15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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1
Rome
— 4 nights
2
Sorrento
— 3 nights
3
Florence
— 4 nights
4
Como
— 3 nights

4
nights
Rome

Rome ©
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 Piazza Navona. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pantheon and Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rome online trip planner.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport, Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport and Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi – Umbria International Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Sorrento.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

3
nights
Sorrento

Sorrento ©
A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Duomo di Sant'Andrea and Scavi di Stabia. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like St Francis Church and Convent and Centro Storico Ravello. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sorrento: Duomo di Ravello (in Ravello), Cloister del Paradiso (in Amalfi) and Fornillo (in Positano). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Piazza Tasso, admire the verdant scenery at Il Vallone dei Mulini, take in the waterfront at Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro, and take in the exciting artwork at Art & Craft Gallery.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Sorrento trip itinerary builder.

Take a train from Rome to Sorrento in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Sorrento. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Florence.

Things to do in Sorrento

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ravello, Positano, Amalfi, Scavi di Stabia
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Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some cultural insight at Piazzale Michelangelo and Duomo di Pisa. Appreciate the collections at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Pitti Palace. Venture out of the city with trips to Pisa (Baptistery of St. John & Camposanto) and Basilica of San Frediano (in Lucca). There's still lots to do: get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and admire the striking features of Loggia dei Lanzi.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Florence trip builder app.

You can do a combination of subway and train from Sorrento to Florence in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and flight. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Sorrento in October since evenings lows in Florence dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Como.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Pisa, Basilica of San Frediano
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

3
nights
Como

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Get some cultural insight at Villa Carlotta and Basilica di Sant'Abbondio. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathedral of Como (Duomo) and Piazza Motta. Venture out of the city with trips to Madonna del Ghisallo (in Magreglio) and Orta San Giulio (Palazzotto della Comunita, Chiesa parrocchiale di Santa Maria Assunta, &more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Fedele, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario SS. Crocifisso, admire the striking features of Villa Olmo, and stop by Libreria Ubik.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Como road trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Como in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Florence in October, with highs in Como at 20°C and lows at 11°C. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Como

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Orta San Giulio, Madonna del Ghisallo, Villa Carlotta
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Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta
Cathedral of Como (Duomo) ©
Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Basilica di San Giulio ©
Basilica di San Giulio

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