15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
1
Rome
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Amalfi
— 3 nights
Ferry
3
Capri, Island of Capri
— 2 nights
Ferry to Sorrento, Train to Florence
4
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly to Philadelphia, Train to Washington DC

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Rome

— 4 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 plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Rome journey builder.

Washington DC, USA to Rome is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington DC to Rome. In October, daytime highs in Rome are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 4:

Amalfi

— 3 nights

Painted Town

Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Get outdoors at Boat Tours & Water Sports and Le Ali nel Vento - Birds of Prey Experience. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amalfi: Positano (Fornillo & Walk of the Gods). Next up on the itinerary: cruise along Amalfi Coast, take in the dramatic scenery at Valle delle Ferriere, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and Head underground at Cave of Smeraldo.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Amalfi trip website.

Traveling by car from Rome to Amalfi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Amalfi, with lows of 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Capri.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 4 — 7:

Capri, Island of Capri

— 2 nights
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
On the 8th (Sun), surround yourself with nature on Nesea Capri, then discover the deep blue sea with Capri Island Tour, and then don't miss a visit to Piazza Umberto I. On the next day, make a trip to I Faraglioni, explore the activities along Marina Piccola, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Solaro, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotta di Matromania, then Head underground at White Grotta, and finally appreciate the history behind Natural Arch.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Capri travel planner.

You can ride a ferry from Amalfi to Capri in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In November, daytime highs in Capri are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Capri

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 7 — 9:

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Florence trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and train from Capri to Florence in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, train, and flight. Traveling from Capri in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Florence, with lows of 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 11:

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.
You've now added Venice Original Photo Walk and Tour to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Venice trip builder app.

Getting from Florence to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Florence in November: highs in Venice hover around 56°F, while lows dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Tours · Classes · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 14:

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.