11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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11 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
5
Milan
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Pittsburgh

2
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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and make a trip to Piazza San Marco.

For other places to visit, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice trip site .

Pittsburgh, USA to Venice is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Pittsburgh to Venice due to the time zone difference. September in Venice sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
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: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, wander the streets of Trastevere, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill.

For maps, traveler tips, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Rome by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. September in Rome sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

1
night
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 23rd (Wed), do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, learn about winemaking at Bibenda Assisi, contemplate the long history of Eremo delle Carceri, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, and finally learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Assisi vacation builder tool .

Drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Assisi are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites
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Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 24th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then make a trip to Palazzo Vecchio, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence visit planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

1
night
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.
On the 26th (Sat), admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Milan trip itinerary planning website .

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In September in Milan, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 26:
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Monumental Cemetery ©
Monumental Cemetery

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