7 days in Marche Itinerary

7 days in Marche Itinerary

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Ascoli Piceno
— 1 night
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Loreto
— 2 nights
3
Gabicce Mare
— 2 nights
4
Fabriano
— 1 night

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Ascoli Piceno

Ascoli Piceno ©
Home to more than 200 towers during the Middle Ages, Ascoli Piceno has one of the most beautiful main plazas in Italy.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): make a trip to Piazza del Popolo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Monumento al gabbiano Jonathan, then make a trip to Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto, then make a trip to Scultura Viva, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Grottammare Borgo Antico.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ascoli Piceno trip planner.

Milan to Ascoli Piceno is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Loreto.

Things to do in Ascoli Piceno

Historic Sites

Side Trips

San Benedetto Del Tronto, Grottammare Borgo Antico
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Piazza del Popolo ©
Piazza del Popolo
Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto ©
Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto
Monumento al gabbiano Jonathan ©
Monumento al gabbiano Jonathan

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Loreto

Loreto ©
Loreto, a hill town, is a comune of the Italian province of Ancona, in the Marche and most commonly known as the seat of the Basilica della Santa Casa, a popular Catholic pilgrimage site.LocationLoreto is located 127m above sea level on the right bank of the Musone river and 22km by rail south-southeast of Ancona; like many places in the Marche, it provides good views from the Apennines to the Adriatic.Main sightsThe city's main monuments occupy the four sides of the piazza: the college of the Jesuits; the Palazzo Comunale (formerly the Palazzo Apostolico), designed by Bramante, that houses an art gallery with works of Lorenzo Lotto, Vouet and Annibale Carracci as well as a collection of maiolica, and the Shrine of the Holy House (Santuario della Santa Casa). Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): make a trip to Riviera del Conero, then get active on the water at Wakeland, and then take an unorthodox tour of Grotte di Camerano - Citta Sotterranea di Camerano. On the next day, Head underground at Grotte di Osimo, don't miss a visit to Piazza del sabato del villaggio, examine the collection at Casa Leopardi, then explore the historical opulence of Camminamenti di Ronda della Pontificia Basilica, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Della Santa Casa.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Loreto driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Ascoli Piceno to Loreto in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Gabicce Mare.

Things to do in Loreto

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Recanati, Province of Ancona, Grotte di Osimo, Riviera del Conero
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Santuario Della Santa Casa ©
Santuario Della Santa Casa
Casa Leopardi ©
Casa Leopardi
Riviera del Conero ©
Riviera del Conero

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Gabicce Mare

Gabicce Mare ©
Gabicce Mare, also named Gabicce, is a town and comune (municipality) in the Province of Pesaro e Urbino, in Italy, region Marche. On the 13th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Il Teatro dell'Aria, step into the grandiose world of Castello di Gradara, make a trip to Camminamenti di Ronda, then make a trip to Eremo Madonna Del Faggio Di Monte Carpegna, and finally head outdoors with Zona 17. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Guerrieri, then admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Ducale di Urbino, and then step into the grandiose world of Rocca Roveresca di Senigallia.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Gabicce Mare attractions tool.

You can drive from Loreto to Gabicce Mare in 1.5 hours. In August in Gabicce Mare, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Fabriano.

Things to do in Gabicce Mare

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Gradara, Eremo Madonna Del Faggio Di Monte Carpegna, Azienda Agraria Guerrieri, Rocca Roveresca di Senigallia, Palazzo Ducale di Urbino
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Azienda Agraria Guerrieri ©
Azienda Agraria Guerrieri
Castello di Gradara ©
Castello di Gradara
Il Teatro dell'Aria ©
Il Teatro dell'Aria

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Fabriano

Fabriano ©
Fabriano is a town and comune of Ancona province in the Italian region of the Marche, at 325m above sea level. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Tempio del Valadier, then explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Frasassi, then don't miss a visit to Abbazia di San Vittore delle Chiuse, and finally see the interesting displays at Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Fabriano travel planning site.

Drive from Gabicce Mare to Fabriano in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Fabriano

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Genga
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Grotte di Frasassi ©
Grotte di Frasassi
Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano ©
Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano
Tempio del Valadier ©
Tempio del Valadier