16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy sightseeing planner
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Fly
1
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly
2
Amalfi
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Naples
— 2 nights
Train
4
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive
6
Florence
— 3 nights
Train
7
Milan
— 1 night
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Venice — 2 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.
Venice is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Venice sightseeing planner.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Vilnius to Venice. Traveling from Vilnius in May, things will get a bit warmer in Venice: highs are around 26°C and lows about 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Amalfi.
Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks
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Amalfi — 3 nights

Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Get out of town with these interesting Amalfi side-trips: Positano (Church of Santa Maria Assunta, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, awaken your taste buds at Amalfi Coast Drive, examine the collection at Museo della Carta, and contemplate the long history of Villa Rufolo.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Amalfi day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Amalfi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Venice in May, Amalfi is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Naples.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Side Trips
Find places to stay May 18 — 21:

Naples — 2 nights

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe di San Gennaro, then explore the ancient world of Odeon - Teatro Piccolo, then admire the landmark architecture of Villa dei Misteri, and finally delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, take an in-depth tour of Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Naples road trip tool.

Drive from Amalfi to Naples in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Amalfi in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Naples, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to take a train to Rome.
Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip
Find places to stay May 21 — 23:

Rome — 3 nights

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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rome travel route planner.

You can take a train from Naples to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Assisi.
Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Side Trip
Find places to stay May 23 — 26:

Assisi — 1 night

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, then explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Assisi trip maker.

Traveling by car from Rome to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Rome in May since evenings lows in Assisi dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Florence.
Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums
Find places to stay May 26 — 27:

Florence — 3 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for sightseeing, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and admire the striking features of The Baptistery of St. John.

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Getting from Assisi to Florence by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Milan.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay May 27 — 30:

Milan — 1 night

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.
On the 31st (Tue), get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Milan online day trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to fly back home.
Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.