18 days in Province of Arezzo Itinerary

18 days in Province of Arezzo Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Province of Arezzo travel route planner

©
This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Charlotte
Fly + Drive:  15 h 45 min
1
Poppi
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Sansepolcro
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Cortona
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Montevarchi
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h
End: Charlotte

4
nights
Poppi

Poppi ©
Poppi is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Arezzo in the Italian region Tuscany, located about 40km east of Florence and about 30km northwest of Arezzo.Poppi borders the following municipalities: Bibbiena, Castel Focognano, Castel San Niccolò, Chiusi della Verna, Ortignano Raggiolo, Pratovecchio.Main sightsPoppi Castle, or the Castello dei Conti Guidi, the main building in the Casentino, known from 1191, was owned by the Counts Guidi. Explore Poppi's surroundings by going to Autodromo del Mugello (in Scarperia e San Piero), Chiusi della Verna (La Verna - Franciscan Sanctuary & Cappella delle Stimmate) and Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Castello dei Conti Guidi di Poppi, look for gifts at Il Vinaio, make a trip to Chiesa della Madonna del Morbo, and admire the striking features of Antica Farmacia di Camaldoli.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Poppi trip planning app.

Charlotte, USA to Poppi is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Charlotte to Poppi is 6 hours. In August, daytime highs in Poppi are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Sansepolcro.

Things to do in Poppi

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Camaldoli, Pratovecchio, Chiusi della Verna, Santuario di Santa Maria delle Grazie, Autodromo del Mugello
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Castello del Trebbio ©
Castello del Trebbio
La Verna - Franciscan Sanctuary ©
La Verna - Franciscan Sanctuary

3
nights
Sansepolcro

Sansepolcro ©
Sansepolcro, formerly Borgo Santo Sepolcro, is a town and comune founded in the 11th century, located in the Italian Province of Arezzo in the eastern part of the region of Tuscany.Situated on the upper reaches of the Tiber river, the town is the birthplace of the painters Piero della Francesca, Raffaellino del Colle (a pupil of Raphael), Santi di Tito and Angiolo Tricca. Venture out of the city with trips to Castello di Caprese (in Caprese Michelangelo), Sasso Simone (in Sestino) and Piccolo museo del diario (in Pieve Santo Stefano). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Museo Civico di Sansepolcro, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di san Giovanni Evangelista, admire the masterpieces at Museo Madonna del Parto, and get engrossed in the history at Museo della Battaglia e di Anghiari.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Sansepolcro travel app.

Traveling by car from Poppi to Sansepolcro takes 1.5 hours. In August in Sansepolcro, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Cortona.

Things to do in Sansepolcro

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Anghiari, Castello di Caprese, Museo Madonna del Parto, Sasso Simone, Piccolo museo del diario
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Anghiari ©
Anghiari
Museo Civico di Sansepolcro ©
Museo Civico di Sansepolcro
Aboca Museum ©
Aboca Museum

6
nights
Cortona

Cortona ©
The hilltop town of Cortona gained international attention as the subject of the 2003 film "Under the Tuscan Sun." With the Chiana Valley and Lake Trasimeno as its backdrop, Cortona is one of Tuscany's hotspots for art and culture.
Change things up with a short trip to Fattoria Santa Vittoria in Foiano Della Chiana (about 38 minutes away). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Eremo Le Celle, do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Leuta, visit Cortona on the Move, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Margherita, Cortona.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Cortona day trip planner.

Drive from Sansepolcro to Cortona in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Montevarchi.

Things to do in Cortona

Wineries Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Castiglion Fiorentino, Foiano Della Chiana
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Azienda Agricola Leuta ©
Azienda Agricola Leuta
Eremo Le Celle ©
Eremo Le Celle
Museo Diocesano ©
Museo Diocesano

3
nights
Montevarchi

Montevarchi ©
Montevarchi is a town and comune in the province of Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy.HistoryThe town of Montevarchi sprang up around 1100, near to a fortified Benedictine monastery, founded by bishop Elempert (986–1010) of Arezzo. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Il Cassero per la Scultura Italiana dell'Ottocento e del Novecento, stop by Prada Outlet (Space), then admire the striking features of Villa Masini, then do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Semboloni Fabio, and finally browse the collection at Ginestra Fabbrica della Conoscenza. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Museo Venturino Venturi, visit Mulino ad Acqua, then don't miss a visit to Croce del Pratomagno, then make a trip to Pieve di Gropina, and finally explore the striking landscape at Le Balze.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Montevarchi sightseeing tool.

Traveling by car from Cortona to Montevarchi takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Montevarchi

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Loro Ciuffenna, Chiesa di San Filippo Neri, Azienda Agricola Semboloni Fabio, Le Balze, Palazzo d'Arnolfo
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Le Balze ©
Le Balze
Villa Masini ©
Villa Masini
Prada Outlet (Space) ©
Prada Outlet (Space)