19 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

19 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Milan
— 2 nights
2
Legnano
— 1 night
3
Magenta
— 2 nights
4
Venice
— 4 nights
5
Florence
— 4 nights
6
Rome
— 5 nights

2
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Milan

Milan ©
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 5th (Wed): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, and finally stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca di Brera, get outside with Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo, and then stop by Mr. Savethewall.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Milan journey website.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Milan is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Jeddah in August: highs in Milan hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Legnano.

Things to do in Milan

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Mr. Savethewall, Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

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Legnano

Legnano ©
Legnano is an Italian town and comune with 60,313 inhabitants in the north-westernmost part of the Metropolitan City of Milan, about 20km from central Milan. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Oratorio dei SS. Ambrogio e Caterina, look for gifts at L'idea Che Ti Manca, pause for some photo ops at Piazza Costellazione, then steep yourself in history at Chiesetta Dio il Sa, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa del Santissimo Redentore, and finally partake in some friendly competition at Escape Room Intrappola.TO - Legnano.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Legnano road trip planning website.

Drive from Milan to Legnano in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Legnano, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Magenta.

Things to do in Legnano

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trips

Rho, Chiesetta Dio il Sa, Oratorio dei SS. Ambrogio e Caterina
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Escape Room Intrappola.TO - Legnano ©
Escape Room Intrappola.TO - Legnano
L'idea Che Ti Manca ©
L'idea Che Ti Manca

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Magenta

Magenta ©
Magenta is a town and comune in the province of Milan in Lombardy, northern Italy. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): do a tasting at Cantine Cavallotti, then look for gifts at Bar Gelateria Manu, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Pietro, and finally don't miss a visit to Santuario Arcivescovile della Beata Vergine dei Miracoli. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Martino Vescovo, take in the views from Ponte Pedonale sul Naviglio Grande, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Archinto, then pause for some photo ops at La Canonica Lateranense, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Storico Civico Cuggionese.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Magenta trip itinerary builder website.

Magenta is just a short distance from Legnano. August in Magenta sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Magenta

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Robecco sul Naviglio, Cantine Cavallotti, Chiesa San Pietro, Santuario Arcivescovile della Beata Vergine dei Miracoli, La Canonica Lateranense
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Chiesa di S. Martino Vescovo ©
Chiesa di S. Martino Vescovo
Cantine Cavallotti ©
Cantine Cavallotti
Museo Storico Civico Cuggionese ©
Museo Storico Civico Cuggionese

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Verona (Chiesa di San Zeno in Oratorio, Arena di Verona, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Venice journey planning tool.

Traveling by car from Magenta to Venice takes 3.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Verona
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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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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Siena (Palazzo Chigi Saracini, Piazza del Campo, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Florence online vacation builder.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. August in Florence sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Siena
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Scuola di Cucina di Lella ©
Scuola di Cucina di Lella
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums.

To see ratings and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary builder site.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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