15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Florence
— 3 nights
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Siena
— 1 night
Drive
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Assisi
— 1 night
Drive
4
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive
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Ravello
— 2 nights
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6
Venice
— 4 nights
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Florence — 3 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Basilica of Santa Croce. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Azienda Agricola Altiero (Winery) (in Greve in Chianti) and Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and make a trip to Piazza della Signoria.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Florence road trip planner.

Tampa, USA to Florence is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Tampa in April; daily highs in Florence reach 67°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Siena.
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Siena — 1 night

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Battistero di San Giovanni, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, then steep yourself in history at Centro Storico di Siena, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Cateriniana San Domenico.

To find out how to plan a trip to Siena, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Siena can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Assisi.
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Assisi — 1 night

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 6th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri, step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Damiano, and finally learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Assisi trip planner.

Drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in April, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Rome.
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Rome — 3 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums, take an unorthodox tour of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

Getting from Assisi to Rome by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April in Rome, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 49°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ravello.
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Ravello — 2 nights

Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): examine the collection at Museo della Carta, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, then take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Piccadilly Ceramics, then get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Grande.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ravello driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Rome to Ravello takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Ravello, with lows of 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Venice.
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Venice — 4 nights

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 some historical perspective at Piazza San Marco and Piazza delle Erbe. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua) and Verona (Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, Arena di Verona, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and take a stroll through Cannaregio.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Venice trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Ravello to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or drive. Traveling from Ravello in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 49°F in Venice. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.
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Italy travel guide

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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.
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