25 days in Italy Itinerary

25 days in Italy Itinerary

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25 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Kaunas
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Bologna
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Milan
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
3
Parma
— Few hours
train:  45​min
4
Modena
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Castel d'Aiano
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Ravenna
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Venice
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
9
Verona
— 3 nights
bus:  45​min
10
Sirmione
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
11
Bologna
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Kaunas


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1
night
Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Piazza Maggiore, then steep yourself in history at Basilica di San Petronio, and then get engrossed in the history at Museo Civico Archeologico. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Castello Estense and then see the interesting displays at Museo per la Memoria di Ustica.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bologna trip builder website .

Kaunas, Lithuania to Bologna is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time to Central European Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Kaunas in November, things will get a bit warmer in Bologna: highs are around 15°C and lows about 7°C. On the 9th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Castello Estense
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Piazza Maggiore ©
Piazza Maggiore
Castello Estense ©
Castello Estense
Basilica di San Petronio ©
Basilica di San Petronio

2
nights
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 10th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, then take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, and finally get engrossed in the history at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Il Cenacolo and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Milan online trip planner .

You can take a train from Bologna to Milan in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in November, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Parma.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

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hours
Parma

Parma ©
Parma is famous for its prosciutto, cheese, and architecture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Battistero di Parma. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di Parma and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di Parma.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Parma travel route builder website .

Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia to Parma is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Parma when traveling from Skopje in November, with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Modena.

Things to do in Parma

Historic Sites
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Cattedrale di Parma ©
Cattedrale di Parma
Battistero di Parma ©
Battistero di Parma

1
night
Modena

Modena ©
Deemed the Capital of Engines, Modena is the birthplace of Enzo Ferrari and the headquarters of Italian sports cars.
Panini Motor Museum has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): examine the collection at Panini Motor Museum, do a tasting at Acetaia Villa San Donnino, and then see the interesting displays at Acetaia Giuseppe Giusti.

For maps and more tourist information, use the Modena trip app .

You can take a train from Parma to Modena in an hour. Other options are to take a shuttle; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Modena are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Bologna.

Things to do in Modena

Museums Historic Sites Wineries
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Acetaia Villa San Donnino ©
Acetaia Villa San Donnino
Panini Motor Museum ©
Panini Motor Museum

2
nights
Castel d'Aiano

Castel d'Aiano ©
Castel d'Aiano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Bologna in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 35km southwest of Bologna. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grotte di Labante. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museo Diffuso della Linea Gotica, then see the interesting displays at Museo Delle Mummie Roccapelago, and then see the sky in a new way at Osservatorio Astronomico Montagna Pistoiese.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Castel d'Aiano trip planner .

You can drive from Modena to Castel d'Aiano in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Castel d'Aiano

Museums Outdoors Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Museo Dei Tarocchi, Osservatorio Astronomico Montagna Pistoiese, Museo Diffuso della Linea Gotica, Museo Delle Mummie Roccapelago, Casa Museo Morandi
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Museo Delle Mummie Roccapelago ©
Museo Delle Mummie Roccapelago
Museo Dei Tarocchi ©
Museo Dei Tarocchi
Casa Museo Morandi ©
Casa Museo Morandi

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll explore and learn at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Academy Of Florence Art Gallery. Visit Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazza del Duomo for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Val d'Orcia, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, contemplate the long history of L’importuno di Michelangelo, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Florence online travel planner .

You can drive from Castel d'Aiano to Florence in 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ravenna.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Val d'Orcia
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

3
nights
Ravenna

Ravenna ©
Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica San Vitale, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi), then see the interesting displays at Archiepiscopal Museum, and finally make a trip to Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ravenna itinerary tool .

Getting from Florence to Ravenna by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Traveling from Florence in November, expect nights in Ravenna to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are little chillier, around 15°C. You'll set off for home on the 19th (Tue).

Things to do in Ravenna

Historic Sites Museums
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Basilica San Vitale ©
Basilica San Vitale
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo ©
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo

2
nights
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.
On the 20th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally take a stroll through Campo Santa Margherita.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Ravenna to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
nights
Verona

Verona ©
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 23rd (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Procolo, admire the striking features of Casa di Giulietta, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella dei Notai, and finally wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Garda and then don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Verona trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Venice to Verona by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow time for the bus ride to Sirmione.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Lago di Garda
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Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio

3
nights
Sirmione

Sirmione ©
Sirmione is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy (northern Italy). Do some cultural sightseeing at Villa Calicantus and Grotte di Catullo. Visiting Gruppo Dolomitico Sciliar-Catinaccio, Latemar - UNESCO and Old Ponale Road Path will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sirmione: La Limonaia del Castel (in Limone sul Garda), Contadi Castaldi (in Adro) and Museo di Santa Giulia (in Brescia). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Castello Scaligero, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesetta di S. Anna, kick back and relax at Jamaica Beach, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Sirmione.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Sirmione trip maker tool .

You can take a bus from Verona to Sirmione in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bologna.

Things to do in Sirmione

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Villa Calicantus, Old Ponale Road Path, Contadi Castaldi, Museo di Santa Giulia, Gruppo Dolomitico Sciliar-Catinaccio, Latemar - UNESCO
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Grotte di Catullo ©
Grotte di Catullo
Villa Calicantus ©
Villa Calicantus
Castello Scaligero ©
Castello Scaligero

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Bologna

Bologna ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Palazzo dei Diamanti, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di Madonna di San Luca, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica di San Domenico. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, learn about winemaking at Folicello, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di Santa Clelia, then see the interesting displays at Museo Ducati, and finally steep yourself in history at Torre Prendiparte.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bologna driving holiday planning tool .

You can drive from Sirmione to Bologna in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Palazzo dei Diamanti, Folicello, Museo Ducati, Azienda Agricola Botti di Bovina Fabio, Santuario di Santa Clelia
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Santuario di Madonna di San Luca ©
Santuario di Madonna di San Luca
Basilica di San Domenico ©
Basilica di San Domenico
Museo Ducati ©
Museo Ducati

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