14 days in Italy & Paris Itinerary

14 days in Italy & Paris Itinerary

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Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  27 h
1
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Train:  5 h 45 min
2
Turin, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
3
Milan, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  24 h
End: Sydney, Australia

4
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately Versailles away. There's much more to do: browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and make a trip to Place de la Concorde.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris sightseeing tool.

Sydney, Australia to Paris is an approximately 27- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Paris due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Sydney in May: high temperatures in Paris hover around 20°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Turin.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

2
nights
Turin, Italy

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Reale, stroll around Parco del Valentino, then see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Piazza Castello, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo, then get great views at Basilica of Superga, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa dei Santi Martiri.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Turin tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Paris to Turin in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Turin

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Basilica of Superga
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Basilica of Superga ©
Basilica of Superga
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone ©

3
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
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.
Step out of Milan to go to Bergamo and see La Citta Alta, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca di Brera, stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, and make a trip to Piazza del Duomo.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Milan trip website.

Take a train from Turin to Milan in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Turin in May, expect nights in Milan to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

La Citta Alta
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

2
nights
Venice, Italy

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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace.

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You can take a train from Milan to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In May in Venice, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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