59 days in Italy Itinerary

59 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 7 nights
2
Verona
— 7 nights
3
Florence
— 8 nights
4
Siena
— 7 nights
5
Assisi
— 6 nights
6
Amalfi
— 7 nights
7
Naples
— 7 nights
8
Rome
— 8 nights

7
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 (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Venice itinerary planner.

Little Rock, USA to Venice is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 7 hours. When traveling from Little Rock in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Venice: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Padua
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 11:
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

7
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.
Explore Verona's surroundings by going to Scuola Italiana di Sci & Snowboard Kristal (in Andalo) and Parma (Caseificio San Pier Damiani & Cattedrale di Parma). The adventure continues: listen to music at Arena di Verona, wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, and pause for some serene contemplation at San Fermo Maggiore, Verona.

Discover how to plan a Verona trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Outdoors Wineries

Side Trips

Parma, Scuola Italiana di Sci & Snowboard Kristal
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 18:
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Caseificio San Pier Damiani ©
Caseificio San Pier Damiani
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

8
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida), Fattoria al Dotto (in Lucca) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, contemplate the long history of The Baptistery of St. John, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Florence attractions planner.

You can take a train from Verona to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Florence are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Tours Wineries

Side Trips

Castello del Trebbio, Fattoria al Dotto, Leaning Tower of Pisa
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 26:
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Castello del Trebbio ©
Castello del Trebbio
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

7
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: Castello di Monterinaldi (in Radda in Chianti), Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate) and Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, do sightseeing your way with Private Tours, gain insight at Scuola di Cucina di Lella, and explore the world behind art at Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Siena tour itinerary builder website.

Drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Siena are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona, Fattoria Pianporcino, Castello di Monterinaldi, Guardastelle Vineyard
Find places to stay Apr 26 — May 3:
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Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona ©
Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona

6
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: Perugia (Studio Moretti Caselli & Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria), Montioni Frantoio e Cantina (in Montefalco) and Vineria del Carmine (in La Bruna). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, and learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Assisi day trip planning tool.

Getting from Siena to Assisi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. May in Assisi sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Amalfi.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Perugia, Montioni Frantoio e Cantina
Find places to stay May 3 — 9:
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Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

7
nights
Amalfi

Amalfi ©
Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Venture out of the city with trips to Positano (Il Sentiero Degli Dei, Tennis Al Settimo Piano, &more) and Monte Finestra (in Tramonti). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister del Paradiso, and Head underground at Grotte di Suppraiano.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Amalfi itinerary site.

You can drive from Assisi to Amalfi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, subway, and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Assisi in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in Amalfi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Amalfi

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Ravello, Positano, Praiano, Chiesa di San Francesco, Liquorificio Mansi Carlo
Find places to stay May 9 — 16:
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Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei

7
nights
Naples

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Change things up with these side-trips from Naples: Wine Tours & Tastings (in Sorrento), Francesco (Frank) Carpegna - Walking with the Gods (in Positano) and Villa dei Misteri (in Pompeii). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister of Santa Chiara, view the masterpieces at Sol’Art Ceramiche, and steep yourself in history at Galleria Borbonica.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Naples day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Amalfi to Naples takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Amalfi in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Naples, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Salerno, Vietri sul Mare, Pompeii, Wine Tours & Tastings, Francesco (Frank) Carpegna - Walking with the Gods
Find places to stay May 16 — 23:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Villa dei Misteri ©
Villa dei Misteri

8
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rome: Tivoli (Villa d'Este & Villa Adriana). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome online tour itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Naples to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vatican City, Tivoli
Find places to stay May 23 — 31:
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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