7 days in Italy Itinerary

7 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy route planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Florence
— 1 night
Train
3
Rome
— 3 nights
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Venice

— 2 nights

City of Romance

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 6th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Passeggiata lungo la restera, then stroll through Oasi Cervara, and then make a trip to Campo Santa Margherita. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Fondazione Giorgio Cini, make a trip to Riva degli Schiavoni, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Zaccaria, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Pantalon.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice online holiday planner.

Milwaukee, USA to Venice is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Milwaukee to Venice, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Milwaukee in March; daily highs in Venice reach 58°F and lows reach 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Florence

— 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 8th (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, explore the world behind art at Palazzo Strozzi, then take in nature's colorful creations at Giardino Bardini, and finally admire the striking features of Chiesa di San Salvatore in Ognissanti.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip maker tool.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Palazzo Colonna - Galleria Colonna and Colle Aventino. And it doesn't end there: ponder the design of Barcaccia Fountain, explore the galleries of Museo Nazionale Romano - Palazzo Altemps, pause for some photo ops at Trajan's Column, and take in nature's colorful creations at Priorato dei Cavalieri di Malta.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rome online trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature
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Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.