11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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Venice
— 3 nights
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Lampedusa
— 1 night
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Rome
— 2 nights
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Assisi
— 1 night
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Siena
— 1 night
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Florence
— 2 nights

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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.
Piazza San Marco and Scrovegni Chapel will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like San Giorgio Maggiore and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Padua (Chiesa degli Eremitani & Basilica of St. Anthony). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Cannaregio, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and contemplate the long history of Scala Contarini del Bovolo.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Boston, USA to Venice is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. In October, daytime highs in Venice are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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1
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Lampedusa

Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
On the 6th (Wed), take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Pulcino, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia dei Conigli.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Lampedusa trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Lampedusa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Venice in October, things will get a bit warmer in Lampedusa: highs are around 77°F and lows about 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches
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Must see
Cala Pulcino
4.3

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Rome

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, make a trip to Piazza Navona, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and then explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Lampedusa to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Lampedusa in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Rome, with lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

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Must see
Pantheon
4.8
Must see
Vatican Museums
4.2

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Assisi

Assisi ©

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then steep yourself in history at Basilica di Santa Chiara, and finally learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Assisi trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Assisi can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums
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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.
On the 10th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Siena, take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Mangia, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero di San Giovanni.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena journey maker site.

Drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Siena can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to Florence.

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World heritage site
Torre del Mangia
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World heritage site
Duomo di Siena
4.8

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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 (Mon): snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, then admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, then contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Florence day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Siena to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Florence sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

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