16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Chamarel, Mauritius
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Venice
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Milan
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
4
Salerno
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Positano
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Rome
— 5 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Chamarel, Mauritius

2
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.
On the 7th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and then admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Keep things going the next day: browse for treasures at Gioielleria Eredi Jovon, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Chamarel, Mauritius to Venice is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Chamarel to Venice due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Chamarel in November, with highs in Venice at 15°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

1
night
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 9th (Mon): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Milan trip maker.

Traveling by car from Venice to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in November, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, appreciate the history behind Campanile di Giotto, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally make a trip to Palazzo Vecchio. On the next day, steep yourself in history at The Baptistery of St. John, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thensee the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and finally contemplate the long history of Loggia dei Lanzi.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Florence online road trip planner.

Take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Milan in November, expect nights in Florence to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Salerno.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto

3
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
Kids will enjoy Pompeii Archaeological Park and Chiesa di San Francesco. Change things up with these side-trips from Salerno: Minori (Basilica of Saint Trofimena & Liquorificio Mansi Carlo) and Ravello (Chiesa Dell'Annunziata, Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, &more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arciconfraternita della Santissima Annunziata e del Santissimo Rosario, don't miss a visit to Via dei Mercanti, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Salerno, and explore the world behind art at Museo della Ceramica Alfonso Tafuri.

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Take a train from Florence to Salerno in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Florence in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Salerno, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Ravello, Vietri sul Mare, Minori, Chiesa di San Francesco, Pompeii Archaeological Park
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Basilica of Saint Trofimena ©
Basilica of Saint Trofimena

2
nights
Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): kick back and relax at Spiaggia Grande, stroll through Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, and finally look for gifts at I love Positano home design. On your second day here, admire the local landmark of Fontana sant'Andrea, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia San Giovanni, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, and finally admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Positano online journey planner.

Getting from Salerno to Positano by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and taxi. In November in Positano, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Positano

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi, Parrocchia San Giovanni
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Spiaggia Grande ©
Spiaggia Grande
Parrocchia San Giovanni ©
Parrocchia San Giovanni

5
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Family-friendly places like Colosseum and Palatine Hill will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and admire the striking features of Pantheon.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Positano to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, subway, and train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Positano in November since evenings lows in Rome dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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