26 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

26 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Milan
— 2 nights
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Verona
— 3 nights
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Venice
— 4 nights
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Florence
— 4 nights
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Pisa
— 1 night
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Siena
— 3 nights
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Assisi
— 3 nights
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Rome
— 5 nights

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Milan

Milan ©

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Occulto Escape Room - La Prima Escape Room di Parma! in Parma (about 1h 30 min away). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, explore the galleries of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Milan trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Milan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Milan due to the time zone difference. Expect colder weather when traveling from Cairo in October: highs in Milan hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

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Must see
Duomo di Milano
4.8
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Architectural Building
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
4.6

3
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Verona

Verona ©

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.
Go for a jaunt from Verona to Castelnuovo del Garda to see Gardaland Park about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Arena di Verona, explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, don't miss a visit to I Portoni della Bra, and wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Verona trip planner.

Getting from Milan to Verona by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In October in Verona, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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Theme Park
Gardaland Park
3.7
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World heritage site
Museo di Castelvecchio
4.4

4
nights
Venice

Venice ©

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony & Scrovegni Chapel). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Ca' Zenobio degli Armeni, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

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Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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Must see
Canal Grande
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Doge's Palace
4.7
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Historic Walking Area
Piazza San Marco
4.4

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the landmark architecture of The Baptistery of St. John, soar above the sights with Ballooning in Tuscany, and admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4

1
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Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
On the 5th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Le mura di Lucca, then test your team's savvy at Brain In A Cage, then examine the collection at Museo Aviotruppe Esercito Italiano, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Pisa vacation maker tool.

Drive from Florence to Pisa in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Pisa

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 4 — 5:
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Room Escape Game
Brain In A Cage
4.8
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Historic Site
Le mura di Lucca
4.8

3
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Siena

Siena ©

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Siena is known for historic sites, museums, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: gain insight at Scuola di Cucina di Lella, steep yourself in history at Centro Storico di Siena, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Cateriniana San Domenico, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

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

Traveling by car from Pisa to Siena takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Siena sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 5 — 8:
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.6
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World heritage site
Piazza del Campo
4.8

3
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Assisi

Assisi ©

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Venture out of the city with trips to Perugia (Museo-Laboratorio di Tessitura a Mano Giuditta Brozzetti & Tempio di Sant'Angelo - Chiesa di San Michele Arcangelo) and Wild Foods Italy (in Montefalco). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Chiara, gain a rich perspective with Umbria Con Me Day Tours, and look for all kinds of wild species at Bosco di San Francesco.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Assisi trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Siena in November, expect nights in Assisi to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are little chillier, around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Rome

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rome road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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Must see
Trevi Fountain
4.4
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Must see
Pantheon
4.8

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