15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Palermo
— 2 nights
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Noto
— 3 nights
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Catania
— 1 night
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Rome
— 5 nights
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Cortona
— 1 night
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Venice
— 2 nights

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Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Santissimo Salvatore, Palermo, see the interesting displays at Palazzo Asmundo Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Palermo, and finally visit La Kalsa.

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Brussels, Belgium to Palermo is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Noto.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Noto

Noto ©
Noto is a city and comune in the Province of Syracuse, Sicily, Italy. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa San Domenico, contemplate the long history of Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Carlo Borromeo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Santa Chiara, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Via Corrado Nicolaci, and finally explore the historical opulence of Palazzo Nicolaci. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Michele Arcangelo, examine the collection at Antica Farmacia Cartia, take an in-depth tour of A Rutta ri Ron Carmelu, examine the collection at Museo degli Arnesi di Una Volta, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria di Betlem, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Pietro.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Noto day trip planning app.

You can drive from Palermo to Noto in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Catania.

Things to do in Noto

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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1
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Catania

Catania ©

Black Pearl of Ionian Sea

The landscape surrounding Catania, a medieval city on Sicily's eastern coast, is dominated by Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe.
On the 8th (Thu), take a tour by water with Trigone Diving School, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Collegiata, and then don't miss a visit to Palazzo degli Elefanti. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giuliano, admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Biscari, take an in-depth tour of Museo Diocesano Catania, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa San Benedetto, then steep yourself in history at Piazza Duomo, and finally admire the local landmark of Fontana dell'Amenano.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Catania trip builder tool.

You can drive from Noto to Catania in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Catania are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Catania

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Tours
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Must see
Piazza Duomo
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History Museum
Museo Diocesano Catania
4.3

5
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Rome

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get a sense of the local culture at Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico and Santa Maria in Trastevere. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli, delve into the distant past at Mercati di Traiano - Museo dei Fori Imperiali, see the interesting displays at Stanze di Raffaello, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Campidoglio.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Catania to Rome takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cortona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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Must see
Colosseum
4.7

1
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Cortona

Cortona ©

City of Art

The hilltop town of Cortona gained international attention as the subject of the 2003 film "Under the Tuscan Sun." With the Chiana Valley and Lake Trasimeno as its backdrop, Cortona is one of Tuscany's hotspots for art and culture.
Fattoria La Vialla has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): look for gifts at Fattoria La Vialla, then look for gifts at Silvia Taccola Vanni - Laboratorio Stilistico, and then take in the exciting artwork at La Torena Arte.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Cortona visit planner.

Drive from Rome to Cortona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Cortona

Shopping · Wineries · Museums

Side Trip

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Art Gallery
La Torena Arte
5.0
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Winery / Vineyard
Fattoria La Vialla
4.7

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Venice

Venice ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, visit Cannaregio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Campo del Ghetto, then get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Pantalon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and finally steep yourself in history at Scala Contarini del Bovolo.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Venice trip builder website.

Getting from Cortona to Venice by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In April in Venice, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
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