11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy travel route planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Train to Salerno, Taxi to Amalfi
3
Amalfi
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Rome
— 3 nights
Fly

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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.
Venice is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, and take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Venice day trip tool.

Cairo, Egypt to Venice is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairo to Venice is minus 1 hour. In July, Venice is a bit cooler than Cairo - with highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 23:

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 24th (Sat), take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, then explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Florence travel planning app.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Amalfi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:

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 out of town with these interesting Amalfi side-trips: Torre di Grado (in Praiano) and Positano (Fornillo, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of Saint Trofimena, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Villa Cimbrone Gardens.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Amalfi travel route planner.

You can do a combination of train and taxi from Florence to Amalfi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Florence in July since evenings lows in Amalfi dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 28:

Rome

— 3 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 trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, admire the striking features of Pantheon, and explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Amalfi to Rome by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Amalfi in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 24°C in Rome. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 28 — 31:

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.