9 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

9 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italian Alps trip itinerary planner

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Drive to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Fly to Verona Villafranca Airport, Drive to Trento
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Trento
— 1 night
Drive
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Selva di Val Gardena
— 2 nights
Drive
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Braies
— 1 night
Drive
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Bormio
— 1 night
Drive
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Aosta
— 2 nights
Bus to Milan Malpensa, Fly to Washington DC

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Trento

— 1 night

Painted City

Tyrol's capital and one of the nation's wealthiest cities, Trento serves as the commercial and cultural center of the region.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the engaging exhibits at MUSE - Science Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Piazza Duomo, then explore the activities along Lago di Molveno, and then don't miss a visit to Lago Di Serraia.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Trento trip maker tool.

Washington DC, USA to Trento is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington DC to Trento. Traveling from Washington DC in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Trento, with lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Selva di Val Gardena.

Things to do in Trento

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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Selva di Val Gardena

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Sass Pordoi, then don't miss a visit to Funivia Pass Pordoi, and then head outdoors with La Terrazza delle Dolomiti. Keep things going the next day: admire the majestic nature at Parco Naturale Puez Odle and then stroll through Val Gardena.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Selva di Val Gardena tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Trento to Selva di Val Gardena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Trento in July, you will find days in Selva di Val Gardena are much colder (60°F), and nights are little chillier (47°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Braies.

Things to do in Selva di Val Gardena

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 12 — 14:

Braies

— 1 night
On the 15th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Dobbiaco and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Braies.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Braies trip builder.

You can drive from Selva di Val Gardena to Braies in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Selva di Val Gardena in July, expect nights in Braies to be somewhat warmer, around 64°F, while days are much warmer, around 88°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bormio.

Things to do in Braies

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 14 — 15:

Bormio

— 1 night
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. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Cancano and then cruise along Stelvio Pass.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bormio vacation app.

You can drive from Braies to Bormio in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Aosta.

Things to do in Bormio

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive
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Aosta

— 2 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.
On the 17th (Sun), relax and rejuvenate at QC Terme Pre Saint Didier, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then get engrossed in the history at Maison Bruil.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Aosta trip builder website.

Drive from Bormio to Aosta in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. On the 18th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Aosta

Outdoors · Tours · Spas · Adventure

Side Trips

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