15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly to Lamezia Terme Airport, Drive to Civita
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Civita
— 1 night
Drive
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Positano
— 3 nights
Fly
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Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
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Verona
— 1 night
Train
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Florence
— 4 nights
Train
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Rome
— 3 nights
Fly

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Civita

— 1 night
Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. On the 28th (Sat), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ferrata Ramo Imperiale, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, get engrossed in the history at Museo Etonico Arbresh, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Setteventi del Pollino, and finally snap pictures at Il ponte del diavolo.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Civita trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Civita is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Civita due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Positano.

Things to do in Civita

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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Positano

— 3 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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Il Sentiero Degli Dei. Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Amalfi (Valle delle Ferriere & Duomo di Sant'Andrea), Lido di Ravello (in Castiglione) and Ravello (Villa Rufolo & Duomo di Ravello). There's much more to do: cool off at Fornillo, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get a taste of the local shopping with Art & Craft Gallery, and enjoy the sand and surf at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Positano day trip app.

You can drive from Civita to Positano in 3.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to fly to Venice.

Things to do in Positano

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Venice

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the landmark architecture of St Mark's Campanile, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then wander the streets of Cannaregio, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Venice trip planner.

You can fly from Positano to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Positano in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Venice, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
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Verona

— 1 night

City of Romeo and Juliet

The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, see the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti, then wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, and finally experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Verona trip website.

Traveling by car from Venice to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. September in Verona sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nightlife
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Florence

— 4 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Family-friendly places like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Florence Academy of Fine Arts will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Siena (Centro Storico di Siena, Piazza del Campo, &more). The adventure continues: make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, contemplate the long history of The Baptistery of St. John, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Verona to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

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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.
Attractions like Colosseum and Trevi Fountain make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, and explore the galleries of Vatican Museums.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rome driving holiday planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In September in Rome, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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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.