13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Milan
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Positano
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Rome
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: London

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 9th (Sun), stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Milan trip maker.

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 moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from London in May, expect Milan to be somewhat warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Positano.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Tours 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
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: Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena (in Atrani), Ravello (Villa Rufolo, Duomo di Ravello, &more) and Amalfi (Duomo di Sant'Andrea & Torre dello Ziro). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the views at Valle dei Mulini, get engrossed in the history at MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia San Giovanni.

For reviews and tourist information, use the Positano online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Milan to Positano by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, subway, and bus; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Positano

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena, Parrocchia San Giovanni
Find places to stay May 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

3
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: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, take a stroll through Trastevere, and explore the ancient world of Pantheon.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rome travel route planning website.

Traveling by car from Positano to Rome takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, subway, and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Campanile di Giotto, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thendon't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John, thendon't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally take in the views from Ponte Vecchio. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Giardino dell'Iris, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, thenexplore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Florence online itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 13°C in Florence. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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