22 days in Italy Itinerary

22 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Gorizia
— 3 nights
2
Trento
— 3 nights
3
Venice
— 6 nights
4
Trieste
— 3 nights
5
Monfalcone
— 1 night
6
Staranzano
— 1 night
7
Grado
— 2 nights
8
Villesse
— 1 night

3
nights
Gorizia

Gorizia ©
Gorizia is a town and comune in northeastern Italy, in the autonomous region of Friuli Venezia Giulia. Explore Gorizia's surroundings by going to Cividale del Friuli - UNESCO World Heritage Centre (in Cividale del Friuli) and Tarvisio (Mt Lussari & Laghi di Fusine). There's still lots to do: do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Zorutti, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant’Adalberto, examine the collection at Museo Santa Chiara, and get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo del Tribunale di Gorizia.

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Cairo, Egypt to Gorizia is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Cairo in December, you will find days in Gorizia are little chillier (12°C), and nights are much colder (0°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Trento.

Things to do in Gorizia

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tarvisio, Cormons, Azienda Agricola Zorutti, Cividale del Friuli - UNESCO World Heritage Centre
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 24:
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Mt Lussari ©
Mt Lussari
Weingut Edi Keber ©
Weingut Edi Keber
Museo Santa Chiara ©
Museo Santa Chiara

3
nights
Trento

Trento ©
Tyrol's capital and one of the nation's wealthiest cities, Trento serves as the commercial and cultural center of the region.
Change things up with these side-trips from Trento: Pedrotti Spumanti (in Nomi), Lago di Garda (in Garda) and Scuola Italiana di Sci & Snowboard Kristal (in Andalo). The adventure continues: make a trip to Piazza Duomo, admire the masterpieces at Castello del Buonconsiglio Monumenti e Collezioni Provinciali, ponder the design of Fontana dell'Aquila, and admire the striking features of Palazzo Larcher-Fogazzaro.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Trento journey planner.

Traveling by car from Gorizia to Trento takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Gorizia in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Trento, with lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Trento

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Pedrotti Spumanti, Lago di Garda, Scuola Italiana di Sci & Snowboard Kristal
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 27:
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Lago di Garda ©
Lago di Garda
MUSE - Science Museum ©
MUSE - Science Museum

6
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony & Scrovegni Chapel). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, admire the masterpieces at Museo Correr, and contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

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Traveling by car from Trento to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Trento in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Venice, with lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Trieste.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Padua
Find places to stay Dec 27 — Jan 2:
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande

3
nights
Trieste

Trieste ©
Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Trieste is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Trieste online route planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Trieste takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Venice in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Trieste, with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Monfalcone.

Things to do in Trieste

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Grotta Gigante
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 5:
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Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico ©
Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico
Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia ©
Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia
Spas

1
night
Monfalcone

Monfalcone ©
Monfalcone is a town and comune of the province of Gorizia in Friuli-Venezia Giulia, northern Italy, located on the Gulf of Trieste. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Parco Tematico della Grande Guerra di Monfalcone, steep yourself in history at Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio, then stroll through Sentiero Rilke, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castle of Duino.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Monfalcone vacation site.

Traveling by car from Trieste to Monfalcone takes an hour. Traveling from Trieste in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Monfalcone, with lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Staranzano.

Things to do in Monfalcone

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Duino, Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 6:
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Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio ©
Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio
Castle of Duino ©
Castle of Duino

1
night
Staranzano

Staranzano
Staranzano is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Gorizia in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located about 30km northwest of Trieste and about 15km southwest of Gorizia. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): grab your bike and head to Percorso Isola della Cona, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa Parrocchiale di San Canzian d’Isonzo, and then explore the striking landscape of Riserva naturale della Foce dell'Isonzo.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Staranzano travel website.

Staranzano is just a stone's throw from Monfalcone. January in Staranzano sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Grado.

Things to do in Staranzano

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Chiesa Parrocchiale di San Canzian d’Isonzo
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 7:

2
nights
Grado

Grado ©
Grado is a town and comune in the north-eastern Italian region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located on an island and adjacent peninsula of the Adriatic Sea between Venice and Trieste.Once mainly a fishing center, today it is a popular tourist destination, known commonly as L'Isola del Sole ("The Sunny Island"), also famous because it is also a spa town; together with Marano Lagunare, it is the center of the Marano-Grado Lagoon, which is famous for its uncontaminated nature. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): make a trip to Lungomare Nazario Sauro, admire the landmark architecture of Il Battistero di Grado, appreciate the history behind Basilica of Santa Eufemia, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, then delve into the distant past at I Resti Archeologici Basilica della Corte, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Della Musica Grado. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): tee off at Grado Golf Club, then explore the activities along La laguna di Grado e i suoi Casoni, and then look for gifts at La Brocca Rotta.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Grado online trip planner.

Grado is just a stone's throw from Staranzano. In January, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Villesse.

Things to do in Grado

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Aquileia
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 9:
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Basilica of Santa Eufemia ©
Basilica of Santa Eufemia
La Brocca Rotta ©
La Brocca Rotta
Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie

1
night
Villesse

Villesse ©
Villesse is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Gorizia in the Italian region Friuli-Venezia Giulia, located about 40km northwest of Trieste and about 15km southwest of Gorizia. On the 10th (Fri), admire the striking features of Villa Pace, then browse the different shops at Palmanova Outlet Village, then stop by Tiare Shopping, and finally learn about winemaking at Agriturismo Tenuta Luisa.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Villesse road trip planner.

Villesse is just a stone's throw from Grado. In January, daily temperatures in Villesse can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Villesse

Shopping · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Agriturismo Tenuta Luisa, Palmanova Outlet Village, Villa Pace
Find places to stay Jan 9 — 10:
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Tiare Shopping ©
Tiare Shopping
Agriturismo Tenuta Luisa ©
Agriturismo Tenuta Luisa
Villa Pace ©
Villa Pace

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