12 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

12 days in Italian Alps Itinerary

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Trento
— 3 nights
2
San Candido
— 2 nights
3
Canazei
— 2 nights
4
Aosta
— 3 nights

3
nights
Trento

Trento ©
Tyrol's capital and one of the nation's wealthiest cities, Trento serves as the commercial and cultural center of the region.
Get out of town with these interesting Trento side-trips: Lago di Molveno (in Molveno), South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology (in Bolzano) and Merano (Tappeiner Promenade, I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the engaging exhibits at MUSE - Science Museum, steep yourself in history at Palazzo Todeschi-Micheli, explore the world behind art at Castello del Buonconsiglio Monumenti e Collezioni Provinciali, and stroll through Gruppo Dolomitico Sciliar-Catinaccio, Latemar - UNESCO.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Trento online sightseeing planner.

Albuquerque, USA to Trento is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Albuquerque to Trento, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Albuquerque in September, expect Trento to be a bit cooler, temps between 77°F and 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to San Candido.

Things to do in Trento

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Merano, Rovereto, Lago di Molveno, South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology
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MUSE - Science Museum ©
MUSE - Science Museum
I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff ©
I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff
Lago di Molveno ©
Lago di Molveno

2
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San Candido

San Candido ©
Innichen is a market town and comune (municipality) in South Tyrol in northern Italy.It is located in the Puster Valley on the Drava River, about 80km northeast of Bolzano, on Italy's border with Austria. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): let little ones run wild at Kinderland - Hotel Rainer, then walk around Parco Naturale Tre Cime (Dolomiti Patrimonio dell’Umanita - UNESCO), and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Drau Cycle Route. On the next day, head outdoors with Alpinschule Globo Alpin, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cappella "Lago di Braies", contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Braies, explore the activities along Lago di Dobbiaco, then make a trip to Duomo di San Candido ''La Collegiata'', and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimitero della Parrocchia di San Candido.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Candido trip planner.

Drive from Trento to San Candido in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, San Candido is little chillier than Trento - with highs of 63°F and lows of 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Canazei.

Things to do in San Candido

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Dobbiaco, Braies, Drau Cycle Route, Kinderland - Hotel Rainer
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Lago di Braies ©
Lago di Braies
Alpinschule Globo Alpin ©
Alpinschule Globo Alpin
Cappella ©
Cappella "Lago di Braies"

2
nights
Canazei

Canazei ©
Canazei is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located in the upper part of the Val di Fassa, about 110km northeast of Trento. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take a pleasant ride with Charlotte Horse Riding, then don't miss a visit to Sella Pass, then hit the slopes at Val Gardena, and finally get outside with Gardena Pass. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cappella di San Silvestro, walk around Puez-Geisler Nature Park, appreciate the history behind Monumento a Fausto Coppi, then hike along Sass Pordoi, and finally head outdoors with La Terrazza delle Dolomiti.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Canazei online travel planner.

You can drive from San Candido to Canazei in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from San Candido in September, with highs in Canazei at 77°F and lows at 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to Aosta.

Things to do in Canazei

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Selva di Val Gardena, Charlotte Horse Riding, Puez-Geisler Nature Park
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Sass Pordoi ©
Sass Pordoi
La Terrazza delle Dolomiti ©
La Terrazza delle Dolomiti
Charlotte Horse Riding ©
Charlotte Horse Riding

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Criptoportico Forense, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then appreciate the views at Val Ferret, and finally trek along La Casermetta. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Teatro Romano, don't miss a visit to Porta Pretoria, then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Fenis, then see the interesting displays at Forte di Bard, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello di Issogne.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Aosta trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Canazei to Aosta in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Aosta

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Courmayeur, Forte di Bard, Castello di Issogne, Castello di Fenis, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Teatro Romano ©
Teatro Romano
Porta Pretoria ©
Porta Pretoria

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