33 days in Italy Itinerary

33 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe travel planner

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Fly to Lamezia Terme Airport, Drive to Palmi
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Palmi
— 2 nights
Drive
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Praia A Mare
— 2 nights
Drive
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Civita
— 1 night
Drive
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Paestum
— 2 nights
Train to Salerno, Taxi to Amalfi
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Amalfi
— 5 nights
Drive
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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
Train
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Verona
— 3 nights
Drive
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Venice
— 3 nights
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Palmi

— 2 nights
Palmi is a comune (municipality) of about 19,303 inhabitants in the province of Reggio Calabria in Calabria.It is seat of the district, which includes 33 municipalities in the plain of Palmi, with a population of approximately 170,000 inhabitants.With the nearby beaches of Marina di Palmi and Lido di Palmi, overlooking the Violet coast, the city is a major seaside resort thanks to its landscape, which has led writers and poets to call it the "terrace on the Strait of Messina".In addition to being the main administrative center, office and school of the Tyrrhenian coast of the province of Reggio Calabria, Palmi was also an important agricultural and commercial center and a bishopric of Roman Catholic Diocese of Oppido Mamertina-Palmi.For centuries, the city was one of the most important cultural centers of Calabria in the literary, musical, historical and archaeological interest. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): make a trip to Scoglio dell' Ulivo, kick back and relax at Cala di Rovaglioso, then get great views at Belvedere di Piazza San Rocco, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Ruffo di Scilla. On the next day, stroll through Lido Francesco, look for gifts at Zanzibar, then get to know the fascinating history of Chianalea di Scilla, and finally head outdoors with Monte Sant'Elia.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Palmi trip maker website.

Toronto, Canada to Palmi is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Palmi is 6 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Toronto in August; daily highs in Palmi reach 36°C and lows reach 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Praia A Mare.

Things to do in Palmi

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Praia A Mare

— 2 nights
Praia a Mare is a town and comune of the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of Italy. On the 23rd (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Buddha Beach, step off the mainland to explore Island Dino, then make a trip to Arco Magno, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at La Secca. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Il Mirto Solarium Bar, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Grotta Azzurra.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Praia A Mare trip planner.

You can drive from Palmi to Praia A Mare in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Civita.

Things to do in Praia A Mare

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Civita

— 1 night
Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grotta delle Ninfe, then identify plant and animal life at Setteventi del Pollino, and finally snap pictures at Il ponte del diavolo.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Civita day trip planning app.

Drive from Praia A Mare to Civita in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Paestum.

Things to do in Civita

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Paestum

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Agropoli, contemplate the long history of Borgo Medievale di Agropoli, then stroll through Baia di Trentova, and finally kick back and relax at Lido Mediterraneo Beach. On the next day, stop by Tenuta Vannulo, then experience rural life at Caseificio Rivabianca, then explore the ancient world of Paestum Ruins, and finally head outdoors with Lido Esercito.

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You can drive from Civita to Paestum in 2.5 hours. August in Paestum sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Amalfi.

Things to do in Paestum

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Amalfi

— 5 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: I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos (in Praiano) and Positano (Miniaci Art Gallery, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, get outside with Amalfi Coast, and contemplate the long history of Villa Rufolo.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Amalfi holiday builder tool.

You can do a combination of train and taxi from Paestum to Amalfi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Amalfi can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Amalfi

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, delve into the distant past at Colosseum, and make a trip to Piazza Navona.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Rome road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Amalfi to Rome takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Amalfi in September since evenings lows in Rome dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Assisi

— 3 nights

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: Cascata delle Marmore (in Marmore) and Duomo di Orvieto (in Orvieto). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, and step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Assisi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rome to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Siena: San Gimignano (Duomo di San Gimignano & Guardastelle Vineyard). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Piazza del Campo, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Monteriggioni, and enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia.

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Traveling by car from Assisi to Siena takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · 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 Pisa (Basilica romanica di San Piero a Grado, Leaning Tower of Pisa, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Florence trip planner.

You can drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Wineries

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Gardaland Park (in Castelnuovo del Garda) and Lago di Garda (in Garda). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Arena di Verona, wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, and take in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Verona route website.

Traveling by train from Florence to Verona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Verona, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Theme Parks · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Venice

— 3 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Piazza della Frutta, Scrovegni Chapel, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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.