31 days in Italy Itinerary

31 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy journey planner

Make it your trip
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Amalfi
— 4 nights
Drive
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Civita
— 2 nights
Drive
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Paestum
— 3 nights
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Rome
— 4 nights
Drive
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Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive
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Siena
— 3 nights
Drive
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Florence
— 4 nights
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Verona
— 3 nights
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Venice
— 4 nights
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Amalfi

— 4 nights

Painted Town

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amalfi: Positano (Boat Tours & Water Sports, Fornillo, &more) and I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos (in Praiano). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Ravello, admire the sheer force of Valle delle Ferriere, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Amalfi day trip planning website.

Skiathos, Greece to Amalfi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. September in Amalfi sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Civita.

Things to do in Amalfi

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Civita

— 2 nights
Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Setteventi del Pollino, take in the views from Il ponte del diavolo, then take an in-depth tour of Museo Etonico Arbresh, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Museo Etnografico, head outdoors with Monte Caramola, and then take in the awesome beauty at Ferrata Ramo Imperiale.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Civita holiday maker tool.

You can drive from Amalfi to Civita in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Paestum.

Things to do in Civita

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

Paestum

— 3 nights
Paestum is known for historic sites, beaches, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Paestum Ruins, head outdoors with Lido Esercito, enjoy the sand and surf at Nausica Bagni, and look for gifts at Bazar Cerere.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Paestum tour builder.

You can drive from Civita to Paestum in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Paestum

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Rome

— 4 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Explore Rome's surroundings by going to Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, and admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rome online trip maker.

You can take a train from Paestum to Rome in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Paestum in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 18°C in Rome. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Assisi

— 3 nights

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Assisi is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Assisi route maker tool.

Drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Assisi are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wineries

Siena

— 3 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Get out of town with these interesting Siena side-trips: Poggio al Bosco (in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa) and Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Siena, gain insight at Scuola di Cucina di Lella, and enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Siena visit planning website.

Drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Siena, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Florence

— 4 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Venture out of the city with trips to St Martin Cathedral (in Lucca), Pisa (Piazza dei Miracoli & Leaning Tower of Pisa) and Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Florence tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Florence, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Verona

— 3 nights

City of Romeo and Juliet

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Lago di Garda in Garda (about 58 minutes away). There's much more to do: experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti, examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, and admire the natural beauty at Giardino Giusti.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Verona trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Florence to Verona by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Verona are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trip

Venice

— 4 nights

City of Romance

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony & Scrovegni Chapel). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, and admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Venice travel route builder tool.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. September in Venice sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.