30 days in Italy Itinerary

30 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 9 nights
2
Milan
— 2 nights
3
Florence
— 3 nights
4
Rome
— 4 nights
5
Naples
— 3 nights
6
Amalfi
— 5 nights

9
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.
Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Verona (Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, Museo di Castelvecchio, &more), Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia (in Trieste) and Padua (Scrovegni Chapel, Chiesa degli Eremitani, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, and admire the striking features of Doge's Palace.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Venice online trip itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Venice is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in March, you will find days in Venice are cooler (°C), and nights are little chillier (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Verona, Padua, Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): browse the different shops at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Il Cenacolo, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Milan road trip website.

Traveling by car from Venice to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
When in Florence, make a side trip to see Piazza del Campo in Siena, approximately Siena away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Florence trip planning website.

You can take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Piazza del Campo
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, make a trip to Spanish Steps, and explore the ancient world of Pantheon.

To find photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rome day trip planning site.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Naples.

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
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Naples is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, get to know the fascinating history of Underground Naples, get a taste of the local shopping with Sol’Art Ceramiche, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Museo Cappella Sansevero.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Naples online road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Naples takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Naples can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Sol’Art Ceramiche, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
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Miglio Sacro ©
Miglio Sacro
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli

5
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.
Explore Amalfi's surroundings by going to Chiesa San Pietro Apostolo (in Cetara), Praiano (Grotte di Suppraiano & Parocchia di San Luca Evangelista) and Positano (Il Sentiero Degli Dei & Tennis Al Settimo Piano). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, admire the local landmark of Fontana sant'Andrea, and sample the fine beverages at Liquorificio Mansi Carlo.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Amalfi trip planner.

Getting from Naples to Amalfi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Naples in March since evenings lows in Amalfi dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Amalfi

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Ravello, Praiano, Positano, Chiesa San Pietro Apostolo, Vicoli, scale e archi
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Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

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