12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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1
Rome
— 1 night
2
Pompeii
— 1 night
3
Capri
— 2 nights
4
Turin
— 2 nights
5
Milan
— 2 nights
6
Florence
— 2 nights

1
night
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Villa Farnesina, explore the engaging exhibits at Welcome to Rome, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baldacchino di San Pietro, di Bernini, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Vatican Necropolis. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Campidoglio, don't miss a visit to Forum of Augustus, contemplate the long history of Domus Aurea, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Prassede, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Rome sightseeing planning website.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Rome. October in Rome sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can catch the train to Pompeii.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Vatican Necropolis ©
Vatican Necropolis
Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli ©
Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli
Piazza del Campidoglio ©
Piazza del Campidoglio

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Pompeii

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): steep yourself in history at House of Menander (Casa del Menandro), explore the ancient world of Tempio d'Iside, explore the ancient world of Casa del Poeta Tragico, thenexplore the ancient world of Temple of Jupiter, and finally explore the ancient world of Villa Imperiale.

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You can take a train from Rome to Pompeii in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Pompeii, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Capri.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites
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House of Menander (Casa del Menandro) ©
House of Menander (Casa del Menandro)
Casa del Poeta Tragico ©
Casa del Poeta Tragico
Temple of Jupiter
Temple of Jupiter

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Capri

Capri ©
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
On the 2nd (Mon), examine the collection at Casa Rossa, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Sofia, explore the ancient world of Villa del Damecuta, thenlook for gifts at Carthusia, and finally don't miss a visit to Belvedere di Tragara. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take some stellar pictures from Belvedere Cannone, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria a Cetrella, thenenjoy the sea views from Punta Carena Lighthouse, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Scala Fenicia (Phoenician Steps).

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Capri trip app.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Pompeii to Capri takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Pompeii in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Capri. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Turin.

Things to do in Capri

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Anacapri
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Santa Maria a Cetrella ©
Santa Maria a Cetrella
Scala Fenicia (Phoenician Steps) ©
Scala Fenicia (Phoenician Steps)
Punta Carena Lighthouse ©
Punta Carena Lighthouse

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Turin

Turin ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Museo Lavazza, thenget engrossed in the history at Museo di Antichita, and then examine the collection at Linea 7 Storica. On your second day here, make a trip to Galleria San Federico, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Filippo Neri, thenget to know the fascinating history of Torino Centro Storico, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cappella dei Banchieri e dei Mercanti.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Turin trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Capri to Turin in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Capri in November, things will get a bit cooler in Turin: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Turin

Museums Historic Sites
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Museo Lavazza ©
Museo Lavazza
Cappella dei Banchieri e dei Mercanti ©
Cappella dei Banchieri e dei Mercanti
Museo di Antichita ©
Museo di Antichita

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Sant'Eustorgio, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museo Pieta Rondanini, thenexplore the world behind art at Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museo Teatrale alla Scala. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Alessandro in Zebedia, and then examine the collection at Casa Museo Boschi Di Stefano.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Milan itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Turin to Milan in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Milan can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo
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Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo ©
Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo
Chiesa di Sant'Alessandro in Zebedia ©
Chiesa di Sant'Alessandro in Zebedia
Basilica di Sant'Eustorgio ©
Basilica di Sant'Eustorgio

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some cultural insight at Duomo di San Gimignano and Corridoio Vasariano. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Palazzo Strozzi and Torre e Casa Campatelli. Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: San Gimignano (Galleria Gagliardi & Piazza del Duomo) and Duomo (in Prato). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, appreciate the extensive heritage of Via Roma, see the interesting displays at Museo di Palazzo Davanzati, and stroll through Giardino Bardini.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Florence online holiday planner.

Take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Milan in November: highs in Florence hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for the train ride back home.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

San Gimignano, Duomo
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Torre e Casa Campatelli ©
Torre e Casa Campatelli
Duomo di San Gimignano ©
Duomo di San Gimignano
Palazzo Strozzi ©
Palazzo Strozzi

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