21 days in Italy Itinerary

21 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 3 nights
2
Milan
— 1 night
3
Florence
— 3 nights
4
Assisi
— 2 nights
5
Positano
— 3 nights
6
Vietri sul Mare
— 3 nights
7
Rome
— 4 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Padua (Palazzo delle Debite & Scrovegni Chapel) and Arena di Verona (in Verona). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Venice vacation planning website.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Venice is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Venice is 4 hours. While traveling from Rio de Janeiro, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Venice, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Padua, Arena di Verona
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

1
night
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.
On the 24th (Fri), stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Milan tour planner.

You can drive from Venice to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Monumental Cemetery ©
Monumental Cemetery

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Step out of Florence to go to Pisa and see Leaning Tower of Pisa, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence holiday planner.

You can take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. July in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

2
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 28th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, thenwalk around Mount Subasio, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, learn about winemaking at BIBENDA ASSISI WINE BAR-WINE VINO, CHOCOLATE, OLIVE OIL,TRUFFLE TASTING, thenstep into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cripta di San Francesco.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Assisi itinerary maker.

You can drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Assisi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
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Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Positano side-trips: Ravello (Villa Rufolo & Villa Cimbrone Gardens) and Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi). Next up on the itinerary: take advantage of the amenities at Fornillo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso, ponder the design of Fontana sant'Andrea, and get a taste of the local shopping with Miniaci Art Gallery.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Positano trip planner.

Drive from Assisi to Positano in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, subway, and bus; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Positano when traveling from Assisi in July, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vietri sul Mare.

Things to do in Positano

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

3
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. Change things up with these side-trips from Vietri sul Mare: Liquorificio Mansi Carlo (in Minori), Maiori (Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano & Sentiero dei Limoni) and Spiaggia di Atrani (in Atrani). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori, learn about winemaking at Le Vigne di Raito, and make a trip to Spiaggia della Crestarella.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Vietri sul Mare trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Positano to Vietri sul Mare takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Vietri sul Mare can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Vietri sul Mare

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Maiori, Liquorificio Mansi Carlo, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Spiaggia di Atrani, 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

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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: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and make a trip to Trevi Fountain.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip site.

You can drive from Vietri sul Mare to Rome in 3 hours. Traveling from Vietri sul Mare in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Rome, with lows around °C. On the 8th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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