22 days in Italy, Norway & Austria Itinerary

22 days in Italy, Norway & Austria Itinerary

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Start: Cairo, Egypt
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Train + Subway:  2 h 45 min
2
Ravello, Italy
— 2 nights
Bus + Train:  5 h
3
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
4
Como, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
6
Oslo, Norway
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
7
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
8
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Cairo, Egypt

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Popular historic sites such as Colosseum and Piazza Navona are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, and explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rome online driving holiday planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Rome is an approximately 7- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Cairo in August; daily highs in Rome reach 38°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Ravello.

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

2
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 14th (Tue), kick back and relax at Fornillo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido di Ravello and then admire the sheer force of Valle delle Ferriere.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ravello trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and subway from Rome to Ravello takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Rome in August, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Ravello: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Positano, Valle delle Ferriere
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Lido di Ravello ©
Lido di Ravello
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Campanile di Giotto. Go for a jaunt from Florence to Siena to see Duomo di Siena about 1h 05 min away. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, contemplate the long history of Loggia dei Lanzi, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence road trip planner.

Getting from Ravello to Florence by combination of bus and train takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. Traveling from Ravello in August, plan for little chillier nights in Florence, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Como.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Duomo di Siena
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John

3
nights
Como, Italy

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.
Relax by the water at Spiaggia Tranquilla and Spiaggia di Onno. Your inner history buff will appreciate Duomo di Milano and Cathedral of Como (Duomo). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Como: Turati Centro Nautico Lario (in Argegno) and Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar (in Griante). There's more to do: head outdoors with Sentiero 6 - Valbasca.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Como trip planner.

Take a train from Florence to Como in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Como are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Como

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Turati Centro Nautico Lario, Al Puunt-Snack Beach Bar, Spiaggia Tranquilla, Duomo di Milano, Spiaggia di Onno
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Turati Centro Nautico Lario ©
Turati Centro Nautico Lario
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Cathedral of Como (Duomo) ©
Cathedral of Como (Duomo)

3
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Venice, Italy

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.
Get some historical perspective at Piazza San Marco and St Mark's Campanile. Take a break from the city and head to Canal Grande and Like a Venetian. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice trip app.

Traveling by car from Como to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

1
night
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): get a sense of history and politics at Rådhuset, appreciate the extensive heritage of Oslomarka, and then trek along Nordmarka. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Ostensjovannet Lake, then get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning).

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Oslo online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Oslo takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Venice in August: high temperatures in Oslo hover around 23°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Oslomarka ©
Oslomarka
Nordmarka ©
Nordmarka

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 27th (Mon), browse the exhibits of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), then take in the exciting artwork at Residenzgalerie Salzburg, then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, and finally make a trip to Salzburger Altstadt. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Kapitelplatz & Kapitelschwemme, step into the grandiose world of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), then explore the galleries of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Salzburg online journey builder.

Fly from Oslo to Salzburg in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Oslo in August, expect Salzburg to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus) ©
Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus)

3
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Get some historical perspective at Schonbrunn Palace and Maria Am Gestade. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Vienna trip builder app.

Getting from Salzburg to Vienna by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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