11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
1
Milan
— 1 night
Drive
2
Verona
— 2 nights
Train
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Train
4
Bologna
— 1 night
Drive
5
Ravenna
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly

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1
night
Milan

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): make a trip to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Milan online travel planner.

London, UK to Milan is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Milan is 1 hour. October in Milan sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Find places to stay Oct 2 — 3:
Highlights from your trip
Duomo di Milano ©
Must see
Duomo di Milano
4.8
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Architectural Building
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
4.6

2
nights
Verona

City of Romeo and Juliet

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): do a tasting at Bertani, don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra, see the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta, then make a trip to Palazzo della Ragione, then wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, and finally don't miss a visit to Torre dei Lamberti. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola FlaTio, step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, then snap pictures at Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), and finally snap pictures at Ponte Pietra.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Verona online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Milan to Verona by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Wineries · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 3 — 5:
Highlights from your trip
Piazza delle Erbe ©
World heritage site
Piazza delle Erbe
4.6
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
World heritage site
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore
4.7

2
nights
Florence

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 6th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Loggia dei Lanzi. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Florence travel planner.

Traveling by train from Verona to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Florence sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Bologna.

Things to do in Florence

Find places to stay Oct 5 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
World heritage site
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
4.5
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4

1
night
Bologna

Heart of Italian Cuisine

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Comunale, contemplate the long history of Piazza Maggiore, take in panoramic vistas at Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, learn something new at Academya Lingue, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica di San Petronio.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bologna trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Bologna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Bologna are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Ravenna.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites · Classes
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
Academya Lingue ©
Lesson / Workshop
Academya Lingue
4.8

2
nights
Ravenna

City of Mosaics

Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Safari Ravenna, see the interesting displays at Archiepiscopal Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica San Vitale, and finally don't miss a visit to Mausoleo di Galla Placidia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): look for gifts at Sartoni Danilo, do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Vignato Virgilio, don't miss a visit to Monumento alla Pace, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, and finally examine the collection at Pinacoteca Comunale.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ravenna vacation tool.

You can drive from Bologna to Ravenna in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. October in Ravenna sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Ravenna

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 8 — 10:
Highlights from your trip
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia ©
World heritage site
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia
4.8
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo ©
World heritage site
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo
4.7

2
nights
Venice

City of Romance

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 11th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): examine the collection at Doge's Palace, don't miss a visit to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally steep yourself in history at St Mark's Campanile.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary site.

Drive from Ravenna to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Venice, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 12:
Highlights from your trip
Canal Grande ©
Must see
Canal Grande
4.8
Doge's Palace ©
Specialty Museum
Doge's Palace
4.7
Basilica di San Marco
Architectural Building
Basilica di San Marco
4.4

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