15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy trip itinerary planner
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Fly
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Florence
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive
3
Rome
— 3 nights
Fly
4
Santa Maria di Leuca
— 1 night
Drive
5
Civita
— 1 night
Drive
6
Positano
— 2 nights
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7
Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
8
Verona
— 1 night
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Florence — 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Siena (Centro Storico di Siena, Piazza del Campo, &more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence trip builder website.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Florence is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Reykjavik to Florence is 1 hour. When traveling from Reykjavik in August, plan for warmer days in Florence, with highs around 35°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Assisi.
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Assisi — 1 night

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 28th (Sun), do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Damiano, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, and finally explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Assisi road trip app.

You can drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Rome.
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Rome — 3 nights

Eternal City

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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, and make a trip to Trevi Fountain.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Rome driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Assisi in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Rome, with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Santa Maria di Leuca.
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Santa Maria di Leuca — 1 night

Santa Maria di Leuca, often spelled simply Leuca, is a frazione of the comune of Castrignano del Capo, in the province of Lecce (Apulia), southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): don't miss a visit to Antichi Frantoi Ipogei, then see some colorful creatures with Diving Service, and then see the sky in a new way at Sidereus.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Santa Maria di Leuca holiday app.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Santa Maria di Leuca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Rome in August, you will find days in Santa Maria di Leuca are slightly colder (34°C), and nights are about the same (27°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to drive to Civita.
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Civita — 1 night

Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. On the 2nd (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, get engrossed in the history at Museo Etonico Arbresh, then look for all kinds of wild species at Setteventi del Pollino, and finally snap pictures at Il ponte del diavolo.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Civita online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Santa Maria di Leuca to Civita in 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Positano.
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Positano — 2 nights

Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get outside with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, then get engrossed in the history at MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano Positano, then enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, and finally view the masterpieces at Art & Craft Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Positano trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Civita to Positano takes 3.5 hours. September in Positano sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Venice.
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Venice — 2 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.
On the 5th (Mon), take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally wander the streets of Cannaregio. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then explore the activities along Canal Grande, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico di Venezia.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Venice trip planner.

Getting from Positano to Venice by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Positano in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Venice, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Verona.
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Verona — 1 night

City of Romeo and Juliet

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 7th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, then see a show at Arena di Verona, then don't miss a visit to Piazza delle Erbe, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Verona trip planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.
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Italy travel guide

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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.
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