8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Locorotondo
— 1 day
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Alberobello
— 1 night
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Castellana Grotte
— 1 night
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Polignano a Mare
— 2 nights
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Bari
— 1 night
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Lecce
— 2 nights
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Locorotondo

Locorotondo is a town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy, with a population of about 14,000. On the 12th (Wed), learn about winemaking at Enoteca Semeraro, get into the urban bustle at La Casbah della Valle d'Itria, then identify plant and animal life at Valle d’itria e Dintorni, and finally savor the flavors at Cantina del Locorotondo.

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Bari to Locorotondo is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Alberobello.

Things to do in Locorotondo

Wildlife · Parks · Wineries · Shopping

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Alberobello

Alberobello is a small town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy. On the 13th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Cattedrale Maria Santissima della Madia, then learn about winemaking at Damati, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia Santuario Basilica S.S. Cosma E Damiano.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Alberobello trip planner.

Alberobello is very close to Locorotondo. Traveling from Locorotondo in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Alberobello, with lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Castellana Grotte.

Things to do in Alberobello

Wineries · Historic Sites

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Castellana Grotte

Castellana Grotte is a town and comune in the province of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Castellana, then contemplate the long history of Castello Marchione, then take in the dramatic natural features at Grotta del Trullo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santo Stefano.

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Castellana Grotte is just a short distance from Alberobello. In October in Castellana Grotte, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Polignano a Mare.

Things to do in Castellana Grotte

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Polignano a Mare

Polignano a Mare is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy, located on the Adriatic Sea. On the 15th (Sat), stop by LA MIA FIORAIA, delve into the distant past at Scavi D'Egnazia, then kick back and relax at Lido Ottagono, and finally take an in-depth tour of Masseria Brancati. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): head outdoors with Lungomare Di San Vito, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Conversano, step into the grandiose world of Castello Aragonese, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Suffragio detta del Purgatorio, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello di Carlo V.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Polignano a Mare trip itinerary planner.

Polignano a Mare is just a short distance from Castellana Grotte. October in Polignano a Mare sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bari.

Things to do in Polignano a Mare

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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Bari

Gateway to Apulia

Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Cattedrale di Bari, then admire the striking features of Il Succorpo della Cattedrale di Bari, then get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare e Murat, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica San Nicola.

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Getting from Polignano a Mare to Bari by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lecce.

Things to do in Bari

Historic Sites
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Lecce

Florence of the South

Known as the Florence of the South, Lecce is distinguished for its elaborate Baroque monuments.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di Santa Croce, then explore the ancient world of Anfiteatro Romano, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Porto Selvaggio, take an in-depth tour of Castello di Gallipoli, and then make a trip to Centro Storico di Gallipoli.

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You can drive from Bari to Lecce in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Lecce sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Lecce

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

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Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.