The colours of autumn accompany the harvest season in Trentino: from the lemon and olive groves on Lake Garda, through the vineyards and chestnut forests of the valleys, slopes and plateaus, to the mountains, where the autumn sun makes South Tyrol shine in a very special light. Whether it’s a beach holiday, a cultural trip or a hiking excursion – for every visitor our tips for autumn in Italy offer an ideal balance to the dreary grey of everyday life.len Ausgleich zum tristen Grau des Alltags.
Relaxation on the beach of Sardinia
Summer warmth, gorgeous white beaches and a pleasant water temperature make the island of Sardinia in autumn an ideal seaside resort that lets its visitors forget the stress of everyday life. In addition to relaxing on the sandy beach, the island attracts visitors with historical ruins and winding, traditional towns. But those who want to travel relaxed within Italy and do not want to expose themselves to the stress of a spontaneous rental car booking, should book a suitable flight rental car with Sixt in time.
Impressive nature in Sicily
Sicily is also suitable for a beach holiday due to its southern location and summer temperatures. At the same time, however, the island also attracts with a wealth of art treasures and picturesque nature, the beauty of which is particularly unfolded in autumn – far away from jostling tourist crowds and the unbearable heat of summer.
Time out in the South Tyrolean mountains
The autumn sun makes South Tyrol shine in a very special light: Colourful forests, the first snow on the mountain peaks and a blue sky characterise the landscape. Pleasant temperatures and fresh autumn air round off the hiking holiday with wonderful views over the countryside. Further tips from the editors: The FalkensteinerHotelKronplatz at the foot of the South Tyrolean mountain of the same name and our selection of wine hotels.
The idyllic autumnal Tuscany
A relaxing nature holiday is offered in the picturesque Tuscany. Pine trees, columnar cypresses, olive groves and numerous vineyards make the idyllic landscape unique. Autumn turns the vineyards a vibrant red and in many places there are opportunities to watch the harvest. And there are special wines to taste. Here’s our tip on a special Primitivo offer. (Offer only available in Germany)
Culture in autumnal Rome
Rome, as the capital of Italy, is a real magnet for visitors at any time of the year due to its long history and numerous historical monuments. But while explorations of the city in summer are hampered by oppressive heat, autumn offers a pleasantly mild climate that allows hours of sightseeing in an unforgettable cultural holiday.
Relax in Puglia
Sit back, close your eyes and imagine you’re in Puglia in southern Italy. There, where the sun is at home, the warm, crystal-clear sea water reflects the sky in the most magnificent blue-green tones and where the beaches almost seem like in the Caribbean. Experience an unforgettable time of relaxation and enjoyment amidst the unique scenery at BorgoEgnazia.
Holiday on the quiet Lake Garda
The climate at Lake Garda is now autumnally mild. Even if the water temperatures are now less inviting for swimming, the region around Lake Garda captivates with a wealth of cultural highlights and a picturesque landscape. Due to significantly fewer tourists in autumn, nature lovers can enjoy the impressive views of the mountains in peace and quiet. Even the small towns in the region, which are crowded in summer, invite you to a relaxed visit.
More tips for relaxing getaways in the fall:
Switzerland in autumn
Car hire in Italy
With Sixt in Italy, you can book rental cars from various manufacturers from Fiat to Audi to Ford. For example, practical small cars for the narrow city centers of Milan, Rome or Florence. But also spacious station wagons for the family holiday, or limousines, premium cars such as SUVs for a trip out of the country. The selection is extensive and consists of modern rental cars at Sixt Italy at reasonable prices.