46 days in Italy, Paris & Valencia Itinerary

46 days in Italy, Paris & Valencia Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  25 h
1
Paris, France
— 8 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Valencia, Spain
— 7 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
3
Villasimius, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Baunei, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
San Teodoro, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Alghero, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
7
Venice, Italy
— 9 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
8
Lipari, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  32 h
End: Melbourne, Australia


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8
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Ile Saint-Louis and Île de la Cité. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Venture out of the city with trips to Musee de l'Air et de l'Espace - National Air and Space Museum of France (in Dugny), Orléans Cathedral (in Orleans) and Basilica Cathedral of Saint-Denis (in Saint-Denis). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at The Army Museum, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, wander the streets of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, and see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, you can read our Paris travel route site.

Melbourne, Australia to Paris is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Melbourne to Paris, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in August, with highs in Paris at 29°C and lows at 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Blandy, Chateau de Chantilly, Froissy Dompierre Light Railway, Chateau de Pierrefonds, Chateau de Vic sur Aisne
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Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

7
nights
Valencia, Spain

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Peniscola Castle and Castell de Xativa. Museum-lovers will appreciate Valor Chocolate Museum and Museu Faller de Valencia. Explore Valencia's surroundings by going to Benidorm (Placa del Castell, La Cruz de Benidorm, &more), Guadalest Valley (in Alicante) and Guadalest (Museo Etnologico. & El Castell de Guadalest). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Coves de Sant Josep, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir, contemplate the long history of Torres de Serranos, and get to know the fascinating history of Plaza de la Virgen.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Valencia trip planner.

You can fly from Paris to Valencia in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in August, things will get a bit warmer in Valencia: highs are around 36°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Villasimius.

Things to do in Valencia

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Benidorm, Peniscola, Guadalest, Castillo de Montesa, Castell de Xativa
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Guadalest Valley ©
Guadalest Valley
Playa Gandia ©
Playa Gandia
Peniscola Castle ©
Peniscola Castle

2
nights
Villasimius, Italy

Villasimius ©
Get in touch with nature at Porto Giunco and Itinera Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Spiaggia di Punta Molentis and Simius Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Villasimius online trip planner.

You can fly from Valencia to Villasimius in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Valencia in August, expect nights in Villasimius to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 39°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Baunei.

Things to do in Villasimius

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cala Pira, Itinera Beach
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Porto Giunco ©
Porto Giunco
Spiaggia di Punta Molentis ©
Spiaggia di Punta Molentis
Simius Beach ©
Simius Beach

3
nights
Baunei, Italy

Baunei ©
Baunei is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian island of Sardinia.GeographyThe municipality of Baunei is located about 100km northeast of Cagliari and about 11km north of Tortolì. You'll get in some beach time at Cala Mariolu and Lido di Orri. Kids will appreciate attractions like Cala Goloritzè and Grotta del Bue Marino. Change things up with a short trip to Cala Fuili Beach in Cala Gonone (about 1h 15 min away). It doesn't end there: stroll through Cala Biriala.

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You can drive from Villasimius to Baunei in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Villasimius in August, expect nights in Baunei to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Baunei

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Dorgali, Lido di Orri
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Cala Mariolu ©
Cala Mariolu
Cala Goloritzè ©
Cala Goloritzè
Cala Fuili Beach ©
Cala Fuili Beach

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Lu Impostu Beach and Spiaggia di Capo Comino. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo and Porto Istana Beach. Step out of San Teodoro with an excursion to Spiaggia Berchida in Siniscola--about 48 minutes away.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our San Teodoro driving holiday website.

Getting from Baunei to San Teodoro by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Baunei in August, San Teodoro is slightly colder at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Siniscola, Porto Istana Beach
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Lu Impostu Beach ©
Lu Impostu Beach
Spiaggia Berchida ©
Spiaggia Berchida
Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo ©
Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo

3
nights
Alghero, Italy

Alghero ©
Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Kids will enjoy Capo Caccia and Spiaggia di Maria Pia. Step out of the city life by going to Spiaggia Mugoni and Scuba & Snorkeling. Step out of Alghero with an excursion to Asinara in Porto Torres--about 1h 35 min away.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Alghero trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from San Teodoro to Alghero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August in Alghero, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Alghero

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Asinara
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Spiaggia di Maria Pia ©
Spiaggia di Maria Pia
Scuba & Snorkeling
Asinara ©
Asinara

9
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Doge's Palace and Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Step out of the city life by going to Road of 52 Tunnels and Grotte del Caglieron. Venture out of the city with trips to Vicenza (Piazza dei Signori & Basilica Palladiana), La Cinta Muraria - Camminamento di Ronda (in Cittadella) and Padua (Scrovegni Chapel, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, take a stroll through Dorsoduro, appreciate the extensive heritage of Passeggiata lungo la restera, and pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Venice holiday planning website.

Getting from Alghero to Venice by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lipari.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Padua, Vicenza, Aquileia, Grotte del Caglieron, Bibione Lighthouse
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
La Cinta Muraria - Camminamento di Ronda ©
La Cinta Muraria - Camminamento di Ronda
Centro Storico di Venezia ©
Centro Storico di Venezia

4
nights
Lipari, Italy

Lipari ©
Lipari is the largest of the Aeolian Islands in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the northern coast of Sicily, southern Italy; it is also the name of the island's main town and comune, which is administratively part of the Metropolitan City of Messina. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano and Spiaggia Di Acqua Calda. Get outdoors at Coral Beach and Spiaggia Valle i Mura. Step out of Lipari to go to Isola Vulcano and see Vulcano, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Vecchia di Quattropani, kick back and relax at Mister Baffo Beach, get outside with Havana Beach, and take an in-depth tour of Regional Aeolian Archeological Museum Luigi Bernabo Brea.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Lipari trip builder app.

You can fly from Venice to Lipari in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Lipari when traveling from Venice in September, with lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lipari

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cala Junco, Vulcano
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Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano ©
Museo Archeologico Regionale Eoliano
Chiesa Vecchia di Quattropani ©
Chiesa Vecchia di Quattropani
Submarine Tours

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