20 days in Italy Itinerary

20 days in Italy Itinerary

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20 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Milan
— 2 nights
2
Turin
— 2 nights
3
Genoa
— 2 nights
4
Parma
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
5
Florence
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
6
Rome
— 4 nights
7
Naples
— 1 night
subway + taxi:  1​h 30​min
8
Amalfi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
9
Anacapri
— Few hours
+2
ferry + shuttle + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Mykonos Town, Mykonos


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2
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, steep yourself in history at Il Cenacolo, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and finally get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio. Keep things going the next day: get your bearings at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil to Milan is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time to Central European Time is 4 hours. In October, Milan is slightly colder than Sao Paulo - with highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Turin.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

2
nights
Turin

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
On the 12th (Mon), admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of Superga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): admire the striking features of Palazzo Reale, view the masterpieces at Reggia di Venaria Reale, then examine the collection at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, then take in nature's colorful creations at Parco del Valentino, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Castello.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Turin holiday planning tool .

Getting from Milan to Turin by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Milan in October, you will find days in Turin are little chillier (17°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Parma.

Things to do in Turin

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Reggia di Venaria Reale, Basilica of Superga
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Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Basilica of Superga ©
Basilica of Superga
Piazza San Carlo ©
Piazza San Carlo

2
nights
Genoa

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
On the 14th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa, then see the interesting displays at Galata Museo del Mare, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Old Port. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari, enjoy breathtaking views from Spianata Castelletto, get to know the fascinating history of Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, then take a stroll through Boccadasse, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Genoa journey planning site .

You can drive from Turin to Genoa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Turin in October: high temperatures in Genoa hover around 24°C and lows are around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Parma.

Things to do in Genoa

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites
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Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa
Boccadasse ©
Boccadasse

1
night
Parma

Parma ©
Parma is famous for its prosciutto, cheese, and architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Modena, stroll around Parco Ducale, take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di Parma, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Camera di San Paolo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di Parma. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Cathedral of Cremona, examine the collection at MEF-Museo Enzo Ferrari, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Ferrari.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Parma trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Genoa to Parma takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Genoa in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 12°C in Parma. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Parma

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Modena, Museo Ferrari, Cathedral of Cremona
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Cattedrale di Parma ©
Cattedrale di Parma
Battistero di Parma ©
Battistero di Parma
Cathedral of Cremona ©
Cathedral of Cremona

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
When in Florence, make a side trip to see Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, approximately 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For reviews and tourist information, use the Florence travel app .

Take a train from Parma to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Parma in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Florence, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

4
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, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the striking features of Vatican Museums, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary maker .

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Rome are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

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

1
night
Naples

Naples
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Naples trip builder tool .

Traveling by train from Rome to Naples takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 26th (Mon), you're off toAmalfi.

Things to do in Naples

Tours Outdoors Nightlife
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nights
Amalfi

Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister del Paradiso, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchia San Giovanni, and finally indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei, stroll the grounds of Cimitero Monumentale, and then admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Amalfi travel planning site .

Traveling by combination of subway and taxi from Naples to Amalfi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Anacapri.

Things to do in Amalfi

Tours Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Il Sentiero Degli Dei, Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Parrocchia San Giovanni
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

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hours
Anacapri

Anacapri ©
Anacapri is a comune on the island of Capri, in the Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa San Michele, appreciate the extensive heritage of Scala Fenicia (Phoenician Steps), then explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto, and finally take an in-depth tour of Villa San Michele.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Anacapri trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Amalfi to Anacapri takes 3.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Anacapri

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Villa San Michele ©
Villa San Michele
Blue Grotto ©
Blue Grotto
Scala Fenicia (Phoenician Steps) ©
Scala Fenicia (Phoenician Steps)

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