13 days in Milan, Naples & Venice

Jul 2, 2023  -  Jul 14, 2023
Make it your trip
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Milan
— 2 nights
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Naples
— 4 nights
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Venice
— 4 nights
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Milan
— 1 night
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Milan — 2 nights

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): get your bearings at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, and then admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. On your second day here, make a trip to Piazza del Duomo, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Sant'Alessandro, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, and finally admire the striking features of Palazzo Confalonieri.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Milan itinerary maker app.

Auckland, New Zealand to Milan is an approximately 26.5-hour flight. Traveling from Auckland to Milan, you'll gain 11 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Auckland in July, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Milan: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Naples.
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Naples — 4 nights

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Explore Naples' surroundings by going to Odeon - Teatro Piccolo (in Pompeii), Speed Boats Tours (in Salerno) and Positano (Absolute Positano, Fornillo, &more). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, get curious at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Naples route maker app.

Getting from Milan to Naples by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Venice.
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Venice — 4 nights

City of Romance

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Verona (Museo di Castelvecchio, Arena di Verona, &more). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, and admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice travel planner.

Getting from Naples to Venice by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Milan.
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Milan — 1 night

Fashion Capital of World

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Milan trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Milan by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. On the 13th (Thu), you'll travel back home.
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