13 days in Italy, Bastia & Bonifacio Itinerary

13 days in Italy, Bastia & Bonifacio Itinerary

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Bergamo, Italy
— 1 day
Drive
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Genoa, Italy
— 1 night
Train
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Cinque Terre, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
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Livorno, Italy
— 1 night
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Drive to Pisa International Airport, Fly to Bastia-Poretta Airport, Drive to Bastia
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Bastia, France
— 1 day
Drive
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Bonifacio, France
— 1 night
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Drive to Ajaccio-Napoléon Bonaparte Airport, Fly to Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport, Drive to Santa Teresa Gallura
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Santa Teresa Gallura, Italy
— 1 day
Drive
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Cagliari, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
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Santa Teresa Gallura, Italy
— 1 night
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Drive to Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport, Fly to Bastia-Poretta Airport, Drive to Bastia
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Bastia, France
— 1 night
Drive to Bastia-Poretta Airport, Fly to Peretola Airport
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Florence, Italy
— 1 day
Drive
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Bergamo, Italy
— 1 night
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Bergamo, Italy

— 1 day

City of a Thousand

In the foothills of the Alps, Bergamo is features a wealth of artistic treasures and a charming medieval atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, contemplate the long history of Mura Venete, and then head outdoors with Parchi Avventura Bergamo (Roncola).

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bergamo trip planning website.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Bergamo is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Vilnius to Bergamo due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Vilnius in October, with highs in Bergamo at 21°C and lows at 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Genoa.

Things to do in Bergamo

Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Genoa, Italy

— 1 night
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Palazzi dei Rolli, then get to know the fascinating history of Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa, and finally partake in some friendly competition at Ilgioco.net - Escape Room Games & more.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Genoa planner.

Getting from Bergamo to Genoa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bergamo in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Genoa, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Genoa

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Cinque Terre, Italy

— 1 night

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Convento dei Cappuccini e Chiesa di San Francesco, then head outdoors with Beach Bar Stella Marina, and then trek along Cinque Terre Trails.

Plan trip to Cinque Terre with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Genoa to Cinque Terre by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Genoa in October, Cinque Terre is a bit cooler at night with lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Livorno.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails · Parks

Livorno, Italy

— 1 night

Naples of the North

Considered one of Tuscany's newer cities, the busy port city of Livorno boasts modern charm uncharacteristic of the region.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museo Civico Giovanni Fattori and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di Montenero.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Livorno trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Livorno takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. October in Livorno sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bastia.

Things to do in Livorno

Museums · Historic Sites

Bastia, France

— 1 day
Bastia is a French commune in the Haute-Corse department of France located in the north-east of the island of Corsica at the base of Cap Corse. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bastia trip itinerary planning website.

Explore your travel options from Livorno to Bastia with the Route module. In October, daily temperatures in Bastia can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Bonifacio.

Things to do in Bastia

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Bonifacio, France

— 1 night
At the southernmost tip of the island of Corsica, Bonifacio is a city with chalk-white limestone outcrops sculpted into unusual shapes by the ocean.
On the 18th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Bastion de L'Etendard and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage du Petit Sperone.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bonifacio trip website.

You can drive from Bastia to Bonifacio in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Santa Teresa Gallura.

Things to do in Bonifacio

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Santa Teresa Gallura, Italy

— 1 day
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Rena di Ponente.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Teresa Gallura online itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bonifacio to Santa Teresa Gallura. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cagliari.

Things to do in Santa Teresa Gallura

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Cagliari, Italy

— 1 night

City of Sun

The capital of Sardinia, Cagliari is spread out over seven hills and still bears the marks of its past conquerors, including the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, and Romans.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): stroll through Poetto.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Cagliari trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Santa Teresa Gallura to Cagliari takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Santa Teresa Gallura.

Things to do in Cagliari

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your trip

Santa Teresa Gallura, Italy

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): delve into the distant past at Complesso nuragico di Lu Brandali.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Santa Teresa Gallura online travel route planner.

Drive from Cagliari to Santa Teresa Gallura in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bastia.

Things to do in Santa Teresa Gallura

Historic Sites

Bastia, France

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Oratoire de la Confrerie de Sainte Croix and then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bastia road trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Santa Teresa Gallura to Bastia. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Florence.

Things to do in Bastia

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Florence, Italy

— 1 day

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Florence road trip app.

Explore your travel options from Bastia to Florence with the Route module. In October, daytime highs in Florence are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Bergamo.

Things to do in Florence

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Bergamo, Italy

— 1 night

City of a Thousand

On the 24th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, then head outdoors with Parchi Avventura Bergamo (Roncola), and then get to know the resident critters at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bergamo online journey builder.

You can drive from Florence to Bergamo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Florence, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Bergamo, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bergamo

Outdoors · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.