10 days in Italy Itinerary

10 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— Few hours
2
Verona
— 2 nights
3
Bellagio
— 1 night
4
Bolzano
— 2 nights
5
Cortina d'Ampezzo
— 3 nights
6
Venice
— 1 night

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Venice

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary site.

If you are flying in from The Netherlands, the closest major aiports are Venice Marco Polo Airport, Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport and Trieste–Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport. In August in Venice, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Ponte di Rialto ©
Ponte di Rialto

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Verona

The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Verona day trip planning tool.

Drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bellagio.

Things to do in Verona

Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Malga Derocon, Parasailing & Paragliding
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Parco Naturalistico delle Cascate-Family ©
Malga Derocon ©
Malga Derocon

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Bellagio

Bellagio ©
Known as the pearl of Lake Como for its luxury accommodations, high-end shops, and fine dining options, Bellagio serves as the lake's premiere resort town.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): get outside with Bellagio Mountains, stroll around La Punta Spartivento, then look for gifts at Azalea - Silk of Como, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Giacomo, and finally get a dose of the wild on Walking Tour Bellagio - Lake of Como. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get interesting insight from Bellagio Sailing, then learn about winemaking at Enoteca Principessa, then stroll around Parco di Villa Serbelloni, and finally stroll through I Giardini di Villa Melzi.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bellagio road trip app.

Getting from Verona to Bellagio by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Bolzano.

Things to do in Bellagio

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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I Giardini di Villa Melzi ©
I Giardini di Villa Melzi
Walking Tour Bellagio - Lake of Como ©
Walking Tour Bellagio - Lake of Como
Bellagio Sailing ©
Bellagio Sailing

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Bolzano

Bolzano ©
South Tyrol's capital, Bolzano, has been named the Italian city with the highest quality of life.
On the 5th (Wed), pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Walther Von der Vogelweide, take an in-depth tour of South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa del Sacro Cuore, don't miss a visit to Via Argentieri, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa dei Domenicani, and finally hike along Il Salto/ Salten.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bolzano trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Bellagio to Bolzano in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Bolzano are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Cortina d'Ampezzo.

Things to do in Bolzano

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Chiesa dei Domenicani ©
Chiesa dei Domenicani
South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology ©
South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology
Chiesa del Sacro Cuore ©
Chiesa del Sacro Cuore

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Cortina d'Ampezzo

Cortina d'Ampezzo ©
Cortina d'Ampezzo, commonly referred to as Cortina, is a town and comune in the heart of the southern (Dolomitic) Alps in the Veneto region of Northern Italy. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Rifugio Lagazuoi and Passo Falzarego. Escape the urban bustle at Passo Tre Croci and Cascate di Fanes. Explore Cortina d'Ampezzo's surroundings by going to Sesto (Monte Elmo, Val Fiscalina, &more). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Cristallo, learn about all things military at Museo Della Grande Guerra 1914-1918, delve into the distant past at Museo all'Aperto delle 5 Torri, and explore the activities along Lago di Federa.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Cortina d'Ampezzo journey planning site.

You can drive from Bolzano to Cortina d'Ampezzo in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. August in Cortina d'Ampezzo sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Cortina d'Ampezzo

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Sesto
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Rifugio Lagazuoi ©
Rifugio Lagazuoi
Passo Tre Croci ©
Passo Tre Croci
Cascate di Fanes ©
Cascate di Fanes

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Venice

Venice ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): wander the streets of Dorsoduro, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Campo Santa Margherita. Keep things going the next day: head off the coast to Lido, enjoy the sand and surf at Bagni Alberoni, then wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, and finally wander the streets of Cannaregio.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Cortina d'Ampezzo to Venice in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks
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Dorsoduro ©
Dorsoduro
Cannaregio ©
Cannaregio
Campo Santa Margherita ©
Campo Santa Margherita

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