32 days in Italy Itinerary

32 days in Italy Itinerary

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32 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  26 h
1
Lampedusa
— 1 day
Fly:  2 h 15 min
2
Catania, Sicily
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Ferry:  6 h 45 min
3
Isola di Favignana
— 1 day
+2
Ferry + Foot + Ferry:  8 h 15 min
4
Anacapri, Island of Capri
— 1 day
Drive:  45 min
5
Naples
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
6
Rome
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
7
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
8
Cinque Terre
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
9
Turin
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h
10
Milan
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
11
Verona
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
12
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly:  23 h 45 min
End: Sydney

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Lampedusa

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
On the 12th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Cala Calandra, head outdoors with Kalo’s cafe, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia dei Conigli.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Lampedusa trip planning tool .

Sydney, Australia to Lampedusa is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Lampedusa. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in March: high temperatures in Lampedusa hover around 19°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Catania.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Nightlife Outdoors Beaches
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Kalo’s Cafe ©
Kalo’s Cafe
Spiaggia dei Conigli ©
Spiaggia dei Conigli
Cala Calandra ©
Cala Calandra

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nights
Catania, Sicily

Catania ©
The landscape surrounding Catania, a medieval city on Sicily's eastern coast, is dominated by Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe.
Get a sense of the local culture at Syracuse Cathedral and Museo del Carretto Siciliano. Museum-lovers will appreciate Monastero dei Benedettini and Museo del Palmento. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Catania: Winery Patria (in Solicchiata), Syracuse (Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio) & Museo Archeologico Regionale P. Orsi) and Museo Salvatore Incorpora (in Linguaglossa). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Villa Comunale, make a trip to Piazza Duomo, learn about winemaking at Fischetti, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Catedrale Sant'Agata V.M. Catania.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Catania online driving holiday planner .

You can fly from Lampedusa to Catania in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Catania when traveling from Lampedusa in March, with lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in Catania

Museums Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Syracuse, Castiglione di Sicilia, Taormina, Museo Salvatore Incorpora, Museo del Carretto Siciliano
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Monastero dei Benedettini ©
Monastero dei Benedettini
Villa Comunale ©
Villa Comunale
Duomo di Siracusa ©
Duomo di Siracusa

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Isola di Favignana

Isola di Favignana ©
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.
On the 16th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Casa Museo Matteo Sercia, steep yourself in history at Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica, and then stroll through Cala Rossa.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Isola di Favignana trip app .

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Catania to Isola di Favignana in 7 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Catania in March since evenings lows in Isola di Favignana dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Anacapri.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Museums Outdoors Beaches
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Anacapri, Island of Capri

Anacapri ©
Anacapri is a comune on the island of Capri, in the Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy. On the 17th (Tue), don't miss a visit to I Faraglioni, enjoy breathtaking views from Belvedere di Tragara, take in nature's colorful creations at Giardini di Augusto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria a Cetrella, then enjoy the sea views from Punta Carena Lighthouse, and finally see the interesting displays at La Bottega dell'Arte di Sergio Rubino.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Anacapri visit planner .

Ride a ferry from Isola di Favignana to Anacapri in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and subway. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Naples.

Things to do in Anacapri

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Capri
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Villa San Michele ©
Villa San Michele
I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Giardini di Augusto ©
Giardini di Augusto

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Discover out-of-the-way places like Galleria Borbonica and Ruins of Herculaneum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Archaeological Museum of Naples and Pompeii Archaeological Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi) and Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens & Villa Rufolo). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Museo Cappella Sansevero, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli, steep yourself in history at Underground Naples, and get engrossed in the history at Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Naples trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Anacapri to Naples by ferry takes about an hour. In March in Naples, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Ravello, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Duomo di Sant'Andrea
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Galleria Borbonica ©
Galleria Borbonica
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vatican Museums and Pantheon. Museum-lovers will appreciate Galleria Borghese and Tesoro di San Pietro. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, make a trip to Roman Forum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano.

Planning Rome trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to take a train to Florence.

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
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Academy Of Florence Art Gallery and Pitti Palace. Do some cultural sightseeing at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazzale Michelangelo. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Florence travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

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Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Portovenere and Archaeological and mining museum of Castiglione Chiavarese are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Baia del Silenzio and Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza. Change things up with these side-trips from Cinque Terre: Genoa (Dialogo nel Buio, Galata Museo del Mare, & more). It doesn't end there: get into the urban bustle at Vernazza and do a tasting at Terra di Bargon.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cinque Terre trip maker tool .

You can drive from Florence to Cinque Terre in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, daytime highs in Cinque Terre are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Turin.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Outdoors Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Genoa, Portovenere, Archaeological and mining museum of Castiglione Chiavarese, Baia del Silenzio
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Portovenere ©
Portovenere
Baia del Silenzio ©
Baia del Silenzio
Galata Museo del Mare ©
Galata Museo del Mare

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Turin

Turin ©
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile and Forte di Bard. Let the collections at Reggia di Venaria Reale and Museo la Torre e il Fiume di masio capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Camo Museo a Cielo Aperto (in Camo), Ecomuseo Della Resistenza (in Rossana) and Museo dell'Arpa Victor Salvi (in Piasco). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Egyptian Museum of Turin, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo, take some stellar pictures from Basilica of Superga, and explore and take pictures at Juventus Stadium.

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

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Turin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Cinque Terre in March, you will find days in Turin are little chillier (11°C), and nights are about the same (5°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Turin

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Basilica of Superga, Reggia di Venaria Reale, Ecomuseo Della Resistenza, Museo etnografico di Coniolo, Museo dell’Arpa Victor Salvi
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Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile ©
Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile
Forte di Bard ©
Forte di Bard
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Duomo di Milano and Pinacoteca Ambrosiana. Villa Carlotta and Museo Etnografico E Naturalistico Val Sanagra will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Tremezzina (Chiosco Villa Carlotta & Villa del Balbianello), Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino (in Griante) and La Citta Alta (in Bergamo). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco and don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Milan travel route site .

Getting from Turin to Milan by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Turin, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Milan, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Tremezzina, Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino, La Citta Alta, Museo Etnografico E Naturalistico Val Sanagra
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello

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Verona

Verona ©
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Palazzo Te and Piazza Bra. Museum-lovers will get to explore Il Vittoriale degli Italiani and Casa di Giulietta. Change things up with these side-trips from Verona: Borghetto sul Mincio (in Valeggio Sul Mincio), Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova (in Mantua) and Sirmione (Rocca Scaligera di Sirmione & Grotte di Catullo). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Anastasia, experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Verona trip itinerary planning tool .

You can take a train from Milan to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife

Side Trips

Mantua, Sirmione, Borghetto sul Mincio, Il Vittoriale degli Italiani
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Palazzo Te ©
Palazzo Te
Il Vittoriale degli Italiani ©
Il Vittoriale degli Italiani
Basilica di Santa Anastasia ©
Basilica di Santa Anastasia

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Cannaregio and Ponte dei Sospiri. Get some cultural insight at Basilica di San Marco and St. Mark's Square. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and contemplate the long history of St Mark's Campanile.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Venice online itinerary planner .

Getting from Verona to Venice by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. In April in Venice, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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