25 days in Italy Itinerary

25 days in Italy Itinerary

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25 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  30 h
1
Venice
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Rome
— 4 nights
Train + Subway:  3 h
3
Ravello
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Florence
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
6
Milan
— 3 nights
Fly:  27 h
End: Auckland

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza San Marco and Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Attractions like Canal Grande and Ponte di Rialto make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Verona (Cappella dei Notai, Piazza delle Erbe, & more) and Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Venice vacation planning tool .

Auckland, New Zealand to Venice is an approximately 30-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Auckland to Venice, you'll gain 11 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Auckland in September, you will find days in Venice are much warmer (29°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

4
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Popular historic sites such as Colosseum and Vatican Museums are in your itinerary. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Palatine Hill and Trevi Fountain. When in Rome, make a side trip to see Villa Adriana in Tivoli, approximately 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, make a trip to Roman Forum, and explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Rome vacation planning app .

You can fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Duomo di Ravello and Duomo di Sant'Andrea. Kids will enjoy Lido di Ravello and Spiaggia di Atrani. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ravello: Positano (Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano & Fornillo) and Spiaggia Lannio (in Cetara).

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ravello trip planner .

Traveling by combination of train and subway from Rome to Ravello takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Rome in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Ravello, with lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Scala, Amalfi, Positano, Chiesa di San Domenico, Spiaggia di Atrani
Highlights from your plan
Lido di Ravello ©
Lido di Ravello
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

3
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi and San Damiano are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Eremo delle Carceri and Centro Storico di Assisi are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Assisi side-trips: Vineria del Carmine (in La Bruna) and Famiglia Buccelletti Winery (in Castiglion Fiorentino). The adventure continues: do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di Rivotorto, and explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Assisi trip planner .

Drive from Ravello to Assisi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ravello in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 16°C in Assisi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Famiglia Buccelletti Winery, Vineria del Carmine
Highlights from your plan
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Attractions like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Campanile di Giotto make great kid-friendly stops. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Baptistery of St. John and Piazza del Duomo. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida), Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Duomo di Siena (in Siena). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Florence road trip app .

You can drive from Assisi to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Duomo di Siena, Castello del Trebbio, Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

3
nights
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 3rd (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and finally admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Abbondio, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Novocomum.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Milan day trip tool .

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Florence in October: highs in Milan hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Como
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco
Monumental Cemetery ©
Monumental Cemetery

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