15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly:  13 h
1
Lampedusa
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
2
Rome
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
4
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
5
Arzachena, Sardinia
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 45 min
End: New Delhi

1
night
Lampedusa

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): kick back and relax at Cala Uccello, identify plant and animal life at Centro Recupero Tartarughe Marine, and then stop by Il Pescato Di Lampedusa S.A.S. Di Costa Antonino & C..

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New Delhi, India to Lampedusa is an approximately 14- hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Lampedusa, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in December: highs in Lampedusa hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Centro Recupero Tartarughe Marine
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nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Visit Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica for their historical value. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Church of St. Louis of the French and Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, stroll the grounds of Vatican Necropolis, explore the engaging exhibits at Welcome to Rome, and take a stroll through Via Condotti.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary builder website.

Fly from Lampedusa to Rome in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Lampedusa in December, things will get little chillier in Rome: highs are around 16°C and lows about 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Florence

Florence
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Pitti Palace. Step off the beaten path and head to Basilica San Miniato al Monte and The Baptistery of St. John. Step out of Florence with an excursion to Duomo in Prato--about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cappella Brancacci, don't miss a visit to Palazzo Strozzi, and view the masterpieces at Galleria FirenzeArt.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence road trip planning app.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December in Florence, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Duomo
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Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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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 discover tucked-away gems like Scuola Grande di San Rocco and Natural History Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Piazza San Marco and San Giorgio Maggiore. Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Verona (Arche Scaligere, Basilica di Santa Anastasia, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, and snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in December, expect Venice to be a bit cooler, temps between 11°C and 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Arzachena.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Verona
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari
Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco

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nights
Arzachena, Sardinia

Arzachena ©
Arzachena is a town and comune in the province of Sassari, northern Sardinia, Italy. Get in touch with nature at Cala Liccia and Cala dei Ginepri. Relax by the water at Spiaggia Di Petra Ruja and Spiaggia Li Triceddi. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Arzachena: Tempio Pausania (Oratorio del Rosario & Cattedrale di San Pietro), Aggius (MEOC -Museo Etnografico Oliva Carta Cannas & Museo del Banditismo) and Museo del Sughero (in Calangianus). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Li Lolghi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stella Maris, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Antonio di Padova, and contemplate the waterfront views at Golfo di Arzachena.

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Do a combination of flight and bus from Venice to Arzachena in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Arzachena

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tempio Pausania, Aggius, Museo del Sughero
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Spiaggia Di Petra Ruja ©
Spiaggia Di Petra Ruja
MEOC -Museo Etnografico Oliva Carta Cannas ©
MEOC -Museo Etnografico Oliva Carta Cannas
Museo del Banditismo ©
Museo del Banditismo

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