12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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Milan
— 3 nights
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Florence
— 3 nights
3
Siena
— 3 nights
4
Venice
— 2 nights

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Milan

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Duomo di Milano and Castello Sforzesco. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Borgo Castell'Arquato and Rocca Meli Lupi di Soragna. Venture out of the city with trips to Castello di Vigoleno (in Vigoleno), Castello di Gropparello (in Gropparello) and Il Giardino Della Poesia - Evadoavanti (in Castell'Arquato). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Brera District, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbazia di Chiaravalle.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Milan travel route app.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Milan is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Milan is minus 3 hours. In April, Milan is colder than Dubai - with highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Castello di Vigoleno ©
Castello di Vigoleno
Borgo Castell'Arquato ©
Borgo Castell'Arquato

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Florence

Florence

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Museo Mario Romoli, then learn about winemaking at Castello di Verrazzano, and then savor the flavors at La Massa.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip app.

You can take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums · Shopping

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Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Castello di Verrazzano ©
Castello di Verrazzano

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Siena

Siena ©

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Step off the beaten path and head to Centro Storico di Siena and Santa Margherita, Cortona. Shop till you drop at Artemisia Gallery and Art Studio di Adelina Quadri. Change things up with these side-trips from Siena: Pienza (Palazzo Piccolomini & Cathedral), MAEC - Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca (in Cortona) and San Gimignano (Torre Grossa & Podere La Marronaia- Sosta Alle Colonne). There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Val d'Orcia and do a tasting at Contucci.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Siena holiday maker.

Traveling by car from Florence to Siena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Siena sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks · Nature

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Val d'Orcia ©
Val d'Orcia
Winery Solaria Patrizia Cencioni ©
Winery Solaria Patrizia Cencioni
Podere La Marronaia- Sosta Alle Colonne ©
Podere La Marronaia- Sosta Alle Colonne

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Venice

Venice ©

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 17th (Wed), browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercati di Rialto, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, stop by L'artista della barbaria, then view the masterpieces at ar33studio, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace, and finally visit Cannaregio.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Venice itinerary planner.

You can drive from Siena to Venice in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April in Venice, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

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Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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