12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  7 h
1
Rome
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Orvieto
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Perugia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Pisa
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Borghetto di Borbera
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
7
Garda
— 1 night
Fly:  9 h
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Rome

Rome ©
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 11th (Tue): look for gifts at Elena Kihlman Designer Concept Store, thencontemplate the long history of Colosseum, and then head outdoors with Sabbianera Super Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, hunt for treasures at Porta Portese, thenlook for gifts at Pati Jo' - Bra Fitting & Lingerie, and finally explore the ancient world of Pantheon.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Rome is an approximately 7-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Rome. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in October: high temperatures in Rome hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Orvieto.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Shopping Outdoors

Side Trip

Sabbianera Super Beach
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

1
night
Orvieto

Orvieto ©
The striking town of Orvieto, perched on a volcanic cliff overlooking the Umbrian countryside, is known as the Green Heart of Italy.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): do a tasting at Decugnano dei Barbi and then stop by Lavanda del Lago.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Orvieto driving holiday website.

Traveling by train from Rome to Orvieto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 13th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Perugia.

Things to do in Orvieto

Wineries Shopping
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Decugnano dei Barbi ©
Decugnano dei Barbi
Lavanda del Lago ©
Lavanda del Lago

2
nights
Perugia

Perugia ©
Though it features Etruscan defensive walls and a medieval town center, Perugia is perhaps best known for its fine chocolate and annual chocolate festival.
For shopping fun, head to Il Tapiro or I DUE SOLI - Italian Ceramics. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi and San Damiano. Change things up with these side-trips from Perugia: Assisi (Shop The Lavandeto of Assisi, Assisi Jewels, &more), La Bottega degli Intrecci (in Spello) and Antico Frantoio Nunzi (in Cantalupo).

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Perugia vacation planner.

Drive from Orvieto to Perugia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Perugia are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Perugia

Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Assisi, Antico Frantoio Nunzi, La Bottega degli Intrecci
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Il Tapiro ©
Il Tapiro
San Damiano ©
San Damiano

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Head to Florence Shop 4 It and Campolmi Roberto Filati srlfor plenty of shopping. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Massimo Ravinale. There's more to do: stop by Massai Orafi in Florence.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip planner.

You can drive from Perugia to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Shopping Tours Historic Sites
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Shop 4 It ©
Florence Shop 4 It
Massai Orafi in Florence ©
Massai Orafi in Florence

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night
Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa.

For maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Pisa online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Florence to Pisa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Pisa can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Wed) before leaving for Borghetto di Borbera.
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Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa

1
night
Borghetto di Borbera

Borghetto di Borbera ©
Borghetto di Borbera is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Alessandria in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 110km southeast of Turin and about 35km southeast of Alessandria. On the 20th (Thu), stop by Peter Can and then stop by Serravalle Designer Outlet.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Borghetto di Borbera trip planner.

You can drive from Pisa to Borghetto di Borbera in 3 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Pisa in October: high temperatures in Borghetto di Borbera hover around 17°C and lows are around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Garda.

Things to do in Borghetto di Borbera

Shopping

Side Trip

Serravalle Scrivia
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Peter Can ©
Peter Can
Serravalle Designer Outlet ©
Serravalle Designer Outlet

1
night
Garda

Garda ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Nautica Benaco and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Jamaica Beach.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Garda vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Borghetto di Borbera to Garda in 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Borghetto di Borbera in October: highs in Garda hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Garda

Outdoors Transportation Tours

Side Trips

Nautica Benaco, Jamaica Beach
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Jamaica Beach ©
Jamaica Beach
Nautica Benaco ©
Nautica Benaco

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