27 days in Italy Itinerary

27 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Milan
— 1 night
2
Como
— 1 night
3
Venice
— 2 nights
4
Verona
— 2 nights
5
Bologna
— 1 night
6
Cinque Terre
— 3 nights
7
Florence
— 3 nights
8
Pisa
— 1 night
9
Rome
— 4 nights
10
Naples
— 1 night
11
Pompeii
— 1 night
12
Amalfi
— 4 nights

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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.
For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan journey app.

Lloydminster, Canada to Milan is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. Traveling from Lloydminster to Milan, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lloydminster in August, expect Milan to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. You will leave for Como on the 13th (Thu).

Things to do in Milan

Nightlife Historic Sites Parks
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Como

Como
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Como online journey planner.

Drive from Milan to Como in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 14th (Fri), you'll travel to Venice.

Things to do in Como

Historic Sites Nightlife Outdoors
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, appreciate the history behind Punta della Dogana, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, thensee the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, thentake in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice tour planning app.

Drive from Como to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

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

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Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
On the 17th (Mon), make a trip to Piazza Bra, see the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta, don't miss a visit to Torre dei Lamberti, thentake a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Palazzo di Cansignorio, and finally don't miss a visit to Liston. Keep things going the next day: snap pictures at Ponte Pietra, snap pictures at Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, thensteep yourself in history at Museo di Castelvecchio, and finally stop by Fil Good.

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Traveling by car from Venice to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In August in Verona, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Bologna.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio

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Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, contemplate the long history of Piazza Maggiore, don't miss a visit to Compianto sul Cristo Morto, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, thencontemplate the long history of Basilica di San Petronio, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Civico Archeologico.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bologna road trip planning tool.

Traveling by train from Verona to Bologna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bologna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums
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Piazza Maggiore ©
Piazza Maggiore
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell ©
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell

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Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 20th (Thu), hike along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church, thenhike along Cinque Terre Trails, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di Nostra Signora di Montenero, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa Di San Pietro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): explore the world behind art at Palazzo Ducale, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa, and finally make a trip to Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Cinque Terre route planner.

Traveling by car from Bologna to Cinque Terre takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Cinque Terre, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Florence.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Genoa
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Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa
Vernazza ©
Vernazza

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence journey maker tool.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Adventure
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Camminamento in Quota Sulle Mura di Pisa, contemplate the long history of Baptistery of St. John, explore the different monuments and memorials at Camposanto, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa, thenmake a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Pisa online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Florence to Pisa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites
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Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Piazza dei Miracoli ©
Piazza dei Miracoli

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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: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, and don't miss a visit to Roman Forum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Rome travel route builder website.

You can fly from Pisa to Rome in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. August in Rome sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Underground Naples, contemplate the long history of Museo Cappella Sansevero, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, thenmake a trip to Via San Gregorio Armeno, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Naples driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Naples can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Pompeii.

Things to do in Naples

Museums Historic Sites
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Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero
Duomo di Napoli ©
Duomo di Napoli

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Pompeii

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): make a trip to Promenade Trieste, thenhead outdoors with Cilento, thenexplore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, and finally steep yourself in history at Lupanar.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pompeii trip itinerary builder tool.

Pompeii is very close to Naples. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Salerno
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Cilento ©
Cilento
Promenade Trieste ©
Promenade Trieste

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Amalfi

Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Get out of town with these interesting Amalfi side-trips: Positano (Fornillo & Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano) and Spiaggia della Gavitella (in Praiano). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Villa Cimbrone Gardens, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Capo di Conca, and race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Amalfi planner.

You can drive from Pompeii to Amalfi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Pompeii in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Amalfi, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ravello, Positano, Atrani, Spiaggia della Gavitella, Lido Capo di Conca
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Speed Boats Tours
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

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