5 days in Italy Itinerary

5 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Rome
Drive:  2 h 15 min
1
Assisi
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  7 h 15 min
2
Palermo, Sicily
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  4 h
End: Rome

2
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of San Pietro, learn about winemaking at Cantine Giorgio Lungarotti, then see the interesting displays at MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia di Sassovivo, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cripta di San Francesco, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria delle Rose, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Santo Stefano, then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, and finally learn about winemaking at Antonelli San Marco.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Assisi trip itinerary maker site.

Rome to Assisi is an approximately 2.5- hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in May, Assisi is slightly colder at night with lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Montefalco, Torgiano, San Pietro, Centro Storico, Abbazia di Sassovivo
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Abbazia di Sassovivo ©
Abbazia di Sassovivo
San Pietro ©
San Pietro
MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum ©
MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum

2
nights
Palermo, Sicily

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Museo dell'Acciuga and Santuario Gibilmanna. Step off the beaten path and head to Castello Ventimiglia and Chiesa di S. Domenico e Chiostro. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Palermo: CIDMA: Mafia and Anti-Mafia Center Guided Visits (in Corleone), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Cefalu) and La Bottega nella Roccia (in Caccamo). There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Chiesa di Santa Maria dello Spasimo and see the interesting displays at Museo Diocesano di Palermo (Le Stanze dei Vescovi).

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Palermo day trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Assisi to Palermo takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Cefalu, CIDMA: Mafia and Anti-Mafia Center Guided Visits, Castello Ventimiglia, Museo dell'Acciuga, La Bottega nella Roccia
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Museo dell'Acciuga ©
Museo dell'Acciuga
Chiesa di Santa Maria dello Spasimo ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria dello Spasimo
Santuario Gibilmanna ©
Santuario Gibilmanna

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