9 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

9 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome
— 2 nights
2
Assisi
— 1 night
3
Florence
— 1 night
4
Verona
— 1 night
5
Venice
— 2 nights

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls and Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura. Do some cultural sightseeing at Colosseum and Piazza Venezia. The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Rome trip planner.

Raleigh, USA to Rome is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Raleigh to Rome, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls ©
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls

1
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Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 8th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cripta di San Francesco, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Santo Stefano, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Assisi trip maker app.

You can drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

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Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

1
night
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 9th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thentake some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip maker website.

Drive from Assisi to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte

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night
Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
On the 10th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria Antica, delve into the distant past at Porta dei Borsari, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, thencontemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio, thenpause for some serene contemplation at chiesa di San Lorenzo - Verona, and finally experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona.

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

Take a train from Florence to Verona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Verona are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Nightlife
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Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, thenwander the streets of Cannaregio, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Verona to Venice by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

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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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