15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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Sorrento
— 1 night
Train
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Rome
— 4 nights
Train
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Florence
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cinque Terre
— 3 nights
Drive
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Milan
— 3 nights
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Sorrento

Land of the Sirens

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Francis Church and Convent and then get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, kick back and relax at Bagni Sant'Anna, take in the waterfront at Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro, then stop by Caseificio Apreda Antonino & Figli, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Tasso.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Sorrento trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Sorrento is an approximately 8-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Sorrento. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in September: high temperatures in Sorrento hover around 31°C and lows are around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Sorrento

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

4
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Rome

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Explore hidden gems such as Piazza del Popolo and Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano. There's much more to do: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Doria Pamphilj, take in the views from St. Angelo Bridge, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Sorrento to Rome takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Rome when traveling from Sorrento in September, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Museums

3
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Florence

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Historic Centre of San Gimignano and Centro Storico. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Duomo di San Gimignano (in San Gimignano) and Tenuta Torciano (in Ulignano). There's much more to do: get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, admire the natural beauty at Giardino Bardini, appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi, and see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip planning tool.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September in Florence, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

3
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Cinque Terre

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Vernazza and Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza. You'll get in some beach time at Baia del Silenzio and Spiaggia di Fegina. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cinque Terre: Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere (in La Spezia), Pista Ciclopedonale Levanto - Framura (in Levanto) and Bagni Segesta (in Sestri Levante). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Pietro Church, stroll through Cinque Terre Trails, indulge in some personalized pampering at Cinque Terre Wellness, and learn about winemaking at Buranco Agriturismo.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cinque Terre day trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Cinque Terre by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Beaches

Side Trips

3
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Milan

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Villa del Balbianello and Walking tours. Get out of town with these interesting Milan side-trips: Villa Carlotta (in Tremezzina) and Cathedral of Como (Duomo) (in Como). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, walk around Sempione Park, take an in-depth tour of Villa Necchi Campiglio, and take a stroll through Via Conte Rosso.

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

Drive from Cinque Terre to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

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.