11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy vacation planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Rome
— 2 nights
Train
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Florence
— 2 nights
Train
3
Milan
— 1 night
Drive
4
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly
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Ravello
— 3 nights
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Rome

— 2 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, nightlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, make a trip to Spanish Steps, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Rome online trip planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Rome is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Riyadh in October, things will get much colder in Rome: highs are around 26°C and lows about 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Florence

— 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 24th (Sun), make a trip to Mercato Centrale, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally don't miss a visit to Palazzo Vecchio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, then take in the exciting artwork at M.G. Design, then snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Florence trip planning app.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Milan

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, take in the exciting artwork at Mostra Keith Haring, and then shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Milan by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Milan: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites
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Venice

— 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of St Mark's Campanile, then admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Artedorada, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, then make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Gioielleria Eredi Jovon.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Venice sightseeing planning website.

You can drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Ravello.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Nature
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Ravello

— 3 nights
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 29th (Fri), get a taste of the local shopping with Miniaci Art Gallery, indulge your taste buds at Amalfi Coast Drive, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally contemplate the long history of Duomo di Ravello. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, examine the collection at Museo della Carta, then view the masterpieces at Ravello Arte, and finally view the masterpieces at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Ravello trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Venice to Ravello by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. In October, Ravello is somewhat warmer than Venice - with highs of 26°C and lows of 20°C. On the 31st (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Ravello

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

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Italy travel guide

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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.