40 days in Italy Itinerary

40 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy route planner

Make it your trip
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Rome
— 8 nights
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Pompeii
— 12 nights
Fly
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Venice
— 7 nights
Fly
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Ottaviano
— 9 nights
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Rome

— 8 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
You've added Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica, EcoArt Travel - Rome by Segway, Via Condotti, and other attractions to your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Rome to Tivoli to see Villa Adriana about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, visit Trastevere, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rome online trip itinerary maker.

Winnipeg, Canada to Rome is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Winnipeg to Rome is 7 hours. When traveling from Winnipeg in April, plan for much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Rome: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Pompeii.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 23 — May 1:

Pompeii

— 12 nights

Underground City

Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Venture out of the city with trips to I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos (in Praiano), Amalfi (Duomo di Sant'Andrea, Cloister del Paradiso, &more) and Positano (Cave of Smeraldo, Church of Santa Maria Assunta, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, take a memorable drive along Amalfi Coast, and take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Pompeii tour planner.

Getting from Rome to Pompeii by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Pompeii can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 1 — 13:

Venice

— 7 nights

City of Romance

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Villa Molin, Roseto di Santa Giustina, &more) and Verona (Cappella dei Notai, Piazza delle Erbe, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Pompeii to Venice takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May in Venice, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ottaviano.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 13 — 21:

Ottaviano

— 9 nights
Ottaviano is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Naples in the Italian region Campania, located about 20 km east of Naples and is located in the Vesuvian Area. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ottaviano: Escape Room Marigliano Pomigliano Nola (in Marigliano), Castello del Parco Fienga (in Nocera Inferiore) and Museo civico Acerra (in Acerra). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Vesuvio National Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di San Giuseppe, don't miss a visit to Borgo di Casamale, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Parrocchia S. Francesco.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ottaviano road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Ottaviano takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Sat).

Things to do in Ottaviano

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 21 — 30:

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.