11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 1 night
2
Florence
— 2 nights
3
Assisi
— 2 nights
4
Rome
— 2 nights
5
Ravello
— 1 night
6
Taormina, Sicily
— 1 day
7
Cefalu, Sicily
— 1 night

1
night
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.
On the 1st (Thu), take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto and then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Venice tour itinerary planner.

London, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Traveling from London in August, things will get a bit warmer in Venice: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Museums
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 3rd (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thenadmire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, delve into the distant past at Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): steep yourself in history at San Damiano, thendo a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto, and finally step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Assisi online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trip

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto
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Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola
San Damiano ©
San Damiano

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, thendon't miss a visit to Roman Forum, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, thenexplore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, thensteep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Assisi to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Assisi in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rome, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ravello tour 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 August, expect nights in Ravello to be a bit warmer, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Taormina.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Amalfi
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Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

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Taormina, Sicily

Taormina ©
With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
On the 10th (Sat), go for a walk through Piazza IX Aprile, make a trip to Corso Umberto, stroll around Villa Comunale, thenstep off the mainland to explore Isola Bella, and finally go for a walk through Chiesa Madonna della Rocca.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Taormina online trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Ravello to Taormina takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Cefalu.

Things to do in Taormina

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Piazza IX Aprile ©
Piazza IX Aprile
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella
Villa Comunale ©
Villa Comunale

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Cefalu, Sicily

Cefalu ©
Cefalù is a city and comune in the Province of Palermo, located on the northern coast of Sicily, Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea about 70km east of the provincial capital and 185km west of Messina. On the 11th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oratorio del Santissimo Sacramento, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Cefalu, thensteep yourself in history at Piazza del Duomo, thenwander the streets of Cefalu Coast, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rocca di Cefalu.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Cefalu trip planner.

Getting from Taormina to Cefalu by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cefalu

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature
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Duomo di Cefalu ©
Duomo di Cefalu
Cefalu Coast ©
Cefalu Coast
Rocca di Cefalu ©
Rocca di Cefalu

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