15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy travel planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Rome
— 4 nights
Train
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Train
3
Milan
— 1 night
Drive
4
Folgarida
— 1 night
Drive
5
Andalo
— 1 night
Drive
6
Selva di Val Gardena
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly

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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: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cupola di San Pietro, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rome travel route planner.

Washington, USA to Rome is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington to Rome is 6 hours. In January, Rome is somewhat warmer than Washington - with highs of 55°F and lows of 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 21 — 25:

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.
On the 26th (Tue), take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally steep yourself in history at The Baptistery of St. John. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

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Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 53°F in January, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 27:

Milan

— 1 night

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): get your bearings at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

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Traveling by train from Florence to Milan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Florence in January, with highs in Milan at 46°F and lows at 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Folgarida.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 28:

Folgarida

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): get outside with Ecomuseo Val Meledrio, then fly down the slopes at Scuola Italiana di Sci Azzurra, and then head outdoors with Campo Base Travel & Holiday.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Folgarida road trip planning app.

Getting from Milan to Folgarida by car takes about 4 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Milan in January since evenings lows in Folgarida dip to 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Andalo.

Things to do in Folgarida

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Classes · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 28 — 29:
Highlights from your trip

Andalo

— 1 night
Andalo is a comune in Trentino in north Italy, with some 1,050 inhabitants in 2010. On the 30th (Sat), fly down the slopes at Paganella Fun Park, see the winter wonderland with Scuola Italiana Sci Dolomiti di Brenta, and then hit the slopes at Scuola Italiana di Sci & Snowboard Kristal.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Andalo online visit planner.

You can drive from Folgarida to Andalo in 1.5 hours. In January in Andalo, expect temperatures between 45°F during the day and 26°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Selva di Val Gardena.

Things to do in Andalo

Winter Sports · Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 29 — 30:

Selva di Val Gardena

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Val Gardena, stroll through Scuola Sci Selva, then take a pleasant ride with Charlotte Horse Riding, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Ston8 Snowpark Ciampac. Keep things going the next day: hit the slopes at Gardena Mountain Adventures, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sellaronda, then fly down the slopes at Ski and Snowboardschool Dolomites Reba, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Ski School Dolomites.

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Traveling by car from Andalo to Selva di Val Gardena takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Andalo in January, things will get a bit cooler in Selva di Val Gardena: highs are around 30°F and lows about 21°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Selva di Val Gardena

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 1:

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.
Venice Original Photo Walk and Tour has been added to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony, Chiesa degli Eremitani, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Venice tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Selva di Val Gardena to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Selva di Val Gardena in February, with highs in Venice at 50°F and lows at 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Tours · Classes · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 1 — 4:

Italy travel guide

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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.