8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome
— 2 nights
2
Florence
— 2 nights
3
Milan
— 1 night
4
Venice
— 2 nights

2
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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill. On your second day here, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, thensteep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum.

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Krakow, Poland to Rome is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Krakow in January, expect nights in Rome to be a bit warmer, around °C, while days are much warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 16th (Thu), contemplate the long history of L’importuno di Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, thentake in the views from Ponte Vecchio, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Florence day trip site.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

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

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Milan

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): browse the collection at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, thensee La Casa Maledetta, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and finally admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Milan day trip planning website.

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Florence in January: high temperatures in Milan hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

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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 19th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, thensnap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Venice trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Milan to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In January in Venice, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

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

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