16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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Rome
— 3 nights
Drive
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Naples
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Anacapri, Island of Capri
— 1 night
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Ferry to Municipio, Train to Rome, Fly to Pisa
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Pisa
— 1 night
Drive
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Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
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Milan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Venice
— 2 nights
Train
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Rome
— 1 night
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Rome

— 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 day by day itinerary now includes Sistine Chapel, Vatican Museums and Trevi Fountain. You'll explore and learn at Museo Nazionale Romano - Palazzo Massimo alle Terme and Palazzo Doria Pamphilj. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Colosseum and Pantheon. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Santa Maria Sopra Minerva, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take an unorthodox tour of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary builder site.

Idaho Falls, USA to Rome is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Idaho Falls to Rome is 8 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Idaho Falls in October: highs in Rome hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 55°F. On the 3rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

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Naples

— 2 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli and then delve into the distant past at Teatro Grande.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Naples trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Rome to Naples by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Anacapri.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 3 — 5:

Anacapri, Island of Capri

— 1 night
Anacapri is a comune on the island of Capri, in the Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Villa Jovis, kick back and relax at Marina Piccola, and then examine the collection at La Bottega dell'Arte di Sergio Rubino. On your second day here, hike along Fortini Coastal Walk, steep yourself in history at Villa San Michele, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Scala Fenicia (Phoenician Steps).

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Anacapri trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Naples to Anacapri in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Naples in November since evenings lows in Anacapri dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Pisa.

Things to do in Anacapri

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 5 — 6:

Pisa

— 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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): see the interesting displays at National Museum of Saint Mathew and then get outside with Il Pineto Parco Avventura.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Pisa trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry, train, and flight from Anacapri to Pisa in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Anacapri in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Pisa, with lows of 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

Museums · Outdoors
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Florence

— 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 day by day itinerary now includes Piazzale Michelangelo, Ponte Vecchio and Mercato Centrale. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, get a sense of history and politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, learn about all things military at Stibbert Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and finally take an in-depth tour of Corridoio Vasariano. Keep things going the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Mercato Centrale, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Florence vacation maker site.

Drive from Pisa to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Florence are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 9:

Milan

— 2 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.
On the 10th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbazia di Chiaravalle, get curious at Museo Della Scienza E Della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa, examine the collection at Museo del Novecento, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore, and finally examine the collection at Gallerie d’Italia.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Milan trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Milan by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in November, expect nights in Milan to be about the same, around 42°F, while days are slightly colder, around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 11:

Venice

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico di Venezia, admire the landmark architecture of Scuola Grande di San Rocco, then admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, wander the streets of Cannaregio, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Venice itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 13:

Rome

— 1 night

Eternal City

Your day by day itinerary now includes Trevi Fountain. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

Plan trip to Rome with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Venice to Rome in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Venice in November, you will find days in Rome are somewhat warmer (63°F), and nights are about the same (47°F). You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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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.