15 days in Italy & Normandy Itinerary

15 days in Italy & Normandy Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
3
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
5
Bayeux, France
— 2 nights

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona.

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San Francisco, USA to Rome is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Rome, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Rome: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Dedicate the 21st (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and pause for some photo ops at Campanile di Giotto.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Florence trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, expect little chillier with lows of °F in Florence. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Tours Museums Wineries
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

3
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: explore the activities along Canal Grande, don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, and admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

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You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. July in Venice sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

1
night
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.
On the 25th (Thu), admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, thenadmire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Milan online tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Venice to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Monumental Cemetery ©
Monumental Cemetery

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nights
Bayeux, France

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bayeux: Falaises d'Etretat (in Etretat) and Mont-Saint-Michel (Terrasse de l'Ouest & Mont Saint-Michel). There's much more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, contemplate the long history of Remains Mulberry Harbour, and admire the masterpieces at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bayeux trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Milan to Bayeux in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Milan in July, expect Bayeux to be a bit cooler, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Mont-Saint-Michel, Falaises d'Etretat, Remains Mulberry Harbour, Normandy American Cemetery
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Falaises d'Etretat ©
Falaises d'Etretat

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