30 days in Italy Itinerary

30 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 3 nights
2
Florence
— 3 nights
3
Siena
— 4 nights
4
Assisi
— 4 nights
5
Positano
— 4 nights
6
Salerno
— 5 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.
When in Venice, make a side trip to see Scrovegni Chapel in Padua, approximately Padua away. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Venice itinerary planner.

Denver, USA to Venice is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Denver to Venice, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Denver in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Venice, with lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Florence day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September in Florence, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

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

4
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Get out of town with these interesting Siena side-trips: Abbazia di San Galgano (in Chiusdino) and Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano). Next up on the itinerary: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, and make a trip to Piazza del Campo.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Siena online attractions planner.

Getting from Florence to Siena by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Siena are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Wineries Tours

Side Trips

Castello di Monteriggioni, Abbazia di San Galgano, Guardastelle Vineyard
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Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard
Wine Tours & Tastings
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

4
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Change things up with these side-trips from Assisi: Grotte di Frasassi (in Genga), Duomo di Orvieto (in Orvieto) and Cascata delle Marmore (in Marmore). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, and do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Assisi vacation planning tool.

Getting from Siena to Assisi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

Vineria del Carmine, Grotte di Frasassi, Duomo di Orvieto, Cascata delle Marmore
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Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Positano: Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi), Ravello (Villa Cimbrone Gardens, Duomo di Ravello, &more) and Lido di Ravello (in Castiglione). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Fornillo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Grande, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso, and indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Positano travel route app.

Getting from Assisi to Positano by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, subway, and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Positano when traveling from Assisi in September, with lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Salerno.

Things to do in Positano

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi
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Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

5
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Change things up with these side-trips from Salerno: River Rafting & Tubing (in Laino Borgo), Paestum Ruins (in Paestum) and Monte Finestra (in Tramonti). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Marina Di Vietri, don't miss a visit to Promenade Trieste, and pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Salerno.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Salerno holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Positano to Salerno takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of taxi and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ravello, Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori, Pompeii Archaeological Park, River Rafting & Tubing, Paestum Ruins
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins

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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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon, and make a trip to Spanish Steps.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Rome driving holiday planning app.

Getting from Salerno to Rome by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Salerno in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Rome, with lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

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

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