9 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

9 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

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Riva Del Garda
— 2 nights
2
Merano
— 2 nights
3
Curon Venosta
— 1 night
4
Aosta
— 2 nights

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Riva Del Garda

Riva Del Garda ©
Riva del Garda is a town and comune in the northern Italian province of Trento of the Trentino Alto Adige region. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Medieval Village of Canale and Piazza 3 Novembre. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to The Bastion, go for a walk through Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta, kick back and relax at Sabbioni Beach, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Barbara Church.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Riva Del Garda tour itinerary builder tool.

Philadelphia, USA to Riva Del Garda is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Traveling from Philadelphia in August, Riva Del Garda is slightly colder at night with lows of 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Merano.

Things to do in Riva Del Garda

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta, Medieval Village of Canale
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The Bastion ©
The Bastion
MAG Museo Alto Garda ©
MAG Museo Alto Garda
Sabbioni Beach
Sabbioni Beach

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Merano

Merano ©
Merano or Meran is a town and comune in South Tyrol, northern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): admire the natural beauty at I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff, browse the exhibits of Touriseum, and then get engrossed in the history at Castle Tyrol South Tyrolean Museum of Culture and Provincial History. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Orologio ad Acqua di Fondo, get outside with Lago Smeraldo, then hike along Meran Waalrunde, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Partschinser Wasserfall.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Merano online trip planner.

You can drive from Riva Del Garda to Merano in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in September, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Curon Venosta.

Things to do in Merano

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Fondo, Partschinser Wasserfall, Castle Tyrol South Tyrolean Museum of Culture and Provincial History
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Touriseum ©
Touriseum
Partschinser Wasserfall ©
Partschinser Wasserfall
Orologio ad Acqua di Fondo ©
Orologio ad Acqua di Fondo

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Curon Venosta

Curon Venosta ©
Graun im Vinschgau is a comune (municipality) in South Tyrol in northern Italy, located about 70km northwest of Bolzano, on the border with Austria and Switzerland.GeographyAt 1 January 2011, it had a registered population of 2,447 and an area of 210.5km2.The municipality of Graun im Vinschgau contains the subdivisions Langtaufers/Vallelunga, Reschen/Resia, Rojen/Roja and Sankt Valentin auf der Haide/San Valentino alla Muta.Graun im Vinschgau borders the following municipalities: Mals, Kaunertal (Austria), Nauders (Austria), Pfunds (Austria), Sölden (Austria), Ramosch (Switzerland), Sent (Switzerland), and Tschlin (Switzerland).The village borders the Reschensee, massively deepened and extended when the valley was dammed in order to produce hydro-electricity. On the 5th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Castel Coira - Churburg, don't miss a visit to Centro Storico, then don't miss a visit to Abbazia di Marienberg, then don't miss a visit to Il Campanile Sommerso, and finally don't miss a visit to Lago di Resia.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Curon Venosta trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Merano to Curon Venosta takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Curon Venosta can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Aosta.

Things to do in Curon Venosta

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Centro Storico, Abbazia di Marienberg, Castel Coira - Churburg
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Castel Coira - Churburg ©
Castel Coira - Churburg

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Aosta

Aosta ©
In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): get outside with Sentiero panoramico lungo l'Orrido di Pre-Saint-Didier, step into the grandiose world of Castello Reale di Sarre, step into the grandiose world of Castello Sarriod de La Tour, then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Fenis, then step into the grandiose world of Castello di Verres, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castello di Issogne. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at Criptoportico Forense, then don't miss a visit to Porta Pretoria, and then don't miss a visit to The Roman Aqueduct-Bridge of Pont d'Ael.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Aosta day trip site.

Getting from Curon Venosta to Aosta by car takes about 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aosta

Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Castello di Issogne, Castello Reale di Sarre, The Roman Aqueduct-Bridge of Pont d'Ael, Castello Sarriod de La Tour, Castello di Fenis
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Castello di Verres ©
Castello di Verres
Castello di Issogne ©
Castello di Issogne
Castello Reale di Sarre ©
Castello Reale di Sarre

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