11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome
— 3 nights
2
Florence
— Few hours
3
Barberino Val d'Elsa
— 3 nights
4
Cinque Terre
— 1 night
5
Venice
— 2 nights

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain and Roman Forum. Popular historic sites such as Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica are in your itinerary. Pantheon and Piazza Navona are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, explore the ancient world of Forum of Augustus, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Clement Basilica.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome day trip planning website.

Montreal, Canada to Rome is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Montreal to Rome, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Montreal in September: highs in Rome hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 18°C. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

few
hours
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence route app.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Barberino Val d'Elsa.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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Barberino Val d'Elsa

Barberino Val d'Elsa
Barberino Val d'Elsa is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Florence in the Italian region Tuscany, located about 30km south of Florence.The township of Barberino Val d'Elsa is located above the valley from which it takes its name. For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Barberino Val d'Elsa day trip planning app.

Drive from Florence to Barberino Val d'Elsa in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Barberino Val d'Elsa

Wineries · Historic Sites · Tours
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1
night
Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cinque Terre Trails.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre route planning site.

You can drive from Barberino Val d'Elsa to Cinque Terre in 3 hours. In September in Cinque Terre, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Venice.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks
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Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails

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Venice

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 19th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): examine the collection at Doge's Palace, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Venice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In September in Venice, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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