32 days in Italy Itinerary

32 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy visit planner

Make it your trip
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Milan
— 2 nights
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Verona
— 5 nights
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Florence
— 5 nights
Drive
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Assisi
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rome
— 5 nights
Drive
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Ravello
— 4 nights
Drive
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Naples
— 3 nights
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Venice
— 5 nights
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Milan

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, see La Casa Maledetta, and then examine the collection at Tempio Civico della Beata Vergine Incoronata.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Milan trip itinerary planning tool.

Toronto, Canada to Milan is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Toronto in March, expect Milan to be somewhat warmer, temps between 16°C and 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Verona

— 5 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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Piazza delle Erbe and Arena di Verona. Escape the urban bustle at Scuola Italiana di Sci & Snowboard Kristal and Valsaviore. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Verona: Valtenesi del Garda (in San Felice del Benaco), Spas (in Brendola) and Fondazione Bisazza (in Montecchio Maggiore). Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Nautica Mare, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella dei Notai, view the masterpieces at Martist di Maurizio Boscheri, and wander the streets of Via Mazzini.

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

Drive from Milan to Verona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Milan in March: high temperatures in Verona hover around 34°C and lows are around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Florence

— 5 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do your shopping at Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri and Mercato Centrale. Museum-lovers will get to explore Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida), Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Siena) and Fattoria di Montemaggio (in Radda in Chianti). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planning site.

You can take a train from Verona to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Verona in March; daily highs in Florence reach 17°C and lows reach 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Assisi

— 2 nights

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, identify plant and animal life at Bosco di San Francesco, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri. Keep things going the next day: get a dose of the wild on Wild Foods Italy, do a tasting at Vineria del Carmine, and then see the interesting displays at Museo del Pianoforte Storico e del Suono.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Assisi trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Florence to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Assisi can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Rome

— 5 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Colosseum and Pantheon are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Vatican Museums and Stanze di Raffaello capture your imagination. Explore Rome's surroundings by going to Tivoli (Villa d'Este & Villa Adriana). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, wander the streets of Trastevere, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and don't miss a visit to Roman Forum.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rome trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Ravello

— 4 nights
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Popular historic sites such as Villa Rufolo and Duomo di Ravello are in your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Spiaggia Grande and Le Ali nel Vento - Birds of Prey Experience. Step out of Ravello with an excursion to Fornillo in Positano--about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Valle delle Ferriere, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, view the masterpieces at Ravello Arte, and kick back and relax at Lido di Ravello.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ravello itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Rome to Ravello takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Ravello when traveling from Rome in April, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Naples

— 3 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sol’Art Ceramiche and Galleria Borbonica. Let the collections at Museo Cappella Sansevero and Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli capture your imagination. When in Naples, make a side trip to see Fishing Charters & Tours in Sorrento, approximately Sorrento away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Pompeii Archaeological Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister of Santa Chiara, examine the collection at Certosa e Museo di San Martino Napoli, and stroll the grounds of Catacombe di San Gennaro.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Naples travel planning tool.

Drive from Ravello to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Naples when traveling from Ravello in April, with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Venice

— 5 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.
Piazza San Marco and Scrovegni Chapel will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Doge's Palace and Cantina San Gregorio. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony & Chiesa degli Eremitani) and B#S Gallery (in Treviso). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Campo del Ghetto, and snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Venice route planner.

Getting from Naples to Venice by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Venice are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trips

Italy travel guide

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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.