20 days in Italy Itinerary

20 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy route maker

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Stintino
— 1 night
Drive
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Palau
— 1 night
Drive
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Baunei
— 2 nights
Drive
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Siniscola
— 2 nights
Fly
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Venice
— 5 nights
Drive
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Florence
— 5 nights
Train
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Verona
— 3 nights
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Stintino

— 1 night
Stintino is a coastal comune (municipality) in the Province of Sassari in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 200km north of Cagliari and about 35km northwest of Sassari.GeographyStintino is located on the peninsula of the same name, running from Nurra plain to the Asinara Island, part of the Asinara National Park, for which Stintino is the nearer embarkment place. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): stop by Bagella Abbigliamento Sardo, enjoy the sand and surf at La Pelosa Beach, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Ezzi Mannu Beach and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Stintino online attractions planner.

Barcelona, Spain to Stintino is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Barcelona in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Stintino, with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Palau.

Things to do in Stintino

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 21 — 22:

Palau

— 1 night
Palau is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Sassari in the Italian region Sardinia, about 220km north of Cagliari and about 30km northwest of Olbia. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): race across the water with a speed boat tour and then kick back and relax at Porto Pollo.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Palau road trip app.

You can drive from Stintino to Palau in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Baunei.

Things to do in Palau

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 23:

Baunei

— 2 nights
Baunei is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian island of Sardinia.GeographyThe municipality of Baunei is located about 100km northeast of Cagliari and about 11km north of Tortolì. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Cea, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido di Orri, and then kick back and relax at Cala Biriala. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Cala dei Gabbiani, then head outdoors with Diving Cala Mariolu, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Mariolu.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Baunei attractions planner.

You can drive from Palau to Baunei in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Baunei can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Siniscola.

Things to do in Baunei

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:

Siniscola

— 2 nights
Siniscola is a comune in the province of Nuoro in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 160km northeast of Cagliari and about 45km northeast of Nuoro. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with Abyssos Diving School & Snorkeling, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Capo Comino, and then trek along Spiaggia Berchida. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at La Caletta Beach and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia La Cinta.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Siniscola visit app.

You can drive from Baunei to Siniscola in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Siniscola sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can fly to Venice.

Things to do in Siniscola

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:

Venice

— 5 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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace. Museum-lovers will appreciate Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Gallerie dell'Accademia. Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Padua (Padua Botanical Garden - World Heritage Site, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more), Isola dei morti (in Moriago della Battaglia) and Oasi Ca' di Mezzo (in Codevigo). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, don't miss a visit to St Mark's Campanile, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Venice trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Siniscola to Venice by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. In July, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 27 — Aug 1:

Florence

— 5 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some cultural insight at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Leaning Tower of Pisa. Appreciate the collections at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Bagno Maurizio (in Viareggio), Bagni Etruria (in Castiglioncello) and Bagno Pervinca (in Marina di Pietrasanta). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, and contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Florence travel route planner.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 6:

Verona

— 3 nights

City of Romeo and Juliet

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.
Popular historic sites such as Arena di Verona and Piazza delle Erbe are in your itinerary. Visit Spiaggia Fonte Torrente San Giovanni and Spiaggia litorale Cappuccini for some beach relaxation. Take a break from Verona with a short trip to Lago di Ledro in Ledro, about 1h 30 min away. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bosco Allegro, and browse the exhibits of Casa di Giulietta.

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Take a train from Florence to Verona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Verona sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Verona

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 6 — 9:

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.