13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Venice
— 1 night
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Milan
— 1 night
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Florence
— 3 nights
Drive
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Siena
— 2 nights
Drive
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Assisi
— 1 night
Drive
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Rome
— 4 nights
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Venice — 1 night

City of Romance

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, contemplate the long history of St Mark's Campanile, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally steep yourself in history at Squero di San Trovaso. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Venice day trip website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Venice is an approximately 7-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Venice, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, Venice is little chillier than Tel Aviv - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Milan.
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Milan — 1 night

Fashion Capital of World

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.
On the 8th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, and finally stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Milan day trip website.

Getting from Venice to Milan by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Milan are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Florence.
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Florence — 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for sightseeing, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Florence trip planner.

Getting from Milan to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Milan in October, you will find days in Florence are somewhat warmer (25°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Siena.
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Siena — 2 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, and then ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Battistero di San Giovanni, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Siena tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Florence to Siena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Siena, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Assisi.
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Assisi — 1 night

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, and finally learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Assisi online travel planner.

You can drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Siena in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 12°C in Assisi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.
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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.
Rome is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, make a trip to Roman Forum, steep yourself in history at Colosseum, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

Before you visit Rome, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
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.
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