24 days in Italy & Athens Itinerary

24 days in Italy & Athens Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
3
Milan, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
6
Bari, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Pompeii, Italy
— 1 night
8
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights

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.
You've now added St. Peter's Square to your itinerary. There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip maker.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Rome is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Rome. In October in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

St. Peter's Square
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Florence itinerary planning website.

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Ponte Vecchio ©
Ponte Vecchio

3
nights
Milan, Italy

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.
Lago di Como has been added to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Il Cenacolo.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Milan trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Florence to Milan by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Milan: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Lago di Como
Highlights from your plan
Lago di Como ©
Lago di Como
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
Pinacoteca di Brera ©
Pinacoteca di Brera

2
nights
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 ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, thensnap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, thenadmire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Venice trip site.

Getting from Milan to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. October in Venice sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Ponte di Rialto ©
Ponte di Rialto

4
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, admire the natural beauty at National Garden, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and take a stroll through Plaka.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Athens online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Athens takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Venice to Athens due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Venice in October, with highs in Athens at °C and lows at °C. On the 26th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bari.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
nights
Bari, Italy

Bari ©
Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
On the 26th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Cattedrale di Bari, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica San Nicola, and then make a trip to Citta Vecchia - Bari. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Grotta del Trullo, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Castellana, thendon't miss a visit to Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare e Murat.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Bari vacation maker app.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Bari takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Bari is minus 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Pompeii.

Things to do in Bari

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare, Grotte di Castellana, Grotta del Trullo
Highlights from your plan
Basilica San Nicola ©
Basilica San Nicola
Grotta del Trullo ©
Grotta del Trullo
Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare ©
Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare

1
night
Pompeii, Italy

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Forum, admire the striking features of Villa dei Misteri, delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, thendon't miss a visit to Lupanar, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Pontificio Santuario della Beata Maria Vergine del Santo Rosario di Pompei.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Pompeii visit planner.

Traveling by car from Bari to Pompeii takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Pompeii sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Villa dei Misteri ©
Villa dei Misteri

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park has been added to your itinerary.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rome road trip tool.

Take a train from Pompeii to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 31st (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pompeii Archaeological Park
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park

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