15 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

15 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy Trip Planner
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Drive
1
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly
2
Rome
— 2 nights
Train
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Pisa
— 1 night
Drive
5
Turin
— 6 nights

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Venice — 2 nights

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 21st (Mon): snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of St. Anthony, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, and finally admire the striking features of St Mark's Campanile.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary builder app.

Turin to Venice is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Traveling from Turin in August, you will find days in Venice are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can fly to Rome.
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Rome — 2 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): explore the ancient world of Colosseum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Porta Portese, then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally take a stroll through Via Condotti. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Elena Kihlman Designer Concept Store, then admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, then look for gifts at Paciotti Salumeria, and finally explore the ancient world of Pantheon.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome vacation tool.

Fly from Venice to Rome in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Florence.
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Florence — 2 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): shop like a local with Mercato Centrale, then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then stop by Davide Cerasi Leather Boutique, and finally take in the views from Ponte Vecchio. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Goccia Shoes, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, look for gifts at L' Arte de' Ciompi Firenze, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally look for gifts at Pegna.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip maker.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Florence when traveling from Rome in August, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Pisa.
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Pisa — 1 night

Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): stroll the grounds of Camposanto, make a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di San Giovanni, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Mon): browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercato Centrale, don't miss a visit to Piazza Anfiteatro, contemplate the long history of Le mura di Lucca, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Guinigi, and finally contemplate the long history of St Martin Cathedral.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Pisa trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Florence to Pisa in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Pisa can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Turin.
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Turin — 6 nights

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.
For shopping fun, head to Reggia Di Reale or Vicolungo The Style Outlets. Explore Turin's surroundings by going to Sacra di San Michele (in Sant'Ambrogio di Torino), Cumiana (Zoom Torino & Team Adventure) and Serravalle Designer Outlet (in Serravalle Scrivia). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio, catch a live event at Juventus Stadium, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Turin trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Pisa to Turin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Pisa, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Turin, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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