15 days in Italy & Zurich Itinerary

15 days in Italy & Zurich Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
2
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
4
San Domino, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Otranto, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Bari, Italy
— 2 nights

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town and then stroll through Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Zurich road trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Zurich is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Zurich, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sao Paulo in September; daily highs in Zurich reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Zurich

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Pitti Palace and Museo Nazionale del Bargello. Get some cultural insight at Piazzale Michelangelo and Basilica San Miniato al Monte. There's still lots to do: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and kick back and relax at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Florence takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Zurich in September, expect Florence to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St. Clement Basilica and V Lounge Beach Club. You'll get in some beach time at Acqua e Sale - Stabilimento Balneare and Point Break. Change things up with a short trip to Oasi Naturista in Lido di Ostia (about 44 minutes away). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Colosseum and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mediterranea.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. September in Rome sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Domino.

Things to do in Rome

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Acqua e Sale - Stabilimento Balneare, Point Break, Oasi Naturista
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Clement Basilica ©
St. Clement Basilica
Oasi Naturista ©
Oasi Naturista

2
nights
San Domino, Italy

San Domino ©
On the 17th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Matana, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Santuario Di Santa Maria A Mare, and then step off the mainland to explore Arcipelago Tremiti. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at San Domino.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read San Domino day trip website.

Do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Rome to San Domino in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in San Domino can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Otranto.

Things to do in San Domino

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

San Domino, Santuario Di Santa Maria A Mare
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San Domino ©
San Domino
Cala Matana ©
Cala Matana
Santuario Di Santa Maria A Mare ©
Santuario Di Santa Maria A Mare

2
nights
Otranto, Italy

Otranto ©
Otranto is a town and comune in the province of Lecce (Apulia, Italy), in a fertile region once famous for its breed of horses.It is located on the east coast of the Salento peninsula. On the 19th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale Di Otranto, stroll through Bagno Marino Archi, and then cozy up to a beverage at Origano Cibo e Vino.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Otranto journey builder app.

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and train from San Domino to Otranto takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, train, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Otranto can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bari.

Things to do in Otranto

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Bagno Marino Archi, Origano Cibo e Vino
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Cattedrale Di Otranto ©
Cattedrale Di Otranto
Origano Cibo e Vino ©
Origano Cibo e Vino
La Dolce Riva ©
La Dolce Riva

2
nights
Bari, Italy

Bari ©
Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): examine the collection at Museo del Confetto Mucci Giovanni. On your second day here, admire the striking features of I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site and then stroll through Lama Monachile.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Bari driving holiday planning website.

You can drive from Otranto to Bari in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bari can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Bari

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site, Museo del Confetto Mucci Giovanni, Cattedrale Maria SS. Assunta, Lama Monachile
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Lama Monachile ©
Lama Monachile
Cattedrale Maria SS. Assunta ©
Cattedrale Maria SS. Assunta
Museo del Confetto Mucci Giovanni ©
Museo del Confetto Mucci Giovanni

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