15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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Rome
— 5 nights
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Ercolano
— Few hours
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Amalfi
— 3 nights
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Paestum
— 1 day
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Messina
— 1 night
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Taormina
— Few hours
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Syracuse
— Few hours
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Catania
— 2 nights
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Venice
— 2 nights

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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.
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, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rome tour builder.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport, Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport and Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi – Umbria International Airport. In May in Rome, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ercolano.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

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

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Ercolano

Ercolano
Ercolano is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Naples, Campania of Southern Italy. To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Ercolano journey maker app.

You can drive from Rome to Ercolano in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 26th (Sun), you'll travel to Amalfi.

Things to do in Ercolano

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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Amalfi

Amalfi ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello and then admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Fiordo di Furore, take some stellar pictures from Il Sentiero Degli Dei, appreciate the history behind Fontana sant'Andrea, then head off the coast to Li Galli, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Amalfi trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Ercolano to Amalfi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway and taxi; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Ercolano in May since evenings lows in Amalfi dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Paestum.

Things to do in Amalfi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Ravello, Il Sentiero Degli Dei, Amalfi Coast, Fiordo di Furore
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Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Il Sentiero Degli Dei ©
Il Sentiero Degli Dei
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

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Paestum

Paestum ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Il Tempio di Nettuno o Poseidone o di Hera II, appreciate the extensive heritage of Paestum Ruins, explore the ancient world of Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Paestum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Parrocchia Ss. Annunziata, and finally contemplate the long history of Borgo Medievale di Agropoli.

Plan my day in Paestum using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Amalfi to Paestum by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Messina.

Things to do in Paestum

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Borgo Medievale di Agropoli
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Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins
Il Tempio di Nettuno o Poseidone o di Hera II ©
Borgo Medievale di Agropoli ©
Borgo Medievale di Agropoli

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Messina

Messina
Messina is the capital of the Italian Metropolitan City of Messina. To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Messina trip maker website.

Getting from Paestum to Messina by combination of car and ferry takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Messina can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 30th (Thu), you're off to Taormina.

Things to do in Messina

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
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Taormina

Taormina ©
With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giuseppe, take in the pleasant sights at Piazza IX Aprile, then don't miss a visit to Corso Umberto, then walk around Villa Comunale, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa del Varo.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Taormina trip maker tool.

Drive from Messina to Taormina in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May in Taormina, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Syracuse.

Things to do in Taormina

Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chiesa di San Giuseppe
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Villa Comunale ©
Villa Comunale
Piazza IX Aprile ©
Piazza IX Aprile
Chiesa di San Giuseppe ©
Chiesa di San Giuseppe

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Syracuse

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
On the 30th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi and then steep yourself in history at Teatro Greco.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Syracuse online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Taormina to Syracuse takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Catania.

Things to do in Syracuse

Museums · Historic Sites
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Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi ©
Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi
Teatro Greco ©
Teatro Greco

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Catania

Catania ©
The landscape surrounding Catania, a medieval city on Sicily's eastern coast, is dominated by Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe.
To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Catania road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Syracuse to Catania takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. May in Catania sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Catania

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

EtnaExcursion.it
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EtnaExcursion.it ©
EtnaExcursion.it
Mt Etna ©
Mt Etna

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, and see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Venice road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Catania to Venice takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Padua
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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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