14 days in Italy Itinerary

14 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy vacation planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Milan
— 1 day
Drive
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Lazise
— 1 night
Drive
3
Venice
— 4 nights
Fly
4
Rome
— 4 nights
Train
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Florence
— 4 nights
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Milan

— 1 day

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Milan trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Milan is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Amsterdam in May, expect Milan to be somewhat warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lazise.

Things to do in Milan

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Lazise

— 1 night
Lazise is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Verona in the Italian region Veneto, located about 120km west of Venice and about 20km northwest of Verona. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): do a tasting at Citari, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Garda, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Al Corno Beach.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Lazise tour itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Milan to Lazise takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. May in Lazise sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Lazise

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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Venice

— 4 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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco. For shopping fun, head to Piazza delle Erbe or Via Mazzini. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Fondazione Bisazza (in Montecchio Maggiore) and Verona (Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, Casa di Giulietta, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the striking features of St Mark's Campanile, stop by Cannaregio, and explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Venice trip planning tool.

You can drive from Lazise to Venice in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Venice are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Rome

— 4 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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rome: Tivoli (Villa d'Este & Villa Adriana). And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, make a trip to Roman Forum, take a stroll through Trastevere, and delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Rome takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

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Florence

— 4 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazzale Michelangelo. Shop till you drop at M.G. Design and Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri. Step out of Florence to go to San Gimignano and see Guardastelle Vineyard, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, and snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip planner.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Rome in May since evenings lows in Florence dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Wineries

Side Trip

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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.