60 days in Italy Itinerary

60 days in Italy Itinerary

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60 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Erbil
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Venice
— 5 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
2
Verona
— 7 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
3
Milan
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Florence
— 7 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
5
Siena
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Assisi
— 7 nights
7
Rome
— 7 nights
8
Salerno
— 7 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
9
Positano
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Erbil

5
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica di Sant’Antonio). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, get to know the fascinating history of St. Mark's Square, and take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Venice online route builder .

Erbil, Iraq to Venice is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Erbil in October, things will get little chillier in Venice: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Padua
Find places to stay Oct 27 — Nov 1:
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

7
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Verona: Lago di Garda (in Garda), Gruppo Dolomitico Sciliar-Catinaccio, Latemar - UNESCO (in Trento) and Fondazione Bisazza (in Montecchio Maggiore). There's lots more to do: experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, snap pictures at Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), admire the landmark architecture of Casa di Giulietta, and make a trip to Piazza Bra.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Verona route planner .

Take a bus from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In November, daily temperatures in Verona can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Lago di Garda, Gruppo Dolomitico Sciliar-Catinaccio, Latemar - UNESCO, Fondazione Bisazza
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Fondazione Bisazza ©
Fondazione Bisazza
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara (in Borgomanero), Le Ville di Ravello (in Ravello) and Anything But Work (in Mandello del Lario). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, browse the different shops at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, put a fun spin on your tour with Dramatra - City on Stage, and explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca di Brera.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Milan trip planner.

Getting from Verona to Milan by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In November, daytime highs in Milan are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites Trails

Side Trips

Le Ville di Ravello, Anything But Work, Azienda Vitivinicola Fontechiara
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 12:
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Le Ville di Ravello ©
Le Ville di Ravello

7
nights
Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Dedicate the 16th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence online trip builder .

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. While traveling from Milan, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Florence, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 19:
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Food Tours
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

6
nights
Siena

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 Fattoria di Montemaggio (in Radda in Chianti), Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate) and San Gimignano (Guardastelle Vineyard & Fattoria Il Piano - Vineyard). Dedicate the 20th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: make a trip to Piazza del Campo, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, browse the collection at Biblioteca Piccolomini, and explore the world behind art at Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Siena trip maker tool .

Traveling by bus from Florence to Siena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. November in Siena sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

San Gimignano, Fattoria di Montemaggio, Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 25:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

7
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Venture out of the city with trips to Scoglio della Preghiera (in Cascia), Montefalco (Wild Foods Italy & Montioni Frantoio e Cantina) and Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia (in Castelluccio di Norcia). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica inferiore di San Francesco d'Assisi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Damiano, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Parco del Monte Subasio.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Assisi holiday website .

Getting from Siena to Assisi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Siena, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Assisi, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Montefalco, Museo del Pianoforte Storico e del Suono, Castello Monte Vibiano Vecchio, Scoglio della Preghiera, Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia
Find places to stay Nov 25 — Dec 2:
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Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

7
nights
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, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rome online journey builder .

Drive from Assisi to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Assisi in December, expect nights in Rome to be about the same, around 4°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Salerno.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 9:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

7
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
While often overshadowed by the Amalfi Coast's array of quaint villages, Salerno has become one of the region's main areas for culture and entertainment, while remaining relatively unmarked by tourism.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salerno: Maiori (Sentiero dei Limoni, Chiesa di San Francesco, & more), Tramonti (Monte Finestra & Giardino Segreto dell'Anima) and Paestum Ruins (in Paestum). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park, get to know the fascinating history of Il Vecchio Centro Storico di Romagnano al Monte, kick back and relax at Spiaggia di castiglione, and take in the dramatic natural features at I Due Fratelli.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Salerno sightseeing site .

Traveling by train from Rome to Salerno takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Rome in December since evenings lows in Salerno dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to ride a ferry to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vietri sul Mare, Maiori, Tramonti, Spiaggia di castiglione, Pompeii Archaeological Park
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Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Monte Finestra ©
Monte Finestra

7
nights
Positano

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 (Villa Rufolo, Duomo di Ravello, & more), Amalfi (Wine Tours & Tastings, Duomo di Sant'Andrea, & more) and Speed Boats Tours (in Sorrento). The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Sentiero degli dei (Path of the Gods), sample the fine beverages at Il Gusto della Costa, get outside with Walk of the Gods, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Positano trip tool .

You can ride a ferry from Salerno to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ravello, Praiano, Amalfi, Speed Boats Tours
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 23:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei

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