15 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

15 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 2 nights
2
Venice
— 4 nights
3
Verona
— 1 night
4
Florence
— 3 nights
5
Assisi
— 2 nights
6
Rome
— 2 nights

2
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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 8th (Wed): wander the streets of Brera District, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Il Cenacolo, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Ducale, thencontemplate the long history of Certosa di Pavia, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Milan trip planner.

Newark, USA to Milan is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Milan is 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in November, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Certosa di Pavia, Piazza Ducale
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Piazza Ducale ©
Piazza Ducale
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro

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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.
Scrovegni Chapel and Battistero del Duomo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Basilica of St. Anthony and Scala Contarini del Bovolo. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Canal Grande, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, stop by Campo del Ghetto, and take a stroll through Cannaregio.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Venice planner.

Traveling by car from Milan to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. November in Venice sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

Padua
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Scrovegni Chapel ©
Scrovegni Chapel
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

1
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Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Arena di Verona, take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, and finally explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at San Fermo Maggiore, Verona, see the interesting displays at Casa di Giulietta, thenmake a trip to Arche Scaligere, thensnap pictures at Ponte Pietra, and finally don't miss a visit to Torre dei Lamberti.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Verona trip planner.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. November in Verona sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Basilica di Santa Anastasia ©
Basilica di Santa Anastasia
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio

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Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Visit Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Loggia dei Lanzi for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gallerie Degli Uffizi and The Baptistery of St. John. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Pitti Palace, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, kick back and relax at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Florence online travel planner.

Take a train from Verona to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Verona in November, plan for a bit warmer days in Florence, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Tours Outdoors
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Food Tours
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario di Rivotorto, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, refer to the Assisi trip itinerary site.

Getting from Florence to Assisi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In November, daytime highs in Assisi are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Museums
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Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Church of St. Louis of the French and Colle del Gianicolo. Step out of the city life by going to Faggeta del Monte Cimino and Riva di Polline. Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Clement Basilica, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Rome attractions planner.

You can drive from Assisi to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Faggeta del Monte Cimino, Riva di Polline, St. Peter's Basilica
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona

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