15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Milan
— 1 day
Drive
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Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Bologna
— 1 night
Drive
4
Parma
— 1 night
Drive
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Pisa
— 1 night
Drive
6
San Gimignano
— 1 night
Drive
7
Montalcino
— 1 night
Drive
8
Rome
— 2 nights
Train
9
Naples
— 4 nights
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Milan

— 1 day

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro). Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): see where the action happens at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro) and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Milan trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Milan is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 4 hours. In June, Milan is a bit warmer than Sao Paulo - with highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 15:

Venice

— 2 nights

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.
On the 15th (Tue), don't miss a visit to St Mark's Campanile, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, then don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, and finally look for gifts at San Marco 801. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June in Venice, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bologna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 16:

Bologna

— 1 night

Heart of Italian Cuisine

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
On the 17th (Thu), examine the collection at Museo per la Memoria di Ustica, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Domenico, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, make a trip to Compianto sul Cristo Morto, then steep yourself in history at Basilica di San Petronio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bologna day trip planning site.

You can drive from Venice to Bologna in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Parma.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 17:

Parma

— 1 night

Capital of Italian Food Valley

Parma is famous for its prosciutto, cheese, and architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): experience rural life at Caseificio San Pier Damiani, head outdoors with Centro Ippico La Torretta, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di Parma, then look for gifts at Aline Bassani, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale di Parma.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Parma trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Bologna to Parma takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Parma

Outdoors · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 18:

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 19th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Le mura di Lucca, steep yourself in history at St Martin Cathedral, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Camposanto, then make a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa.

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Drive from Parma to Pisa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to San Gimignano.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 18 — 19:

San Gimignano

— 1 night

Town of Fine Towers

A historical gem in the heart of Tuscany, San Gimignano is known as the Town of Fine Towers for its jutting skyline of high city walls.
On the 20th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Porta Nova, shop like a local with Galleria Gagliardi, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola San Quirico, do a tasting at Podere La Marronaia- Sosta Alle Colonne, then make a trip to Duomo di San Gimignano, and finally steep yourself in history at Torre Grossa.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the San Gimignano trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Pisa to San Gimignano by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. June in San Gimignano sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Montalcino.

Things to do in San Gimignano

Wineries · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 19 — 20:

Montalcino

— 1 night

City of Honey

In the heart of wine country, the hill town of Montalcino offers a glimpse of untouched medieval-era Tuscany.
On the 21st (Mon), learn about winemaking at Poggio Rubino, learn about winemaking at Podere Il Cocco, then learn about winemaking at Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona, and finally do a tasting at Winery Solaria Patrizia Cencioni.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Montalcino road trip planning website.

You can drive from San Gimignano to Montalcino in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Montalcino are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Montalcino

Wineries
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 21:

Rome

— 2 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and finally don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Spanish Steps, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rome attractions planner.

You can drive from Montalcino to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Rome are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 21 — 23:

Naples

— 4 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Venture out of the city with trips to Ravello (Duomo di Ravello, Villa Rufolo, &more), Atrani (Santuario Santa Maria del Bando & Piazzetta Umberto I) and Amalfi (Duomo di Sant'Andrea, Fontana sant'Andrea, &more). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, explore the world behind art at Monumental Complex Donnaregina - Diocesan Museum of Naples, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Pancrazio Martire.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Naples online itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Naples takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. June in Naples sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 23 — 27:

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.