60 days in Italy Itinerary

60 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Sydney
Fly:  24 h
1
Venice
— 8 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
2
Verona
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Como
— 8 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
4
Florence
— 9 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Assisi
— 8 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
6
Salerno
— 8 nights
Train:  2 h
7
Rome
— 8 nights
Fly:  24 h
End: Sydney

8
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace. Popular historic sites such as Basilica di San Marco and San Giorgio Maggiore are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Piazza dei Signori, University of Padova, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Zaccaria.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Venice day trip planning app.

Sydney, Australia to Venice is an approximately 24- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Venice. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Padua
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

8
nights
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.
Museo di Castelvecchio and Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Arena di Verona and chiesa di San Lorenzo - Verona. Explore Verona's surroundings by going to Acetaia Villa San Donnino (in Modena) and Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova (in Mantua). The adventure continues: get a taste of the local shopping with Piazza delle Erbe, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Church of Sant'Eufemia, contemplate the long history of I Portoni della Bra, and step into the grandiose world of Piazzale Castel San Pietro.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Verona trip app.

Traveling by bus from Venice to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In May, daytime highs in Verona are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Como.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Acetaia Villa San Donnino, Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova
Find places to stay May 10 — 18:
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Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona

8
nights
Como

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Duomo di Milano and Santuario Madonna del Soccorso will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino and Abbazia Cluniacense di Santa Maria di Piona. Venture out of the city with trips to Greenway del Lago di Como (in Colonno), S. Giovanni Battista (in Varenna) and Ossuccio (Chiesa di San Giacomo & Sacro Monte di Ossuccio). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Castello di Vezio, explore the ancient world of Forte di Fuentes, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa dei SS. Gusmeo e Matteo, and make a trip to Chiesa Di S. Sisinnio.

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Getting from Verona to Como by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May in Como, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Como

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Ossuccio, Dervio, Gravedona, Lake Como, Colico
Find places to stay May 18 — 26:
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Greenway del Lago di Como ©
Greenway del Lago di Como

9
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Basilica of Santa Croce are in your itinerary. Florence Academy of Fine Arts and The Baptistery of St. John are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Siena (Basilica Cateriniana San Domenico, Duomo di Siena, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, browse the exhibits of Museo Nazionale del Bargello, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Florence trip planner.

Getting from Como to Florence by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Siena
Find places to stay May 26 — Jun 4:
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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

8
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi and Rocca Maggiore. Popular historic sites such as Eremo delle Carceri and St. Peter's Abbey are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Assisi: Vineria del Carmine (in La Bruna), Eremo Le Celle (in Cortona) and Museo Cinema a Pennello (in Montecosaro). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of San Damiano, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, steep yourself in history at Oratorio dei Pellegrini, and get to know the fascinating history of Strada Assisi-Santa Maria degli Angeli.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Assisi online trip planner.

Drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Florence in June, plan for little chillier nights in Assisi, with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Salerno.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vineria del Carmine, Eremo Le Celle, Museo Cinema a Pennello, Azienda Agraria Guerrieri
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Museo Cinema a Pennello ©
Museo Cinema a Pennello
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

8
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Get a sense of the local culture at Pompeii Archaeological Park and Villa Rufolo. Popular historic sites such as Duomo di Ravello and Chiesa dell'Annunziata are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Villa dei Misteri (in Pompeii), Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Centro Storico Ravello, &more) and Paestum Ruins (in Paestum). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuary of Our Lady of Sorrow (Sancturio Maria Santissima Addolorata), explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, and take in the exciting artwork at Sol’Art Ceramiche.

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Traveling by car from Assisi to Salerno takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Assisi in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 26°C in Salerno. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Salerno

Historic Sites Outdoors Transportation

Side Trips

Ravello, Naples, Pompeii, Amalfi, Scala
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 20:
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins

8
nights
Rome

Rome
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Pantheon and Piazza Navona are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Rome to go to Tivoli and see Villa Adriana, which is approximately 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Salerno to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salerno in June, expect little chillier with lows of 21°C in Rome. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Villa Adriana
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 28:
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Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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