12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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12 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Naples
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Ravello
— 1 night
subway + train:  3​h
3
Rome
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Florence
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
5
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: London

2
nights
Naples

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): delve into the distant past at House of Menander (Casa del Menandro), awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and then explore the world behind art at Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Naples driving holiday planning website .

London, UK to Naples is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Traveling from London to Naples, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, Naples is a bit warmer than London - with highs of 27°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Naples

Tours Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Positano, Pompeii, Wine Tours & Tastings
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

1
night
Ravello

Ravello ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, then examine the collection at Museo della Carta, and finally steep yourself in history at Villa Cimbrone Gardens.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ravello trip builder .

Drive from Naples to Ravello in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and taxi; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Ravello can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Amalfi
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Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

3
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: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, make a trip to Spanish Steps, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary builder website .

Do a combination of subway and train from Ravello to Rome in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ravello in October, expect little chillier with lows of 15°C in Rome. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Step out of Florence with an excursion to Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa--about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Florence travel route planning app .

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. October in Florence sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, then make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Venice sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Florence in November, plan for slightly colder days in Venice, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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