17 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy sightseeing planner
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Milan
— 6 nights
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Turin
— 3 nights
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Verona
— 2 nights
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Florence
— 4 nights
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Milan — 6 nights

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Kayaking & Canoeing and Isola Bella. Museum-lovers will get to explore Paul DEMARIA - The Open Lake & Landscape Studio d’Arte and Tempio Civico della Beata Vergine Incoronata. Venture out of the city with trips to Bergamo (La Citta Alta & Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore), Palazzo Borromeo (in Isola Bella) and Castello di Vezio (in Vezio). The adventure continues: make a trip to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, get your bearings at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, contemplate the long history of Castello Sforzesco, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Milan road trip app.

Cairo, Egypt to Milan is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Milan. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Cairo in April; daily highs in Milan reach 22°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can take a train to Turin.
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Turin — 3 nights

City of Magic

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.
Visiting Parco Naturale del Monte San Giorgio and Colline di Torino will get you outdoors. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica di Superga and Reggia Di Reale. Go for a jaunt from Turin to Stupinigi to see Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Museo Egizio, examine the collection at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, steep yourself in history at Palazzo Reale Di Torino, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tempio Israelitico.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Turin trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by train from Milan to Turin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Milan in April, you will find days in Turin are a bit cooler (17°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can take a train to Verona.
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Verona — 2 nights

City of Romeo and Juliet

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Arena di Verona, take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti, examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Ducale di Mantova, explore the world behind art at Palazzo Te, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, and finally step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Verona tour planning site.

Traveling by train from Turin to Verona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Turin in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Verona, with highs around 23°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Florence.
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Florence — 4 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at M.G. Design and Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, hunt for treasures at Mercato Centrale, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by train from Verona to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can 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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