19 days in Milan & Italian Alps Itinerary

19 days in Milan & Italian Alps Itinerary

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Milan
— 3 nights
2
Aosta
— 2 nights
3
Val Masino
— 2 nights
4
Bormio
— 2 nights
5
Pinzolo
— 2 nights
6
Riva Del Garda
— 2 nights
7
Canazei
— 2 nights
8
Merano
— 3 nights

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Oasi di Sant'Alessio and Lago di Mergozzo. Discover out-of-the-way places like Food Tours and Dialogo nel Buio. Get out of town with these interesting Milan side-trips: Valle Vertova (in Vertova) and Isola Madre (in Lake Maggiore). The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Isola Bella, see the sky in a new way at Civico Planetario Ulrico Hoepli, see the interesting displays at Museo del Novecento, and get engrossed in the history at Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Milan day trip planner.

St. Petersburg, Russia to Milan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from St. Petersburg in July: high temperatures in Milan hover around 34°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Aosta.

Things to do in Milan

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Oasi di Sant'Alessio, Valle Vertova, Lago di Mergozzo, Isola Bella, Isola Madre
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Food Tours
Oasi di Sant'Alessio ©
Oasi di Sant'Alessio
Lago di Mergozzo ©
Lago di Mergozzo

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 2nd (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Castello di Fenis, admire the verdant scenery at Val Ferret, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Cascate del Rutor. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the views at Val Veny, identify plant and animal life at Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso, and then admire the sheer force of Lillaz Waterfalls.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Aosta road trip planning app.

You can drive from Milan to Aosta in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Val Masino.

Things to do in Aosta

Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Courmayeur, Castello di Fenis, Cascate del Rutor, River Rafting & Tubing, Lillaz Waterfalls
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 3:
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Val Ferret ©
Val Ferret
Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso ©
Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
Val Masino

Val Masino ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Pian di Spagna, admire the sheer force of Cascate dell'Acqua Fraggia, then brush up on your military savvy at Forte Montecchio Nord, then take in breathtaking views at Orrido di Bellano, and finally see the interesting displays at Palazzo Vertemate Franchi. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Val di Mello, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbazia Cluniacense di Santa Maria di Piona, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Parco Valle Albano.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Val Masino trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Aosta to Val Masino in 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bormio.

Things to do in Val Masino

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Piuro, Colico, Pian di Spagna, Parco Valle Albano, Orrido di Bellano
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Orrido di Bellano ©
Orrido di Bellano
Abbazia Cluniacense di Santa Maria di Piona ©
Forte Montecchio Nord ©
Forte Montecchio Nord

2
nights
Bormio

Bormio ©
Bormio is a town and comune with a population of about 4,100 located in the Province of Sondrio, Lombardy region of the Alps in northern Italy.The centre of the upper Valtellina valley, it is a popular winter sports resort. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Saent Waterfalls, take in the views from Ponte Tibetano, then get to know the fascinating history of Gavia Pass, and finally explore the ancient world of Rock Engraving Park of Grosio. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parco Nazionale Dello Stelvio and then explore the activities along Lago di Cancano.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bormio trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Val Masino to Bormio takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Pinzolo.

Things to do in Bormio

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rabbi, Rock Engraving Park of Grosio, Parco Nazionale Dello Stelvio
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Gavia Pass ©
Gavia Pass
Parco Nazionale Dello Stelvio ©
Parco Nazionale Dello Stelvio
Rock Engraving Park of Grosio ©
Rock Engraving Park of Grosio

2
nights
Pinzolo

Pinzolo ©
Pinzolo is a small town and comune situated in Val Rendena in Trentino in the northern Italian Alps at an elevation of 800m.It is mainly known as a ski resort during the winter months and as a popular touristic destination in the summer. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): stroll around Parco delle Terme di Comano, then make a trip to Oasi Naturalistica Lago Di Nembia, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago dei Caprioli, and finally steep yourself in history at Forte Strino. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Cascate Val Genova, then take in the dramatic scenery at Nardis Waterfalls, then stroll through Cascate di Vallesinella, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Ritorto.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Pinzolo holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Bormio to Pinzolo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bormio in August; daily highs in Pinzolo reach 35°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Riva Del Garda.

Things to do in Pinzolo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Forte Strino, Lago dei Caprioli, Oasi Naturalistica Lago Di Nembia, Parco delle Terme di Comano, Nardis Waterfalls
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Nardis Waterfalls ©
Nardis Waterfalls
Lago Ritorto ©
Lago Ritorto
Parco delle Terme di Comano ©
Parco delle Terme di Comano

2
nights
Riva Del Garda

Riva Del Garda ©
Riva del Garda is a town and comune in the northern Italian province of Trento of the Trentino Alto Adige region. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): go for a walk through Old Ponale Road Path, make a trip to The Bastion, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Ledro, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Valle di Ledro. On the next day, take in the pleasant sights at Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta, explore the world behind art at Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Medieval Village of Canale, and finally explore the activities along Lago di Tenno.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Riva Del Garda day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Pinzolo to Riva Del Garda takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Riva Del Garda sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Canazei.

Things to do in Riva Del Garda

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Ledro, Tenno, Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 11:
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The Bastion ©
The Bastion
Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta ©
Sentiero panoramico Busatte Tempesta
Lago di Ledro ©
Lago di Ledro

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. On the 12th (Mon), get great views at Sentiero Viel del Pan, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sass Pordoi, then make a trip to Funivia Pass Pordoi, and finally explore the activities along Lago di Carezza. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Sella Pass, don't miss a visit to Ortisei: Zona Pedonale, and then glide through natural beauty at Alpe di Siusi - Seiser Alm Bahn.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Canazei driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Riva Del Garda to Canazei in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or take a bus. In August in Canazei, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Merano.

Things to do in Canazei

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Ortisei: Zona Pedonale, Alpe di Siusi - Seiser Alm Bahn, Sella Pass, Lago di Carezza
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 13:
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Sentiero Viel del Pan
Sentiero Viel del Pan
Alpe di Siusi - Seiser Alm Bahn ©
Alpe di Siusi - Seiser Alm Bahn
Sass Pordoi ©
Sass Pordoi

3
nights
Merano

Merano ©
Merano or Meran is a town and comune in South Tyrol, northern Italy. Visiting Tappeiner Promenade and Plose will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Canyon Rio Sass and Santuario di San Romedio. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Merano: Le Cascate di Stanghe (in Racines), Altopiano del Renon (in Soprabolzano) and Prati di Croda Rossa (in Sesto). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Bressanone.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Merano trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Canazei to Merano in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Merano

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Bressanone, Santuario di San Romedio, Le Cascate di Stanghe, Altopiano del Renon, Prati di Croda Rossa
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 16:
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Tappeiner Promenade ©
Tappeiner Promenade
Canyon Rio Sass ©
Canyon Rio Sass
Plose ©
Plose

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