14 days in Italy Itinerary

14 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Milan
1
Milan
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Como
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
3
Menaggio
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
4
Varenna
— 1 day
Drive:  45 min
5
Menaggio
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
6
La Thuile
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
7
Vicolungo
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
End: Milan

3
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Basilica San Michele Maggiore and Abbazia di Chiaravalle. Popular historic sites such as Basilica di Sant'Eustorgio and Pieve di San Giorgio are in your itinerary. Explore Milan's surroundings by going to Cappella Ducale di San Liborio (in Colorno), Basilica di Santa Maria della Steccata(Madonna della Steccata) (in Parma) and Baptistery (in Cremona). And it doesn't end there: see La Casa Maledetta, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Gaudenzio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia Benedettina dei Santi Nazario e Celso, and explore the historical opulence of Castello di Cereseto.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Milan trip itinerary maker website.

If you are flying in from Sri Lanka, the closest major aiports are Malpensa International Airport, Milano Linate Airport and Il Caravaggio International Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Como.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Fun & Games Nightlife

Side Trips

Cappella Ducale di San Liborio, Basilica di Santa Maria della Steccata(Madonna della Steccata), Baptistery, Abbazia Benedettina dei Santi Nazario e Celso, Basilica di San Gaudenzio
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Basilica di Sant'Eustorgio ©
Basilica di Sant'Eustorgio
Abbazia di Chiaravalle ©
Abbazia di Chiaravalle
Abbazia Benedettina dei Santi Nazario e Celso ©

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night
Como

Como
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.
To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Como trip maker tool.

You can take a train from Milan to Como in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In December, daytime highs in Como are 8°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Menaggio.

Things to do in Como

Historic Sites Nightlife Outdoors
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Menaggio

Menaggio ©
Menaggio is a town and comune in the province of Como, Lombardy, northern Italy, located on the western shore of Lake Como at the mouth of the river Senagra.Menaggio has three frazioni (parishes): Croce, Loveno and Nobiallo.HistoryThe area of current Menaggio was conquered by the Romans in 196 BC. On the 30th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario Madonna del Soccorso, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino, and then wander the streets of Menaggio. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario della Madonna della Pace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa dei SS. Bartolomeo e Nicola, then play a few rounds at Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf Club, and finally stop by Fratelli Ciapponi.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Menaggio trip simple and quick.

Getting from Como to Menaggio by car takes about an hour. December in Menaggio sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Wed) before leaving for Varenna.

Things to do in Menaggio

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fratelli Ciapponi, Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino, Menaggio, Santuario Madonna del Soccorso
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Fratelli Ciapponi ©
Fratelli Ciapponi
Menaggio ©
Menaggio
Chiesa dei SS. Bartolomeo e Nicola ©
Chiesa dei SS. Bartolomeo e Nicola

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Varenna

Varenna ©
Varenna is a comune (municipality) on Lake Como in the Province of Lecco in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 60km north of Milan and about 20km northwest of Lecco.Varenna was founded by local fishermen in 769, and was later allied of the commune of Milan. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): have fun at Le Ceramiche di Vezio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di S. Giorgio, pause for some serene contemplation at S. Giovanni Battista, then view the masterpieces at Paul DEMARIA - The Open Lake & Landscape Studio d’Arte, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giorgio, and finally go for a walk through Green Way dei Patriarchi.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Varenna trip planner.

You can drive from Menaggio to Varenna in 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Varenna can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Menaggio.

Things to do in Varenna

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Le Ceramiche di Vezio, Chiesa di S. Giorgio
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S. Giovanni Battista ©
S. Giovanni Battista
Chiesa di S. Giorgio ©
Chiesa di S. Giorgio
Le Ceramiche di Vezio ©
Le Ceramiche di Vezio

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Menaggio

Menaggio
For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Menaggio visit website.

Traveling by car from Varenna to Menaggio takes 1.5 hours. On the 2nd (Thu), you're off to La Thuile.

Things to do in Menaggio

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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La Thuile

La Thuile ©
La Thuile is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley of northwest Italy.GeographyLa Thuile is situated in the Alps at the extreme north-west of the country, close to the French alpine town of La Rosière. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chiesa di San Pietro Apostolo and Centro visitatori di Rhemes-Notre-Dame. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Giardino Botanico Alpino Chanousia and Impianto Crevacol. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around La Thuile: Colle delle Finestre (in Usseaux), Certosa DI Madonna Della Losa (in Gravere) and Lago Pellaud (in Rhemes-Notre-Dame). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Pietra Rossa, browse the collection at Biblioteca Comunale di La Thuile, take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade of Lenteney, and examine the collection at Museo Alpino Duca degli Abruzzi.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our La Thuile trip app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Menaggio to La Thuile. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Vicolungo.

Things to do in La Thuile

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Courmayeur, La Salle, Rhemes-Notre-Dame, Susa Cathedral, Colle delle Finestre
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Lago Pellaud ©
Lago Pellaud
Giardino Botanico Alpino Chanousia ©
Giardino Botanico Alpino Chanousia
MbAventure ©
MbAventure

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hours
Vicolungo

Vicolungo ©
Vicolungo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Novara in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 80km northeast of Turin and about 12km northwest of Novara. You've now added Vicolungo The Style Outlets to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Museo Ferroviario di Suno and then get some fabulous bargains at Vicolungo The Style Outlets.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Vicolungo trip maker website.

You can drive from La Thuile to Vicolungo in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Vicolungo

Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Museo Ferroviario di Suno
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Vicolungo The Style Outlets ©
Vicolungo The Style Outlets
Museo Ferroviario di Suno ©
Museo Ferroviario di Suno

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