11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy visit planner
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Florence
— 1 night
Drive
2
Siena
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive
4
Rome
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Ravello
— 2 nights
Fly
6
Venice
— 2 nights
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Florence — 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then don't miss a visit to Palazzo Vecchio, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Florence travel route app.

London, UK to Florence is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Florence due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Florence: highs are around 30°C and lows about 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Siena.
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Siena — 2 nights

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 13th (Tue), awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. On your second day here, learn about winemaking at Guardastelle Vineyard, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Cateriniana San Domenico, gain insight at Scuola di Cucina di Lella, then make a trip to Piazza del Campo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, and finally contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Siena.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Siena travel route tool.

You can drive from Florence to Siena in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Siena sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Assisi.
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Assisi — 1 night

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri, do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, then delve into the distant past at Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Assisi journey planner.

You can drive from Siena to Assisi in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September in Assisi, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rome.
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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.
On the 16th (Fri), ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, contemplate the long history of Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, then take in panoramic vistas at Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo, and finally make a trip to Spanish Steps.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rome trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Ravello.
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Ravello — 2 nights

Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): get outside with Outdoor Activities, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fornillo, examine the collection at Museo della Carta, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, then shop like a local with Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, 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, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then cruise along Amalfi Coast, and finally get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ravello itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Rome in September since evenings lows in Ravello dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Venice.
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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 20th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, then don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, and finally see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, make a trip to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally stop by Cannaregio.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Venice online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Ravello to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or drive. Traveling from Ravello in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Venice, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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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.
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