31 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

31 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 1 night
2
Menaggio
— 4 nights
3
Verona
— 3 nights
4
Venice
— 4 nights
5
Florence
— 4 nights
6
Siena
— 4 nights
7
Assisi
— 4 nights
8
Rome
— 5 nights

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 2nd (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore and then admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Milan online trip maker.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Milan is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Milan, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in July, expect Milan to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Menaggio.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Food Tours

4
nights
Menaggio

Menaggio ©
Menaggio is a town and comune in the province of Como, Lombardy, northern Italy, located on the western shore of Lake Como at the mouth of the river Senagra.Menaggio has three frazioni (parishes): Croce, Loveno and Nobiallo.HistoryThe area of current Menaggio was conquered by the Romans in 196 BC. Get out of town with these interesting Menaggio side-trips: Il Sentiero delle Espressioni (in Schignano), Stand-Up Paddleboarding (in Dervio) and Lenno (Lido di Lenno & Golfo di Venere). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Villa del Balbianello, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Santa Maria del Tiglio, and take in the awesome beauty at Monte Grona.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Menaggio journey maker.

Getting from Milan to Menaggio by car takes about 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Menaggio can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Verona.

Things to do in Menaggio

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lake Como, Tremezzina, Gravedona, Lenno, Varenna
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Lido di Lenno ©
Lido di Lenno
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello
Villa Monastero ©
Villa Monastero

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nights
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.
Verona is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti, take in the views from Ponte Pietra, and see the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Verona driving holiday planning app.

You can drive from Menaggio to Verona in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Verona can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

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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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, browse the exhibits of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Venice trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Verona to Venice in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. July in Venice sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Go for a jaunt from Florence to Santa Brigida to see Castello del Trebbio about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Florence vacation maker app.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trip

Castello del Trebbio
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Castello del Trebbio ©
Castello del Trebbio
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

4
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Change things up with these side-trips from Siena: Montalcino (Podere Il Cocco & Castiglion del Bosco), Azienda Agricola Leuta (in Pietraia) and Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, look for gifts at GioieSelli s.n.c, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di San Giovanni.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Siena road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Florence to Siena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Siena are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Montalcino, Azienda Agricola Leuta
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Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona ©
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
Azienda Agricola Leuta ©
Azienda Agricola Leuta
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo

4
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Assisi: Parco Nazionale dei Monti Sibillini (in Visso), Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia (in Castelluccio di Norcia) and Lago di Pilato (in Montemonaco). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, do a tasting at Montioni Frantoio e Cantina, look for gifts at Assisi Jewels, and relax in the rural setting at The Lavandeto of Assisi.

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You can drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. July in Assisi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Montioni Frantoio e Cantina, Parco Nazionale dei Monti Sibillini, Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia, Lago di Pilato
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Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia ©
Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola

5
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 Vatican Museums, and make a trip to Spanish Steps.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome online vacation maker.

You can drive from Assisi to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to 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 by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

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

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