31 days in Italy & City of San Marino Itinerary

31 days in Italy & City of San Marino Itinerary

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31 days in Italy & City of San Marino Itinerary

Start: Brisbane, Australia
Fly:  26 h
1
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Spoleto, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
Orvieto, Italy
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h
4
Arezzo, Italy
— 2 nights
Train + Bus:  4 h 45 min
5
City of San Marino, San Marino
— 3 nights
Bus + Train:  2 h 15 min
6
Bologna, Italy
— 4 nights
Train:  45 min
7
Florence, Italy
— 6 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
8
Perugia, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 30 min
9
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  26 h
End: Brisbane, Australia

1
night
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take a stroll through Trastevere, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and then make a trip to Spanish Steps.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Rome is an approximately 26- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to Rome is minus 9 hours. In March, Rome is much colder than Brisbane - with highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sun) before leaving for Spoleto.

Things to do in Rome

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 28 — 29:
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Trastevere ©
Trastevere
Spanish Steps ©
Spanish Steps
Santa Maria in Trastevere ©
Santa Maria in Trastevere

2
nights
Spoleto, Italy

Spoleto ©
Spoleto is an ancient city in the Italian province of Perugia in east central Umbria on a foothill of the Apennines. On the 29th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Museo Nazionale del Ducato di Spoleto, snap pictures at Ponte delle Torri, then get engrossed in the history at La Rocca, and finally admire the local landmark of Fontana del Mascherone. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Casa Romana di Vespaia Polla, don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, then make a trip to Casa Menotti, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto, and finally contemplate the long history of Chiesa di San Ponziano.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Spoleto trip planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Spoleto in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Spoleto can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Orvieto.

Things to do in Spoleto

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Mar 29 — 31:
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Ponte delle Torri ©
Ponte delle Torri
Chiesa di San Ponziano ©
Chiesa di San Ponziano

5
nights
Orvieto, Italy

Orvieto ©
The striking town of Orvieto, perched on a volcanic cliff overlooking the Umbrian countryside, is known as the Green Heart of Italy.
Explore Orvieto's surroundings by going to Civita di Bagnoregio (in Civita di Bagnoregio), Rocca dei Papi (in Montefiascone) and Castello e Torre Monaldeschi (in Civitella d'Agliano). There's much more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Val d'Orcia, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Orvieto, take in nature's colorful creations at Giardino dei Tarocchi, and Head underground at Orvieto Underground.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Orvieto travel planner.

You can drive from Spoleto to Orvieto in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In March in Orvieto, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can take a train to Arezzo.

Things to do in Orvieto

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Viterbo, Chiesa di San Pietro, Rocca dei Papi, Spas, Civita di Bagnoregio
Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 5:
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Val d'Orcia ©
Val d'Orcia
Decugnano dei Barbi ©
Decugnano dei Barbi
Chiesa di San Pietro ©
Chiesa di San Pietro

2
nights
Arezzo, Italy

Arezzo ©
Arezzo is a city of art with colorful frescoes and abundance of goldsmiths and antique jewelers.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Museo Casa di Giorgio Vasari, do a tasting at Villa La Ripa, pause for some serene contemplation at Arezzo Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Francesco, Arezzo, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Grande, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria della Pieve. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Silvia Taccola Vanni - Laboratorio Stilistico, get engrossed in the history at MAEC - Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo Le Celle, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Grande a Montepulciano.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Arezzo online trip builder.

You can take a train from Orvieto to Arezzo in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to City of San Marino.

Things to do in Arezzo

Historic Sites Wineries Spas

Side Trips

Cortona, Spas, Piazza Grande a Montepulciano
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Villa La Ripa ©
Villa La Ripa
Eremo Le Celle ©
Eremo Le Celle
Santa Maria della Pieve ©
Santa Maria della Pieve

3
nights
City of San Marino, San Marino

City of San Marino ©
The capital of one of the world's smallest and oldest republics, the hillside city of San Marino boasts a World Heritage-listed old town that's known for its winding cobblestone streets and sweeping views of the surrounding countryside.
City of San Marino is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Titan, pause for some photo ops at Girolamo Gozi Monument, make a trip to Cava dei Balestrieri, and stop by San Marino Duck Store.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our City of San Marino travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Arezzo to City of San Marino takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In April in City of San Marino, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bologna.

Things to do in City of San Marino

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Guaita ©
Guaita
Mount Titan ©
Mount Titan
Palazzo Pubblico ©
Palazzo Pubblico

4
nights
Bologna, Italy

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bologna: Ravenna (Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, Basilica San Vitale, &more), Castello Estense (in Ferrara) and Padua (Sala Carmeli, Museo Antoniano, &more). The adventure continues: take in panoramic vistas at Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, partake in some friendly competition at Secret Zone, contemplate the long history of Basilica di San Petronio, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bologna driving holiday planner.

Getting from City of San Marino to Bologna by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Padua, Ravenna, Castello Estense, Quota 101, Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica San Vitale ©
Basilica San Vitale
Basilica of St. Anthony ©
Basilica of St. Anthony
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell ©
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell

6
nights
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Take a break from Florence with a short trip to Duomo di Siena in Siena, about 1h 05 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Florence travel planner.

You can take a train from Bologna to Florence in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Florence are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Perugia.

Things to do in Florence

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Duomo di Siena
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 20:
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Food Tours
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

1
night
Perugia, Italy

Perugia ©
Though it features Etruscan defensive walls and a medieval town center, Perugia is perhaps best known for its fine chocolate and annual chocolate festival.
On the 20th (Mon), examine the collection at Museo-Laboratorio di Tessitura a Mano Giuditta Brozzetti, admire the masterpieces at Museo-Laboratorio di Vetrate Artistiche Moretti Caselli, explore the historical opulence of Rocca Paolina, then don't miss a visit to Piazza IV Novembre, then admire the striking features of Palazzo dei Priori, and finally explore the world behind art at Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): don't miss a visit to Corso Vannucci, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Chiara, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Perugia trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Florence to Perugia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Florence in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 8°C in Perugia. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Rome.

Things to do in Perugia

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Assisi
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
See even more of Rome: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and enjoy breathtaking views from Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Rome vacation maker tool.

Traveling by bus from Perugia to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 24:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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