27 days in Italy Itinerary

27 days in Italy Itinerary

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27 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Geneva
Drive:  6 h 30 min
1
Florence
— 6 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
2
Siena
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Rome
— 4 nights
Train + Subway:  3 h
5
Amalfi
— 4 nights
Taxi + Subway:  1 h 30 min
6
Naples
— 7 nights
Fly + Drive:  5 h
End: Rabat, Island of Malta

6
nights
Florence

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: Basilica San Vitale (in Ravenna), Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell (in Bologna). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence road trip planner .

Geneva, Switzerland to Florence is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Geneva in February, things will get a bit warmer in Florence: highs are around 14°C and lows about 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Basilica San Vitale, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

2
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
On the 21st (Fri), browse the collection at Biblioteca Piccolomini, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Siena and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Siena tour planner .

Getting from Florence to Siena by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in February, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Biblioteca Piccolomini ©
Biblioteca Piccolomini

3
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Assisi is known for historic sites, museums, wineries, shopping, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Oratorio dei Pellegrini.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Assisi trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Siena to Assisi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. February in Assisi sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
Highlights from your plan
Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio
Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola

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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, make a trip to Spanish Steps, and contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rome trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Assisi to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in February, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Amalfi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

4
nights
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.
Step out of Amalfi to go to Positano and see Il Sentiero Degli Dei, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, don't miss a visit to Villa Rufolo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Maestra dei Villaggi Road, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanctuary of Our Lady of Sorrow (Sancturio Maria Santissima Addolorata).

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Amalfi road trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and subway from Rome to Amalfi in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Rome in February since evenings lows in Amalfi dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Amalfi

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Ravello, Il Sentiero Degli Dei, Parrocchia San Giovanni
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

7
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Change things up with these side-trips from Naples: Vesuvio National Park (in Ottaviano), Sol’Art Ceramiche (in Vietri sul Mare) and Reggia di Caserta (in Caserta). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, make a trip to Miglio Sacro, and get engrossed in the history at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Naples trip planning website .

Do a combination of taxi and subway from Amalfi to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Amalfi in March, plan for a bit cooler nights in Naples, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vesuvio National Park, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Sol’Art Ceramiche, Reggia di Caserta
Highlights from your plan
Miglio Sacro ©
Miglio Sacro
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero

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