24 days in Italy Itinerary

24 days in Italy Itinerary

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Milan
— 3 nights
Drive
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Varenna
— 1 night
Drive
3
Verona
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Venice
— 4 nights
Drive
5
Florence
— 4 nights
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Rome
— 5 nights
Drive
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Ravello
— 1 night
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Salerno
— 3 nights
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Milan — 3 nights

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.
Head to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and Mostra Keith Haringfor plenty of shopping. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Milan: Fondazione Ferrero (in Alba), Restaurifelici (in Paruzzaro) and Galleria Sabauda (in Turin). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, view the masterpieces at Dep Art Gallery, see a show at La Casa Maledetta, and examine the collection at Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Milan online day trip planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Milan is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Riyadh in June, with highs in Milan at 83°F and lows at 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Varenna.
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Varenna — 1 night

Varenna is a comune (municipality) on Lake Como in the Province of Lecco in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 60km north of Milan and about 20km northwest of Lecco.Varenna was founded by local fishermen in 769, and was later allied of the commune of Milan. On the 1st (Fri), walk around La Punta Spartivento, admire the striking features of Villa Monastero, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giorgio, then get a taste of the local shopping with Paul DEMARIA - The Open Lake & Landscape Studio d’Arte, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Il Tornio.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Varenna driving holiday app.

You can drive from Milan to Varenna in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in June, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Verona.
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Verona — 2 nights

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.
On the 2nd (Sat), look for gifts at Fil Good, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fermo Maggiore, Verona, admire the landmark architecture of Casa di Giulietta, then make a trip to Via Mazzini, then take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Giardino Giusti, then explore the world behind art at Fondazione Bisazza, then explore the historical opulence of Piazzale Castel San Pietro, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Verona trip planner.

Traveling by car from Varenna to Verona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in July, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.
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Venice — 4 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.
Head to T Fondaco Dei Tedeschi and Palazzo Cavalli-Franchettifor some retail therapy. Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Studio-Gallery of Luigi Camozzo (Luigi Camozzo Studio Galleria) (in Murano) and New Arte Fuga - Glass Factory (in Burano). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, explore the activities along Canal Grande, and snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice tour planner.

You can drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Florence.
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Florence — 4 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Head to Mercato Centrale and MIO Store - Firenzefor some retail therapy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Siena (Duomo di Siena & Piazza del Campo). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Florence sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Rome.
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Rome — 5 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Shop till you drop at Via Condotti and Trevimage. There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica.

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

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ravello.
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Ravello — 1 night

Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 17th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, and finally look for gifts at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ravello online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in July, expect nights in Ravello to be a bit warmer, around 77°F, while days are little chillier, around 84°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Salerno.
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Salerno — 3 nights

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.
On the 18th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, take in the exciting artwork at Sol’Art Ceramiche, then make a trip to Promenade Trieste, and finally browse for treasures at Libreria Antiquaria Vecchi Libri. Here are some ideas for day two: buy something for everyone on your list at Centro Commerciale Maximall, then buy something for everyone on your list at La Fabbrica, and then browse the different shops at Siniscalchi Centro Commerciale.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Salerno trip itinerary app.

Getting from Ravello to Salerno by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Salerno can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can fly back home.
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Italy travel guide

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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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