9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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9 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Beirut
Fly:  6​h
1
Venice
— 1 night
2
Florence
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Milan
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Genoa
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
5
Palermo, Sicily
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Naples
— 1 night
subway + taxi:  1​h
7
Amalfi
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
8
Tivoli
— 1 night
train:  45​min
9
Rome
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Beirut

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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 1st (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Scrovegni Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then get to know the fascinating history of St. Mark's Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, and finally snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary builder website .

Beirut, Lebanon to Venice is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time to Central European Time is minus 1 hour. In November, Venice is cooler than Beirut - with highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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night
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 3rd (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, then get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally see the interesting displays at Galleria dell'Accademia.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Florence road trip planning tool .

Take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in November, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Milan road trip tool .

Traveling by train from Florence to Milan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Florence in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Milan: temperatures range from 15°C by day to 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Genoa.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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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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Genoa

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): meet the residents at Acquario di Genova.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Genoa trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Milan to Genoa by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Milan in November; daily highs in Genoa reach 19°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Genoa

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa

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night
Palermo, Sicily

The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Palermo.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Palermo tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Genoa to Palermo in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or ride a ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Palermo

Tours Historic Sites
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Food Tours
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo

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Naples

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Napoli, and then steep yourself in history at Gli Scavi Archeologici di Pompei.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Naples trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Palermo to Naples takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in November, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Pompeii Archaeological Park
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Museo Cappella Sansevero ©
Museo Cappella Sansevero
Duomo di Napoli ©
Duomo di Napoli

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hours
Amalfi

Amalfi ©
Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Amalfi trip itinerary maker site .

You can drive from Naples to Amalfi in an hour. Other options are to do a combination of subway and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Amalfi when traveling from Naples in November, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tivoli.

Things to do in Amalfi

Historic Sites
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Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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Tivoli

Tivoli ©
Tivoli is a town and comune in Lazio, central Italy, about 30km east-north-east of Rome, at the falls of the Aniene river where it issues from the Sabine hills. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the ancient world of Villa Adriana and then take in nature's colorful creations at Villa d'Este.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tivoli tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Amalfi to Tivoli takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, subway, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Amalfi in November, expect slightly colder with lows of 9°C in Tivoli. On the 8th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Tivoli

Historic Sites Parks
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Villa d'Este ©
Villa d'Este
Villa Adriana ©
Villa Adriana

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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.
For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rome online travel route builder .

You can drive from Tivoli to Rome in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in November, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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