16 days in Milan, Italian Alps & Venice Itinerary

16 days in Milan, Italian Alps & Venice Itinerary

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16 days in Milan, Italian Alps & Venice Itinerary

Start: Porto Alegre
Fly:  19​h 30​min
1
Milan
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Val Masino
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Aprica
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Tiers
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
5
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Porto Alegre

4
nights
Milan

Milan ©
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.
Get in touch with nature at Anything But Work and Langhe landscapes UNESCO. Duomo di Milano and Sacro Monte di Ossuccio will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Milan: Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara (in Borgomanero) and Chiosco Villa Carlotta (in Tremezzina). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate the long history of Il Cenacolo, and explore the galleries of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Milan trip planning app .

Porto Alegre, Brazil to Milan is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time to Central European Time is 4 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Porto Alegre in October: high temperatures in Milan hover around 21°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Val Masino.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sacro Monte di Ossuccio, Anything But Work, Chiosco Villa Carlotta, Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara, Langhe landscapes UNESCO
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco
Sacro Monte di Ossuccio ©
Sacro Monte di Ossuccio

3
nights
Val Masino

Val Masino ©
Get outdoors at Spiaggia Tranquilla and Cascate dell'Acqua Fraggia. Visit Abbazia Cluniacense di Santa Maria di Piona and Chiesa Sant’Andrea di Bonzeno for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Val Masino: Castello Di Rezzonico (in Santa Maria di San Siro), Bellano (Orrido di Bellano & La Ca Di Radio Vecc) and Enoteca Bianchi Bazzi (in Colico).

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Val Masino journey builder app .

You can drive from Milan to Val Masino in 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Aprica.

Things to do in Val Masino

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bellano, Piuro, Colico, Spiaggia Tranquilla, Castello Di Rezzonico
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Orrido di Bellano ©
Orrido di Bellano
Castello Di Rezzonico ©
Castello Di Rezzonico
Palazzo Vertemate Franchi ©
Palazzo Vertemate Franchi

2
nights
Aprica

Aprica ©
Aprica is a town and comune in the province of Sondrio, Lombardy, northern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia SS. Pietro e Paolo, and then identify plant and animal life at Alpine Eco - Faunistic Observatory. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Salis e Museo Senza Frontiere, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario della Beata Vergine di Tirano, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale di Pian di Gembro.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Aprica vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Val Masino to Aprica in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Tiers.

Things to do in Aprica

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tirano, Spas
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Riserva Naturale di Pian di Gembro ©
Santuario della Beata Vergine di Tirano ©
Palazzo Salis e Museo Senza Frontiere ©

1
night
Tiers

Tiers
Tiers is a comune (municipality) in the province of South Tyrol in northern Italy, located in the Tierser Tal about 15km east of the city of Bolzano.GeographyAs of November 30, 2010, it had a population of 979 and an area of 42.1km2.Tiers borders the following municipalities: Kastelruth, Karneid, Völs am Schlern, Welschnofen, Campitello di Fassa, Mazzin, and Pozza di Fassa.HistoryCoat-of-armsThe emblem is formed by a bend, helmet shaped, of argent and azure on gules background. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Carezza, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Pietro sul Colle, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Altopiano del Renon.

Plan trip to Tiers with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Aprica to Tiers in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in October, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Tiers

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Chiesa San Pietro sul Colle, Lago di Carezza, Altopiano del Renon
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3
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza San Marco and Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Popular historic sites such as Doge's Palace and Scrovegni Chapel are in your itinerary. When in Venice, make a side trip to see Arena di Verona in Verona, approximately 1h 15 min away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, explore the activities along Canal Grande, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, and take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice road trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Tiers to Venice takes 3 hours. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Tiers in October: highs in Venice hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Arena di Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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