11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 1 night
2
Como
— 2 nights
3
Venice
— 2 nights
4
Pisa
— 1 night
5
Florence
— 2 nights
6
Rome
— 2 nights

1
night
Milan

Milan ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

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Cairo, Egypt to Milan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Cairo to Milan, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Cairo, expect cooler days and slightly colder nights in Milan, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Como.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

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Como

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at I Giardini di Villa Melzi, explore the world behind art at Villa Carlotta, and then admire the striking features of Villa del Balbianello. Keep things going the next day: take in the pleasant sights at Centro Storico, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Como (Duomo), and then take in nature's colorful creations at Il Giardino della Valle.

For ratings and other tourist information, read our Como route planner.

Traveling by car from Milan to Como takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October in Como, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Como

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Tremezzina, I Giardini di Villa Melzi, Il Giardino della Valle
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Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello
I Giardini di Villa Melzi ©
I Giardini di Villa Melzi

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Venice

Venice ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, thensnap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Como to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Venice sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pisa.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
On the 16th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of St Martin Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Camposanto, thenmake a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Pisa journey maker site.

Traveling by car from Venice to Pisa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October in Pisa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St Martin Cathedral
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St Martin Cathedral ©
St Martin Cathedral
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Piazza dei Miracoli ©
Piazza dei Miracoli

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nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 17th (Wed), appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thensnap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenadmire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, thenexplore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and finally make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planner.

Getting from Pisa to Florence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. October in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 19th (Fri), make a trip to Spanish Steps, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome tour planning app.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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