22 days in Italy Itinerary

22 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy visit planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Venice
— 2 nights
2
Rome
— 4 nights
3
Salerno
— 3 nights
4
Positano
— 3 nights
5
Assisi
— 3 nights
6
Florence
— 3 nights
7
Verona
— 2 nights
8
Milan
— 1 night

2
nights
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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, appreciate the history behind Punta della Dogana, and examine the collection at Doge's Palace.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Venice trip maker tool.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Venice is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Dusseldorf in September; daily highs in Venice reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

4
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome journey planning tool.

You can fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Salerno.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Salerno

Salerno ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salerno: Ravello (Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, &more), Monte Finestra (in Tramonti) and Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano (in Maiori). There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione, stroll through Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori, and get outside with Cilento.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Salerno route maker tool.

You can drive from Rome to Salerno in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Salerno when traveling from Rome in September, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Positano.

Things to do in Salerno

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Monte Finestra, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano, Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano ©
Castello di San Nicola de Thoro-Plano

3
nights
Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Change things up with these side-trips from Positano: Ravello (Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, Duomo di Ravello, &more) and Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, kick back and relax at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, make a trip to Parrocchia Di San Gennaro, and stop by Nana' Positano.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Positano visit planner.

You can drive from Salerno to Positano in 1.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and taxi. September in Positano sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ravello, Praiano, Amalfi
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

3
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Venture out of the city with trips to Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria (in Perugia) and Montioni Frantoio e Cantina (in Montefalco). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, make a trip to Eremo delle Carceri, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, and walk around Mount Subasio.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Assisi trip planner.

Getting from Positano to Assisi by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, subway, and train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Positano in September since evenings lows in Assisi dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, Montioni Frantoio e Cantina
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 1:
Highlights from your plan
Tili Vini Societa Agricola ©
Tili Vini Societa Agricola
Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Florence trip maker app.

You can drive from Assisi to Florence in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
M.G. Design ©
M.G. Design
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

2
nights
Verona

Verona ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): make a trip to Liston, see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, steep yourself in history at Piazza delle Erbe, thentake in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti, thensee the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fermo Maggiore, Verona, take in the architecture and atmosphere at chiesa di San Lorenzo - Verona, thentake a stroll through Quinzano, and finally let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Verona online road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Verona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Verona: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

1
night
Milan

Milan ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, and then admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Verona to Milan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

Similar Plans

25 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 26 days in Italy BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 24 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 23 days in Italy, Switzerland & New Zealand BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 24 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 23 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 24 days in Italy & Greece BY A USER FROM MALI May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 44 days in France & Italy BY A USER FROM THAILAND April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 25 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, culture, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, historic sites Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 24 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: September, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 25 days in Italy & Paris BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, kids, culture, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, kids, culture, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 25 days in Italy & Krakow BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS July, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans