32 days in Italy Itinerary

32 days in Italy Itinerary

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Alghero, Sardinia
— 4 nights
Fly to Pisa, Ferry to Portoferraio
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Portoferraio, Elba Island
— 3 nights
Ferry to Porto Biglietterie Sud, Fly to Otranto
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Otranto
— 3 nights
Fly
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Villasimius, Sardinia
— 2 nights
Fly
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Noto, Sicily
— 4 nights
Fly
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Lampedusa
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Vito lo Capo, Sicily
— 4 nights
Bus
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Isola di Favignana
— 3 nights
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Ferry to Trapani, Bus to Palermo, Fly to San Teodoro
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San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 5 nights
Drive to Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport, Fly to Brasilia

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Alghero, Sardinia

— 4 nights

Little Barcelona

Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Explore hidden gems such as Capo Caccia and Spiaggia Mugoni. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alghero: Centro Storico Bosa (in Bosa), Off-Road Tours (in Stintino) and Spiaggia di Is Arutas (in Cabras). Next up on the itinerary: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Maria Pia, and explore the fascinating underground world of Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Alghero sightseeing planner.

Brasilia, Brazil to Alghero is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Brasilia in August; daily highs in Alghero reach 37°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Portoferraio.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Portoferraio, Elba Island

— 3 nights
Portoferraio is a town and comune in the province of Livorno, on the edge of the eponymous harbour of the island of Elba. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Spiaggia di Cavoli and Spiaggia Della Biodola. Step out of Portoferraio to go to Marciana and see Monte Capanne, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's more to do: kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Capo Bianco and stroll through Spiaggia Di Sansone.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Portoferraio online trip itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Alghero to Portoferraio in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. While traveling from Alghero, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Portoferraio, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Otranto.

Things to do in Portoferraio

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Otranto

— 3 nights
Otranto is a town and comune in the province of Lecce (Apulia, Italy), in a fertile region once famous for its breed of horses.It is located on the east coast of the Salento peninsula. Explore hidden gems such as Cava di Bauxite and Circolo Ippico Malepezza. Change things up with these side-trips from Otranto: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Santa Maria di Leuca) and Grotta della Poesia (in Roca Vecchia). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Otranto.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Otranto day trip website.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Portoferraio to Otranto takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Traveling from Portoferraio in August, you will find days in Otranto are somewhat warmer (38°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can fly to Villasimius.

Things to do in Otranto

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Villasimius, Sardinia

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Pira and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Punta Molentis. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Simius Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Porto Giunco.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Villasimius day trip planning tool.

Fly from Otranto to Villasimius in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Villasimius can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Noto.

Things to do in Villasimius

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Noto, Sicily

— 4 nights
Noto is a city and comune in the Province of Syracuse, Sicily, Italy. Step off the beaten path and head to Riserva Naturale Orientata Oasi faunistica di Vendicari and Isola delle Correnti. Venture out of the city with trips to Ragusa Ibla (in Ragusa), Cathedral of St. George (in Modica) and Syracuse (Duomo di Siracusa & Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio)). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Riserva Naturale Orientata Cavagrande del Cassibile and don't miss a visit to Centro Storico.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Noto vacation planner.

Getting from Villasimius to Noto by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Noto

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Lampedusa

— 2 nights
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
On the 19th (Thu), kick back and relax at Cala Pulcino and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia dei Conigli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Croce Beach and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Lampedusa trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Noto to Lampedusa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August in Lampedusa, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can fly to San Vito lo Capo.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

San Vito lo Capo, Sicily

— 4 nights
A vacation in San Vito lo Capo offers a chance to enjoy a sheltered bay and a town with distinctive Arab-Norman architecture.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Spiaggia di Macari and Boat Tours & Water Sports. Venture out of the city with trips to Selinunte Archaeological Park (in Castelvetrano) and Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro (in Castellammare del Golfo). There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Isuledda and look for gifts at La Pasticceria Maria Grammatico.

Plan trip to San Vito lo Capo with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Lampedusa to San Vito lo Capo in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, train, and taxi. In August, daily temperatures in San Vito lo Capo can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Isola di Favignana

— 3 nights
Once famous for its white tuff shell quarries and tuna can factory--now turned into a museum--Isola di Favignana attracts divers and beachgoers with its jagged coastline rich in coves and caves.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Grotte bue marino and Lido Punta Burrone. Next up on the itinerary: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, stroll through Spiaggia di Cala Rossa, take advantage of the amenities at Lido Burrone, and don't miss a visit to Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Isola di Favignana trip simple and quick.

You can take a bus from San Vito lo Capo to Isola di Favignana in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

San Teodoro, Sardinia

— 5 nights
A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Oasi Biderosa and Porto Taverna Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from San Teodoro: Siniscola (Spiaggia di Capo Comino & Spiaggia Berchida) and Spiaggia di Sa Curcurica (in Orosei). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lu Impostu Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Teodoro trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Isola di Favignana to San Teodoro takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. August in San Teodoro sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Trails

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.