13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 1 night
2
Venice
— 2 nights
3
Florence
— 3 nights
4
Naples
— 2 nights
5
Rome
— 4 nights

1
night
Milan

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.
To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Milan trip itinerary builder.

New Delhi, India to Milan is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. While traveling from New Delhi, expect colder days and little chillier nights in Milan, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

2
nights
Venice

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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, thensnap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Venice can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Change things up with a short trip to Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa (about 1h 15 min away). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Florence attractions website.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. When traveling from Venice in December, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Florence: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Naples.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, make a trip to Via San Gregorio Armeno, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museo Cappella Sansevero, thenexplore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, and finally examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Naples trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Naples in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Pompeii Archaeological Park, Villa Comunale
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 30:
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Via San Gregorio Armeno ©
Via San Gregorio Armeno
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero

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nights
Rome

Rome ©
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, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Naples to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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