5 days in Venice & Florence Itinerary

5 days in Venice & Florence Itinerary

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1
Venice
— 1 night
2
Florence
— 3 nights

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): make a trip to Piazza San Marco, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally make a trip to Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo).

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Venice attractions planning website.

London, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Venice is 1 hour. Traveling from London in March, you will find days in Venice are somewhat warmer (17°C), and nights are about the same (5°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online travel route planner.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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