54 days in Italy, Porto & Barcelona Itinerary

54 days in Italy, Porto & Barcelona Itinerary

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54 days in Italy, Porto & Barcelona Itinerary

Start: Porto, Portugal
1
Porto, Portugal
— 7 nights
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 6 nights
Fly + train:  6​h 30​min
3
Cinque Terre, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
4
Positano, Italy
— 1 night
train:  5​h 30​min
5
Bologna, Italy
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + bus + foot + train:  4​h 45​min
6
Taormina, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Syracuse, Italy
— 2 nights
8
Cefalu, Italy
— 2 nights
+2
train + bus + ferry:  5​h 30​min
9
Isola di Favignana, Italy
— 2 nights
+4
ferry + foot + subway + foot + train:  13​h
10
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
11
Lucca, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 30​min
12
Santa Teresa Gallura, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
13
San Teodoro, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
14
Villasimius, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
15
Pula, Italy
— 3 nights
16
Vasto, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
17
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Rome, Italy

7
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Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Largo da Oliveira and Se de Braga. Get some cultural insight at Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz and Capela das Almas. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porto: Guimaraes (Alberto Sampaio Museum, Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Oliveira, & more), Braga (Walking tours & Sameiro Sanctuary) and Coimbra (Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro & Old Cathedral of Coimbra (Se Velha de Coimbra)). There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Porto Augusto's, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Santo Antonio dos Congregados, walk around Parque da Cidade do Porto, and don't miss a visit to Porto Bridge Climb.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Porto trip itinerary maker site .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airport is Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport. In September in Porto, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites Shopping Tours

Side Trips

Guimaraes, Braga, Coimbra, Vila Nova de Gaia, Miradouro da Pedra Bela
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Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz ©
Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz
Largo da Oliveira ©
Largo da Oliveira

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nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Explore hidden gems such as Circ Roma and Girona Cathedral (Catedral). Get some historical perspective at Catedral Basilica Metropolitana Primada de Tarragona and Anfiteatro de Tarragona. Venture out of the city with trips to Parroquia de Sant Jaume Apostol (in Creixell), Jewish Quarter (in Girona) and Parroquia de Sant Cugat (in Salt). Spend the 15th (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Ciutat Vella, examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, pause for some serene contemplation at Templo del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus, and wander the streets of Barri de Gracia.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner .

Fly from Porto to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Porto to Barcelona. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Porto in September, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Tarragona, Girona, Parroquia de Sant Jaume Apostol, Parroquia de Sant Cugat
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 15:
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Plaça de Sant Felip Neri ©
Plaça de Sant Felip Neri
Circ Roma ©
Circ Roma

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nights
Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Get some historical perspective at Castello di Bardi and Borgo Storico di Riomaggiore. Get some cultural insight at Castello Doria and Parrocchia Di San Martino. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cinque Terre: Castello di Vigoleno (in Vigoleno), Camogli (S. Nicolò di Capodimonte & Basilica DI Santa Maria Assunta) and Castello di Tabiano (in Tabiano Castello). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Lorenzo, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di Nostra Signora di Reggio, do a tasting at Cinque Terre Walk and Drink, and head outdoors with Beach Bar Stella Marina.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Cinque Terre road trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Barcelona to Cinque Terre takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Cinque Terre when traveling from Barcelona in September, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Camogli, Castello di Bardi, Parrocchia Di San Martino, Castello di Tabiano, Castello di Vigoleno
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 19:
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Castello di Vigoleno ©
Castello di Vigoleno
Castello di Bardi ©
Castello di Bardi
Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church ©

1
night
Positano, Italy

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): look for gifts at Nana' Positano, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Antonino, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Sorrento, and finally explore and take pictures at La Masseria Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Monte Faito e Panorama, then get engrossed in the history at MAR - Museo Archeologico Romano, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta e Cripta Medievale.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Positano trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Positano takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and subway; or do a combination of train and subway. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Positano when traveling from Cinque Terre in September, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel to Bologna.

Things to do in Positano

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Sorrento, La Masseria Farm Experience, Monte Faito e Panorama
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 21:
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Basilica di Sant'Antonino ©
Basilica di Sant'Antonino
Cattedrale di Sorrento ©
Cattedrale di Sorrento
Church of Santa Maria Assunta ©
Church of Santa Maria Assunta

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nights
Bologna, Italy

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
On the 22nd (Tue), do a tasting at Acetaia Villa San Donnino, then see the interesting displays at Acetaia Giuseppe Giusti, then make a trip to Piazza Grande, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Domenico. Here are some ideas for day two: get advice or help at Complesso Monumentale San Michele In Bosco, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria dei Servi Bologna, head outdoors with Torre Prendiparte, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Pietro, then admire the striking features of Palazzo Re Enzo, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo del Podesta.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bologna driving holiday planning tool .

Traveling by train from Positano to Bologna takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Bologna when traveling from Positano in September, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Taormina.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Modena
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 24:
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Acetaia Villa San Donnino ©
Acetaia Villa San Donnino
Piazza Grande ©
Piazza Grande
Cattedrale di San Pietro ©
Cattedrale di San Pietro

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nights
Taormina, Italy

Taormina ©
With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
Castillo de Castelmola and Chiesa Madonna della Rocca are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Palazzo Corvaja and Porta Catania di Taormina. Change things up with a short trip to Annunziata dei Catalani Church in Messina (about 1h 10 min away). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at The Odeon, don't miss a visit to Chiesa di San Giuseppe, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa del Varo, and enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Mazzaro.

Before you visit Taormina, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Bologna to Taormina takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Bologna in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Taormina, with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Syracuse.

Things to do in Taormina

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Castillo de Castelmola, Annunziata dei Catalani Church
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Quattro Fontane di Taormina ©
Quattro Fontane di Taormina
Chiesa Madonna della Rocca ©
Chiesa Madonna della Rocca
Castillo de Castelmola ©
Castillo de Castelmola

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nights
Syracuse, Italy

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giovanni alle Catacombe, appreciate the extensive heritage of Monastero del San salvatore, steep yourself in history at Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Santa Chiara, then ponder the design of Fountain of Diana, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Filippo Apostolo. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Parco Marino del Plemmirio.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Syracuse itinerary planner.

You can drive from Taormina to Syracuse in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can go by car to Cefalu.

Things to do in Syracuse

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Noto, Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 29:
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Chiesa di San Giovanni Alle Catacombe ©
Chiesa Santa Chiara ©
Chiesa Santa Chiara
Monastero del San salvatore ©
Monastero del San salvatore

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nights
Cefalu, Italy

Cefalu ©
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. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): go for a walk through Lungomare Cristoforo Colombo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Maria, delve into the distant past at Mura Megalitiche, then delve into the distant past at Tempio di Diana, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Maria SS. Assunta - Matrice Vecchia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Porta Pescara, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa dell'Itria, explore the engaging exhibits at Museo Digitale al Bastione Innovazione Cibo Cultura, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oratorio del Santissimo Sacramento, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido Angeli del Mare.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cefalu trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Syracuse to Cefalu by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in Cefalu

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Castelbuono
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 1:
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Chiesa di Santa Maria ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria
Porta Pescara ©
Porta Pescara

2
nights
Isola di Favignana, Italy

Isola di Favignana ©
Once famous for its white tuff shell quarries and tuna can factory--now turned into a museum--Isola di Favignana attracts divers and beachgoers with its jagged coastline rich in coves and caves.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): delve into the distant past at Grotta del Pozzo, don't miss a visit to Villa Margherita Giardini Ipogei, then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Santa Caterina, then examine the collection at Casa Museo Matteo Sercia, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa Madre Maria SS. Immacolata. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant’Antonino da Padova and then stroll through Scalo Cavallo.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Isola di Favignana road trip planning app .

You can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry from Cefalu to Isola di Favignana in 5.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Isola di Favignana are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Parks Historic Sites Beaches
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 3:
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Grotta del Pozzo ©
Grotta del Pozzo
Chiesa Madre Maria SS. Immacolata ©
Chiesa di Sant’Antonino da Padova ©

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nights
Venice, Italy

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 4th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Scuola Grande di San Rocco, wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, take a stroll through Cannaregio, then explore the world behind art at Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dei Miracoli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Mon): snap pictures at Ponte dell'Accademia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, steep yourself in history at Scala Contarini del Bovolo, explore the world behind art at Museo Correr, then make a trip to Torre dell'Orologio, and finally don't miss a visit to Riva degli Schiavoni.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Venice trip planner .

You can do a combination of ferry and train from Isola di Favignana to Venice in 13 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Isola di Favignana in October; daily highs in Venice reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Lucca.

Things to do in Venice

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Ponte dell'Accademia ©
Ponte dell'Accademia
Scala Contarini del Bovolo ©
Scala Contarini del Bovolo
Campo del Ghetto ©
Campo del Ghetto

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nights
Lucca, Italy

Lucca ©
Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
On the 6th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Torre delle Ore. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di San Gimignano, steep yourself in history at Torre Grossa, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then take in panoramic vistas at Rocca of Montestaffoli, and finally admire the striking features of Acquedotto del Nottolini.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Lucca road trip planning site .

Getting from Venice to Lucca by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Lucca can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Santa Teresa Gallura.

Things to do in Lucca

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

San Gimignano
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 9:
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Duomo di San Gimignano ©
Duomo di San Gimignano
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Basilica of San Frediano ©
Basilica of San Frediano

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nights
Santa Teresa Gallura, Italy

Santa Teresa Gallura ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Complesso nuragico di Lu Brandali and Spiaggia Rena di Ponente. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cattedrale di Sant'Antonio Abate e Museum Ampuriense and Eglise Paroissiale Sainte Teresa. When in Santa Teresa Gallura, make a side trip to see Spiaggia Rena Majore in Rena Majore, approximately 32 minutes away.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Santa Teresa Gallura trip website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Lucca to Santa Teresa Gallura takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Santa Teresa Gallura

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Valle della Luna, Cattedrale di Sant'Antonio Abate e Museum Ampuriense, Spiaggia Rena Majore
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 12:
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Valle della Luna ©
Valle della Luna
Spiaggia Rena di Ponente ©
Spiaggia Rena di Ponente
Spiaggia Rena Majore ©
Spiaggia Rena Majore

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San Teodoro, Italy

A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
On the 13th (Tue), kick back and relax at Spiaggia della Tartaruga, then stroll through Cala Ginepro Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Cala D’Ambra. Keep things going the next day: play a few rounds at Puntaldia Golf Club and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the San Teodoro online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Santa Teresa Gallura to San Teodoro takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in San Teodoro, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Villasimius.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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nights
Villasimius, Italy

Villasimius ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Is Traias, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre di Porto Giunco, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Tramazzu, and finally do a tasting at Colline del Vento. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Via del Mare, see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico di Villasimius, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Cala San Stefano, and finally contemplate the long history of Fortezza Vecchia.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Villasimius journey planner .

Drive from San Teodoro to Villasimius in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daytime highs in Villasimius are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Pula.

Things to do in Villasimius

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:
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Torre di Porto Giunco ©
Torre di Porto Giunco
Fortezza Vecchia ©
Fortezza Vecchia
Museo Archeologico di Villasimius ©
Museo Archeologico di Villasimius

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Pula, Italy

Pula ©
Pula is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Cagliari in the Italian region of Sardinia, located about 25km southwest of Cagliari. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Necropoli di Montessu, then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Acquafredda, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Santa Margherita di Pula. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquarium Laguna di Nora, then get outside with spiaggia di Nora, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Efisio.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Pula trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Villasimius to Pula in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in October, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Vasto.

Things to do in Pula

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Necropoli di Montessu, Castello di Acquafredda
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 19:
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spiaggia di Nora ©
spiaggia di Nora
Necropoli di Montessu ©
Necropoli di Montessu
Castello di Acquafredda ©
Castello di Acquafredda

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Vasto, Italy

Vasto ©
The Città del Vasto or Vasto is a town and comune on the Adriatic coast of the Province of Chieti in southern Abruzzo, Italy. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Palazzo d'Avalos - Musei Civici, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale San Giuseppe, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Francesco di Paola, then wander the streets of Borgo Medievale di Crecchio, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castello Ducale di Crecchio. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Piazza Rossetti and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Vasto Marina.

To see photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Vasto driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Pula to Vasto takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Vasto

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trip

Crecchio
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 21:
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Palazzo d'Avalos - Musei Civici ©
Palazzo d'Avalos - Musei Civici
Castello Ducale di Crecchio ©
Castello Ducale di Crecchio
Chiesa di San Francesco di Paola ©
Chiesa di San Francesco di Paola

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Venice, Italy

Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, take a stroll through Cannaregio, take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Campo della Salute. Here are some ideas for day two: go for a stroll along the water at Riva degli Schiavoni, admire the striking features of Torre dell'Orologio, admire the masterpieces at Museo Correr, then admire the landmark architecture of Venetian Arsenal, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and finally admire the striking features of Scala Contarini del Bovolo.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Venice vacation planner .

You can drive from Vasto to Venice in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Photography Tours
Venetian Arsenal ©
Venetian Arsenal
Scala Contarini del Bovolo ©
Scala Contarini del Bovolo

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