27 days in Italy Itinerary

27 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy travel route planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

27 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Milan
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
2
Florence
— 4 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
3
Rome
— 6 nights
Train:  2​h 30​min
4
Pompeii
— 2 nights
Bus:  15​min
5
Naples
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Venice
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: London

3
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.
Head to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and La Cantina del Lagheefor some retail therapy. Popular historic sites such as Duomo di Milano and Broletto are in your itinerary. Explore Milan's surroundings by going to Micromercato Moltrasio (in Moltrasio), Chiosco Villa Carlotta (in Tremezzina) and Sentee di Sort (in Cernobbio). The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Galleria Sabauda, shop like a local with Paul DEMARIA - The Open Lake & Landscape Studio d’Arte, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Milan road trip planning site .

London, UK to Milan is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Milan is 1 hour. In February, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Turin, Paul DEMARIA - The Open Lake & Landscape Studio d’Arte, Sentee di Sort, Micromercato Moltrasio, La Cantina del Laghee
Find places to stay Feb 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Val d'Orcia. Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, shop like a local with Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri, and take in the exciting artwork at Collezione Roberto Casamonti.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence online trip itinerary maker .

You can take a train from Milan to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Milan in February, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Florence: temperatures range from 14°C by day to 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Val d'Orcia
Find places to stay Feb 4 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri ©
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

6
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Escape the urban bustle at Catacombe di San Callisto and Colle del Gianicolo. You'll explore and learn at Vatican Museums and I Colori di Dentro di Maria Grazia Luffarelli. The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, make a trip to Roman Forum, and view the masterpieces at Soqquadro APS.

Plan my trip to Rome with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In February, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Pompeii.

Things to do in Rome

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Feb 8 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

2
nights
Pompeii

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): admire the striking features of Villa dei Misteri, then explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, then shop like a local with Sol’Art Ceramiche, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Pontificio Santuario della Beata Maria Vergine del Santo Rosario di Pompei. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, catch a live event at Anfiteatro Romano, then explore the ancient world of Forum, then explore the ancient world of Odeon - Teatro Piccolo, and finally delve into the distant past at Teatro Grande.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Pompeii road trip planning site .

Traveling by train from Rome to Pompeii takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Pompeii, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can catcht the bus to Naples.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Sol’Art Ceramiche
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Sol’Art Ceramiche ©
Sol’Art Ceramiche
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano

5
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Museum-lovers will appreciate Ospedale delle Bambole and Museo Cappella Sansevero. Get some historical perspective at Galleria Borbonica and Cloister of Santa Chiara. Venture out of the city with trips to Francesco (Frank) Carpegna - Walking with the Gods (in Positano), Capri (I Faraglioni & Capri Pride) and Vesuvio National Park (in Ottaviano). There's still lots to do: take in the exciting artwork at Archivio Fotografico Parisio, get engrossed in the history at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, and contemplate the long history of Underground Naples.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Naples sightseeing planner.

Naples is just a stone's throw from Pompeii. In February, daytime highs in Naples are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Naples

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Capri, Vesuvio National Park, Francesco (Frank) Carpegna - Walking with the Gods
Find places to stay Feb 16 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Ospedale delle Bambole ©
Ospedale delle Bambole
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero
Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica

6
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.
Get some historical perspective at Piazza San Marco and Scrovegni Chapel. Museum-lovers will appreciate Doge's Palace and Barovier & Toso. Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Verona (Piazza delle Erbe & Bike Evolution S. Zeno) and Fondazione Bisazza (in Montecchio Maggiore). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, shop like a local with Contini Art Gallery, browse for treasures at Segni nel Tempo antiquarian bookshop, and take in the exciting artwork at Palazzo Cavalli-Franchetti.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Naples to Venice in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Naples in February, expect Venice to be little chillier, temps between 11°C and 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel, Fondazione Bisazza
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

Similar Plans

29 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 31 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, culture, relaxing, romantic, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 29 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Italy BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA January, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in Italy & France BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 31 days in Switzerland & Italy BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 29 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 30 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 28 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 30 days in Italy BY A USER FROM ITALY April, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans