13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy Trip Planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Venice
— 3 nights
Drive
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Florence
— 3 nights
Train
3
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Ravello
— 3 nights
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Venice

— 3 nights

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.
Get some cultural insight at Piazza San Marco and Basilica of St. Anthony. Visit Basilica di San Marco and Scrovegni Chapel for their historical value. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and contemplate the long history of St Mark's Campanile.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Venice trip maker website.

Madrid, Spain to Venice is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Madrid in July: highs in Venice hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Florence

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Duomo di Siena. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Piazza del Duomo. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence road trip planning website.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 18 — 21:

Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Colosseum and Palatine Hill. Pantheon and Piazza Navona are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with a short trip to Villa Adriana in Tivoli (about 36 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, explore the striking landscape at Colle del Gianicolo, don't miss a visit to Roman Forum, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. July in Rome sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Ravello

— 3 nights
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Get some cultural insight at Pompeii Archaeological Park and Duomo di Sant'Andrea. Get some historical perspective at Duomo di Ravello and Teatro Grande. Get out of town with these interesting Ravello side-trips: Positano (Fornillo & Arienzo Beach Club, Positano). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Villa Rufolo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido Capo di Conca, steep yourself in history at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and examine the collection at Museo della Carta.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Ravello travel planner.

Getting from Rome to Ravello by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. When traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Ravello: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 24 — 27:

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.