15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Milan
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Positano
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
5
Vietri sul Mare
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h
6
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h
End: Los Angeles

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Milan online trip builder.

Los Angeles, USA to Milan is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 9 hours. In June in Milan, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 64°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 23rd (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, savor the flavors at La Bottega del Produttore, make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

For reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planner.

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June in Florence, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Ponte Vecchio ©
Ponte Vecchio
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, stop by Trastevere, and don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rome sightseeing planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Rome are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Positano: Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi), Spiaggia di Atrani (in Atrani) and Ravello (Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, Villa Cimbrone Gardens, &more). There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, cool off at Fornillo, and get outside with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Positano trip builder website.

You can drive from Rome to Positano in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, subway, and bus; or take a bus. June in Positano sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Vietri sul Mare.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Spiaggia di Atrani, I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

2
nights
Vietri sul Mare

Vietri sul Mare ©
Vietri sul Mare is a town and comune in the province of Salerno, in the Campania region of southern Italy. On the 1st (Wed), delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park and then learn about winemaking at Le Vigne di Raito. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Spiaggia di castiglione, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori, and then take in the exciting artwork at Sol’Art Ceramiche.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Vietri sul Mare trip maker tool.

Traveling by ferry from Positano to Vietri sul Mare takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Vietri sul Mare, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Vietri sul Mare

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pompeii Archaeological Park, Spiaggia di castiglione
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Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Vietri sul Mare to Venice with the Route module. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Venice when traveling from Vietri sul Mare in July, with lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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