8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy trip planner
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Fly
1
Rome
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Venice
— 2 nights
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Rome — 2 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Roman Forum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums, and explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Rome online attractions planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Rome is an approximately 7-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Rome. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, expect little chillier with lows of 24°C in Rome. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Assisi.
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Assisi — 1 night

City of Peace

Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 3rd (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Chiara, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, pause for some serene contemplation at San Damiano, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri, and finally explore the historical opulence of Rocca Maggiore.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Assisi attractions planner.

You can drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September in Assisi, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.
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Florence — 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, and finally steep yourself in history at The Baptistery of St. John. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio.

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Traveling by car from Assisi to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daytime highs in Florence are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Venice.
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Venice — 2 nights

City of Romance

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 6th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore. Keep things going the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Venice tour planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Venice are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can fly back home.
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Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.
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