22 days in Italy & France Itinerary

22 days in Italy & France Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Ravello, Italy
— 1 night
5
Carloforte, Italy
— 1 night
6
Cabras, Italy
— 3 nights
7
San Teodoro, Italy
— 3 nights
8
Paris, France
— 2 nights


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2
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Venice, Italy

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Doge's Palace and St Mark's Campanile. Visit Basilica di San Marco and San Giorgio Maggiore for their historical value. Go for a jaunt from Venice to Padua to see Scrovegni Chapel about 54 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

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

Toronto, Canada to Venice is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Venice due to the time zone difference. May in Venice sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

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Scrovegni Chapel
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Piazza del Campo and Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Let the collections at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Church and Museum of Orsanmichele capture your imagination. Go for a jaunt from Florence to Siena to see Duomo di Siena about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Florence visit planner.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Siena
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Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get a sense of the local culture at Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel will appeal to museum buffs. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, make a trip to Piazza Navona, delve into the mystery of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon.

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Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Florence in May since evenings lows in Rome dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, thenadmire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, thentake in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello.

Plan trip to Ravello with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Rome to Ravello takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in May, Ravello is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Carloforte.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Amalfi
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Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

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Carloforte, Italy

Carloforte ©
Carloforte is a fishing and resort town of located on Isola di San Pietro, approximately 7km off the southwestern coast of Sardinia, in southern Sardinia, Italy.HistoryAccording to a legend, a local church was founded in the early 14th century in honour of hundreds of participants to the so-called Children's Crusade of 1212 who perished in a shipwreck just off the island on their way to North Africa during a gale. On the 20th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at La Conca, thenkick back and relax at Cape Sandalo, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Spiaggia di Cala Fico, and finally kick back and relax at Punta Delle Colonne. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Punta Nera and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Girin.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Carloforte road trip site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ravello to Carloforte. While traveling from Ravello, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Carloforte, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Cabras.

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Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Cape Sandalo ©
Cape Sandalo
Spiaggia di Girin ©
Spiaggia di Girin
Spiaggia di Punta Nera ©
Spiaggia di Punta Nera

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Cabras, Italy

Cabras ©
Looking out onto a vast coastline from the southern shore of the lake, Cabras represents an ancient village best known for its rare historical finds that date as far back as the Neolithic times.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Chiesa di Santa Giusta and Chiesa di San Giovanni in Sinis. Visiting I Gatti di Su Pallosu and Capo San Marco will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Cabras side-trips: Apinath Miele di Sardegna (in Marrubiu), Beach & Sea (in Torre dei Corsari) and Oasi WWF (in Arbus). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at S'Archeddu 'e sa Canna and stroll through Spiagge di San Giovanni di Sinis.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Cabras trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Carloforte to Cabras takes 3 hours. In May in Cabras, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Cabras

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Arbus, Capo San Marco, Apinath Miele di Sardegna, I Gatti di Su Pallosu, Chiesa di Santa Giusta
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Capo San Marco ©
Capo San Marco
Chiesa di Santa Giusta ©
Chiesa di Santa Giusta
Chiesa di San Giovanni in Sinis ©
Chiesa di San Giovanni in Sinis

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San Teodoro, Italy

San Teodoro
A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Chiesa di Santa Sabina and Spiaggia Salina Bamba. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Spiaggia di Santa Lucia and Spiaggia della Tartaruga. Step out of San Teodoro with an excursion to Spiaggia del Dottore in Murta Maria--about 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Spiaggia Sas Enas Appara.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our San Teodoro trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cabras to San Teodoro takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in San Teodoro, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Spiaggia del Dottore, Spiaggia Sas Enas Appara, Spiaggia di Santa Lucia, Chiesa di Santa Sabina
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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and contemplate the long history of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Paris journey maker.

Traveling by flight from San Teodoro to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from San Teodoro in May: high temperatures in Paris hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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