13 days in Italy & France Itinerary

13 days in Italy & France Itinerary

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Palermo, Italy
— 1 night
2
Strasbourg, France
— 2 nights
3
Turin, Italy
— 1 night
4
Bologna, Italy
— 1 night
5
Siena, Italy
— 1 night
6
Assisi, Italy
— 1 night
7
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights


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1
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Palermo, Italy

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oratorio del Rosario di San Domenico, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint Augustine - Chiesa di Sant'Agostino, then get to know the fascinating history of Via Matteo Bonello, then examine the collection at Palazzo Asmundo Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Palazzo Comitini. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Villino Florio, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Giovanni dei Lebbrosi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa Santa Maria della Pieta', and finally contemplate the long history of Palazzo Branciforte.

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Cape Town, South Africa to Palermo is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Museums
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Chiesa Santa Maria della Pieta' ©
Chiesa Santa Maria della Pieta'
Via Matteo Bonello ©
Via Matteo Bonello

2
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Strasbourg, France

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
On the 4th (Wed), get a new perspective on nature at Musee zoologique, pause for some serene contemplation at Catholic Church Saint-Pierre-le-Jeune, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Jean, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Saint Peter's Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Protestant Church of St. Peter the Younger, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saints Pierre et Paul. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saints-Pierre-et-Paul de Rosheim, do a tasting at Cave du Roi Dagobert, then examine the collection at Pixel Museum, and finally partake in some friendly competition at Insolit'Pro.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Strasbourg attractions app.

Fly from Palermo to Strasbourg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of ferry and car. March in Strasbourg sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Turin.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Obernai, Cave du Roi Dagobert, Eglise Saints-Pierre-et-Paul de Rosheim
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Catholic Church Saint-Pierre-le-Jeune ©
Catholic Church Saint-Pierre-le-Jeune
Protestant Church of St. Peter the Younger ©
Pixel Museum ©
Pixel Museum

1
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Turin, Italy

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Linea 7 Storica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Filippo Neri, then see the interesting displays at Museo di Anatomia Umana, and finally see the interesting displays at Officina della Scrittura.

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Drive from Strasbourg to Turin in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Bologna.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites
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Museo di Anatomia Umana ©
Museo di Anatomia Umana
Officina della Scrittura ©
Officina della Scrittura
Chiesa di San Filippo Neri ©
Chiesa di San Filippo Neri

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Bologna, Italy

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
On the 7th (Sat), appreciate the extensive heritage of Complesso Monumentale San Michele In Bosco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria dei Servi Bologna, steep yourself in history at Piazza Santo Stefano, then see the interesting displays at Oratorio Di Santa Cecilia, and finally see the interesting displays at San Colombano - Tagliavini Collection.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Bologna trip planner.

You can take a train from Turin to Bologna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Turin, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bologna, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites · Museums
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Complesso Monumentale San Michele In Bosco ©
San Colombano - Tagliavini Collection ©
San Colombano - Tagliavini Collection
Piazza Santo Stefano ©
Piazza Santo Stefano

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Siena, Italy

Siena ©
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 8th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Abazzia di Torri, get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico di Siena, then contemplate the long history of Palazzo Piccolomini, then take an in-depth tour of Museo Contrada Priora della Civetta, and finally steep yourself in history at Loggia della Mercanzia.

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You can drive from Bologna to Siena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Abazzia di Torri
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Abazzia di Torri ©
Abazzia di Torri
Palazzo Piccolomini ©
Palazzo Piccolomini
Loggia della Mercanzia ©
Loggia della Mercanzia

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Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 9th (Mon), browse the collection at Palazzo Giacobetti, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Superiore di San Francesco, take an in-depth tour of Museo della Memoria, don't miss a visit to Oratorio S. Francesco Piccolino, then explore the ancient world of Parrocchia Santa Maria Maggiore - Frati Cappuccini Assisi, and finally look for gifts at Il Sole Souvenir.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Assisi trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Assisi are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Piazza Superiore di San Francesco ©
Piazza Superiore di San Francesco
Museo Diocesano e Cripta di San Rufino ©
Museo Diocesano e Cripta di San Rufino

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna and Basilica di Santa Giustina. Get some historical perspective at Palazzo Mocenigo and Battistero del Duomo di Padova. Go for a jaunt from Venice to Padua to see Piazza dei Signori about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of San Pantalon, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, admire the striking features of Museo di Palazzo Grimani, and explore the world behind art at Museo Querini Stampalia.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Venice online vacation builder.

Getting from Assisi to Venice by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. March in Venice sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Padua
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Church of San Pantalon ©
Church of San Pantalon
Battistero del Duomo di Padova ©
Battistero del Duomo di Padova
Palazzo Mocenigo ©
Palazzo Mocenigo

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