15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Canberra
Fly:  28 h
1
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Assisi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Venice
— 4 nights
Fly:  30 h
End: Canberra

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Appreciate the collections at Vatican Museums and Soqquadro APS. Explore hidden gems such as Duomo di Orvieto and Civita di Bagnoregio. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Piazza Navona, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary planner.

Canberra, Australia to Rome is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Canberra in April since evenings lows in Rome dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife

Side Trips

Vatican City, Civita di Bagnoregio, Duomo di Orvieto
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

2
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 15th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, learn about winemaking at BIBENDA ASSISI WINE BAR-WINE VINO, CHOCOLATE, OLIVE OIL,TRUFFLE TASTING, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, and finally do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto, step into the grandiose world of Rocca Paolina, thencontemplate the long history of San Damiano, thensee the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Assisi route builder site.

You can drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto, Rocca Paolina
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Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara
Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola
San Damiano ©
San Damiano

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Basilica of Santa Croce are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Pitti Palace. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: San Gimignano (Historic Centre of San Gimignano & Torre Grossa) and Abbazia di San Galgano (in Chiusdino). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Florence trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

San Gimignano, Abbazia di San Galgano
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Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

4
nights
Venice

Venice ©
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace. Basilica di San Marco and Basilica of St. Anthony will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Castello Estense (in Ferrara) and Padua (Parrocchia San Nicolo & Scrovegni Chapel). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, wander the streets of Cannaregio, and contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. April in Venice sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Padua, Castello Estense
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©

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