58 days in Italy & Alvaneu Bad Itinerary

58 days in Italy & Alvaneu Bad Itinerary

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Milan, Italy
— 4 nights
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Alvaneu Bad, Switzerland
— 1 day
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Turin, Italy
— 2 nights
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Genoa, Italy
— 2 nights
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Pisa, Italy
— 1 night
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Siena, Italy
— 2 nights
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Pienza, Italy
— 1 night
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Cerveteri, Italy
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Naples, Italy
— 3 nights
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Amalfi, Italy
— 3 nights
Taxi to Salerno, Train to Marina di Camerota
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Marina di Camerota, Italy
— 1 night
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Panarea, Italy
— 3 nights
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Syracuse, Italy
— 2 nights
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Agrigento, Italy
— 2 nights
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Palermo, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly to Cagliari Elmas Airport, Drive to Barumini
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Barumini, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive to Cagliari Elmas Airport, Fly to Bari
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Bari, Italy
— 5 nights
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Assisi, Italy
— 1 night
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Urbino, Italy
— 1 night
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Bologna, Italy
— 2 nights
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Modena, Italy
— 1 night
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Verona, Italy
— 2 nights
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Vicenza, Italy
— 1 night
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Padua, Italy
— 1 night
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Sappada, Italy
— 1 night
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Cividale del Friuli, Italy
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Venice, Italy
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Milan, Italy — 4 nights

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Sacro Monte Unesco di Varese, Sacro Monte di Orta, San Giulio Island, and other attractions. Take a break from Milan with a short trip to Villa del Balbianello in Tremezzina, about 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore, steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco, and see La Casa Maledetta.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan day trip planner.

Newark, USA to Milan is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in June, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Alvaneu Bad.
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Alvaneu Bad, Switzerland — 1 day

On the 7th (Wed), indulge in some personalized pampering at Bad Alvaneu, then steep yourself in history at Landwasser Viaduct, then play a few rounds at Golf Club Alvaneu Bad, and finally get interesting insight from Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Alvaneu Bad travel route builder website.

Getting from Milan to Alvaneu Bad by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Turin.
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Turin, Italy — 2 nights

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Langhe landscapes. Get out of town with these interesting Turin side-trips: Ivrea (Laboratorio-Museo Tecnologicamente & Castello di Ivrea). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Museo Egizio, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile del Duomo di Torino, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Turin online day trip planner.

You can drive from Alvaneu Bad to Turin in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Genoa.
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Genoa, Italy — 2 nights

Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
You've now added Musei di Strada Nuova - Palazzo Bianco to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Musei di Strada Nuova - Palazzo Bianco, examine the collection at Galata Museo del Mare, enjoy breathtaking views from Spianata Castelletto, don't miss a visit to Piazza De Ferrari, then admire the striking features of Palazzo Pastorino, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi. On the next day, take a stroll through Boccadasse, then take a leisurely stroll along Old Port, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium of Genoa, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Genoa trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Turin to Genoa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Turin in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Genoa, with lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Pisa.
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Pisa, Italy — 1 night

Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Parco delle Terme di Montecatini, Come & See Italy - Day Tours, Montecatini Alto, and other attractions you added. On the 13th (Tue), stroll around Parco delle Terme di Montecatini, wander the streets of Portovenere, get to know the fascinating history of Montecatini Alto, take a pleasant ride with Come & See Italy - Day Tours, then see majestic marine mammals with 5 Terre Pelagos Boat Tours, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Knights’ Square.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Pisa online travel planner.

You can drive from Genoa to Pisa in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Genoa in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 60°F in Pisa. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.
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Siena, Italy — 2 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico as well as Piazza della Cisterna. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): make a trip to Piazza della Cisterna, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, do a tasting at Tenuta Torciano, then make a trip to San Gimignano Bell Tower, then contemplate the long history of Torre Grossa, and finally don't miss a visit to Duomo di San Gimignano. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, then don't miss a visit to Centro Storico di Siena, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Mangia, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia di San Galgano.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Siena holiday maker.

Getting from Pisa to Siena by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Pienza.
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Pienza, Italy — 1 night

Pienza, a town and comune in the province of Siena, in the Val d'Orcia in Tuscany (central Italy), between the towns of Montepulciano and Montalcino, is the "touchstone of Renaissance urbanism."In 1996, UNESCO declared the town a World Heritage Site, and in 2004 the entire valley, the Val d'Orcia, was included on the list of UNESCO's World Cultural Landscapes.HistoryBefore the village was renamed to Pienza its name was Corsignano. Your day by day itinerary now includes Castello di Spedaletto as well as Val d'Orcia. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Castello di Spedaletto, appreciate the views at Val d'Orcia, test the waters at Piscine Termali Theia, make a trip to Terrazza Del Palazzo Comunale, then make a trip to Piazza Grande a Montepulciano, and finally contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of the City of Pienza.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Pienza online route planner.

Drive from Siena to Pienza in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Pienza can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Cerveteri.
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Cerveteri, Italy — 1 night

Cerveteri is a town and comune of northern Lazio in the region of the Metropolitan City of Rome. Your day by day itinerary now includes Necropoli dei Monterozzi, Castello Orsini-Odescalchi and Cascate del Mulino. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the natural beauty of Cascate del Mulino, explore the historical opulence of Castello Orsini-Odescalchi, delve into the distant past at Necropoli dei Monterozzi, then steep yourself in history at Chiesa di San Pancrazio, then explore the ancient world of Necropoli di Tarquinia, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museo Nazionale Tarquiniense.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Cerveteri route planner.

Traveling by car from Pienza to Cerveteri takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in June, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.
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Rome, Italy — 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Centro Storico di Castel Del Monte, Rocca Calascio, and other attractions. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rome tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Cerveteri to Rome in an hour. June in Rome sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can take a train to Naples.
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Naples, Italy — 3 nights

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Your list of things to see and do now includes Vesuvio National Park, Villa di Poppea, Palazzo Reale, and other attractions. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Naples: Food Tours (in Sorrento) and Lupanar (in Pompeii). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, appreciate the extensive heritage of Underground Naples, and take an in-depth tour of Galleria Borbonica.

To find reviews and more tourist information, read our Naples trip planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in June, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Amalfi.
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Amalfi, Italy — 3 nights

Painted Town

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.
Explore Amalfi's surroundings by going to Positano (Il Sentiero Degli Dei, Fornillo, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Villa Cimbrone Gardens, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of Smeraldo, and get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Amalfi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Naples to Amalfi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Naples in June, Amalfi is a bit warmer at night with lows of 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Marina di Camerota.
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Marina di Camerota, Italy — 1 night

Your day by day itinerary now includes Parco Archeologico di Elea - Velia as well as Certosa di Padula. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Certosa di Padula, explore the ancient world of Parco Archeologico di Elea - Velia, Head underground at Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro, tour the pleasant surroundings at Baia del Buon Dormire, then get a new perspective on nature at MUVIP Museo Virtuale del Paleolitico, and finally get a dose of the wild on Cooperativa Rosa dei Venti.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Marina di Camerota journey planner.

Getting from Amalfi to Marina di Camerota by combination of taxi and train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Panarea.
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Panarea, Italy — 3 nights

Change things up with these side-trips from Panarea: Stromboli (Chiesa di San Vincenzo, Stromboli Volcano, &more).

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Panarea attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Marina di Camerota to Panarea takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in June, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Syracuse.
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Syracuse, Italy — 2 nights

Pearl of the Mediterranean

Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Necropolis of Pantalica, Centro storico di Scicli - World Heritage Site, Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Necropolis of Pantalica, steep yourself in history at Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro storico di Scicli - World Heritage Site, then contemplate the geological forces at Mt Etna, then Head underground at Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio), and finally identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Orientata Oasi faunistica di Vendicari. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, steep yourself in history at Teatro Greco, then head off the coast to Ortigia, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siracusa, and finally admire the striking features of Palazzo Benevantano del Bosco.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Syracuse planning app.

You can travel from Panarea to Syracuse in 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Agrigento.
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Agrigento, Italy — 2 nights

Valley of the Temples

Historically one of ancient Greece's leading cities, Sicily's Agrigento is home to the seven monumental temples that make up the well-preserved Valley of the Temples.
Villa Romana del Casale has been added to your itinerary. On the 4th (Tue), explore the ancient world of Villa Romana del Casale, delve into the distant past at Valle dei Templi, admire the natural beauty at Il Giardino della Kolymbethra, then take in the dramatic natural features at Scala dei Turchi, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Chiaramonte. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario del Santissimo Crocifisso di Siculiana, identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Orientata Torre Salsa, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Siculiana Marina's Beach.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Agrigento online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Syracuse to Agrigento in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in July, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Palermo.
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Palermo, Italy — 2 nights

The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Chiesa del Purgatorio, Duomo di Cefalu and Benedictine Cloister. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Quattro Canti, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa del Purgatorio, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Benedictine Cloister, and finally steep yourself in history at Duomo di Cefalu. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cappella Di San Giuseppe Dei Falegnami, Facolta Di Giurisprudenza, Universita Di Palermo, don't miss a visit to Cattedrale di Palermo, then contemplate the long history of Catacombe dei Cappuccini, then steep yourself in history at Norman Palace, and finally indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Palermo holiday maker tool.

You can drive from Agrigento to Palermo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Barumini.
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Barumini, Italy — 2 nights

On the 8th (Sat), walk around Parco della Giara Tuili, see the interesting displays at Centre of Cultural Heritage Communication and Promotion of "Giovanni Lilliu", then steep yourself in history at Su Nuraxi, and finally get engrossed in the history at Casa Zapata Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Giara di Gesturi - Escursioni a Cavallo, examine the collection at Museo Parc - Museo Paleontologico, Archeologico e Laboratorio didattico, then walk around Parco Aymerich, and finally make a trip to Chiesa Di Sant Ambrogio E Sant Ignazio.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Barumini online tour planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Palermo to Barumini. In July, daytime highs in Barumini are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bari.
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Bari, Italy — 5 nights

Gateway to Apulia

Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Santuario di San Michele Arcangelo, Castel del Monte, Parco delle Chiese Rupestri di Matera, and other attractions you added. Explore Bari's surroundings by going to Grotte di Castellana (in Castellana Grotte), Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare (in Polignano a Mare) and Zoosafari (in Fasano). There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at L'Acropoli di Puglia, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, steep yourself in history at Muraglia di Bari Vecchia, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica San Nicola.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Bari trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Barumini to Bari. In July, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Assisi.
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Assisi, Italy — 1 night

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mount Subasio. On the 15th (Sat), walk around Mount Subasio, do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, and finally step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Assisi journey maker app.

You can fly from Bari to Assisi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Bari in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Assisi, with lows of 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Urbino.
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Urbino, Italy — 1 night

Urbino is a walled city in the Marche region of Italy, south-west of Pesaro, a World Heritage Site notable for a remarkable historical legacy of independent Renaissance culture, especially under the patronage of Federico da Montefeltro, duke of Urbino from 1444 to 1482. Your day by day itinerary now includes Forte di San Leo as well as Porto Turistico Cesenatico. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): make a trip to Porto Turistico Cesenatico, step into the grandiose world of Forte di San Leo, admire the striking features of Palazzo Ducale di Urbino, explore the galleries of Galleria Nazionale delle Marche, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico di Urbino.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Urbino trip tool.

Getting from Assisi to Urbino by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. July in Urbino sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Florence.
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Florence, Italy — 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Parco Nazionale delle Foreste Casentinesi, Monte Falterona e Campigna, La Pieve di San Leonardo, Bottega di Mosaico - Art Lab, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Museo di San Marco, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at La Pieve di San Leonardo, explore the galleries of Basilica di San Lorenzo, then see the interesting displays at Museo di Palazzo Pretorio, and finally examine the collection at Museo Del Tessuto. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Florence road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Urbino to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In July, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Bologna.
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Bologna, Italy — 2 nights

Heart of Italian Cuisine

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
You've added Teodorico Mausoleum, Palazzo Schifanoia (Palazzo della Gioia) - World Heritage Site, Battistero degli Ariani, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Di Sant'Apollinare In Classe, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Vitale, don't miss a visit to Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, steep yourself in history at Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, and finally examine the collection at Archiepiscopal Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Ferrara Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Comunale, don't miss a visit to Piazza Maggiore, enjoy breathtaking views from Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, then take an in-depth tour of La Macchina del Tempo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bologna online trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Bologna in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Bologna sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 67°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Modena.
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Modena, Italy — 1 night

Capital of Engines

Deemed the Capital of Engines, Modena is the birthplace of Enzo Ferrari and the headquarters of Italian sports cars.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Piazza Grande - World Heritage Site as well as Duomo di Modena. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Modena, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Grande - World Heritage Site, see the interesting displays at Acetaia Giuseppe Giusti, see the interesting displays at Museo Ferrari, then push the limits with an extreme tour, and finally sample the fine beverages at Acetaia Villa San Donnino.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Modena trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Bologna to Modena in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. July in Modena sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 67°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Verona.
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Verona, Italy — 2 nights

City of Romeo and Juliet

The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
You've added Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova, Palazzo Te, Lago della Vacca, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova, explore the historical opulence of Castello Scaligero, explore the world behind art at Palazzo Te, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago della Vacca, then explore the striking landscape of National Park of Rock Engravings Naquane, and finally explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio.

To see more things to do and tourist information, refer to the Verona tour planner.

Traveling by car from Modena to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in July, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Vicenza.
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Vicenza, Italy — 1 night

City of Palladio

Famous for its abundance of 16th-century architecture designed by Andrea Palladio, Vicenza was coined the City of Palladio.
On the 23rd (Sun), do a tasting at Cantina San Gregorio, do a tasting at PDC Cartizze, and then steep yourself in history at Basilica Palladiana.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Vicenza itinerary planner.

Drive from Verona to Vicenza in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. When traveling from Verona in July, plan for slightly colder days in Vicenza, with highs around 83°F, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Padua.
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Padua, Italy — 1 night

Holy City

Padua is a picturesque city with a dense network of arcaded streets opening into large communal piazze (squares).
Your day by day itinerary now includes Padua Botanical Garden - World Heritage Site as well as Grotte del Caglieron. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): join in the after-dark buzz at Ostaria al Contadino, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Rocco, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte del Caglieron, then take in nature's colorful creations at Padua Botanical Garden - World Heritage Site, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa degli Eremitani - World Heritage Site, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Scrovegni Chapel.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Padua day trip planning tool.

Drive from Vicenza to Padua in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Padua are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive to Sappada.
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Sappada, Italy — 1 night

Apart from the beauty of its mountain landscapes, Sappada also boasts a particular rural architecture of wooden houses built using an ancient technique called "blockbau." Thanks to its location in the imposing Dolomites, the village serves as a popular tourist destination in both winter and summer months.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Faloria cable car, Lago di Sorapiss and Dolomite Treks - Day Excursions. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): explore the activities along Lago di Sorapiss, don't miss a visit to Faloria cable car, get in touch with nature with Dolomite Treks - Day Excursions, take in the dramatic scenery at Sappada Waterfalls, then get to know the fascinating history of Old Sappada, and finally hike along Sentiero Naturalistico Piave.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Sappada day trip site.

Traveling by car from Padua to Sappada takes 3 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Sappada when traveling from Padua in July, with lows around 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cividale del Friuli.
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Cividale del Friuli, Italy — 1 night

Founded by Julius Caesar, Cividale del Friuli occupies a site probably inhabited since Paleolithic times.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Port on the Natissa - World Heritage Site, Archaeological Area of Aquileia - Roman Forum, Bell Tower of Aquileia, and other attractions. On the 26th (Wed), take in panoramic vistas at Bell Tower of Aquileia, contemplate the long history of Archaeological Area of Aquileia - Roman Forum, steep yourself in history at The Port on the Natissa - World Heritage Site, get engrossed in the history at Military History Museum, then steep yourself in history at Doge Cathedral of the Holy Redeemer, and finally take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum of Aquileia. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Porta Cividale - World Heritage Site, make a trip to Palmanova City Fortress - World Heritage Site, admire the landmark architecture of The Longobard Temple - World Heritage Site, then make a trip to San Giacomo Square, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giacomo.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cividale del Friuli trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Sappada to Cividale del Friuli in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.
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Venice, Italy — 3 nights

City of Romance

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 museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and make a trip to Piazza San Marco.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Venice online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Cividale del Friuli to Venice in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can fly back home.
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Italy travel guide

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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.
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Aeolian Islands travel guide

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Named for the Greek god of wind by early settlers, the Aeolian Islands are a volcanic archipelago of unspoiled natural wonders and historical charm. Stromboli, made famous by the Ingrid Bergman film of the same name, is a popular among nature enthusiasts who come to hike the island's volcano. The twin-peaked island of Salina offers a busy port full of trendy boutiques and small eateries. Explore the popular vacation locale of Panarea, with its alluring beaches and high-end shopping and fine dining. You can escape to the less-populated Alicudi, where donkeys are the only mode of transportation, to enjoy a tranquil island atmosphere.
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