13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Rome — 3 nights

Eternal City

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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, appreciate the history behind La Pieta, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rome trip planner.

Cleveland, USA to Rome is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Cleveland to Rome, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Cleveland in April; daily highs in Rome reach 69°F and lows reach 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Frosolone.
Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
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Frosolone — 1 night

Frosolone is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Isernia in the Italian region Molise, located about 20km west of Campobasso and about 20km east of Isernia. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Pietro Apostolo, pause for some serene contemplation at Parrocchia Santa Maria Assunta, then pause for some photo ops at Fontana dell'Immacolata, and finally stop by Coltelleria Artigianale Rocco Petrunti.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Frosolone online trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rome to Frosolone. In April in Frosolone, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Matera.
Historic Sites · Shopping
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Matera — 1 night

Subterranean City

Famous for its resemblance to the ancient settlements of Jerusalem and Cappadocia, Matera remains one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
On the 20th (Thu), awaken your taste buds at La Cantina Frrud - Museo del Vino, don't miss a visit to Palombaro Lungo, explore the ancient world of Materasum Ipogeo, then examine the collection at MOOM Matera Olive Oil Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Sassi di Matera.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Matera online driving holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from Frosolone to Matera with the Route module. When traveling from Frosolone in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Matera: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ostuni.
Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries
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Ostuni — 2 nights

Ostuni is a city and comune, located about 8 km from the coast, in the province of Brindisi, region of Apulia, Italy). Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Jonian Dolphin Conservation, step into the grandiose world of Castello Aragonese, and then make a trip to Ex Convento di S Francesco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Masseria Brancati, then learn about winemaking at L'Acropoli di Puglia, then admire the striking features of I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site, and finally appreciate the views at Valle d'Itria.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ostuni online holiday planner.

Getting from Matera to Ostuni by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Matera in April, plan for a bit warmer nights in Ostuni, with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Massa Lubrense.
Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums
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Massa Lubrense — 4 nights

Land of Sirens

A gem of the Amalfi Coast, Massa Lubrense is known as the Land of Sirens for the legend of the Sirens' song.
Get out of town with these interesting Massa Lubrense side-trips: Positano (Art & Craft Gallery, Il Sentiero Degli Dei, &more) and Amalfi (Museo della Carta, Cloister del Paradiso, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Francis Church and Convent, take a leisurely stroll along Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro, relax in the rural setting at La Masseria Farm Experience, and get outside with Amalfi Coast.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Massa Lubrense holiday app.

Traveling by car from Ostuni to Massa Lubrense takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. April in Massa Lubrense sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Rome.
Tours · Outdoors · Wineries · Historic Sites
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Rome — 1 night

Eternal City

Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Trevimage, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally examine the collection at Museo dell'Ara Pacis.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome visit website.

Take a train from Massa Lubrense to Rome in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Massa Lubrense in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Rome, with lows of 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Italy travel guide

Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
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.