30 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

30 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italian Alps attractions planner

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Fly to Venice, Train to Verona, Tram to Riva Del Garda
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Riva Del Garda
— 6 nights
Drive
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Selva di Val Gardena
— 4 nights
Drive
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Braies
— 3 nights
Drive
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Merano
— 5 nights
Drive
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Bormio
— 4 nights
Drive
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Aosta
— 6 nights
Bus to Milan Malpensa, Fly to Sydney

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Riva Del Garda

— 6 nights
Riva del Garda is a town and comune in the northern Italian province of Trento of the Trentino Alto Adige region. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Riva Del Garda: Distilleria Marzadro (in Nogaredo), Trento (Castello del Buonconsiglio Monumenti e Collezioni Provinciali, Piazza Duomo, &more) and Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto (in Rovereto). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lago di Molveno, take in the dramatic scenery at Parco Grotta Cascata Varone, take in the pleasant sights at Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta, and look for all kinds of wild species at Via Ferrata Rio Sallagoni.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Riva Del Garda day trip planning app.

Sydney, Australia to Riva Del Garda is an approximately 26.5-hour combination of flight, train, and tram. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or fly. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in April, expect Riva Del Garda to be little chillier, temps between 23°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Selva di Val Gardena.

Things to do in Riva Del Garda

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 6 — 12:

Selva di Val Gardena

— 4 nights
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Selva di Val Gardena: Cascate di Riva (in Campo Tures), Duomo di Bressanone (in Bressanone) and Brunico (Sudtiroler Volkskundemuseum / Museo degli usi e costumi & Chiesa dello Spirito Santo).

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Selva di Val Gardena trip builder.

You can drive from Riva Del Garda to Selva di Val Gardena in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Riva Del Garda, expect much colder days and slightly colder nights in Selva di Val Gardena, ranging from highs of 5°C to lows of -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Braies.

Things to do in Selva di Val Gardena

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 12 — 16:

Braies

— 3 nights
Braies is known for nature, trails, and outdoors. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lago di Braies, hike along Escursione Sul Monte Specie, stroll through Picco Vallandro, and take in the awesome beauty at Valle di Casies.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Braies road trip planning site.

Getting from Selva di Val Gardena to Braies by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Selva di Val Gardena in April, expect nights in Braies to be somewhat warmer, around 9°C, while days are warmer, around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Merano.

Things to do in Braies

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 16 — 19:

Merano

— 5 nights
Merano or Meran is a town and comune in South Tyrol, northern Italy. Change things up with these side-trips from Merano: Castel Thun (in Ton), Santuario di San Romedio (in Coredo) and Cascata di Tret (in Tret). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff, see the interesting displays at Touriseum, take an in-depth tour of South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Terme Merano.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Merano trip planner.

Traveling by car from Braies to Merano takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bormio.

Things to do in Merano

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 19 — 24:

Bormio

— 4 nights
Bormio is a town and comune with a population of about 4,100 located in the Province of Sondrio, Lombardy region of the Alps in northern Italy.The centre of the upper Valtellina valley, it is a popular winter sports resort. Get out of town with these interesting Bormio side-trips: Santuario della Beata Vergine di Tirano (in Tirano), Livigno (Carosello 3000 - Ski Area Livigno & Mottolino Fun Mountain) and Parco Delle Incisioni Rupestri di Grosio (in Grosio). Spend the 27th (Wed) exploring nature at Torbiera di Pian Gembro. There's lots more to do: cruise along Stelvio Pass, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giorgio, and relax and rejuvenate at Hotel Bagni Vecchi.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bormio trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Merano to Bormio in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Bormio can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Aosta.

Things to do in Bormio

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 24 — 28:

Aosta

— 6 nights

Rome of the Alps

In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
Explore Aosta's surroundings by going to Maison Bruil (in Introd), Castello di Issogne (in Issogne) and Forte di Bard (in Bard). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Teatro Romano, hit the slopes at Cervino Breuil-Cervinia Ski Area, admire the sheer force of Lillaz Waterfalls, and indulge in some personalized pampering at QC Terme Pre Saint Didier.

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

Traveling by car from Bormio to Aosta takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll set off for home on the 4th (Wed).

Things to do in Aosta

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 4: