9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: New York City
Fly:  14 h
1
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Cinque Terre
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Cremona
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: New York City

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Museum-lovers will appreciate Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Pitti Palace. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, head outdoors with Giardino di Villa Strozzi, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Florence journey maker app.

New York City, USA to Florence is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. Traveling from New York City in April, expect nights in Florence to be about the same, around 50°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

2
nights
Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 12th (Thu), head outdoors with Beach Bar Stella Marina, thenkick back and relax at Spiaggia di Fegina, and then stop by Cantina du Sciacchetra.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cinque Terre online travel route planner.

Getting from Florence to Cinque Terre by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cremona.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Spiaggia di Fegina
Spiaggia di Fegina
Beach Bar Stella Marina ©
Beach Bar Stella Marina
Cantina du Sciacchetra ©
Cantina du Sciacchetra

few
hours
Cremona

Cremona ©
Cremona is a city and comune in northern Italy, situated in Lombardy, on the left bank of the Po River in the middle of the Pianura Padana (Po valley). Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at La Bottega dell’Archetto, thendon't miss a visit to Academia Cremonensis, and then don't miss a visit to Cremonabooks.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cremona road trip planning app.

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Cremona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in April, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Cremona

Shopping Museums
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Cremonabooks ©
Cremonabooks

3
nights
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco. Get in touch with nature at Canal Grande and Blue Moon. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Cremona to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Blue Moon
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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