34 days in Italy Itinerary

34 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Coffs Harbour
Fly:  31 h
1
Venice
— 4 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
2
Verona
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
3
Milan
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
6
Positano
— 4 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
7
Salerno
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
8
Rome
— 7 nights
Fly:  28 h
End: Coffs Harbour

4
nights
Venice

Venice ©
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 (Scrovegni Chapel, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary planning website.

Coffs Harbour, Australia to Venice is an approximately 30- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Coffs Harbour to Venice. Traveling from Coffs Harbour in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Venice, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can take a bus to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Padua
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

3
nights
Verona

Verona ©
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.
Verona is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, don't miss a visit to Piazza delle Erbe, examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, and explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Verona trip planning website.

You can take a bus from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In September, daytime highs in Verona are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Highlights from your plan
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

3
nights
Milan

Milan ©
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 Milan's surroundings by going to Villa del Balbianello (in Tremezzina), Bellagio (Parco di Villa Serbelloni & Kayaking & Canoeing) and Casa dei Presepi (in Mezzegra). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, browse the collection at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, appreciate the views at Valchiavenna, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Milan itinerary website.

Traveling by train from Verona to Milan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Milan, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Bellagio, Villa del Balbianello, Sentiero del Viandante, Casa dei Presepi, Sentee di Sort
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Florence holiday planner.

Take a train from Milan to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. September in Florence sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
M.G. Design ©
M.G. Design
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

3
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Change things up with these side-trips from Assisi: Azienda Agricola Leuta (in Pietraia) and Museo Diocesano (in Cortona). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, and explore the world behind art at Studio Moretti Caselli.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Assisi visit planner.

You can drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. September in Assisi sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Positano.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Cortona, Studio Moretti Caselli
Highlights from your plan
Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola

4
nights
Positano

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Positano: Parrocchia San Giovanni (in Vietri sul Mare), Lido di Ravello (in Castiglione) and Amalfi (Duomo di Sant'Andrea & Museo della Carta). There's lots more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, go for a walk through Positano, and admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Positano online road trip planner.

You can drive from Assisi to Positano in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, subway, and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Assisi in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Positano. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Salerno.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Parrocchia San Giovanni, I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

4
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
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: Paestum Ruins (in Paestum), Ravello (Le Ville di Ravello, Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, &more) and Villa di Giulia Felice (in Pompeii). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, don't miss a visit to Via dei Mercanti, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and stroll through Spiaggia di castiglione.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Salerno travel planner.

Traveling by ferry from Positano to Salerno takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Salerno are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Ravello, Vietri sul Mare, Maiori, Pompeii, Paestum Ruins
Highlights from your plan
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione

7
nights
Rome

Rome ©
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, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and admire the striking features of Pantheon.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Salerno to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Rome when traveling from Salerno in October, with lows around 15°C. On the 18th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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