15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy tour planner

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Fly
1
Trento
— 1 night
Drive
2
Venice
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Assisi
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Rome
— 3 nights
Train
6
Naples
— 1 night
Fly
7
Turin
— 1 night
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Trento

— 1 night

Painted City

Tyrol's capital and one of the nation's wealthiest cities, Trento serves as the commercial and cultural center of the region.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Castel Thun and then step into the grandiose world of Castello del Buonconsiglio Monumenti e Collezioni Provinciali. Here are some ideas for day two: have fun and explore at MUSE - Science Museum and then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Duomo.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Trento visit planning tool.

London, UK to Trento is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Trento due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from London in January since evenings lows in Trento dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Trento

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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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.
Castello Estense and Piazza San Marco will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Doge's Palace and Peggy Guggenheim Collection. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Basilica of St. Anthony (in Padua) and Le Mura di Ferrara (in Ferrara). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Venice trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Trento to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Trento in January, Venice is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Florence

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Centro Storico and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Museum-lovers will appreciate Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Pitti Palace. And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Florence road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Venice in January, plan for somewhat warmer days in Florence, with highs around 13°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

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Assisi

— 2 nights

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, then step into the grandiose world of Rocca Paolina, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica di Santa Chiara. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then get engrossed in the history at Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, and finally step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Assisi trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In January in Assisi, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Side Trip

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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.
Let the collections at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese capture your imagination. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Square. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cupola di San Pietro.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Assisi in January, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from 15°C by day to 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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Naples

— 1 night
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 14th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, learn about all things military at Galleria Borbonica, and then examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Naples trip planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In January, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can fly to Turin.

Things to do in Naples

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Turin

— 1 night

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
On the 15th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Museo Egizio, then examine the collection at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, then steep yourself in history at Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone, and finally admire the striking features of Palazzo Reale Di Torino.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Turin trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Naples to Turin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Naples in January, things will get little chillier in Turin: highs are around 6°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Turin

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Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
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.