10 days in Italy & Lugano Itinerary

10 days in Italy & Lugano Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Venice, Italy
— 1 night
2
Lugano, Switzerland
— 1 night
3
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Ravello, Italy
— 2 nights

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Venice, Italy

Venice
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary builder website.

Amman, Jordan to Venice is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Amman to Venice is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Amman, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Venice, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lugano.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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Lugano, Switzerland

Lugano
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Lugano trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Venice to Lugano in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. You will leave for Milan on the 8th (Mon).

Things to do in Lugano

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites
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Milan, Italy

Milan ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery.

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Traveling by car from Lugano to Milan takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, daytime highs in Milan are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
Monumental Cemetery ©
Monumental Cemetery

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 10th (Wed), snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, and finally make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Dante Alighieri, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Florence are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 12th (Fri), steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, then contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary site.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 14th (Sun), take in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, get some fabulous bargains at Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, and finally take some stellar pictures from Il Sentiero Degli Dei.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Ravello vacation site.

You can drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in April, Ravello is a bit warmer at night with lows of 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Ravello

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Il Sentiero Degli Dei
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Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal ©
Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela ©
Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela

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