20 days in Italy Itinerary

20 days in Italy Itinerary

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Venice
— 2 nights
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Varenna
— 1 night
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Milan
— 3 nights
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Modena
— 1 night
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Florence
— 3 nights
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Pienza
— 3 nights
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Rome
— 2 nights
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Conca dei Marini
— 2 nights
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Rome
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, explore the activities along Canal Grande, then wander the streets of Cannaregio, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Campo del Ghetto. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and finally make a trip to Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Venice route planner.

Winnipeg, Canada to Venice is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 7 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Winnipeg in September, with highs in Venice at 29°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Varenna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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Varenna

Varenna ©
Varenna is a comune (municipality) on Lake Como in the Province of Lecco in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 60km north of Milan and about 20km northwest of Lecco.Varenna was founded by local fishermen in 769, and was later allied of the commune of Milan. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giorgio, pause for some serene contemplation at S. Giovanni Battista, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Monastero, then admire the natural beauty at Il Giardino Botanico - Hotel Villa Cipressi, and finally hike along Sentiero del Viandante. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Paul DEMARIA - The Open Lake & Landscape Studio d’Arte and then take in the pleasant sights at Green Way dei Patriarchi.

For ratings and other tourist information, use the Varenna journey builder.

You can drive from Venice to Varenna in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Varenna

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Il Giardino Botanico - Hotel Villa Cipressi ©
Villa Monastero ©
Villa Monastero
S. Giovanni Battista ©
S. Giovanni Battista

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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.
On the 6th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Milan trip itinerary app.

Drive from Varenna to Milan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You'll set off for Modena on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites
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Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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Modena

Modena ©
Deemed the Capital of Engines, Modena is the birthplace of Enzo Ferrari and the headquarters of Italian sports cars.
On the 9th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Casa Museo Luciano Pavarotti, then see the interesting displays at Acetaia Giuseppe Giusti, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Modena.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Modena sightseeing website.

Drive from Milan to Modena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Florence.

Things to do in Modena

Museums · Historic Sites
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Casa Museo Luciano Pavarotti ©
Casa Museo Luciano Pavarotti
Duomo di Modena ©
Duomo di Modena
Galleria Estense ©
Galleria Estense

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Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Food Tours and Perseus Statue. When in Florence, make a side trip to see Canyon Park in Bagni di Lucca, approximately Bagni di Lucca away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Florence road trip planning app.

You can take a train from Modena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Pienza.

Things to do in Florence

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Canyon Park
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Food Tours
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico

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Pienza

Pienza ©
Pienza, a town and comune in the province of Siena, in the Val d'Orcia in Tuscany (central Italy), between the towns of Montepulciano and Montalcino, is the "touchstone of Renaissance urbanism."In 1996, UNESCO declared the town a World Heritage Site, and in 2004 the entire valley, the Val d'Orcia, was included on the list of UNESCO's World Cultural Landscapes.HistoryBefore the village was renamed to Pienza its name was Corsignano. Discover out-of-the-way places like Piazza Pio II and Monticchiello. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Pieve di Corsignano, examine the collection at Palazzo Piccolomini, identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Lucciolabella, and learn about winemaking at Enoteca Di Ghino.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Pienza trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Florence to Pienza in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Rome.

Things to do in Pienza

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Cappella della Madonna di Vitaleta
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Cathedral ©
Cathedral
Piazza Pio II ©
Piazza Pio II
Pieve di Corsignano ©
Pieve di Corsignano

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Colosseum.

To plan Rome vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can drive from Pienza to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Conca dei Marini.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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Conca dei Marini

Conca dei Marini ©
Conca dei Marini is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-western Italy. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lido Capo di Conca and Bau Bau Beach Village. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Capo di Conca, look for gifts at Piccadilly Ceramics, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Pancrazio Martire.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Conca dei Marini trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Rome to Conca dei Marini in 3.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Conca dei Marini when traveling from Rome in September, with lows around 24°C. You'll set off for Rome on the 20th (Fri).

Things to do in Conca dei Marini

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Bau Bau Beach Village
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Lido Capo di Conca ©
Lido Capo di Conca
Torre del Capo di Conca ©
Torre del Capo di Conca
Piccadilly Ceramics ©
Piccadilly Ceramics

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Rome

Rome
On the 21st (Sat), explore the galleries of Vatican Museums and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Conca dei Marini to Rome takes 3.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Conca dei Marini in September since evenings lows in Rome dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican Museums
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Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona

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