22 days in Italy Itinerary

22 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy visit planner
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Rome
— 4 nights
Drive
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Assisi
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Siena
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Florence
— 4 nights
Train
5
Naples
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Ravello
— 2 nights
Fly
7
Venice
— 3 nights
Drive
8
Verona
— 1 night
Drive
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Milan
— 1 night
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Rome — 4 nights

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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Rome travel planning website.

Calgary, Canada to Rome is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Calgary in April, with highs in Rome at 24°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Assisi.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Side Trip
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 13:

Assisi — 2 nights

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 14th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, then explore the ancient world of Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Santa Maria sopra Minerva. On your second day here, learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, then explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Damiano.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Assisi trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Rome to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Siena.
Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 15:

Siena — 2 nights

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, and finally don't miss a visit to Centro Storico di Siena. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di San Giovanni, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Cateriniana San Domenico, and finally learn about winemaking at Guardastelle Vineyard.

To find out how to plan a trip to Siena, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Florence.
Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums
Side Trip
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 17:

Florence — 4 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for sightseeing, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence journey tool.

Drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Florence are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Naples.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 21:

Naples — 2 nights

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, then get engrossed in the history at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, and finally browse the exhibits of Museo Cappella Sansevero. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister of Santa Chiara, step into the grandiose world of Castel Nuovo - Maschio Angioino, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Plebiscito, then admire the striking features of Villa dei Misteri, and finally delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Naples road trip app.

Traveling by train from Florence to Naples takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Ravello.
Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 23:

Ravello — 2 nights

Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): awaken your taste buds at Amalfi Coast Drive, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then contemplate the long history of Villa Rufolo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Museo della Carta, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Antichi Sapori d'Amalfi, and then get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ravello vacation tool.

Drive from Naples to Ravello in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Naples in April, Ravello is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Venice.
Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks · Tours
Side Trips
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:

Venice — 3 nights

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 (Chiesa degli Eremitani - World Heritage Site, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, and explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Ravello to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or drive. Traveling from Ravello in April, plan for little chillier nights in Venice, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Verona.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Side Trip
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 28:

Verona — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Piazza dei Signori, catch a live performance at Arena di Verona, contemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, and finally explore the galleries of Casa di Giulietta.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Verona day trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Verona by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Milan.
Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife
Find places to stay Apr 28 — 29:

Milan — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Milan day trip planning tool.

Getting from Verona to Milan by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to fly back home.
Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 29 — 30:

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.