29 days in Italy Itinerary

29 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Edmonton
Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Venice
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Verona
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Florence
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Siena
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Assisi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
6
Ravello
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Naples
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
8
Rome
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Edmonton

3
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Incantesimi di Alberto and Giudecca 795 Art Gallery. Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony & Scrovegni Chapel). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Doge's Palace, explore the world behind art at Museo Correr, steep yourself in history at St Mark's Campanile, and explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Venice holiday maker tool.

Edmonton, Canada to Venice is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Edmonton to Venice is 8 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Edmonton in May: high temperatures in Venice hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Padua
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Arena di Verona and Museo di Castelvecchio. Your inner history buff will appreciate Piazza delle Erbe and San Fermo Maggiore, Verona. Venture out of the city with trips to Fondazione Bisazza (in Montecchio Maggiore) and Riserva Naturale Paludi (in Ostiglia). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, learn about winemaking at Bertani, visit Quinzano, and savor the flavors at Villa Mosconi Bertani.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Verona driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In May, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Fondazione Bisazza, Riserva Naturale Paludi
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Fondazione Bisazza ©
Fondazione Bisazza
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Piazzale Michelangelo and Ponte Vecchio. Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Giardino Botanico Maria Ansaldi Pania di Corfino (in Villa Collemandina). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John, and enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Florence day trip site.

Take a train from Verona to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Castello del Trebbio, Giardino Botanico Maria Ansaldi Pania di Corfino
Find places to stay May 24 — 28:
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

3
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona and Piazza del Campo. Museum-lovers will appreciate Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico and Silvia Tanganelli. Venture out of the city with trips to Mate Winery (in Montalcino), Radda in Chianti (Fattoria di Montemaggio & Castello di Monterinaldi) and Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, steep yourself in history at Centro Storico di Siena, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and look for gifts at Cravattificio di Siena.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Siena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. May in Siena sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Montalcino, Radda in Chianti, Guardastelle Vineyard
Find places to stay May 28 — 31:
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Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona ©
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

2
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): make a trip to Eremo delle Carceri, learn about winemaking at BIBENDA ASSISI WINE BAR-WINE VINO, CHOCOLATE, OLIVE OIL,TRUFFLE TASTING, take in the exciting artwork at B.A.T. Assisi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico di Assisi, and finally examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Vineria del Carmine, learn about winemaking at Montioni Frantoio e Cantina, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, thendo a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, and finally explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Assisi trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Montioni Frantoio e Cantina, Vineria del Carmine
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Montioni Frantoio e Cantina ©
Montioni Frantoio e Cantina
Vineria del Carmine ©
Vineria del Carmine

4
nights
Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Museo della Carta and Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal will appeal to museum buffs. Popular historic sites such as Duomo di Ravello and Duomo di Sant'Andrea are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Ravello: Spiaggia Lannio (in Cetara), Marina di Praia Beach (in Praiano) and Positano (Spiaggia Grande, Fornillo, &more). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Valle delle Ferriere, enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Capo di Conca, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ravello day trip site.

Getting from Assisi to Ravello by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, subway, and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Assisi in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Ravello, with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Positano, Spiaggia Lannio, Marina di Praia Beach, Spiaggia di Atrani
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

4
nights
Naples

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Pompeii Archaeological Park and Sol’Art Ceramiche are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Fishing Charters & Tours and Scuba & Snorkeling. Venture out of the city with trips to Paestum Ruins (in Paestum), Marina Di Vietri (in Salerno) and SyArt (in Sorrento). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, take a stroll through Piazza dei Martiri, examine the collection at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister of Santa Chiara.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Naples online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Ravello to Naples takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Ravello in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Naples, with lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Sorrento, Sol’Art Ceramiche, Paestum Ruins, Fishing Charters & Tours, Marina Di Vietri
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins

4
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Escape the urban bustle at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll explore and learn at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. Take a break from Rome with a short trip to Villa Adriana in Tivoli, about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, take an in-depth tour of Musei Capitolini, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Villa Adriana
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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