26 days in Italy Itinerary

26 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
1
Venice
— 4 nights
Fly
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Naples
— 5 nights
Drive
3
Praiano
— 4 nights
Taxi to Via Nocera, Train to Rome
4
Rome
— 5 nights
Train
5
Florence
— 3 nights
Train
6
Milan
— 3 nights
Fly

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and examine the collection at Ca' Rezzonico.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Venice day trip planner.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Venice is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Reykjavik in January, plan for a bit warmer days in Venice, with highs around 9°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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5
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Naples

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Venture out of the city with trips to Salerno (Cappella Santa Maria Delle Grazie Salerno, Chiesa San Pietro a Corte, &more). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister of Santa Chiara, make a trip to Miglio Sacro, and examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Naples road trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Naples by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Venice in January, with highs in Naples at 15°C and lows at 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Praiano.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 23 — 28:

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Praiano

Praiano is a town and comune of the province of Salerno in the Campania region of southwest Italy. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Praiano: Liquorificio Mansi Carlo (in Minori), Chiesa di San Francesco (in Maiori) and Atrani (Vicoli, scale e archi & Santuario Santa Maria del Bando). The adventure continues: make a trip to Parocchia di San Luca Evangelista, take in the spiritual surroundings of San Giovanni del Toro, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, and take some stellar pictures from Torre dello Ziro.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Praiano online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Naples to Praiano takes 2 hours. Traveling from Naples in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Praiano, with lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Praiano

Parks · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 28 — Feb 1:

5
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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: make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Praiano to Rome by combination of taxi and train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Praiano in February, Rome is little chillier at night with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

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3
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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: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Florence travel planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In February in Florence, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums
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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Parrocchia SS Nabore e Felice (in Cadenabbia di Griante) and Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino (in Griante). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, see La Casa Maledetta, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, and stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Milan day trip planning site.

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in February, things will get little chillier in Milan: highs are around 10°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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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.