10 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

10 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Aosta
— 2 nights
2
Molveno
— 3 nights
3
Braies
— 1 night
4
Merano
— 3 nights

2
nights
Aosta

Aosta ©
In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Castello di Fenis, examine the collection at Forte di Bard, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally explore the ancient world of Criptoportico Forense.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Aosta day trip app.

Rome to Aosta is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Molveno.

Things to do in Aosta

Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

Forte di Bard, Lillaz Waterfalls, Castello di Fenis, River Rafting & Tubing
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Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso ©
Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso
Porta Pretoria ©
Porta Pretoria
River Rafting & Tubing

3
nights
Molveno

Molveno ©
Molveno is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region of Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located about 40km northwest of Trento.GeographyMolveno is located at the northern end of a 4km long lake, at the foot of the Brenta Group and the Paganella mountain.The Lake of Molveno, formed by a landslide about 4000 years ago, is the second largest in Trentino-Alto Adige, 3.3km2. Get out of town with these interesting Molveno side-trips: Lago di Tenno (in Tenno), Trento (Castello del Buonconsiglio Monumenti e Collezioni Provinciali, MUSE - Science Museum, &more) and The Bastion (in Riva Del Garda). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Molveno, don't miss a visit to Lago di Tovel, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di San Romedio, and explore the historical opulence of Castel Thun.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Molveno tour builder.

Drive from Aosta to Molveno in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Braies.

Things to do in Molveno

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Trento, Santuario di San Romedio, Lago di Tenno, Castel Thun, The Bastion
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Lago di Molveno ©
Lago di Molveno
MUSE - Science Museum ©
MUSE - Science Museum
Lago di Tenno ©
Lago di Tenno

1
night
Braies

Braies ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): explore the activities along Lago di Anterselva, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Braies, and then stroll around Parco e Percorso Salute.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Braies day trip planner.

Drive from Molveno to Braies in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Merano.

Things to do in Braies

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Parco e Percorso Salute, Lago di Anterselva
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Lago di Braies ©
Lago di Braies
Parco e Percorso Salute ©
Parco e Percorso Salute

3
nights
Merano

Merano ©
Merano or Meran is a town and comune in South Tyrol, northern Italy. Change things up with these side-trips from Merano: Stelvio Pass (in Bormio), Bolzano (Via dei Portici, South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology, &more) and Il Campanile Sommerso (in Curon Venosta). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff, fly down the slopes at Val Gardena, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Merano Centro Storico.

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Drive from Braies to Merano in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Merano

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Bolzano, Val Gardena, Stelvio Pass, Il Campanile Sommerso
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I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff ©
I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff
Merano Centro Storico ©
Merano Centro Storico
Stelvio Pass ©
Stelvio Pass

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