15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Pisa
Drive
2
Portofino
— 1 night
Drive
3
Serravalle Scrivia
— 1 day
Drive
4
Milan
— 1 night
Drive
5
Como
— 1 night
Drive
6
Sirmione
— 1 night
Drive
7
Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
8
Bologna
— 1 night
Train
9
Florence
— 1 night
Train
10
Rome
— 1 night
Train
11
Naples
— 1 night
Ferry
12
Capri, Island of Capri
— 1 night
Ferry
13
Positano
— 2 nights
Fly
14
Catania, Sicily
— 1 night
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Pisa

Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Pisa day trip website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Pisa is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Pisa due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in September, with highs in Pisa at 30°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Portofino.
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Portofino — 1 night

Portofino is an Italian fishing village and holiday resort famous for its picturesque harbour and historical association with celebrity and artistic visitors. To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Portofino trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Pisa to Portofino takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Pisa in September, Portofino is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Serravalle Scrivia.
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Serravalle Scrivia — 1 day

Serravalle Scrivia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Alessandria in the Italian region of Piedmont, located about 100km southeast of Turin and about 25km southeast of Alessandria.Serravalle Scrivia borders the following municipalities: Arquata Scrivia, Cassano Spinola, Gavi, Novi Ligure, Stazzano, and Vignole Borbera.HistoryThe settlement was probably founded by the inhabitants of the Roman city of Libarna after the destruction of that city in 452 AD.From 1122 Serravalle Scrivia belonged to the bishops of Tortona, until they ceded it to the commune of Tortona, in exchange for the defence of their lands. On the 6th (Tue), look for gifts at Serravalle Designer Outlet.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Serravalle Scrivia attractions planner.

Drive from Portofino to Serravalle Scrivia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Portofino in September, with highs in Serravalle Scrivia at 24°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Milan.
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Milan — 1 night

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 7th (Wed): shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Milan trip planner.

Drive from Serravalle Scrivia to Milan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Serravalle Scrivia, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Milan, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 16°C. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Como.
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Como — 1 night

Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Villa Olmo and then admire the landmark architecture of Villa del Balbianello.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Como attractions planner.

Getting from Milan to Como by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. September in Como sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Sirmione.
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Sirmione — 1 night

Sirmione is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy (northern Italy). On the 8th (Thu), make a trip to Parrocchia Santa Maria Della Neve, explore the historical opulence of Castello Scaligero, then explore the ancient world of Grotte di Catullo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Pietro in Mavino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Torre di San Martino della Battaglia , do a tasting at Onepio Winery, and then explore the ancient world of Villa Romana e Antiquarium.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Sirmione trip site.

Getting from Como to Sirmione by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.
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Venice — 2 nights

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.
Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, then wander the streets of Cannaregio, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Sirmione to Venice takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bologna.
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Bologna — 1 night

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bologna trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Venice to Bologna in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Florence.
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Florence — 1 night

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Loggia dei Lanzi.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip maker.

You can take a train from Bologna to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Florence sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Rome.
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Rome — 1 night

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rome day trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Rome are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Naples.
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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. To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Naples holiday tool.

Getting from Rome to Naples by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. September in Naples sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C at night. You'll set off for Capri on the 15th (Thu).
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Capri, Island of Capri — 1 night

The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): get great views at Belvedere Cannone, take in nature's colorful creations at Giardini di Augusto, take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, cruise along Via Krupp, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Solaro, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria a Cetrella.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Capri trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by ferry from Naples to Capri takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Capri can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Positano.
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Positano — 2 nights

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.
On the 16th (Fri), hike along Ravello-Minori Walk, look for gifts at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, awaken your taste buds at Amalfi Coast Drive, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister del Paradiso. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Santa Maria Assunta, shop like a local with Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, then contemplate the long history of Duomo di Ravello, then admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Ravello.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Positano day trip planning tool.

Getting from Capri to Positano by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Catania.
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Catania, Sicily — 1 night

The landscape surrounding Catania, a medieval city on Sicily's eastern coast, is dominated by Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Benedetto, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario Sant'Agata al Carcere, then enjoy the sand and surf at Le Capannine, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa della Badia di Sant'Agata.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Catania trip itinerary planning website.

Fly from Positano to Catania in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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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.
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