33 days in Italy Itinerary

33 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly to Rome, Train to Naples
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Naples
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sorrento
— 3 nights
Drive
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Postiglione
— 1 day
Drive
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Reggio Calabria
— 2 nights
Fly
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Milan
— 2 nights
Train
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Como
— 4 nights
Drive
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Verona
— 2 nights
Drive
8
Venice
— 3 nights
Drive
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Florence
— 4 nights
Drive
10
Siena
— 2 nights
Drive
11
Rome
— 5 nights
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Naples — 2 nights

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, and then explore the world behind art at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister of Santa Chiara, explore the galleries of Museo Cappella Sansevero, then examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, then take in the pleasant sights at Lungomare Caracciolo, and finally don't miss a visit to Via San Gregorio Armeno.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Naples day trip planning app.

Perth, Australia to Naples is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Naples is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Perth in April, expect nights in Naples to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are little chillier, around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Sorrento.
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Find places to stay Apr 24 — 26:

Sorrento — 3 nights

Land of the Sirens

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
On the 27th (Thu), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's much more to do: experience rural life at Agriturismo Primaluce - Fattoria Didattica e Tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Francis Church and Convent, and pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Sant'Antonio Abate.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sorrento online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Naples to Sorrento takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a train. In April in Sorrento, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Postiglione.
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Find places to stay Apr 26 — 30:

Postiglione — 1 day

Postiglione is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy.GeographyLocated in Cilento, below the Alburni mountains, borders with the municipalities of Altavilla Silentina, Campagna, Castelcivita, Controne, Contursi Terme, Serre and Sicignano degli Alburni.Postiglione counts 5 frazioni: Canneto, Duchessa, Selvanera, Terzo di Mezzo and Zancuso. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): get outside with Oasi WWF di Persano, explore the historical opulence of Castello Normanno Di Postiglione, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Parco Turistico delle Sorgenti.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Postiglione day trip planning app.

Drive from Sorrento to Postiglione in 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sorrento in April; daily highs in Postiglione reach 14°C and lows reach 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Reggio Calabria.
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Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 1:

Reggio Calabria — 2 nights

Reggio di Calabria, commonly known as Reggio Calabria or simply Reggio in Southern Italy, is the largest city and the most populated comune of Calabria, Southern Italy. On the 1st (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Lungomare Falcomata, get to know the fascinating history of Corso Garibaldi, take in the pleasant sights at Chianalea di Scilla, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia Maria S.S Immacolata di Scilla e Favazzina, then explore the historical opulence of Castello Ruffo di Scilla, and finally take some stellar pictures from Belvedere di Piazza San Rocco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Opere di Rabarama, appreciate the history behind Monumento Dea Athena, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Cattedrale di Reggio Calabria Maria SS Assunta, then explore the historical opulence of Castello Aragonese, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Reggio Calabria trip planner.

Traveling by car from Postiglione to Reggio Calabria takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Postiglione in April, expect Reggio Calabria to be somewhat warmer, temps between 23°C and 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can fly to Milan.
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Milan — 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca di Brera, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, then steep yourself in history at Il Cenacolo, then steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Milan trip itinerary app.

You can fly from Reggio Calabria to Milan in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Reggio Calabria in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Milan, with lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Como.
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Como — 4 nights

City of Silk

Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Como: Tremezzina (Villa Carlotta & Villa del Balbianello), I Giardini di Villa Melzi (in Bellagio) and Palazzo Borromeo (in Isola Bella). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Fedele, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant’Orsola.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Como trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Milan to Como in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Como sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Verona.
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Find places to stay May 4 — 8:

Verona — 2 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.
On the 9th (Tue), get a taste of the local shopping with Piazza delle Erbe, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella dei Notai, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa di Giulietta, then take in the views from Ponte Scaligero, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Verona trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Como to Verona in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. May in Verona sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Venice.
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Find places to stay May 8 — 10:

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Padua (Piazza delle Erbe, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, and admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Venice online trip builder.

You can drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Venice are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Florence.
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Find places to stay May 10 — 13:

Florence — 4 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Pisa (Duomo di Pisa, Leaning Tower of Pisa, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the striking features of The Baptistery of St. John, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Florence trip planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car 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 18th (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Mangia, make a trip to Centro Storico di Siena, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena, then make a trip to Facciatone, then explore the world behind art at Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Battistero di San Giovanni. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, and then make a trip to Piazza del Campo.

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

You can drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May in Siena, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Rome.
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Find places to stay May 17 — 19:

Rome — 5 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: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, and explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome online road trip planner.

You can drive from Siena to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Rome are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.
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Find places to stay May 19 — 24:

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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