60 days in Italy Itinerary

60 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy itinerary planner

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Pompeii
— 4 nights
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Positano
— 6 nights
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Civita
— 3 nights
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Paestum
— 5 nights
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Catania, Sicily
— 3 nights
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Rome
— 6 nights
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Assisi
— 5 nights
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Siena
— 5 nights
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Florence
— 5 nights
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Milan
— 5 nights
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Verona
— 5 nights
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Venice
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Pompeii

— 4 nights

Underground City

Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pompeii: Duomo di Ravello (in Ravello), Spiaggia di castiglione (in Castiglione) and Salerno (Speed Boats Tours, Promenade Trieste, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Pompeii Archaeological Park, head outdoors with Il Calypso Stabilimento Balneare, learn about winemaking at Bosco de Medici Winery, and make a trip to Forum Baths.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Pompeii road trip website.

Sydney, Australia to Pompeii is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Pompeii due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect Pompeii to be warmer, temps between 36°C and 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Positano.

Things to do in Pompeii

Outdoors · Transportation · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 27 — 31:

Positano

— 6 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.
Explore Positano's surroundings by going to Ravello (CF Noleggio Scooter, Villa Cimbrone Gardens, &more), Amalfi (Duomo di Sant'Andrea, Amalfi Coast Drive, &more) and Vicoli, scale e archi (in Atrani). There's lots more to do: stroll through Fornillo, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Suppraiano, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and get outside with Spiaggia della Gavitella.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Positano itinerary builder.

Drive from Pompeii to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Civita.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 6:

Civita

— 3 nights
Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Civita: Laino Borgo (Complesso Monumentale Santuario delle Cappelle & Canyoning & Rappelling Tours) and le case del nibbio (in Morano Calabro). There's still lots to do: stroll through Setteventi del Pollino, take in the views from Il ponte del diavolo, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, and take an in-depth tour of Museo Etonico Arbresh.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, go to the Civita itinerary planner.

Drive from Positano to Civita in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Paestum.

Things to do in Civita

Historic Sites · Museums · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 6 — 9:

Paestum

— 5 nights
Explore Paestum's surroundings by going to Cooperativa Rosa dei Venti (in Marina di Camerota) and Oasi Valle della Caccia (in Senerchia).

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Paestum trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Civita to Paestum takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to fly to Catania.

Things to do in Paestum

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 9 — 14:

Catania, Sicily

— 3 nights

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Catania: Etna Passion (in Zafferana Etnea), Antonio - Escursioni in Barca (in Giardini Naxos) and Etna Donkey Trekking (in Linguaglossa). There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Ortigia, explore the ancient world of Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, and get outside with Sicilia Inside.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Catania route planner.

Traveling by flight from Paestum to Catania takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Catania

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 14 — 17:

Rome

— 6 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Explore Rome's surroundings by going to Tivoli (Villa d'Este & Villa Adriana). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, and admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rome itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Catania to Rome in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 17 — 23:

Assisi

— 5 nights

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Change things up with these side-trips from Assisi: Scoglio della Preghiera (in Cascia), Parco Nazionale dei Monti Sibillini (in Visso) and Studio Moretti Caselli (in Perugia). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di Santa Chiara, and explore the activities along Lago di Pilato.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Assisi trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Rome to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 23 — 28:

Siena

— 5 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Explore Siena's surroundings by going to Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano), Poggio al Bosco (in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa) and Castiglion del Bosco Winery (in Montalcino). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, explore the world behind art at Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Siena trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. September in Siena sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries · Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 3:

Florence

— 5 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore Florence's surroundings by going to A Solatio Organic Farm (in Certaldo), Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, admire the landmark architecture of The Baptistery of St. John, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Florence trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. October in Florence sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 3 — 8:

Milan

— 5 nights

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Genoa (Boat Tours & Water Sports & Aquarium of Genoa), Villa Monastero (in Varenna) and Tremezzina (Villa del Balbianello & Villa Carlotta). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, learn about all things military at Forte Montecchio Nord, and admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

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Traveling by train from Florence to Milan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in October, you will find days in Milan are slightly colder (21°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 8 — 13:

Verona

— 5 nights

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lago di Garda (in Garda), Schlern-Rosengarten / Sciliar-Catinaccio Nature Park (in Tiers) and Gardaland Park (in Castelnuovo del Garda). There's still lots to do: see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, contemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, and don't miss a visit to I Portoni della Bra.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Verona trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Milan to Verona takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October in Verona, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. On the 18th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 13 — 18:

Venice

— 6 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Valdobbiadene (PDC Cartizze & Cantina San Gregorio) and Padua (Scrovegni Chapel, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, and contemplate the long history of St Mark's Campanile.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Getting from Verona to Venice by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a train. October in Venice sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 18 — 24:

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.