go to Verghereto and see Sorgente del Tevere, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Florence itinerary maker.

Rome to Florence is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in September, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Carpi.

Things to do in Florence

Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Sorgente del Tevere
Highlights from your plan
Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno ©
Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno
Food Tours
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte

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Carpi

Carpi ©
Carpi is an Italian town and comune of about 70,000 people in the province of Modena, Emilia-Romagna. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): make a trip to Castello di Levizzano Rangone, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario Della Madonna Del Castello Di Fiorano, do a tasting at Cantina Albinea Canali, then examine the collection at Museo Il Correggio, then see the interesting displays at Palazzo dei Principi, and finally explore the historical opulence of Pieve di Santa Maria in Castello detta la Sagra. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Oasi La Francesa and then examine the collection at Museum of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena - Spilamberto.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Carpi road trip app.

Traveling by car from Florence to Carpi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Carpi, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Carpi

Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Correggio, Santuario Della Madonna Del Castello Di Fiorano, Cantina Albinea Canali, Castello di Levizzano Rangone, Museum of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena - Spilamberto
Highlights from your plan
Oasi La Francesa ©
Oasi La Francesa
Castello di Levizzano Rangone ©
Castello di Levizzano Rangone
Cantina Albinea Canali ©
Cantina Albinea Canali

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night
Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Archaeological and mining museum of Castiglione Chiavarese, then savor the flavors at Tama gelati e molto di piu', then see the interesting displays at Casa Carbone, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica dei Fieschi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Pieve di Sorano and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Eco del Mare.

Discover how to plan a Cinque Terre trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Carpi to Cinque Terre takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in September, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Archaeological and mining museum of Castiglione Chiavarese, Pieve di Sorano, Spiaggia Eco del Mare, Basilica dei Fieschi, Tama gelati e molto di piu'
Highlights from your plan
Casa Carbone ©
Casa Carbone
Basilica dei Fieschi ©
Basilica dei Fieschi

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Tempio Civico della Beata Vergine Incoronata, examine the collection at Castello Visconteo - Musei Civici, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica San Michele Maggiore. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia di Chiaravalle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbazia Santa Maria di Morimondo, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Storico Alfa Romeo.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Milan tour builder.

Getting from Cinque Terre to Milan by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in September, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pavia, Abbazia Santa Maria di Morimondo, Tempio Civico della Beata Vergine Incoronata, Museo Storico Alfa Romeo
Highlights from your plan
Tempio Civico della Beata Vergine Incoronata ©
Abbazia Santa Maria di Morimondo ©
Abbazia Santa Maria di Morimondo
Abbazia di Chiaravalle ©
Abbazia di Chiaravalle

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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.
On the 16th (Thu), admire the striking features of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, then admire the masterpieces at Museo Correr, and then stroll around Oasi Cervara - Nature Sanctuary. On the next day, take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dei Miracoli, then steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), and finally kick back and relax at Blue Moon.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Milan to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Venice

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Oasi Cervara - Nature Sanctuary, Blue Moon
Highlights from your plan
Campo del Ghetto ©
Campo del Ghetto
Blue Moon ©
Blue Moon

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Palermo, Sicily

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Let the collections at Museum of tiles Stanze al Genio and Museo Mandralisca capture your imagination. Your inner history buff will appreciate Chiesa del Gesu and Castello di Caccamo. Venture out of the city with trips to Baia Santa Margherita, Castelluzzo di S.Vito Lo Capo (in Trapani), Spiaggia di Castellamare del Golfo (in Castellammare del Golfo) and Teatro Greco di Segesta (in Calatafimi-Segesta). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Palazzina Cinese, delve into the distant past at Castello di Venere, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of San Cataldo, and take in the awesome beauty at Rocca di Cefalu.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Palermo trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Palermo by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and ferry; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Pompeii.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cefalu, Baia Santa Margherita, Castelluzzo di S.Vito Lo Capo, Spiaggia di Castellamare del Golfo, Castello di Venere, Teatro Greco di Segesta
Highlights from your plan
Museum of tiles Stanze al Genio ©
Museum of tiles Stanze al Genio
Teatro Greco di Segesta ©
Teatro Greco di Segesta
Castello di Caccamo ©
Castello di Caccamo

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Pompeii

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): delve into the distant past at House of Menander (Casa del Menandro), then delve into the distant past at Fullonica di Stephanus, and then delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Museo Vesuviano Giovan Battista Alfano, explore the ancient world of Tempio di Venere, get engrossed in the history at Antiquarium and Excavations, then explore the ancient world of House of Venus in the Shell, and finally steep yourself in history at Via delle Tombe.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Pompeii trip planner.

Getting from Palermo to Pompeii by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train; or do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in September, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Antiquarium and Excavations
Highlights from your plan
House of Menander (Casa del Menandro) ©
House of Menander (Casa del Menandro)
Teatro Grande ©
Teatro Grande
Casa del Poeta Tragico ©
Casa del Poeta Tragico

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Amalfi

Amalfi ©
Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): examine the collection at Museo della Carta. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Valle delle Ferriere, steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Amalfi tour planner.

Traveling by car from Pompeii to Amalfi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Pompeii in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 70°F in Amalfi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Rome.

Things to do in Amalfi

Nature · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Ravello
Highlights from your plan
Museo della Carta ©
Museo della Carta
Cloister del Paradiso ©
Cloister del Paradiso
Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela ©
Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo Storico Piana delle Orme and Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini. Get some historical perspective at Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica and Duomo di Orvieto. Explore Rome's surroundings by going to Acqua e Sale - Stabilimento Balneare (in Maccarese) and Grotte di Falvaterra (in Falvaterra). It doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rome trip planning site.

Drive from Amalfi to Rome in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Amalfi in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Rome, with lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Acqua e Sale - Stabilimento Balneare, Duomo di Orvieto, Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica, Grotte di Falvaterra, Museo Storico Piana delle Orme
Highlights from your plan
Museo Storico Piana delle Orme ©
Museo Storico Piana delle Orme
Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica ©
Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini ©
Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini

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