15 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

15 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Venice
— 2 nights
2
Verona
— 2 nights
3
Milan
— 1 night
4
Florence
— 3 nights
5
Siena
— 1 night
6
Assisi
— 2 nights
7
Rome
— 3 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the views from Ponte di Rialto and then explore the activities along Canal Grande. Here are some ideas for day two: shop like a local with Vittorio Costantini Workshop, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, thensee the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and finally explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip builder website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Venice is an approximately 7-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Venice due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Venice. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): shop like a local with Galleria Dello Scudo, don't miss a visit to Piazza delle Erbe, thenlook for gifts at Salvagno Frantoio per Olive, and finally admire the sheer force of Parco Naturalistico delle Cascate-Family. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, browse the exhibits of Casa di Giulietta, wander the streets of Via Mazzini, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, thenexplore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, and finally browse for treasures at Libreria Antiquaria Perini.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Verona trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. July in Verona sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Shopping Historic Sites Wildlife
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Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, thenshop like a local with Mostra Keith Haring, and finally explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Milan journey planning website.

You can drive from Verona to Milan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July in Milan, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Head to Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri and Mercato Centralefor plenty of shopping. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Florence trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri ©
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): shop like a local with Silvia Tanganelli, make a trip to Piazza del Campo, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena, and finally stop by Siena Tartufi (truffle hunting).

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Siena journey planner.

You can drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Siena can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Siena Tartufi (truffle hunting) ©
Siena Tartufi (truffle hunting)
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo

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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cripta di San Francesco, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Bosco di San Francesco, and finally surround yourself with nature on Wild Foods Italy. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, thentake in the exciting artwork at B.A.T. Assisi, thenstop by La mela in tasca, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Assisi Galleria 6C.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Assisi day trip tool.

Getting from Siena to Assisi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Wildlife Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Wild Foods Italy
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Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

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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.
Colosseum and Palatine Hill are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, view the masterpieces at ALEFBET, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Rome day trip planner.

You can drive from Assisi to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Assisi in July since evenings lows in Rome dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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