32 days in Italy Itinerary

32 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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Venice
— 3 nights
Drive
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Verona
— 2 nights
Drive
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Milan
— 4 nights
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Florence
— 4 nights
Drive
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Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive
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Rome
— 4 nights
Drive
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Positano
— 4 nights
Drive
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Salerno
— 4 nights
Drive
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Lecce
— 3 nights
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Venice

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Venice sightseeing planning website.

Manchester, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Venice. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Manchester in July, with highs in Venice at 36°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

2
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Verona

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the views from Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, then don't miss a visit to Torre dei Lamberti, then take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, and finally experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Piazza Bra, then snap pictures at Ponte Pietra, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, and finally make a trip to Piazza dei Signori.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Verona trip maker.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. July in Verona sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Museums

4
nights
Milan

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: I Giardini di Villa Melzi (in Bellagio), Boat2Go (in Oliveto Lario) and Villa del Balbianello (in Tremezzina). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, make a trip to Faro voltiano, admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and head outdoors with Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Milan online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Verona to Milan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Tours · Outdoors · Transportation · Adventure

Side Trips

4
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Florence

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Florence route builder app.

Take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

3
nights
Assisi

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Assisi: Lago di Pilato (in Montemonaco), Azienda Agricola Leuta (in Pietraia) and Montioni Frantoio e Cantina (in Montefalco). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the views at Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia, do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, look for gifts at Assisi Jewels, and step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Assisi route planner.

You can drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

4
nights
Rome

Eternal City

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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, and explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Assisi in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rome, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

4
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Positano

Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Change things up with these side-trips from Positano: Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Duomo di Ravello, &more), Amalfi (Amalfi Car Service, Amalfi Coast Drive, &more) and Fiordo di Furore (in Furore). There's much more to do: cool off at Fornillo, get outside with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, and get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Positano attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Rome to Positano takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August in Positano, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Salerno.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

4
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Salerno

Unspoilt Gem of the Amalfi Coast

While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Change things up with these side-trips from Salerno: Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Maiori), Paestum (Lido Mediterraneo Beach, Paestum Ruins, &more) and Liquorificio Mansi Carlo (in Minori). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, get outside with Cilento, look for gifts at La Bottega di Marilu', and pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Di Santa Maria de Lama.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Salerno trip planner.

Drive from Positano to Salerno in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or ride a ferry. August in Salerno sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Lecce.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

3
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Lecce

Florence of the South

Known as the Florence of the South, Lecce is distinguished for its elaborate Baroque monuments.
Get out of town with these interesting Lecce side-trips: Circolo Ippico Malepezza (in Sant'Andrea), Parco Naturale Regionale Costa Otranto - Santa Maria di Leuca e Bosco di Tricase (in Gagliano del Capo) and Santa Maria di Leuca (Scuba & Snorkeling, Grotta del Soffio, &more). There's lots more to do: look and learn at Sidereus, trot along with Circolo Ippico Tumara, don't miss a visit to Antichi Frantoi Ipogei, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria.

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Drive from Salerno to Lecce in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Salerno in August, expect nights in Lecce to be slightly colder, around 24°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 38°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lecce

Outdoors · Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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.