Plan your holidays 2024: best time & date to travel in Italy

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The year 2024 has just begun and as we recover from the holidays, it's already time to think about the next holidays. To help you organize your holidays, here is a preview of the calendar of working weekends and public holidays for the year 2024. So you can plan your holiday in Italy in a hotel in Palinuro and your weekends in Campania to disconnect from work, to reduce the stress of returning to work.

Italy Holidays 2024: best dates for travel in Italy

The year 2024 will be a year to remember for the gradual return to normal after the restrictions due tothe Covid-19 pandemic and for the arrival of the vaccine and the mandatory green pass at work. However, it is also important to think about moments of relaxation to divert attention from everyday life and worries. Especially for those who have not had the opportunity to completely disconnect from work, it is essential to take time for yourself and your family to recharge your batteries and face future challenges with greater energy.

The 2024 offers youseveral opportunities to take some time off, with many midweek holidays and therefore many 2, 3 or 4 day holiday bridges. Lovers of long bridges will be able to have a great time and enjoy their free time without having to take too many days off. A large part of civil and religious national holidays, in fact, will fall on Mondays or Thursdays and Fridays, allowing the weekend to be extended. However, some weekends may require you to also book some days off, soit is important to start early so as not to miss the opportunity to enjoy yourfree time.

Italian holiday calendar in 2024 to better organize your 2024 holidays

Below you will find thecalendar of 2024 festivities including the patronal feasts of some of the bigItalian cities:

  • New Year's Day 2024 – January 1 – Monday
  • Epiphany 2024 – January 6 – Saturday
  • Carnival 2024 – Tuesday – February 13th
  • Easter 2024 – Sunday – 31st March
  • Easter Monday 2024 – Monday – 1st
  • 25 April 2024 – Thursday – Liberation Day
  • May 1, 2024– Wednesday – Labor Day
  • 2 June 2024 – Sunday– Republic Day
  • San Pietro e Paolo (Rome) – 29 June 2024– Saturday
  • August 15th - 15th August 2024 – Thursaday
  • 1 November 2024 – Friday
  • Sant'Ambrogio (Milan) - 7 December 2024 - Saturday
  • The Immaculate Conception - December 8, 2024 - Sunday
  • Christmas 2024 - 25 December 2024 - Wednesday
  • Boxing Day - December 26, 2024 - Thursday
  • New Year's Eve 2024 - 31 December 2024 - Tuesday

Italian national holidays 2024 to plan a long weekend in Campania or a tripin Southern Italy

Christmas holidays goneaway, it's already time to think about the next holiday and to glance at thecalendar in search of long weekends and public holidays in 2024. Unlike 2023,in which there were few long weekends, in 2024 there will be a little 'more!Beginning with the 3-day Epiphany, there will also be other bridges toconsider, although you may need to take some days off to "hook" onthese bridges.

2024 offers us variousopportunities to take some time off, with many midweek holidays and thereforemany 2, 3 or 4 days without having to take days off. Starting with the Epiphanylong weekend of January 6, which fell on a Friday with 3 days of vacations.

Other holidays toconsider are:

  • Easter and Easter     Monday, 31st March and 1st April 2024, for 3 days with our Easter     offers in Palinuro.
  • May 1, which falls     on a Monday, to experience a 3-day mini-vacation while waiting for summer     2024.
  • The Republic Day of     2 June 2024, which is celebrated on a Sunday to spend a 2-day weekend in     Palinuro.
  • The Immaculate     Conception, December 8, 2024, also on a Sunday, you can book for 3 days     and start breathing the air of the Christmas holidays.

If you work, 2024 stillgives you several possibilities to plan a weekend in Cilento, not only with 2or 3 day long weekends but also with long weekends of 4 or 5 days. Here aresome of the opportunities for bridges or long weekends with and without askingfor holidays at work.

  • On April 25,     Liberation Day, which falls on a Thursday. For the occasion, you can think     of a small 4-day vacation starting from Thursday by asking for 1 day off.
  • Carnival, Tuesday 13     February, despite being a bridge that is no longer in use. You can plan 4     relaxing days in Palinuro starting on Saturday, with two days off to take.
  • Ferragosto, August     15, which falls on a Thursday. If you are one of those who have to work on     August 15, you can ask for a day off and treat yourself to a small 4-day     summer break by booking a residence     in Palinuro or a B&B in Palinuro.
  • 1 November All     Saints falls on a Friday, to give you 3 days in Palinuro while waiting for     the Christmas holidays. November in Cilento still offers beautiful sunny     days and mild weather for strolling on the beaches of Palinuro or choosing     an excursion into nature.
  • Christmas and Boxing     Day, Monday and Tuesday, for a 4-day ski holiday.

If you work, plan yourholidays in advance and take advantage of the holidays offers in Campania to guarantee maximumsavings!

Holidays and school holidays in 2024 to organize your family holiday inItaly

If you want to organize afamily holiday in Palinuro, having the calendar of holidays and school longweekends at hand can be helpful. In fact, we anticipate that for the LiberationDay all students will have a long bridge available which runs from Thursday25th April to Monday 29th April. Since the party falls on a Tuesday, studentscan also have Monday off. In this period especially families, taking a day ortwo off, will be able to treat themselves to a trip or a stay with theirchildren in a residence with swimming pool in Campania. This way you can spendtime together without having to worry about school lessons and you can alsosave on vacation costs, which are usually higher during the summer holidays.Check out the May andJune offers inPalinuro with a 70% discount.

The 2024 school calendar can give you a hand in planning your 2023 holidays. Below you will find themain long weekends and holidays of the 2023 school calendar:

  • Christmas holidays     2024 : from Friday 23 December to Sunday 7 January
  • Easter holidays 2024 : from Thursday     28th March to Tuesday 2nd April
  • Liberation Day : from Thursday     25th to Monday 29th April
  • Shrove Tuesday (Carnival): Tuesday     13 February only in some Italian regions
  • Labor Day : from Monday 29nd     to Wednesday 1st May
  • Republic Day : Sunday 2 June
  • All Saints : Friday 1st November
  • Immaculate Conception:      Sunday 8th December

Ready to Explore Italian Holidays in Style?

Now that you have the calendar of holidays and school bridges at your fingertips, you just have tostart looking for the best offers for holidays in Campania. With a little imagination and a little organization, it is possible to find the right balance between work and play and spend precious time with family or friends. It is important to evaluate your needs and preferences and choose the most suitable destination and period, in order to be able to enjoy your holidays to thefullest and recharge your batteries to better face everyday life

Discover the beauty of South Italy with a stay at Residence B&B Villamirella, your family-friendly accommodation in Italy that promises unforgettable experiences and comfort. Book your holiday now and secure a spot in paradise!


Discover the Cilento Coast: An Exclusive Guide to Your Italian Holiday

In the heart of the Mediterranean, where the sun gently kisses the crystal-clear waves, lies a hidden gem waiting to be discovered: the Cilento Coast. This region, rich in history, culture, and breathtaking landscapes, is the perfect retreat for those seeking an authentically Italian holiday experience.

Scario, Portofino of South Italy
A tipical Cilento sea village . Scario

Why Choose Cilento for Your Holiday?

The Cilento offers a perfect blend of natural beauty, world-renowned archaeological sites such as Paestum and Velia, and a gastronomy that will delight your palate with the most authentic flavors of Mediterranean cuisine. If you're looking for a destination away from the crowded tourist routes, Cilento will gift you unforgettable moments, immersed in a landscape where time seems to have stood still.

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Discover Villa Mirella: Your Corner of Paradise in Cilento

As you plan your adventure in Cilento, let us guide you towards a discovery that will make your stay even more special: Villa Mirella, an enchanting residence that promises a unique lodging experience. Located in a prime position, Villa Mirella offers breathtaking panoramic views that will leave you speechless, combining modern comforts with the warmth and hospitality typical of Italy.

Why Choose Villa Mirella?

  • Strategic Location: Just a short distance from Cilento's main attractions, Villa Mirella is the ideal starting point for your explorations.
  • Authentic Experience: Every detail is designed to offer you a full immersion in the culture and beauty of Cilento.
  • Comfort and Relaxation: After a day of adventure, relax in one of our elegant rooms or enjoy an unforgettable sunset from our terrace.

Join Us for an Unforgettable Holiday

At, you'll find all the information to plan your perfect stay. Whether you're seeking adventure, relaxation, or simply a corner of paradise to enjoy the unfiltered beauty of Italy, Villa Mirella and Cilento await you to offer authentic emotions and memories that will last a lifetime.

Valuate your needs and preferences and choose the most suitable destination and period, in order to be able to enjoy your holidays to the fullest and recharge your batteries to better face everyday life

Discover the beauty of South Italy with a stay at Residence B&B Villamirella, your family-friendly accommodation in Italy that promises unforgettable experiences and comfort. Book your holiday now and secure a spot in paradise!

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