11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Ravello
— 1 night
Taxi to Salerno, Train to Florence
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Venice
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Milan
— 1 night
Fly

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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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, take a stroll through Trastevere, delve into the distant past at Colosseum, and steep yourself in history at Roman Forum.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rome route planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Rome is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Riyadh to Rome is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Riyadh in September, things will get cooler in Rome: highs are around 32°C and lows about 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:

Ravello

— 1 night
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally cruise along Amalfi Coast.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ravello trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in September, Ravello is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 25 — 26:

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.
On the 27th (Mon), get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally steep yourself in history at The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Florence route planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and train from Ravello to Florence takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier evenings in Florence when traveling from Ravello in September, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 26 — 28:

Venice

— 3 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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Venice online trip maker.

Getting from Florence to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Venice are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to fly to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 1:

Milan

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Milan day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Milan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Milan

Find places to stay Oct 1 — 2:
Highlights from your trip

Italy travel guide

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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.