17 days in Italy, Amsterdam & Paris Itinerary

17 days in Italy, Amsterdam & Paris Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
3
Bologna, Italy
— 1 night
4
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Paris, France
— 6 nights

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Popular historic sites such as Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) are in your itinerary. Get outdoors at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht) and Flying Dutch Boats. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif, take a stroll through Red Light District, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip itinerary planner.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Amsterdam is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Amsterdam, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in October, expect Amsterdam to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some historical perspective at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Basilica of Santa Croce. Museum-lovers will get to explore Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Museo di San Marco. Step out of Florence with an excursion to Castello di Monterinaldi in Radda in Chianti--about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace.

Plan trip to Florence with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Florence in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in October, with highs in Florence at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Bologna.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trip

Castello di Monterinaldi
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

1
night
Bologna, Italy

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
On the 24th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Piazza Maggiore, contemplate the long history of Basilica di San Petronio, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, and finally indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bologna online trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Florence to Bologna in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October in Bologna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Bologna

Tours Historic Sites
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Food Tours
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano
Basilica di San Petronio ©
Basilica di San Petronio

2
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.
On the 25th (Thu), admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Poldi Pezzoli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa dei SS. Pietro e Paolo, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, and then admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Milan trip planner.

You can take a train from Bologna to Milan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Chiesa dei SS. Pietro e Paolo
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

6
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.
Get some historical perspective at Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles. Do some cultural sightseeing at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Champs-Elysees, make a trip to Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, admire the masterpieces at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Paris holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from Milan to Paris takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. October in Paris sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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