9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dublin
Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Pisa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
San Gimignano
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
3
Siena
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 15 min
4
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Rome
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
6
Venice
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
End: Dublin

1
night
Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Pisa trip itinerary planning website.

Dublin, Ireland to Pisa is an approximately 6- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, Pisa is a bit warmer than Dublin - with highs of 35°C and lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to San Gimignano.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites
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Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Piazza dei Miracoli ©
Piazza dei Miracoli

1
night
San Gimignano

San Gimignano ©
A historical gem in the heart of Tuscany, San Gimignano is known as the Town of Fine Towers for its jutting skyline of high city walls.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Fattoria Il Piano, do a tasting at Guardastelle Vineyard, then don't miss a visit to Duomo di San Gimignano, and finally contemplate the long history of Torre Grossa.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the San Gimignano road trip planning app.

You can drive from Pisa to San Gimignano in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in San Gimignano can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in San Gimignano

Wineries Historic Sites
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Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard
Fattoria Il Piano ©
Fattoria Il Piano
Torre Grossa ©
Torre Grossa

1
night
Siena

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, and then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from San Gimignano to Siena by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Siena sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Tours Historic Sites
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Food Tours
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

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nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, then explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, then don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by bus from Siena to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

2
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 28th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then explore the ancient world of Pantheon, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and then steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome travel planning site.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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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.
On the 30th (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Venice itinerary tool.

You can fly from Rome to Venice in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Venice are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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