60 days in Italy Itinerary

60 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy sightseeing planner

This plan was created by another inspirock user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

60 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly + Train:  15 h 45 min
1
Positano
— 7 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
2
Naples
— 8 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
3
Rome
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Assisi
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Florence
— 8 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
6
Milan
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
7
Verona
— 8 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
8
Venice
— 8 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Charlotte

7
nights
Positano

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 Amalfi (Wine Tours & Tastings, Museo della Carta, & more), Il Vecchio Centro Storico di Romagnano al Monte (in Salerno) and Le Vigne di Raito (in Vietri sul Mare). On the 26th (Thu), spend a cool day on the water with Plaghia Charter. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Fornillo, head outdoors with I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Ravello, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Positano sightseeing planning app .

Charlotte, USA to Positano is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight, train, subway, and bus. Traveling from Charlotte to Positano, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In September in Positano, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Tours Transportation

Side Trips

Amalfi, Ravello, Praiano, Il Vecchio Centro Storico di Romagnano al Monte, Le Vigne di Raito
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Plaghia Charter ©
Plaghia Charter
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

8
nights
Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Naples: Praiano (Convento di Santa Maria a Castro & Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista), Salerno (Promenade Trieste & Duomo di Salerno) and Piazzetta Umberto I (in Atrani). Dedicate the 30th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Gli Scavi Archeologici di Pompei, examine the collection at National Archaeological Museum of Naples, don't miss a visit to Oltre I Resti, and explore the world behind art at Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Naples journey builder tool .

You can drive from Positano to Naples in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in September, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Salerno, Praiano, Vesuvio National Park, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Find places to stay Sep 26 — Oct 4:
Highlights from your plan
Miglio Sacro ©
Miglio Sacro
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©

8
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Tivoli (Villa d'Este & Villa Adriana). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Rome, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vatican City, Tivoli
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

7
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Explore Assisi's surroundings by going to Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia (in Castelluccio di Norcia), Scoglio della Preghiera (in Cascia) and Montefalco (Montioni Frantoio e Cantina & Wild Foods Italy). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica inferiore di San Francesco d'Assisi, step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Assisi road trip tool .

You can drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Assisi, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 51°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

Montefalco, Decugnano dei Barbi, Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia, Scoglio della Preghiera
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

8
nights
Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Siena (Piazza del Campo, Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, & more). Dedicate the 23rd (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, make a trip to The Baptistery of St. John, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planner .

You can drive from Assisi to Florence in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in October, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Siena
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Milan: Turati Centro Nautico Lario (in Argegno), Anything But Work (in Mandello del Lario) and Villa Olmo (in Como). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca di Brera.

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

Traveling by train from Florence to Milan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for slightly colder days in Milan, with highs around 65°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Villa Olmo, Villa del Balbianello, Turati Centro Nautico Lario, Anything But Work
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Turati Centro Nautico Lario ©
Turati Centro Nautico Lario

8
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Verona side-trips: Gardaland Park (in Castelnuovo del Garda), Lago di Garda (in Garda) and Gruppo Dolomitico Sciliar-Catinaccio, Latemar - UNESCO (in Trento). On the 3rd (Sun), spend a relaxing day on the river with a rafting and tubing tour. There's lots more to do: experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, admire the landmark architecture of Casa di Giulietta, wander the streets of Quinzano, and get outside with King Rock arrampicata.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Verona travel website .

Take a train from Milan to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Verona can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gruppo Dolomitico Sciliar-Catinaccio, Latemar - UNESCO, Lago di Garda, Gardaland Park
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 8:
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe

8
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Padua (Basilica di Sant’Antonio & Scrovegni Chapel). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, browse the exhibits of Doge's Palace, and don't miss a visit to Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Venice sightseeing site .

Traveling by train from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Venice, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Padua
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

Similar Plans

59 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM VIETNAM March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Italy BY A USER FROM IRAQ January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 32 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Italy BY A USER FROM ITALY January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Italy BY A USER FROM VIETNAM March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CYPRUS July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 24 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CYPRUS July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
See more plans