15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Milan
— 1 day
2
Verona
— 1 night
3
Venice
— 1 night
4
Bologna
— 1 night
5
Pisa
— 1 night
6
Florence
— 1 night
7
Rome
— 2 nights
8
Naples
— 1 night
9
Pompeii
— 2 nights
10
Capri
— 2 nights

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Milan

Milan ©
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 11th (Sun), see La Casa Maledetta, catch a live event at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro), and then examine the collection at Museo Della Scienza E Della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Milan day trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Milan is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 4 hour difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Milan: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

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La Casa Maledetta ©
La Casa Maledetta
Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro) ©
Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro)

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Verona

Verona ©
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 12th (Mon), take in nature's colorful creations at Giardino Officinale Marzana, admire the sheer force of Parco Naturalistico delle Cascate-Family, take a stroll through Quinzano, thenstep into the grandiose world of Piazzale Castel San Pietro, and finally browse the exhibits of Casa di Giulietta.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Verona trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Milan to Verona by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In August in Verona, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Venice.

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Parco Naturalistico delle Cascate-Family ©
Parco Naturalistico delle Cascate-Family
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Casa di Giulietta
Quinzano ©
Quinzano

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Venice

Venice
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.
On the 13th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Elena, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Vidal, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thenlook for gifts at Leon Doro Boutique, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa dei Santi Geremia e Lucia, and finally admire the natural beauty at Giardino Mistico dei Carmelitani Scalzi.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bologna.

Things to do in Venice

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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Giardino Mistico dei Carmelitani Scalzi ©
Giardino Mistico dei Carmelitani Scalzi
Leon Doro Boutique ©
Leon Doro Boutique

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Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Parco di Villa Spada, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giacomo Maggiore, thentake an in-depth tour of Museo Civico Archeologico, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Civico Medievale.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bologna travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Venice to Bologna in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bologna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can take a train to Pisa.

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Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna ©
Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna
Chiesa di San Giacomo Maggiore ©
Chiesa di San Giacomo Maggiore
Museo Civico Archeologico ©
Museo Civico Archeologico

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Pisa

Pisa ©
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 15th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa, explore the different monuments and memorials at Camposanto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Sisto in Cortevecchia, thenstop by L'Orsa Minore, Libri & Mappe, thenmake a trip to Chiesa del S. Sepolcro, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica romanica di San Piero a Grado.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Pisa driving holiday planner.

Take a train from Bologna to Pisa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Pisa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

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Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
L'Orsa Minore, Libri & Mappe ©
L'Orsa Minore, Libri & Mappe
Basilica romanica di San Piero a Grado ©
Basilica romanica di San Piero a Grado

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): browse the collection at Libreria Cuccumeo, don't miss a visit to Piazza Santa Trinita, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, thenstop by Paolo Penko, thendon't miss a visit to Palazzo Capponi, and finally make a trip to Torre di San Niccolo.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Florence holiday builder website.

Traveling by car from Pisa to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto
Palazzo Capponi ©
Palazzo Capponi
Torre di San Niccolo ©
Torre di San Niccolo

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 17th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri, delve into the distant past at Forum of Augustus, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa del Gesu, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, thensteep yourself in history at Piazza del Quirinale, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Clement Basilica. On the next day, have some family-friendly fun at Matrix Paintball Flaminia, admire the local landmark of Dea Roma, thentake in panoramic vistas at Belvedere Dei Salviati, thenhunt for treasures at Porta Portese, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Patrick's American Catholic Church.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. August in Rome sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

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Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola ©
Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola
St. Clement Basilica ©
St. Clement Basilica
Forum of Augustus ©
Forum of Augustus

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 19th (Mon), ponder the design of Fontana della Sirena, admire the striking features of Palazzo Mannajuolo, make a trip to Madonna con la Pistola, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa dei Santi Severino e Sossio, thenlook for gifts at Colonnese Libri & Altro, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Naples trip itinerary planning website.

You can take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Naples can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Pompeii.

Things to do in Naples

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Celanapoli ©
Celanapoli
Chiesa dei Santi Severino e Sossio ©
Chiesa dei Santi Severino e Sossio
Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro ©
Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro

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Pompeii

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): stop by Artigianato Rallo, don't miss a visit to Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista, contemplate the long history of Lupanar, thenexplore the ancient world of Forum, and finally delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of House of the Vettii, admire the landmark architecture of Villa dei Misteri, explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo, thendelve into the distant past at House of the Citharist, thencontemplate the long history of Casa della Fontana Grande, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa di Fabio Amandio.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Pompeii day trip website.

Pompeii is just a stone's throw from Naples. In August, daytime highs in Pompeii are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Capri.

Things to do in Pompeii

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Side Trips

Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista, Artigianato Rallo
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Artigianato Rallo ©
Artigianato Rallo
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Villa dei Misteri

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Capri

Capri
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): appreciate the history behind Natural Arch, don't miss a visit to Piazza Umberto I, stop by Carthusia, make a trip to Villa Lysis, thenexplore the historical opulence of Castiglione, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Capri route builder website.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Pompeii to Capri in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Capri can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 23rd (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Capri

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I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Belvedere Cannone ©
Belvedere Cannone
Castiglione ©
Castiglione

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