16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 4 nights
2
Murano
— 2 nights
3
Florence
— 2 nights
4
Pisa
— Few hours
5
Siena
— 1 night
6
Rome
— 3 nights
7
Naples
— 3 nights

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Scuola Grande San Giovanni Evangelista di Venezia, Campo del Ghetto, Venice Free Walking Tour, and other attractions you added. Your inner history buff will appreciate Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace. Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica di San Marco and Museo Ebraico di Venezia. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Venice online trip itinerary planner.

Paris, France to Venice is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Venice: highs are around °C and lows about °C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Murano.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

2
nights
Murano

Murano ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Museo del Vetro, thenview the masterpieces at Vetreria Guarnieri Di Levorato Pierina & C. S.A.S., and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta e Chiesa di Santa Fosca. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Eraclea Beach and then see the interesting displays at Museo del Merletto.

Before you visit Murano, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can ride a ferry from Venice to Murano in 1.5 hours. In July in Murano, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Florence.

Things to do in Murano

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta e Chiesa di Santa Fosca, Eraclea Beach, Museo del Merletto
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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 27th (Fri): admire the striking features of Loggia dei Lanzi and then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, enjoy the sand and surf at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Florence vacation maker website.

Traveling by train from Murano to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sun) before leaving for Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Outdoors Beaches
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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

few
hours
Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Baptistery of St. John, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Pisa, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Pisa route planning site.

You can drive from Florence to Pisa in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can take a train to Siena.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites
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Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Baptistery of St. John ©
Baptistery of St. John

1
night
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
On the 30th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Centro Storico di Siena and then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena.

To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Siena vacation planner.

You can take a train from Pisa to Siena in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Rome.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites
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Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

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.
Visit Colosseum and Piazza Navona for their historical value. Kids will appreciate attractions like Pantheon and Roman Forum. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Clement Basilica, explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome road trip website.

Traveling by car from Siena to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Thu) before leaving for Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Get some historical perspective at Pompeii Archaeological Park and Parco Acheologico di Ercolano. Do some cultural sightseeing at Duomo di Sant'Andrea and Cloister of Santa Chiara. Venture out of the city with trips to Vesuvio National Park (in Ottaviano) and Ravello (Villa Rufolo & Villa Cimbrone Gardens). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli and steep yourself in history at Catacombe di San Gennaro.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Naples trip itinerary planning tool.

Take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August in Naples, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Ravello, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Duomo di Sant'Andrea, Vesuvio National Park
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

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