32 days in Italy Itinerary

32 days in Italy Itinerary

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32 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Pisa
train:  1​h
1
Florence
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
2
Venice
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Salerno
— 5 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
4
Positano
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Rome
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Assisi
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Siena
— 4 nights
train:  2​h
End: Pisa

3
nights
Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Take a break from Florence with a short trip to Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence travel route planner .

Pisa to Florence is an approximately 1-hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Florence are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Food Tours
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

5
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Basilica di Sant’Antonio & Scrovegni Chapel) and Verona (Palazzo Canossa, Arena di Verona, & more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Venice day trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Venice by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Florence in December; daily highs in Venice reach 11°C and lows reach 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Salerno.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Verona, Padua
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

5
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salerno: Monte Finestra (in Tramonti), Maiori (Santa Maria de Olearia, Chiesa di San Francesco, & more) and Paestum Ruins (in Paestum). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Pompeii Archaeological Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Salerno, stroll the grounds of Salerno War Cemetery, and head outdoors with Cilento.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Salerno day trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Venice to Salerno takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Venice in December, expect Salerno to be somewhat warmer, temps between 17°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Historic Sites Outdoors Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Maiori, Vietri sul Mare, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Monte Finestra, Liquorificio Mansi Carlo
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Monte Finestra ©
Monte Finestra
Chiesa San Pietro a Corte ©
Chiesa San Pietro a Corte

5
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.
Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Ravello (Villa Rufolo, Villa Cimbrone Gardens, & more), Amalfi (Wine Tours & Tastings, Duomo di Sant'Andrea, & more) and S.Maria Maddalena (in Atrani). Next up on the itinerary: get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei, Head underground at Grotte di Suppraiano, make a trip to Fondazione Lewitt - Villa Letizia, and enjoy some diversion at Tennis Al Settimo Piano.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Positano vacation planner.

Ride a ferry from Salerno to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in December, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Positano

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Praiano, S.Maria Maddalena
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Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

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, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rome day trip website .

You can drive from Positano to Rome in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Positano in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Rome, with lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

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

4
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Explore Assisi's surroundings by going to Museo Cinema a Pennello (in Montecosaro), Vineria del Carmine (in La Bruna) and Museo-Laboratorio di Vetrate Artistiche Moretti Caselli (in Perugia). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, and examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Assisi sightseeing planner .

Drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Rome in December, plan for little chillier days in Assisi, with highs around 11°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Perugia, Montioni Frantoio e Cantina, Museo Cinema a Pennello
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Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

4
nights
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: Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate) and Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano). The adventure continues: make a trip to Piazza del Campo, deepen your understanding at Scuola di Cucina di Lella, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, and ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Siena travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Siena takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Assisi, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Siena, ranging from highs of 16°C to lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Siena

Tours Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona, Guardastelle Vineyard
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

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