16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 1 night
2
Florence
— 2 nights
3
Venice
— 3 nights
4
Vietri sul Mare
— 3 nights
5
Positano
— 3 nights
6
Rome
— 3 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, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Milan online trip maker.

Cairo, Egypt to Milan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Cairo in June, expect Milan to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thenadmire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, and finally explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planning app.

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

3
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 out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Venice visit planner.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Vietri sul Mare.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Padua
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

3
nights
Vietri sul Mare

Vietri sul Mare ©
Vietri sul Mare is a town and comune in the province of Salerno, in the Campania region of southern Italy. Venture out of the city with trips to Spiaggia di Atrani (in Atrani), Ravello (Le Ville di Ravello & Duomo di Ravello) and Sentiero dei Limoni (in Maiori). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, kick back and relax at Spiaggia Lannio, steep yourself in history at Santa Maria de Olearia, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Vietri sul Mare day trip website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Venice to Vietri sul Mare. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Venice in July since evenings lows in Vietri sul Mare dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Vietri sul Mare

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Maiori, Spiaggia di Atrani, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Spiaggia Lannio
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Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

3
nights
Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens & Villa Rufolo), Lido di Ravello (in Castiglione) and Amalfi (Speed Boats Tours & Duomo di Sant'Andrea). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, look for gifts at Artigianato Rallo, take in panoramic vistas at Torre di Grado, and get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Positano tour planner.

You can drive from Vietri sul Mare to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Vietri sul Mare in July, Positano is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Torre di Grado
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

3
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: make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and delve into the distant past at Pantheon.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rome sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Positano to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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