15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly to Rome, Train to Salerno
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Salerno
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ravello
— 3 nights
Drive
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Rome
— 3 nights
Train
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Florence
— 3 nights
Train
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Verona
— 1 night
Drive
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Venice
— 2 nights
Fly

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Salerno

— 2 nights

Unspoilt Gem of the Amalfi Coast

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Salerno, then delve into the distant past at Castello di Arechi, then take in the exciting artwork at Sol’Art Ceramiche, and finally delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Le Mura, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchia Ss. Annunziata, then delve into the distant past at Paestum Ruins, and finally get outside with Lido Esercito.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Salerno trip itinerary builder app.

Toronto, Canada to Salerno is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Salerno. Traveling from Toronto in July, Salerno is a bit warmer at night with lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Salerno

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Ravello

— 3 nights
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
You'll explore and learn at Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela and Ravello Arte. Get some historical perspective at Duomo di Sant'Andrea and Villa Rufolo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ravello: Positano (Boat Tours & Water Sports, Miniaci Art Gallery, &more). The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido di Ravello, and admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Ravello trip planning website.

Getting from Salerno to Ravello by car takes about 1.5 hours. July in Ravello sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get some cultural insight at Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Pantheon and St. Peter's Basilica will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, and contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome day trip planning app.

Drive from Ravello to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Rome when traveling from Ravello in July, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Florence

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri. There's still lots to do: take in the exciting artwork at M.G. Design, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Florence trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Rome in July since evenings lows in Florence dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Verona

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, see the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta, get a taste of the local shopping with Via Mazzini, then wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, and finally delve into the distant past at Arena di Verona.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Verona trip itinerary planning app.

You can take a train from Florence to Verona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Verona, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Nightlife

Venice

— 2 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.
On the 16th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, then explore the galleries of Doge's Palace, then admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Scrovegni Chapel, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Venice trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. July in Venice sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.