15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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15 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Dublin
Los angeles:  6​h 30​min
1
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Vietri sul Mare
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
3
Positano
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Florence
— 3 nights
6
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Dublin

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
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, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rome day trip planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Rome is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. Traveling from Dublin to Rome, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dublin in July, plan for much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Rome: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Vietri sul Mare.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

2
nights
Vietri sul Mare

Vietri sul Mare ©
Vietri sul Mare is a town and comune in the province of Salerno, in the Campania region of southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, learn about winemaking at Le Vigne di Raito, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): sample the fine beverages at Liquorificio Mansi Carlo, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Atrani, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Vietri sul Mare using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rome to Vietri sul Mare takes 3 hours. When traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Vietri sul Mare, with highs around 34°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Positano.

Things to do in Vietri sul Mare

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Liquorificio Mansi Carlo, Spiaggia di castiglione, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Spiaggia di Atrani, Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano
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Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione

3
nights
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.
Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Amalfi (Wine Tours & Tastings, Duomo di Sant'Andrea, & more) and Ravello (Villa Rufolo, Duomo di Ravello, & more). There's lots more to do: take advantage of the amenities at Fornillo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso, don't miss a visit to Fontana sant'Andrea, and enjoy the sand and surf at Marina di Praia Beach.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Positano online vacation planner .

You can ride a ferry from Vietri sul Mare to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Vietri sul Mare in July, plan for little chillier nights in Positano, with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Marina di Praia Beach
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

1
night
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 20th (Mon), learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then stroll around Mount Subasio, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Assisi trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Positano to Assisi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Assisi when traveling from Positano in July, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites Parks
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Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

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nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Step out of Florence with an excursion to Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa--about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo.

Before you visit Florence, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Assisi to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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 24th (Fri), steep yourself in history at St Mark's Campanile, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally contemplate the long history of Doge's Palace.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary maker app .

You can take a train from Florence to Venice in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Venice are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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