9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Bologna
— 1 night
2
Modena
— 2 nights
3
Parma
— 1 day
4
Maranello
— 1 night
5
Verona
— 2 nights
6
Sirmione
— 1 night

1
night
Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
On the 18th (Wed), enjoy breathtaking views from Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bologna trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Jerusalem, Israel to Bologna is an approximately 7-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Jerusalem to Bologna due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Jerusalem in March; daily highs in Bologna reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can drive to Modena.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites
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Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell ©
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell
Piazza Maggiore ©
Piazza Maggiore

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nights
Modena

Modena ©
Deemed the Capital of Engines, Modena is the birthplace of Enzo Ferrari and the headquarters of Italian sports cars.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Modena.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Modena journey planner.

You can drive from Bologna to Modena in an hour. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Modena can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to take a shuttle to Parma.

Things to do in Modena

Museums Historic Sites
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MEF-Museo Enzo Ferrari ©
MEF-Museo Enzo Ferrari
Casa Museo Luciano Pavarotti ©
Casa Museo Luciano Pavarotti
Duomo di Modena ©
Duomo di Modena

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Parma

Parma ©
Parma is famous for its prosciutto, cheese, and architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Battistero di Parma, walk around Parco Ducale, relax in the rural setting at Caseificio San Pier Damiani, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Camera di San Paolo, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Monastero di San Giovanni Evangelista, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale di Parma.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Parma vacation planning website.

Traveling by shuttle from Modena to Parma takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. March in Parma sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Maranello.

Things to do in Parma

Historic Sites Parks
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Caseificio San Pier Damiani ©
Caseificio San Pier Damiani
Cattedrale di Parma ©
Cattedrale di Parma
Battistero di Parma ©
Battistero di Parma

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night
Maranello

Maranello ©
Maranello is a town and comune in the region of Emilia-Romagna in Northern Italy, 18 km from Modena, with a population of 17,165 as of 2013. On the 22nd (Sun), get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour and then examine the collection at Museo Ferrari.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Maranello itinerary planner.

You can drive from Parma to Maranello in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, daytime highs in Maranello are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 22nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Maranello

Museums Outdoors Tours
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Museo Ferrari ©
Museo Ferrari
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore and then take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, thenmake a trip to Basilica di San Marco, and then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Verona trip planner.

You can drive from Maranello to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, Verona is warmer than Maranello - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sirmione.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Venice
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Sirmione

Sirmione ©
Sirmione is a comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy (northern Italy). On the 25th (Wed), stop by In Riva al Lago, delve into the distant past at Grotte di Catullo, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castello Scaligero, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Chiesetta di S. Anna, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Sirmione.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sirmione online journey builder.

Drive from Verona to Sirmione in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Verona in March; daily highs in Sirmione reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sirmione

Historic Sites Shopping
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Castello Scaligero ©
Castello Scaligero
Grotte di Catullo ©
Grotte di Catullo
In Riva al Lago ©
In Riva al Lago

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