13 days in Italy Itinerary

13 days in Italy Itinerary

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Venice
— 2 nights
Fly to Naples, Ferry to Anacapri
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Anacapri, Island of Capri
— 1 night
Ferry to Municipio, Fly to Alghero
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Alghero, Sardinia
— 2 nights
Fly
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Cinque Terre
— 3 nights
Fly
5
Lampedusa
— 1 night
Fly to Palermo, Train to Cefalu
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Cefalu, Sicily
— 2 nights
Drive to Falcone–Borsellino Airport, Fly to Medellin

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Venice

— 2 nights

City of Romance

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Cannaregio and Dorsoduro. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Padua (Prato della Valle, Scrovegni Chapel, &more). There's much more to do: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, pause for some photo ops at Punta della Dogana, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Venice itinerary planner.

Medellin, Colombia to Venice is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Colombia Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. In May, Venice is slightly colder than Medellin - with highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Anacapri.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 1 — 4:

Anacapri, Island of Capri

— 1 night
Anacapri is a comune on the island of Capri, in the Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Piazza Umberto I, tour the pleasant surroundings at Giardini di Augusto, make a trip to I Faraglioni, then take a memorable drive along Via Krupp, then explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Grotto, and finally get engrossed in the history at Villa San Michele.

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You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Venice to Anacapri in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In May in Anacapri, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Alghero.

Things to do in Anacapri

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 4 — 5:

Alghero, Sardinia

— 2 nights

Little Barcelona

Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Maria Pia and then see Off-Road Tours. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Neptune's Grotto, then explore the striking landscape at Capo Caccia, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Alghero trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Anacapri to Alghero takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Anacapri in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 13°C in Alghero. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 5 — 7:

Cinque Terre

— 3 nights

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Portovenere and Boccadasse. Step out of the city life by going to Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza and Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre. Venture out of the city with trips to San Pietro Church (in Porto Venere), Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari (in Genoa) and Baia del Silenzio (in Sestri Levante).

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Cinque Terre road trip planning app.

You can fly from Alghero to Cinque Terre in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. May in Cinque Terre sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 7 — 10:

Lampedusa

— 1 night
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
On the 11th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Pulcino and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia dei Conigli.

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You can fly from Cinque Terre to Lampedusa in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Cinque Terre in May, Lampedusa is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cefalu.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay May 10 — 11:

Cefalu, Sicily

— 2 nights
Cefalù is a city and comune in the Province of Palermo, located on the northern coast of Sicily, Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea about 70km east of the provincial capital and 185km west of Messina. On the 12th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Museo Mandralisca, then take in the awesome beauty at Rocca di Cefalu, and then don't miss a visit to Duomo di Cefalu.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cefalu day trip site.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Lampedusa to Cefalu in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. On the 13th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Cefalu

Museums · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 11 — 13:

Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
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.