7 days in Italy Itinerary

7 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy attractions planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Venice
— 2 nights
2
Portofino
— 1 night
3
Santa Margherita Ligure
— 1 night
4
Varenna
— 1 night
5
Milan
— 1 night

S M T W T F S
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice day trip website.

Cairo, Egypt to Venice is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Cairo to Venice, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Cairo, expect cooler days and little chillier nights in Venice, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Portofino.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

1
night
Portofino

Portofino ©
Portofino is an Italian fishing village and holiday resort famous for its picturesque harbour and historical association with celebrity and artistic visitors. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Area Marina Protetta Portofino, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia Di San Martino, then look for gifts at L'Ancoretta, and finally enjoy the sea views from Faro di Portofino.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Portofino itinerary planner.

You can drive from Venice to Portofino in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Venice in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Portofino, with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Santa Margherita Ligure.

Things to do in Portofino

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Area Marina Protetta Portofino ©
Area Marina Protetta Portofino
Faro di Portofino ©
Faro di Portofino

1
night
Santa Margherita Ligure

Santa Margherita Ligure ©
Santa Margherita Ligure is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Genoa in the Italian region Liguria, located about 35km southeast of Genoa, in the Tigullio traditional area.Santa Margherita Ligure borders the following municipalities: Camogli, Portofino, Rapallo.It has a port, used for both tourism and fishing activities. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Baia di Paraggi and then enjoy the sand and surf at San Michele di Pagana.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Santa Margherita Ligure online attractions planner.

Santa Margherita Ligure is very close to Portofino. In November, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Varenna.

Things to do in Santa Margherita Ligure

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
San Michele di Pagana ©
San Michele di Pagana

1
night
Varenna

Varenna ©
Varenna is a comune (municipality) on Lake Como in the Province of Lecco in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 60km north of Milan and about 20km northwest of Lecco.Varenna was founded by local fishermen in 769, and was later allied of the commune of Milan. On the 14th (Thu), kick back and relax at Riva Bianca Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Le Ceramiche di Vezio, then look for gifts at Bellagioseta, and finally pick up some new knowledge with Abele Experientia Artis.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Varenna day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Santa Margherita Ligure to Varenna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Santa Margherita Ligure in November, expect Varenna to be slightly colder, temps between 13°C and 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Varenna

Parks · Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Riva Bianca Beach ©
Riva Bianca Beach
Le Ceramiche di Vezio ©
Le Ceramiche di Vezio
Abele Experientia Artis ©
Abele Experientia Artis

1
night
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.
On the 15th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then shop like a local with Galleria Deodato Arte.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Milan road trip app.

You can drive from Varenna to Milan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Find places to stay Nov 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Galleria Deodato Arte ©
Galleria Deodato Arte

Similar plans

8 days in Milan BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, kids, relaxing, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, kids, relaxing Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Milan BY A USER FROM EGYPT August, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Milan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 11 days in Milan BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Santa Margherita Ligure BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: June, culture, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 9 days in Milan BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Milan BY A USER FROM CANADA June, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Milan BY A USER FROM NIGERIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Milan & Como BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Milan, Cinque Terre & Genoa BY A USER FROM LEBANON June, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights Preferences: June, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in France, Milan & Lucerne BY A USER FROM ITALY September, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: September, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans