10 days in Italy Itinerary

10 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly to Pisa, Ferry to Portoferraio
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Portoferraio, Elba Island
— 1 night
Ferry to Porto Biglietterie Sud, Fly to San Teodoro
2
San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Villasimius, Sardinia
— 1 night
Fly
4
Sorrento
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Naples
— 1 night
Train
6
Rome
— 2 nights
Fly

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Portoferraio, Elba Island — 1 night

Portoferraio is a town and comune in the province of Livorno, on the edge of the eponymous harbour of the island of Elba. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Capanne and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Cavoli. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Spiaggia Della Biodola, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Di Sansone, then stroll through Spiaggia di Capo Bianco, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia delle Ghiaie.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Portoferraio trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Portoferraio is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In July, Portoferraio is a bit warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to San Teodoro.
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San Teodoro, Sardinia — 2 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.
On the 28th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Capo Comino and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Sa Curcurica. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): kick back and relax at Porto Taverna Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo, then kick back and relax at Lu Impostu Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia La Cinta.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Teodoro online holiday planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Portoferraio to San Teodoro in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. When traveling from Portoferraio in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Teodoro: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Villasimius.
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Villasimius, Sardinia — 1 night

On the 30th (Fri), kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Punta Molentis, tour the pleasant surroundings at Simius Beach, and then kick back and relax at Porto Giunco.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Villasimius journey planning website.

You can drive from San Teodoro to Villasimius in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Villasimius sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can fly to Sorrento.
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Sorrento — 2 nights

Land of the Sirens

A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Here are some ideas for day two: cast your line with a fishing tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, then take in the waterfront at Marina Grande - Antico Borgo Marinaro, then make a trip to Piazza Tasso, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Francis Church and Convent.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sorrento trip builder website.

Getting from Villasimius to Sorrento by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. While traveling from Villasimius, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Sorrento, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Naples.
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Naples — 1 night

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli, contemplate the long history of Catacombe di San Gaudioso, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimitero delle Fontanelle, then stroll the grounds of Catacombe di San Gennaro, and finally make a trip to Spaccanapoli.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Naples trip planner.

Getting from Sorrento to Naples by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train 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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Arch of Constantine, then savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Popolo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Villa Borghese, then take in the views from St. Angelo Bridge, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rome itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. August in Rome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Italy travel guide

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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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