9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Beirut
Fly:  6 h
1
Venice
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Florence
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Milan
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Genoa
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  4 h
5
Palermo, Sicily
— 1 night
+2
Train + Foot + 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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the activities along Canal Grande and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Scrovegni Chapel. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planner.

Beirut, Lebanon to Venice is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Beirut in November, with highs in Venice at 15°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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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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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 3rd (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Florence route website.

Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 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
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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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.
On the 4th (Sun), browse the different shops at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

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You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. While traveling from Florence, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Milan, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can catch the train 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.
On the 5th (Mon), observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Genoa road trip planning website.

Getting from Milan to Genoa by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Milan in November, expect Genoa to be somewhat warmer, temps between 19°C and 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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Palermo, Sicily

The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
On the 6th (Tue), let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour and then don't miss a visit to Cattedrale di Palermo.

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Palermo trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Genoa to Palermo takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow 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. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli, and then delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park.

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You can do a combination of train and flight from Palermo to Naples in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or ride a ferry. In November, daytime highs in Naples are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel 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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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Amalfi day trip planning site.

Do a combination of subway and taxi from Naples to Amalfi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Naples in November since evenings lows in Amalfi dip to 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. On the 8th (Thu), explore the ancient world of Villa Adriana and then stroll through Villa d'Este.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tivoli day trip app.

You can drive from Amalfi to Tivoli in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Amalfi in November since evenings lows in Tivoli dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow time for the train ride 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.
To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome online road trip planner.

Take a train from Tivoli to Rome in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Rome, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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