27 days in Italy Itinerary

27 days in Italy Itinerary

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Florence
— 3 nights
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Siena
— 2 nights
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Assisi
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Rome
— 4 nights
Drive
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Salerno
— 4 nights
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Positano
— 4 nights
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Venice
— 3 nights
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Verona
— 3 nights
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Pisa (Piazza dei Miracoli & Leaning Tower of Pisa). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence online visit planner.

Kosice, Slovakia to Florence is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, Florence is a bit warmer than Kosice - with highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Siena.
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Siena — 2 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, then explore the world behind art at Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana, and finally don't miss a visit to Centro Storico di Siena. Keep things going the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, learn about winemaking at Poggio al Bosco, and then learn about winemaking at Guardastelle Vineyard.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Siena journey planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Siena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.
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Assisi — 3 nights

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Assisi is known for historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Chiara.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Assisi online route planner.

You can drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Assisi are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rome.
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Rome — 4 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get out of town with these interesting Rome side-trips: Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and delve into the distant past at Pantheon.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planning site.

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 a bit warmer in Rome, with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Salerno.
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Find places to stay Aug 27 — 31:

Salerno — 4 nights

Unspoilt Gem of the Amalfi Coast

While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salerno: Canyoning & Rappelling Tours (in Laino Borgo) and Paestum (Lido Esercito & Archaeological Park of Paestum). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori, look for gifts at Lavorazione Artigianale Savastano, and don't miss a visit to Centro Storico Salerno.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Salerno online day trip planner.

You can drive from Rome to Salerno in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Rome in August: highs in Salerno hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Positano.
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Positano — 4 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Positano: Amalfi (Museo della Carta, Duomo di Sant'Andrea, &more), Vicoli, scale e archi (in Atrani) and Ravello (Duomo di Ravello, Villa Rufolo, &more). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Fornillo, take some stellar pictures from Il Sentiero Degli Dei, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Grande.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Positano trip tool.

Traveling by car from Salerno to Positano takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In September in Positano, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Venice.
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Venice — 3 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.
Venice is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Venice online travel 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, expect a bit cooler with lows of 17°C in Venice. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Verona.
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Verona — 3 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Verona: Gardaland Park (in Castelnuovo del Garda) and Lago di Garda (in Garda). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Arena di Verona, don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, and admire the natural beauty at Giardino Giusti.

Before you visit Verona, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (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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