30 days in Italy Itinerary

30 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy journey planner

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Rome
— 4 nights
Train
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Florence
— 4 nights
Train
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Turin
— 4 nights
Fly to Naples, Ferry to Capri
4
Capri, Island of Capri
— 2 nights
Ferry to Ischia, Taxi to Forio
5
Forio, Isola d'Ischia
— 2 nights
Ferry to Municipio, Fly to Taormina
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Taormina, Sicily
— 4 nights
Drive
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Agrigento, Sicily
— 3 nights
Drive
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Trapani, Sicily
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Isola di Favignana
— 3 nights
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Rome

— 4 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica (in Ostia Antica) and Villa d'Este (in Tivoli). The adventure continues: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, get engrossed in the history at Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini, appreciate the history behind La Pieta, and ponder the design of Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rome online attractions planner.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Rome is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 4 hour difference. When traveling from Rio de Janeiro in April, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Rome: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 49°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 4 — 8:

Florence

— 4 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Venture out of the city with trips to Siena (Torre del Mangia & Biblioteca Piccolomini) and Pisa (Battistero di San Giovanni & Duomo di Pisa). And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Perseus Statue, get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, admire the striking features of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can take a train to Turin.

Things to do in Florence

Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 8 — 12:

Turin

— 4 nights

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Change things up with these side-trips from Turin: Reggia di Venaria Reale (in Venaria Reale) and Sacra di San Michele (in Sant'Ambrogio di Torino). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Piazza Vittorio Veneto, admire the striking features of Palazzo Reale, see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, and get great views at Basilica of Superga.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Turin online road trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Turin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in April, expect nights in Turin to be about the same, around 47°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Capri.

Things to do in Turin

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 12 — 16:

Capri, Island of Capri

— 2 nights
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto, enjoy breathtaking views from Belvedere di Migliara, then make a trip to Giardini di Augusto, then take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, and finally stop by Eco Capri. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Villa San Michele, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Solaro, then make a trip to Belvedere Cannone, and finally explore and take pictures at Via Krupp.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Capri route planner.

Getting from Turin to Capri by combination of flight and ferry takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Turin in April: high temperatures in Capri hover around 67°F and lows are around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Forio.

Things to do in Capri

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 16 — 18:

Forio, Isola d'Ischia

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa del Soccorso and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Di Santa Maria Di Loreto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Giardini La Mortella and then make a trip to Castello Aragonese d'Ischia.

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You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Capri to Forio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. April in Forio sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Taormina.

Things to do in Forio

Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 18 — 20:

Taormina, Sicily

— 4 nights
With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
Step off the beaten path and head to Santa Caterina Church and La Terrazza di Fefe. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Taormina: Catania (Monastero dei Benedettini, Piazza Duomo, &more). And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Piazza IX Aprile, make a trip to Corso Umberto, stroll around Villa Comunale, and admire the natural beauty at Public Gardens (Parco Duca di Cesar).

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Taormina online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Forio to Taormina takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Taormina are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Agrigento.

Things to do in Taormina

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 20 — 24:

Agrigento, Sicily

— 3 nights

Valley of the Temples

Historically one of ancient Greece's leading cities, Sicily's Agrigento is home to the seven monumental temples that make up the well-preserved Valley of the Temples.
Explore hidden gems such as #MeTe - Museo della Memoria e del Territorio and Chiesa di San Francesco. Step out of Agrigento with an excursion to Monte Cammarata in Cammarata--about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Repubblica Delle Pergole, head outdoors with La Spiaggetta, and explore the striking landscape at Scala dei Turchi.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Agrigento route website.

You can drive from Taormina to Agrigento in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in April, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Trapani.

Things to do in Agrigento

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 24 — 27:

Trapani, Sicily

— 2 nights

City of Two Seas

Historically known for its importance in salt production, Trapani has gained recognition as an enticing but affordable vacation locale in Sicily.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tempio di Segesta. Keep things going the next day: view the masterpieces at Laboratorio Ceramiche d'Arte - Paola Luisa Amico, then look for gifts at La Pasticceria Maria Grammatico, and then make a trip to Nobiles Officinae.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Trapani online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Agrigento to Trapani in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Agrigento in April, Trapani is little chillier at night with lows of 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in Trapani

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 27 — 29:

Isola di Favignana

— 3 nights
Once famous for its white tuff shell quarries and tuna can factory--now turned into a museum--Isola di Favignana attracts divers and beachgoers with its jagged coastline rich in coves and caves.
Step off the beaten path and head to Grotte bue marino and Monique Boutique. Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Capitan Sinagra, examine the collection at Casa Museo Matteo Sercia, contemplate the waterfront views at Egadi Sea, and look for gifts at Medusa Souvenir.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Isola di Favignana trip builder.

Traveling by ferry from Trapani to Isola di Favignana takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in April, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Tours
Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 2:

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.