31 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Klarna Trips Italy trip maker
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Rome
— 5 nights
Drive
2
Assisi
— 4 nights
Drive
3
Siena
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Florence
— 4 nights
Drive
5
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly
6
Lampedusa
— 1 night
Fly
7
Palermo, Sicily
— 1 night
Fly
8
Ravello
— 2 nights
Ferry
9
Anacapri, Island of Capri
— 1 night
Ferry to Naples, Fly to San Teodoro
10
San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 3 nights
Drive
11
Alghero, Sardinia
— 3 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21

Rome — 5 nights

Eternal City

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 Villa d'Este and Villa Borghese. You'll explore and learn at Vatican Museums and Palazzo Doria Pamphilj. Step out of Rome to go to Tivoli and see Villa Adriana, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico, admire the striking features of Cupola di San Pietro, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and get engrossed in the history at Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

Montevideo, Uruguay to Rome is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Montevideo to Rome, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Montevideo in September, expect Rome to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Assisi.
more
Side Trips
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 20:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Assisi — 4 nights

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cascata delle Marmore and Duomo di Orvieto. Get some historical perspective at Pozzo di San Patrizio and Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola. Venture out of the city with trips to Museo Cinema a Pennello (in Montecosaro), Orvieto Underground (in Orvieto) and Rocca Paolina (in Perugia). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario Della Santa Casa, examine the collection at Museo della Porziuncola, step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Assisi online trip builder.

Drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Assisi can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Siena.
more
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
Side Trips
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 24:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Siena — 3 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Popular historic sites such as Historic Centre of San Gimignano and Abbazia di San Galgano are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Centro Storico di Siena and Duomo di San Gimignano. Explore Siena's surroundings by going to Abbazia di Sant'Antimo (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate) and San Gimignano Bell Tower (in San Gimignano). There's much more to do: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, explore the world behind art at Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana, and pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena.

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

Traveling by car from Assisi to Siena takes 2 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 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Florence.
more
Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Museums
Side Trips
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 27:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Florence — 4 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Duomo di Pisa. Battistero di San Giovanni and Camposanto will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Montecatini Alto (in Montecatini Alto), Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John, and admire the striking features of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to drive to Venice.
more
Side Trips
Find places to stay Sep 27 — Oct 1:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Venice — 3 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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace. Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica di San Marco and San Giorgio Maggiore. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Padua (Chiesa degli Eremitani - World Heritage Site, Scrovegni Chapel, &more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, take a stroll through Cannaregio, and snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip planning website.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in October, expect nights in Venice to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are little chillier, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Lampedusa.
more
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Side Trip
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 4:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Lampedusa — 1 night

Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
On the 5th (Thu), see the vivid underwater world at Capo Ponente, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Pulcino, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia dei Conigli, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Croce Beach.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Lampedusa vacation planner.

You can fly from Venice to Lampedusa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Venice in October, with highs in Lampedusa at 29°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Palermo.
more
Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 5:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Palermo, Sicily — 1 night

The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Del Gesu, then admire the striking features of Palazzo Conte Federico, then admire the striking features of Norman Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Palermo.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Palermo travel route builder website.

Traveling by flight from Lampedusa to Palermo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Ravello.
more
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 6:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Ravello — 2 nights

Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 7th (Sat), surround yourself with nature on Le Ali nel Vento - Birds of Prey Experience, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then stroll through Fornillo. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, don't miss a visit to Villa Rufolo, admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then look for gifts at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Ravello travel planner.

Fly from Palermo to Ravello in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or ride a ferry. In October, daily temperatures in Ravello can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Anacapri.
more
Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
Side Trips
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 8:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Anacapri, Island of Capri — 1 night

Anacapri is a comune on the island of Capri, in the Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): trek along Fortini Coastal Walk, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Solaro, get engrossed in the history at Villa San Michele, make a trip to Belvedere Cannone, then take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, and finally don't miss a visit to Giardini di Augusto.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Anacapri road trip website.

You can ride a ferry from Ravello to Anacapri in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to San Teodoro.
more
Parks · Trails · Nature · Outdoors
Side Trip
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 9:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

San Teodoro, Sardinia — 3 nights

A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
Step off the beaten path and head to Spiaggia La Cinta and Lu Impostu Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Explore San Teodoro's surroundings by going to Spiaggia Berchida (in Siniscola), Cala Gonone (Grotta del Bue Marino & Cala Fuili Beach) and Grotta di Ispinigoli (in Dorgali). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Porto Taverna Beach.

Find out how to plan San Teodoro trip without stress by asking Klarna Trips to help create an itinerary.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Anacapri to San Teodoro in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, train, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Anacapri in October, plan for slightly colder nights in San Teodoro, with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Alghero.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Trails
Side Trips
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 12:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Alghero, Sardinia — 3 nights

Little Barcelona

Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Spiaggia di Maria Pia, and then Head underground at Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Alghero Rock Climbing Sites, then take in the dramatic natural features at Capo Caccia, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Mugoni, and finally do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Leda' d'Ittiri.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Alghero trip maker site.

You can drive from San Teodoro to Alghero in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In October in Alghero, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 15:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Italy travel guide

4.6
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.
more