15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Milan
Drive:  1 h 30 min
1
Stresa
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Menaggio
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Verona
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Cortina d'Ampezzo
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Sirmione
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Bergamo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
7
Milan
— Few hours
End: Milan

2
nights
Stresa

Stresa ©
Stresa is a town and comune of about 5,000 residents on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Piedmont region of northern Italy, about 90km northwest of Milan. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): take in the exciting artwork at Palazzo Borromeo, step off the mainland to explore Isola Bella, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Vittore, and finally step off the mainland to explore Island of the Fishermen (Isola dei Pescatori).

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Stresa route maker.

Milan to Stresa is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. Traveling from Milan in May, Stresa is little chillier at night with lows of 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Thu) before leaving for Menaggio.

Things to do in Stresa

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Lake Maggiore
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Palazzo Borromeo ©
Palazzo Borromeo
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella
Chiesa di San Vittore ©
Chiesa di San Vittore

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Menaggio

Menaggio ©
Menaggio is a town and comune in the province of Como, Lombardy, northern Italy, located on the western shore of Lake Como at the mouth of the river Senagra.Menaggio has three frazioni (parishes): Croce, Loveno and Nobiallo.HistoryThe area of current Menaggio was conquered by the Romans in 196 BC. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Menaggio and Villa Carlotta. Step out of the city life by going to Valchiavenna and Il Sentiero delle Espressioni. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Villa del Balbianello, tee off at Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf Club, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di S. Marta, and enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Menaggio.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Menaggio tour planning website.

Traveling by car from Stresa to Menaggio takes 2 hours. In May in Menaggio, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Verona.

Things to do in Menaggio

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tremezzina, Lake Como, Il Sentiero delle Espressioni
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Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello
Menaggio ©
Menaggio

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Verona

Verona ©
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Piazza San Marco and Piazza delle Erbe. Explore Verona's surroundings by going to Venice (Santa Maria dei Miracoli, Ponte di Rialto, &more). And it doesn't end there: see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, take in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti, and stop by Quinzano.

For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Verona online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Menaggio to Verona by car takes about 3 hours. May in Verona sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Cortina d'Ampezzo.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Venice
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Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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nights
Cortina d'Ampezzo

Cortina d'Ampezzo ©
Cortina d'Ampezzo, commonly referred to as Cortina, is a town and comune in the heart of the southern (Dolomitic) Alps in the Veneto region of Northern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Rifugio Lagazuoi, learn about all things military at Museo Della Grande Guerra 1914-1918, thenexplore the ancient world of Museo all'Aperto delle 5 Torri, and finally explore the activities along Lago di Sorapiss. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): make a trip to Centro Storico, take in the awesome beauty at Tre Cime di Lavaredo, and then stroll through Drau Cycle Route.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Cortina d'Ampezzo day trip planner.

Getting from Verona to Cortina d'Ampezzo by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June in Cortina d'Ampezzo, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sirmione.

Things to do in Cortina d'Ampezzo

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Drau Cycle Route
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Lago di Sorapiss ©
Lago di Sorapiss
Tre Cime di Lavaredo ©
Tre Cime di Lavaredo
Rifugio Lagazuoi ©
Rifugio Lagazuoi

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Sirmione

Sirmione ©
Sirmione is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy (northern Italy). Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Villa Calicantus and then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Sirmione. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Jamaica Beach, thendelve into the distant past at Grotte di Catullo, and then step into the grandiose world of Castello Scaligero.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Sirmione trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Cortina d'Ampezzo to Sirmione takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Bergamo.

Things to do in Sirmione

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Villa Calicantus
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Grotte di Catullo ©
Grotte di Catullo
Villa Calicantus ©
Villa Calicantus
Castello Scaligero ©
Castello Scaligero

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Bergamo

Bergamo ©
In the foothills of the Alps, Bergamo is features a wealth of artistic treasures and a charming medieval atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore and then contemplate the long history of La Citta Alta. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale (Duomo) di Bergamo e Battistero, thenlearn about winemaking at Ferghettina, and then do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Il Dosso.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bergamo trip maker tool.

Getting from Sirmione to Bergamo 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 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. On the 9th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Milan.

Things to do in Bergamo

Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Ferghettina, Azienda Agricola Il Dosso
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Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
La Citta Alta ©
La Citta Alta
Ferghettina ©
Ferghettina

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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.
On the 9th (Tue), wander the streets of Via Lincoln and then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Bergamo to Milan by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Milan are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano

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