22 days in Italy Itinerary

22 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy tour itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Rome
— 3 nights
Train
2
Naples
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Assisi
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Siena
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive
6
Ravenna
— 1 night
Drive
7
Verona
— 2 nights
Drive
8
Venice
— 4 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30

Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Vatican Necropolis and Basilica di Santa Sabina will appeal to history buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Palazzo Colonna - Galleria Colonna and National Gallery of Ancient Art in Barberini Palace. And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Colle Aventino, take in nature's colorful creations at Monte Pincio, don't miss a visit to Sphere within a Sphere, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna E Contemporanea.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome route planner.

Montreal, Canada to Rome is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Traveling from Montreal in April, things will get a bit warmer in Rome: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 8 — 12:

Naples

— 3 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Monumental Complex Donnaregina - Diocesan Museum of Naples and Complesso Museale Santa Maria delle Anime del Purgatorio ad Arco. San Domenico Maggiore and Odeon - Teatro Piccolo will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Naples: Pompeii (Forum Baths, Terme del Foro, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Museo Civico Gaetano Filangeri, get engrossed in the history at ilCartastorie - Museo dell'Archivio Storico Banco di Napoli, admire the landmark architecture of Chiesa di San Gregorio Armeno, and explore the ancient world of Teatro Grande.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Naples travel planner.

Take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 12 — 15:

Assisi

— 2 nights

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 15th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Museo Diocesano e Cripta di San Rufino, take in the exciting artwork at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Rose. Mostra Maria, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cripta di San Francesco. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Santo Stefano, then see the interesting displays at Museo del Tesoro e Collezione F.M. Perkins, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey.

Start your trip to Assisi by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Naples to Assisi by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Naples in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Assisi, with lows of 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 17:

Siena

— 2 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Palazzo Piccolomini, get engrossed in the history at Museo Contrada Priora della Civetta, and then contemplate the long history of Loggia della Mercanzia. On the next day, make a trip to Via di Citta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cappella di Piazza, and then contemplate the long history of Palazzo Chigi Saracini.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena day trip tool.

You can drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 19:

Florence

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele and Corridoio Vasariano. Get a sense of the local culture at Palazzo Strozzi and Museo di Palazzo Davanzati. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Lorenzo, look for gifts at Jimmy's Leather Collection, examine the collection at Cappella Brancacci, and take a stroll through Piazza della Repubblica.

To find out how to plan a trip to Florence, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ravenna.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 19 — 22:

Ravenna

— 1 night

City of Mosaics

Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, then explore the ancient world of Antico Porto di Classe, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, and finally view the masterpieces at Lilith Studio Gallery.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Ravenna online route planner.

You can drive from Florence to Ravenna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Ravenna

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 22 — 23:

Verona

— 2 nights

City of Romeo and Juliet

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.
On the 23rd (Sat), make a trip to La Loggia del Consiglio, then pause for some photo ops at Arca di Cansignorio, and then appreciate the history behind Arca di Cangrande I. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Luca Evangelista, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giorgio in Braida-Verona, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Elena.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Verona online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Ravenna to Verona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Verona are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:

Venice

— 4 nights

City of Romance

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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Cannaregio and Santa Maria dei Miracoli. Shop till you drop at San Marco 801 and Casa dei Tre Oci. Go for a jaunt from Venice to Treviso to see Musei Civici di Treviso - Sede di Santa Caterina about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Vidal, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of San Pantalon, get your bearings at Museo Querini Stampalia, and see the interesting displays at Palazzo Zaguri.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Venice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. April in Venice sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 25 — 29:

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.