22 days in Italy, Spain & France Itinerary

22 days in Italy, Spain & France Itinerary

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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Ravello, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Carloforte, Italy
— 1 night
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
7
Alcudia, Spain
— 3 nights
8
Paris, France
— 2 nights

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Doge's Palace and San Giorgio Maggiore. Museum-lovers will get to explore Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Museo Ebraico di Venezia. Go for a jaunt from Venice to Padua to see Scrovegni Chapel about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Zaccaria, and take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Venice travel route planner.

Toronto, Canada to Venice is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Venice is 6 hours. In May, daytime highs in Venice are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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Scrovegni Chapel
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
San Giorgio Maggiore ©
San Giorgio Maggiore
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Piazza del Duomo and Piazza del Campo. Popular historic sites such as Piazza della Signoria and The Baptistery of St. John are in your itinerary. When in Florence, make a side trip to see Duomo di Siena in Siena, approximately Siena away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Florence online holiday planner.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Siena
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Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Palatine Hill and Santa Maria in Trastevere. Appreciate the collections at Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Rome online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rome, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive 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
Sistine Chapel ©
Sistine Chapel
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): appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Ravello, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, thensteep yourself in history at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, thenstroll through Fornillo, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Ravello.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ravello travel planner.

Drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Ravello, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Carloforte.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Duomo di Sant'Andrea, Fornillo
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Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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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. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at La Conca, thenkick back and relax at Cape Sandalo, thenkick back and relax at Spiaggia di Cala Fico, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Punta Delle Colonne. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Punta Nera and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Girin.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Ravello to Carloforte. Traveling from Ravello in May, you will find days in Carloforte are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are little chillier (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Carloforte

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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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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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, thenvisit El Barri Gòtic, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and finally don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then walk around Parc Guell.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Carloforte to Barcelona with the Route module. When traveling from Carloforte in May, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Barcelona: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Alcudia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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Alcudia, Spain

Alcudia ©
Alcúdia is a municipality and township of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. Escape the urban bustle at Playa de Muro and Cala s'Almunia. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Catedral de Mallorca and Castell d Alaro. Get out of town with these interesting Alcudia side-trips: Playa dels Estanys (in Colonia de Sant Jordi) and Cala Morlanda (in S'illot). There's still lots to do: stop by Alcudia Old Town.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Alcudia trip planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Alcudia in 4.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Alcudia

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Playa dels Estanys, Playa de Muro, Catedral de Mallorca, Castell d Alaro, Cala Morlanda
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Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Alcudia Old Town ©
Alcudia Old Town
Catedral de Mallorca ©
Catedral de Mallorca

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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.
Visit Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles for their historical value. Explore hidden gems such as Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Île de la Cité. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Paris day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Alcudia to Paris takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Alcudia in May, things will get slightly colder in Paris: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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