24 days in Italy Itinerary

24 days in Italy Itinerary

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Rome
— 3 nights
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Vasto
— 3 nights
Drive
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Piediluco
— 1 night
Drive
4
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Cinque Terre
— 4 nights
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6
Venice
— 3 nights
Drive
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Como
— 3 nights
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Milan
— 2 nights
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Rome — 3 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Head to Via Condotti and Porta Portesefor plenty of shopping. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, look for gifts at L'Artigianato, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome online trip itinerary maker.

Perth, Australia to Rome is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Perth in April; daily highs in Rome reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Vasto.
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Vasto — 3 nights

The Città del Vasto or Vasto is a town and comune on the Adriatic coast of the Province of Chieti in southern Abruzzo, Italy. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Borgo Medievale di Termoli and Abbazia di San Giovanni in Venere. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Castello Medievale di Roccascalegna and Cattedrale di Termoli. Change things up with these side-trips from Vasto: Castello Aragonese (in Ortona), Castello Svevo di Termoli (in Termoli) and Outlet Citta Sant'angelo (in Citta Sant'Angelo). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Loggia Amblingh, kick back and relax at Riserva Naturale di Punta Aderci, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Comune di Pacentro.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Vasto trip website.

Traveling by car from Rome to Vasto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Piediluco.
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Piediluco — 1 night

On the 18th (Thu), examine the collection at Chiesa di Santo Stefano - Mummie di Ferentillo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Francescano del Presepe, then take in the dramatic scenery at Cascata delle Marmore, and finally make a trip to Labro.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Piediluco day trip app.

You can drive from Vasto to Piediluco in 3.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Piediluco are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Florence.
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Florence — 2 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercato Centrale, and finally explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, then do a tasting at Castello del Trebbio, and then do a tasting at Castello Monterinaldi.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Florence planner.

Traveling by car from Piediluco to Florence takes 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cinque Terre.
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Cinque Terre — 4 nights

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Visit Cattedrale di Parma and Castello di Torrechiara for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Battistero di Parma and Portovenere. Change things up with a short trip to Rocca Sanvitale di Fontanellato in Fontanellato (about 2h 15 min away). There's still lots to do: take a stroll around Vernazza, appreciate the extensive heritage of Borgo Storico di Corniglia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church, and explore the historical opulence of Castello Doria.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cinque Terre online journey maker.

Drive from Florence to Cinque Terre in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Cinque Terre are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.
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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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Bragora and Gioielleria Eredi Jovon. Get some historical perspective at Piazza San Marco and Peggy Guggenheim Collection. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and wander the streets of Cannaregio.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Venice online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Venice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or take a train. April in Venice sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Como.
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Como — 3 nights

Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Get a sense of the local culture at Abbazia Cluniacense di Santa Maria di Piona and Cathedral of Como (Duomo). Shop till you drop at Palazzo Borromeo and Tea World. Venture out of the city with trips to Tremezzina (Villa Carlotta & Villa del Balbianello), Cantina Fontechiara (in Borgomanero) and Bellagio (I Giardini di Villa Melzi & Enoteca Principessa).

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Traveling by car from Venice to Como takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Como can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Milan.
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Milan — 2 nights

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 1st (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, then browse the range of quality goods at Rinascente Milano, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Piazza di Santa Maria delle Grazie, 2, admire the striking features of La Citta Alta, then stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Il Cenacolo, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, use the Milan trip planner.

Traveling by car from Como to Milan takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Milan are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time for the flight back home.
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Italy travel guide

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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.
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