24 days in Italy Itinerary

24 days in Italy Itinerary

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Milan
— 5 nights
Drive
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Venice
— 1 night
Drive
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Florence
— 7 nights
Train
4
Rome
— 8 nights
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Milan — 5 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
You'll explore and learn at Villa Necchi Campiglio and Museo Pietro Micca e dell'assedio di Torino del 1706. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Castello di Vezio and Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro. Change things up with these side-trips from Milan: Turin (Santuario della Consolata & Armeria Reale), Piazza Ducale (in Vigevano) and Certosa di Pavia (in Certosa di Pavia). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, explore the world behind art at Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Il Cenacolo, and steep yourself in history at Abbazia di Chiaravalle.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Milan trip planner.

San Antonio, USA to Milan is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Antonio to Milan is 7 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Antonio in September; daily highs in Milan reach 76°F and lows reach 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to Venice.
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Venice — 1 night

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 27th (Sun), admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, contemplate the long history of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally take a stroll through Cannaregio.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Milan to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Florence.
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Florence — 7 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Ducati Museum. Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and San Quirico d'Orcia are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Pisa (Murale Tuttomondo di Keith Haring, Duomo di Pisa, &more), Piaggio Museum (in Pontedera) and Bologna (Basilica di San Domenico, Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planner.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Florence are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.
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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Step off the beaten path and head to Villa d'Este and Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica. Get out of town with these interesting Rome side-trips: Giardino dei Tarocchi (in Pescia Fiorentina), Tarquinia (Museo Nazionale Tarquiniense, Necropoli di Tarquinia, &more) and Monastero Di S.Benedetto (in Subiaco). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, take an in-depth tour of Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome tour app.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In October in Rome, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can fly back home.
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Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
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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