59 days in Italy Itinerary

59 days in Italy Itinerary

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Genoa
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Turin
— 2 nights
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Milan
— 3 nights
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Cremona
— 2 nights
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Trento
— 2 nights
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Cortina d'Ampezzo
— 2 nights
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Venice
— 2 nights
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Ravenna
— 2 nights
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Urbino
— 3 nights
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Siena
— 3 nights
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Florence
— 4 nights
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Pisa
— 2 nights
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Assisi
— 3 nights
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Civitavecchia
— 2 nights
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Pescara
— 2 nights
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Caserta
— 2 nights
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Positano
— 3 nights
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Martina Franca
— 2 nights
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Tropea
— 2 nights
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Reggio Calabria
— 2 nights
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Palermo
— 4 nights
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Catania
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Rome
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Genoa

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Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Visit Borgo Storico di Riomaggiore and Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Castello Doria and Convento dei Cappuccini e Chiesa di San Francesco. Change things up with these side-trips from Genoa: Chiesa di San Lorenzo (in Manarola), Corniglia (Oratorio dei Disciplinati di Santa Caterina, Borgo Storico di Corniglia, &more) and Levanto (Levanto Beach & Chiesa di Sant'Andrea). Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Borgio Verezzi, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of San Giovanni Battista, and see the interesting displays at Museo Diocesano e Battistero Paleocristiano.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Genoa travel planner.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Genoa is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Johannesburg to Genoa, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Johannesburg in April, expect nights in Genoa to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Turin.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

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Turin

Turin ©

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
On the 29th (Wed), cool off at Cupole Lido.

For more things to do and other tourist information, refer to the Turin sightseeing planning tool.

Traveling by train from Genoa to Turin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Genoa in April: high temperatures in Turin hover around 17°C and lows are around 9°C. You'll set off for Milan on the 30th (Thu).

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Water Park
Cupole Lido
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Milan

Milan ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale Sant’Ambrogio, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Francesco, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria di Canepanova, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di S. Antonio Abate e S. Francesca Cabrini, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Bassiano. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Cantine Cavallotti, play a few rounds at Golf Club Ambrosiano, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Martino.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan vacation planning app.

Getting from Turin to Milan by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Turin in April, expect nights in Milan to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Cremona.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Golf · Wineries

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Cremona

Cremona ©
Cremona is a city and comune in northern Italy, situated in Lombardy, on the left bank of the Po River in the middle of the Pianura Padana (Po valley). Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sant'Abbondio, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria Maddalena, examine the collection at Museo Archeologico di San Lorenzo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Cattolica Parrocchiale S. Agata, then make a trip to La Bottega dell’Archetto, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Gerolamo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Comune, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Stradivari, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ilario, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Rita, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Egidio e Sant'Omobono.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Cremona trip planner.

You can drive from Milan to Cremona in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In May in Cremona, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Trento.

Things to do in Cremona

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Trento

Trento ©

Painted City

Tyrol's capital and one of the nation's wealthiest cities, Trento serves as the commercial and cultural center of the region.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): hike along Percorso Excalibur and then stroll the grounds of Ossario del Monte Cimone. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Chiesetta di Santa Margherita, then admire the sheer force of Contra' Pria, and then steep yourself in history at Forti di Campomolon e Cornolo.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Trento trip app.

Drive from Cremona to Trento in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cortina d'Ampezzo.

Things to do in Trento

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails

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Waterfall
Contra' Pria
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Cortina d'Ampezzo

Cortina d'Ampezzo ©
Cortina d'Ampezzo, commonly referred to as Cortina, is a town and comune in the heart of the southern (Dolomitic) Alps in the Veneto region of Northern Italy. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Villaggio di Fornesighe and then explore the striking landscape at Campanile di Val Montanaia. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Gruppo del Bosconero, appreciate the views at Val di Zoldo, contemplate the long history of Villaggio di Coi, then wander the streets of Centro Storico di Zoppe, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Murales di Cibiana.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Cortina d'Ampezzo road trip planner.

You can drive from Trento to Cortina d'Ampezzo in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. May in Cortina d'Ampezzo sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Cortina d'Ampezzo

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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Geologic Formation
Campanile di Val Montanaia
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Historic Walking Area
Villaggio di Fornesighe
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Historic Site
Villaggio di Coi
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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.
On the 9th (Sat), examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Adria and then kick back and relax at Bagni Vianello. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Bagni Sirena and then head outdoors with Bagni Nuova Marina Sirenella.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Venice online tour builder.

Traveling by car from Cortina d'Ampezzo to Venice takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 11th (Mon), you'll travel to Ravenna.

Things to do in Venice

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Museums

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Beach
Bagni Sirena
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Bagni Nuova Marina Sirenella
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Ravenna

Ravenna ©

City of Mosaics

Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Polenta and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbazia di Santa Maria del Monte. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): stroll through Bagno Piscina 4 Venti 59/60 and then kick back and relax at Bagno Luca.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ravenna holiday maker tool.

Drive from Venice to Ravenna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In May in Ravenna, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Urbino.

Things to do in Ravenna

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Urbino

Urbino ©
Urbino is a walled city in the Marche region of Italy, south-west of Pesaro, a World Heritage Site notable for a remarkable historical legacy of independent Renaissance culture, especially under the patronage of Federico da Montefeltro, duke of Urbino from 1444 to 1482. Oratorio di San Giuseppe and Castello Brancaleoni will appeal to history buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Comune di Sassocorvaro and Chiesa di San Bernardino. Get out of town with these interesting Urbino side-trips: Castello di Piticchio (in Arcevia) and Centro Storico di Cagli (in Cagli). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Chiesa San Francesco, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia San Vincenzo al Furlo, pause for some serene contemplation at Oratorio della Grotta, and learn about winemaking at Cantina Terracruda.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Urbino trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Ravenna to Urbino in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Ravenna in May; daily highs in Urbino reach 23°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Urbino

Historic Sites · Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors

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Architectural Building
Comune di Sassocorvaro
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Siena

Siena ©

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Area Archeologica di Roselle and Poggio Rubino. Your inner history buff will appreciate Piazza Dante and Parrocchia Di S. Egidio Abate. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Siena: Montalcino (Winery Solaria Patrizia Cencioni, Azienda Agricola Capanna di Cencioni, &more) and Le Mortelle (in Ampio).

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Siena online itinerary maker.

Getting from Urbino to Siena by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Urbino in May, you will find days in Siena are somewhat warmer (27°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Castello di Verrazzano and Church and Museum of Orsanmichele. Do some cultural sightseeing at Castello Dei Conti Guidi Di Poppi and Corridoio Vasariano. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Carmine, pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi, admire the local landmark of Fountain of Neptune, and get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence road trip site.

Getting from Siena to Florence by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Florence are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Beaches

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Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Palazzina Marconi, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagno Vittorio Emanuele, then learn about winemaking at Podere La Chiesa, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello dei Vicari. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Paolo a Ripa d'Arno, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cappella di Sant’Agata, take in panoramic vistas at Chiesa di San Michele Degli Scalzi, then get your game on at Paintball Toscana, and finally do a tasting at Podere Pellicciano - Agrisole.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Pisa driving holiday site.

Getting from Florence to Pisa by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Pisa can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Pisa

Beaches · Wineries · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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Winery / Vineyard
Podere La Chiesa
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Assisi

Assisi ©

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica di Santa Rita and Piazza del Duomo. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cattedrale della Santissima Annunziata and Complesso Museale di San Francesco. Change things up with these side-trips from Assisi: Todi (Piazza del Popolo, Tempio di Santa Maria della Consolazione, &more), Centro Storico (in Montefalco) and Spoleto (La Rocca & Basilica di San Salvatore). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Roccaporena, Santuario di S. Rita, steep yourself in history at Castelluccio, and pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Assisi journey planner.

Traveling by car from Pisa to Assisi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Civitavecchia.

Things to do in Assisi

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Civitavecchia

Civitavecchia ©
Civitavecchia is a town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Rome in the central Italian region of Lazio. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Michelangelo Fortress, contemplate the long history of Terme Taurine, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria di Castello, and finally steep yourself in history at Chiesa di San Pancrazio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa e Convento di San Francesco, then contemplate the long history of Darsena Romana, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa dei Santissimi Martiri Giapponesi.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Civitavecchia travel route app.

You can drive from Assisi to Civitavecchia in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May in Civitavecchia, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Pescara.

Things to do in Civitavecchia

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Pescara

Pescara ©
Pescara is the capital city of the Province of Pescara, in the Abruzzo region of Italy. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): stop by Ceramiche Artistiche Stefania Santone, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Santa Maria Maggiore - Affresco di San Cristoforo, wander the streets of Borgo Medievale di Guardiagrele, then stroll the grounds of Sacrario di Andrea Bafile, and finally get great views at Belvedere Balzolo. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Centro Storico di Caramanico Terme, explore the ancient world of Borgo Medievale di Roccacaramanico e i suoi Ruderi, then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Salle, then don't miss a visit to Chiesa di San Tommaso, and finally contemplate the long history of Chiesa di Santa Maria di Cartignano.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Pescara trip site.

Traveling by car from Civitavecchia to Pescara takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Caserta.

Things to do in Pescara

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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Historic Walking Area
Centro Storico di Caramanico Terme
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Caserta

Caserta ©
Caserta is the capital of the province of Caserta in the Campania region of Italy. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): identify plant and animal life at La Ghiandaia - Oasi WWF Bosco di San Silvestro, don't miss a visit to Monumental Complex Belvedere San Leucio, see the interesting displays at Museum of Silk, then don't miss a visit to Eremo di San Vitaliano, and finally snap pictures at Ponti della Valle - Acquedotto Carolino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Mitreo, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint Michael Archangel, make a trip to Chiesa di San Ferdinando Re, then make a trip to Criptoportico, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Caserta trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Pescara to Caserta takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Caserta sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Caserta

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Fun & Games

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Mitreo
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Specialty Museum
Museum of Silk
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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 discover tucked-away gems like Cloister del Paradiso and Limonoro. Popular historic sites such as Cattedrale di Sorrento and Castello Aragonese are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Positano: Museo della Carta (in Amalfi), Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano (in Maiori) and Duomo di Ravello (in Ravello). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastero di San Paolo, appreciate the views at Il Vallone dei Mulini, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di Sant'Antonino, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario del Getsemani.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Positano road trip planner.

Drive from Caserta to Positano in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Caserta in June, Positano is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Martina Franca.

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Religious Site
Basilica di Sant'Antonino
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Martina Franca

Martina Franca ©
Martina Franca, or only Martina, is a town and municipality in the province of Taranto, Apulia (Puglia), southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Domenico Maggiore Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sanctuary of our Lady of Grace, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale, then see the interesting displays at Cripta Delle Mummie, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Manduria. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Castello, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di Santa Lucia, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello Conti Filo.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Martina Franca online tour planner.

Drive from Positano to Martina Franca in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Tropea.

Things to do in Martina Franca

Historic Sites · Museums

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Tropea

Tropea ©
Tropea is a municipality located within the province of Vibo Valentia, in Calabria (southern Italy).The town is a famous bathing place, situated on a reef, in the gulf of St. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Piazza della Repubblica, then get great views at Affaccio Raf Vallone, then stop by Enogastronomia Lorenzo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Concattedrale.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Tropea trip maker tool.

You can drive from Martina Franca to Tropea in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, Tropea is slightly colder than Martina Franca - with highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Tropea

Shopping · Historic Sites · Wineries

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Enogastronomia Lorenzo
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Historic Site
Piazza della Repubblica
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Winery / Vineyard
Bonta e Delizie di Calabria
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Reggio Calabria

Reggio Calabria ©
Reggio di Calabria, commonly known as Reggio Calabria or simply Reggio in Southern Italy, is the largest city and the most populated comune of Calabria, Southern Italy. On the 10th (Wed), step into the grandiose world of Ruffòs Castle in Amendolea. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Parco Archeologico della Villa romana, appreciate the extensive heritage of Antico Borgo di Bova, then get great views at Belvedere di Piazza San Rocco, and finally catch a live event at Arena dello Stretto.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Reggio Calabria visit planning site.

Traveling by train from Tropea to Reggio Calabria takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Reggio Calabria when traveling from Tropea in June, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Palermo.

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Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

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Arena / Stadium
Arena dello Stretto
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Government Building
Palazzo Foti
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Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Get some cultural insight at Castello Ventimiglia and Chiesa e Monastero di San Francesco d'Assisi. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museo Civico di Castelbuono and Piazza del Duomo. Venture out of the city with trips to Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese (in Termini Imerese), Santuario Gibilmanna (in Cefalu) and CIDMA: Mafia and Anti-Mafia Center Guided Visits (in Corleone). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, take in nature's colorful creations at Giardini del Balio, get curious at Casa Museo del Sapone, and mingle with the ghosts of the past at Poggioreale.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Palermo trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Reggio Calabria to Palermo by combination of ferry and train takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Catania.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks

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Catania

Catania ©

Black Pearl of Ionian Sea

The landscape surrounding Catania, a medieval city on Sicily's eastern coast, is dominated by Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Villa Cerami, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Collegiata, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Le Capannine. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Madre Santa Maria La Cava e Sant'Alfio, admire the landmark architecture of Cappella Bonajuto, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Placido, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giuliano, then admire the masterpieces at MUSEO CROCIFERI - Art and Chocolate, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Biagio Church - Sant'Agata alla Fornace.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Catania online vacation planner.

Traveling by train from Palermo to Catania takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rome.

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Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Parco Archeologico di Norba and Tempio di Castore e Polluce. Get in touch with nature at V Lounge Beach Club and Nuova Pineta Pinetina. Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: La Fontana Biondi o Bella Ninfa (in Cisterna di Latina), Beach Head War Cemetery (in Anzio) and Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta (in Sermoneta). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Madonna delle Grazie and get insight into ancient worlds with Ars in Urbe - Associazione Culturale di Promozione Sociale.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rome trip itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Catania to Rome in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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