18 days in Italy Itinerary

18 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 2 nights
2
Florence
— 2 nights
3
Rome
— 4 nights
4
Amalfi
— 4 nights
5
Naples
— 3 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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, thensnap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to St Mark's Campanile, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally appreciate the history behind Punta della Dogana.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Venice road trip planner.

Montevideo, Uruguay to Venice is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Montevideo to Venice is 4 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Montevideo in April: high temperatures in Venice hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

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 6th (Mon): make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, thenmake a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thentake in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thensnap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenadmire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and finally make a trip to Ratto della Sabina.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, use the Florence sightseeing website.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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.
Attractions like Colosseum and Pantheon make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, stop by Trastevere, and make a trip to Roman Forum.

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Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Amalfi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

4
nights
Amalfi

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.
Family-friendly places like Il Sentiero Degli Dei and Spiaggia Grande will thrill your kids. Step out of Amalfi to go to Positano and see Fornillo, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, don't miss a visit to Villa Rufolo, and enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione.

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Drive from Rome to Amalfi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Rome in April since evenings lows in Amalfi dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Naples.

Things to do in Amalfi

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Positano, Parrocchia San Giovanni, Amalfi Coast
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Lido di Ravello ©
Lido di Ravello

3
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Kids will appreciate attractions like Pompeii Archaeological Park and Galleria Borbonica. Step out of Naples to go to Ottaviano and see Vesuvio National Park, which is approximately 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, take an in-depth tour of Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, appreciate the extensive heritage of Underground Naples, and examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Naples trip site.

Traveling by car from Amalfi to Naples takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Amalfi in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Naples, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Pompeii Archaeological Park, Vesuvio National Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Vesuvio National Park ©
Vesuvio National Park

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