29 days in Italy Itinerary

29 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Edmonton
Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Venice
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
2
Verona
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Florence
— 4 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
4
Siena
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Assisi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
6
Ravello
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Naples
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
8
Rome
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Edmonton

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Giudecca 795 Art Gallery and Incantesimi di Alberto. Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony & Scrovegni Chapel). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip maker site.

Edmonton, Canada to Venice is an approximately 17- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Edmonton in May, with highs in Venice at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Padua
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
nights
Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore and Arena di Verona. Your inner history buff will appreciate Piazza delle Erbe and Piazzale Castel San Pietro. Venture out of the city with trips to Fondazione Bisazza (in Montecchio Maggiore) and Riserva Naturale Paludi (in Ostiglia). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio, learn about winemaking at Bertani, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, and indulge your taste buds at Villa Mosconi Bertani.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Verona online travel route planner.

Traveling by bus from Venice to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. May in Verona sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Shopping Wildlife

Side Trips

Fondazione Bisazza, Riserva Naturale Paludi
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Fondazione Bisazza ©
Fondazione Bisazza
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Piazzale Michelangelo and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Pitti Palace and Basilica di San Lorenzo will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Giardino Botanico Maria Ansaldi Pania di Corfino (in Villa Collemandina). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, view the masterpieces at M.G. Design, ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Florence travel route planning app.

Take a train from Verona to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Castello del Trebbio, Giardino Botanico Maria Ansaldi Pania di Corfino
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

3
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona and Guardastelle Vineyard. Museum-lovers will appreciate Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico and Silvia Tanganelli. Venture out of the city with trips to Mate Winery (in Montalcino) and Radda in Chianti (Fattoria di Montemaggio & Castello di Monterinaldi). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena, steep yourself in history at Centro Storico di Siena, stop by Cravattificio di Siena, and explore the world behind art at Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Florence to Siena by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Montalcino, Radda in Chianti, Guardastelle Vineyard
Highlights from your plan
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona ©
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard

2
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): make a trip to Eremo delle Carceri, learn about winemaking at BIBENDA ASSISI WINE BAR-WINE VINO, CHOCOLATE, OLIVE OIL,TRUFFLE TASTING, take in the exciting artwork at B.A.T. Assisi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico di Assisi, and finally examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Vineria del Carmine, learn about winemaking at Montioni Frantoio e Cantina, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, then do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, and finally explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Assisi trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Vineria del Carmine, Montioni Frantoio e Cantina
Highlights from your plan
Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

4
nights
Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal and Ravello Arte will appeal to museum buffs. Popular historic sites such as Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Centro Storico Ravello are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Ravello: Spiaggia Lannio (in Cetara), Marina di Praia Beach (in Praiano) and Positano (Spiaggia Grande, Fornillo, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, take in the dramatic scenery at Valle delle Ferriere, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido di Ravello.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ravello trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Assisi to Ravello in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, subway, and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Assisi in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Ravello, with lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Positano, Spiaggia Lannio, Spiaggia di Atrani, Marina di Praia Beach
Highlights from your plan
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

4
nights
Naples

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Pompeii Archaeological Park and Sol’Art Ceramiche are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Fishing Charters & Tours and Scuba & Snorkeling. Venture out of the city with trips to Marina Di Vietri (in Salerno), SyArt (in Sorrento) and Paestum Ruins (in Paestum). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Eligio Maggiore, contemplate the long history of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, and examine the collection at Ospedale delle Bambole.

Plan my day in Naples using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Ravello to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and subway; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Naples when traveling from Ravello in June, with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Sorrento, Marina Di Vietri, Sol’Art Ceramiche, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Catacombs of Saint Callixtus. You'll explore and learn at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. Take a break from Rome with a short trip to Villa Adriana in Tivoli, about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, take an in-depth tour of Musei Capitolini, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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

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