15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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Rome
— 3 nights
Train
2
Florence
— 1 night
Drive
3
Pisa
— 1 night
Train
4
Cinque Terre
— 1 night
Drive
5
Milan
— 3 nights
Drive
6
Lazise
— 1 night
Drive
7
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly
8
Rome
— 1 night
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Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Museum-lovers will get to explore Galleria Borghese and I Colori di Dentro di Maria Grazia Luffarelli. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, take a stroll through Via Condotti, and admire the striking features of Pantheon.

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

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Rome is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Dammam in March, you will find days in Rome are cooler (19°C), and nights are a bit cooler (8°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

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Find places to stay Mar 3 — 6:

Florence

— 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): look for gifts at I'Mago and then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Florence visit planner.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Florence are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 6 — 7:

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 7th (Thu): enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa and then admire the striking features of St Martin Cathedral.

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Getting from Florence to Pisa by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. March in Pisa sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 7 — 8:

Cinque Terre

— 1 night

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 9th (Sat), hike along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza and then get into the urban bustle at Vernazza.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Cinque Terre trip builder website.

Take a train from Pisa to Cinque Terre in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in March, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 8 — 9:

Milan

— 3 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.
Visit Duomo di Milano and Sacro Monte di Ossuccio for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Castello Sforzesco and Piazza del Duomo. Take a break from Milan with a short trip to Anything But Work in Mandello del Lario, about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

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You can drive from Cinque Terre to Milan in 3 hours. Another option is to take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Lazise.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 9 — 12:

Lazise

— 1 night
Lazise is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Verona in the Italian region Veneto, located about 120km west of Venice and about 20km northwest of Verona. On the 12th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Punta Gro.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Lazise trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Milan to Lazise takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Lazise can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Lazise

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 12 — 13:

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, stop by Bragora, then look for gifts at Raggio Veneziano, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Doge's Palace and then make a trip to Piazza San Marco.

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Getting from Lazise to Venice by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 15:

Rome

— 1 night

Eternal City

Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): stop by Elena Kihlman Designer Concept Store, tour the pleasant surroundings at Viminale, then delve into the distant past at Isola Tiberina, then explore the world behind art at Sistine Chapel, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Esquilino.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome online itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Rome takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 15 — 16:

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.