12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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Ancona
— 4 nights
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San Savino
— 1 night
3
L'Aquila
— 3 nights
4
Popoli
— 3 nights

4
nights
Ancona

Ancona ©
Ancona is a city and a seaport in the Marche region in central Italy, with a population of around 101,997. Explore hidden gems such as Rocca Roveresca and Monastero di Fonte Avellana. Your inner history buff will appreciate Chiesa Santa Maria della Piazza and The Basilica of San Nicola a Tolentino. Explore Ancona's surroundings by going to Gubbio (Chiesa di San Francesco, Basilica of Saint Ubaldo, &more), Rocca Roveresca di Senigallia (in Senigallia) and Urbino (Oratorio di San Giuseppe & Oratorio di San Giovanni Battista). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Castello Pallotta, see the interesting displays at Museo Internazionale della Fisarmonica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa dei Morti, and admire the landmark architecture of Arco di Traiano.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Ancona trip maker site.

Aarhus, Denmark to Ancona is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Aarhus in July, things will get a bit warmer in Ancona: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Savino.

Things to do in Ancona

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Gubbio, Loreto, Urbino, The Basilica of San Nicola a Tolentino, Museo Internazionale della Fisarmonica
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Chiesa Santa Maria della Piazza ©
Chiesa Santa Maria della Piazza
The Basilica of San Nicola a Tolentino ©
The Basilica of San Nicola a Tolentino
Chiesa di San Francesco ©
Chiesa di San Francesco

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San Savino

San Savino ©
On the 14th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Santuario Madonna Dei Miracoli, then learn about winemaking at Castello di Magione, then look for all kinds of wild species at La Valle - Naturalistic Oasis, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello di San Savino.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read San Savino day trip planning website.

You can drive from Ancona to San Savino in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to L'Aquila.

Things to do in San Savino

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santuario Madonna Dei Miracoli, Castello di Magione, Castello di San Savino
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Castello di San Savino ©
Castello di San Savino
Castello di Magione ©
Castello di Magione

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nights
L'Aquila

L'Aquila ©
L'Aquila is a city and comune in Southern Italy, both the capital city of the Abruzzo region and of the Province of L'Aquila., it has a population of 70,967 inhabitants. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Grotte Dell'Arco and Castelluccio. Popular historic sites such as Roccaporena, Santuario di S. Rita and Basilica di San Bernardino are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from L'Aquila: Monastero Di S.Benedetto (in Subiaco), Basilica di Santa Rita (in Cascia) and Borgo Medievale Castelluccio di Norcia (in Castelluccio di Norcia). There's lots more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Pietrasecca, make a trip to Forte Spagnolo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria di Collemaggio e Porta Santa, and ponder the design of Fontana delle 99 cannelle.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the L'Aquila road trip planning tool.

You can drive from San Savino to L'Aquila in 3 hours. In July in L'Aquila, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Popoli.

Things to do in L'Aquila

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Cascia, Monastero Di S.Benedetto, Campo Imperatore, Grotte Dell'Arco, Borgo Medievale Castelluccio di Norcia
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Castelluccio ©
Castelluccio
Grotte Dell'Arco ©
Grotte Dell'Arco
Grotte di Pietrasecca ©
Grotte di Pietrasecca

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nights
Popoli

Popoli ©
Popoli is a comune and town in the province of Pescara in the Abruzzo region of Italy.HistoryThough the site has not revealed significant Roman presence it appears in a ninth-century document as borgo di Pagus Fabianus. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Castello Piccolomini di Celano, identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Gole del Sagittario, and then identify plant and animal life at Centro Visita Daini. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Abbey of Saint Clemente, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario del Volto Santo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Comune di Pacentro, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa della Santissima Trinita, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico di Scanno.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Popoli trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from L'Aquila to Popoli takes an hour. In July in Popoli, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Popoli

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Scanno, Abbey of Saint Clemente, Riserva Naturale Gole del Sagittario, Comune di Pacentro, Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento
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Abbey of Saint Clemente ©
Abbey of Saint Clemente
Santuario del Volto Santo ©
Santuario del Volto Santo
Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento ©