60 days in Italy Itinerary

60 days in Italy Itinerary

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60 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Dunedin
Bus + Fly:  35 h
1
Rome
— 7 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Salerno
— 6 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
3
Positano
— 6 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
4
Assisi
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Siena
— 6 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
6
Florence
— 6 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
7
Venice
— 6 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
8
Verona
— 6 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
9
Milan
— 7 nights
Fly:  31 h
End: Dunedin

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Rome side-trips: Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

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Dunedin, New Zealand to Rome is an approximately 35-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Dunedin to Rome is minus 11 hours. June in Rome sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Salerno.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Vatican City, Tivoli
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

6
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: Spiaggia Lannio (in Cetara), Spiaggia di castiglione (in Castiglione) and Monte Finestra (in Tramonti). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Paestum Ruins, head outdoors with Cilento, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Salerno online road trip planner .

Traveling by train from Rome to Salerno takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Rome, expect little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in Salerno, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vietri sul Mare, Maiori, Ravello, Spiaggia Lannio, Food Tours
Highlights from your plan
Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Speed Boats Tours

6
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.
Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Ravello (Villa Rufolo, Duomo di Ravello, & more), Lido di Ravello (in Castiglione) and Amalfi (Wine Tours & Tastings, Duomo di Sant'Andrea, & more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Fornillo, stop by Emporio della Ceramica di murano crescenzo, get outside with Walk of the Gods, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Positano trip itinerary app .

You can ride a ferry from Salerno to Positano in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. In June in Positano, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Praiano
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

6
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Assisi: Azienda Agraria Guerrieri (in Piagge), Montioni Frantoio e Cantina (in Montefalco) and Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia (in Castelluccio di Norcia). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, and walk around Mount Subasio.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Assisi travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Positano to Assisi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Positano in July, Assisi is slightly colder at night with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Perugia, Montioni Frantoio e Cantina, Azienda Agraria Guerrieri, Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia, Castello Monte Vibiano Vecchio
Highlights from your plan
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio

6
nights
Siena

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Change things up with these side-trips from Siena: Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate), Poggio al Bosco (in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa) and San Gimignano (Guardastelle Vineyard, Podere La Marronaia- Sosta Alle Colonne, & more). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Siena, and deepen your understanding at Scuola di Cucina di Lella.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Siena online tour itinerary maker .

Getting from Assisi to Siena by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July in Siena, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

San Gimignano, Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona, Batzella, Poggio al Bosco
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

6
nights
Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Basilica San Vitale (in Ravenna), Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Florence trip site .

Take a bus from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Leaning Tower of Pisa, Castello del Trebbio, Basilica San Vitale
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

6
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica di Sant’Antonio). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, browse the exhibits of Doge's Palace, and explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

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

6
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Verona: Gardaland Park (in Castelnuovo del Garda) and Lago di Garda (in Garda). There's still lots to do: see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and make a trip to Piazza Bra.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Verona online visit planner .

You can take a bus from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In July, daytime highs in Verona are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lago di Garda, Gardaland Park
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

7
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cathedral of Como (Duomo) (in Como), Gravedona (Chiesa Santa Maria del Tiglio & Centro Storico) and Spiaggia Tranquilla (in Dorio). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, hike along Sentiero dei Forti, admire the striking features of Villa del Balbianello, and get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Milan journey planning site .

Traveling by train from Verona to Milan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August in Milan, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Colico, Gravedona, Genoa, Tremezzina, Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello

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