5 days in Italy Itinerary

5 days in Italy Itinerary

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Sorrento
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Amalfi
— 1 night
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Rome
— 1 night
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Florence
— 1 night
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Venice
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Sorrento

Land of the Sirens

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Sorrento online trip itinerary builder.

Dublin, Ireland to Sorrento is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dublin to Sorrento due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Dublin in May: high temperatures in Sorrento hover around 27°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Sorrento

Tours · Wineries
Highlights from your trip

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Amalfi

Amalfi ©

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.
On the 28th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, don't miss a visit to Villa Rufolo, admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, take a memorable drive along Amalfi Coast, then examine the collection at Museo della Carta, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Amalfi route planner.

Traveling by car from Sorrento to Amalfi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Amalfi can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Amalfi

Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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Architectural Building
Villa Rufolo
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Religious Site
Duomo di Ravello
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Rome

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 29th (Sat), explore the ancient world of Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rome itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Amalfi to Rome in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Amalfi in May, Rome is slightly colder at night with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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Must see
Colosseum
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Must see
Pantheon
4.8

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Florence

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 30th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence online trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in May, Florence is a bit cooler at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
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World heritage site
Piazzale Michelangelo
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Venice

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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): examine the collection at Doge's Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Canal Grande
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Specialty Museum
Doge's Palace
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Architectural Building
Basilica di San Marco
4.4

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