15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 2 nights
2
Milan
— 2 nights
3
Valmadrera
— 2 nights
4
Cinque Terre
— 2 nights
5
Florence
— 5 nights

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Canal Grande and Basilica di San Marco. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and make a trip to Piazza San Marco.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Venice day trip site.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Venice is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dammam to Venice due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dammam in October, things will get cooler in Venice: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, thenbrowse the exhibits of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, and finally steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Napoleone III, stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, thensee the interesting displays at Museo Della Scienza E Della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci, and finally explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan trip tool.

Drive from Venice to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. October in Milan sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Valmadrera.

Things to do in Milan

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

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Valmadrera

Valmadrera ©
Valmadrera is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Lecco in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 45km northeast of Milan and about 3km west of Lecco. On the 16th (Wed), explore the landscape on two wheels at Anything But Work and then don't miss a visit to Monumento Naturale Regionale del Sasso di Preguda. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino, thenadmire the striking features of Villa del Balbianello, thenappreciate the views at Valchiavenna, and finally make a trip to Santuario Del Ghisallo.

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Drive from Milan to Valmadrera in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Valmadrera are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Valmadrera

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino, Anything But Work, Santuario Del Ghisallo, Valchiavenna, Villa del Balbianello
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Anything But Work ©
Anything But Work
Valchiavenna ©
Valchiavenna
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello

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Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): stop by Cinque Terre Trekking Gear Shop, trek along Il Sentiero da Levanto a Monterosso, and then stroll through Cinque Terre footpaths. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Bar Terza Terra, take in the waterfront at Passeggiata Lungomare, thenappreciate the history behind Monumento a San Francesco d'Assisi, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Fegina.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Cinque Terre trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Valmadrera to Cinque Terre by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from Valmadrera in October, expect nights in Cinque Terre to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Cinque Terre footpaths ©
Cinque Terre footpaths
Spiaggia di Fegina
Spiaggia di Fegina
Bar Terza Terra ©
Bar Terza Terra

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Attractions like Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Piazzale Michelangelo make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Florence to Pisa to see Leaning Tower of Pisa about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Florence day trip tool.

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Florence in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. October in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

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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