19 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

19 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Trieste
— 1 night
2
Venice
— 3 nights
3
Verona
— 3 nights
4
Florence
— 3 nights
5
Assisi
— 3 nights
6
Rome
— 4 nights

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Trieste

Trieste ©
Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get outside with Grotta Gigante and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Beata Maria Vergine Assunta. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at La Spiaggia di Snoopy, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cripta Degli Scavi, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Aquileia, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Military Memorial Redipuglia, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Trieste planning website.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Trieste is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Trieste. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sao Paulo in August; daily highs in Trieste reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Trieste

Outdoors Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Aquileia, Grotta Gigante, Military Memorial Redipuglia, La Spiaggia di Snoopy, Beata Maria Vergine Assunta
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Grotta Gigante ©
Grotta Gigante
Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico ©
Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico
Military Memorial Redipuglia ©
Military Memorial Redipuglia

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Doge's Palace and Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony & Scrovegni Chapel). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, and snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Venice day trip site.

Drive from Trieste to Venice in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Padua
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©

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Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore and Medieval Village of Canale. You'll explore and learn at Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto and Museo Storico Italiano della Guerra. Explore Verona's surroundings by going to Old Ponale Road Path (in Riva Del Garda), Lago di Ledro (in Ledro) and Lago di Tenno (in Tenno). There's more to do: step into the grandiose world of Arco Castle and see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Verona trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rovereto, Tenno, Old Ponale Road Path, Lago di Ledro, Arco Castle
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Lago di Ledro ©
Lago di Ledro
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

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Florence

Florence
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Historic Centre of San Gimignano and Pitti Palace. Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Church and Museum of Orsanmichele are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Florence online trip planner.

Take a train from Verona to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Historic Centre of San Gimignano
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Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Duomo di Orvieto and Civita di Bagnoregio. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola and Eremo delle Carceri. Change things up with these side-trips from Assisi: Cascata delle Marmore (in Marmore), Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto (in Spoleto) and Rocca Paolina (in Perugia). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, Head underground at Grotte di Frasassi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi.

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Getting from Florence to Assisi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto, Civita di Bagnoregio, Duomo di Orvieto, Grotte di Frasassi, Rocca Paolina
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Duomo di Orvieto ©
Duomo di Orvieto
Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get some cultural insight at Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Pantheon and Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano. There's much more to do: make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, wander the streets of Trastevere, and explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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