9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
1
Florence
— 2 nights
Train
2
Rome
— 1 day
Train
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Monforte d'Alba
— 3 nights
Drive to Malpensa International Airport, Fly to Los Angeles

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Church of Santa Felicita, Cappella Brancacci and Museo degli Innocenti. On the 29th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Santa Felicita. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Cappella Brancacci, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, and then gain insight with Museo degli Innocenti.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Florence visit planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Florence is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Florence is 9 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, Florence is slightly colder at night with lows of 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to take a train to Rome.
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Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
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Rome — 1 day

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rome visit planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Rome when traveling from Florence in May, with lows around 58°F. You'll set off for Florence on the 31st (Mon).
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Tours · Historic Sites · Nightlife · Outdoors
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Florence — 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

On the 1st (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the history behind Campanile di Giotto, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Rome in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 52°F in Florence. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Monforte d'Alba.
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Monforte d'Alba — 3 nights

Monforte d'Alba is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 60km southeast of Turin and about 40km northeast of Cuneo. Explore Monforte d'Alba's surroundings by going to Zoom Torino (in Cumiana) and Castello di Racconigi (in Racconigi). Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at Cantina Francesco Borgogno, get great views at Belvedere di La Morra, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Grinzane Cavour, and stop by Ravera Cioccolato.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Monforte d'Alba online route planner.

Getting from Florence to Monforte d'Alba by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Florence in June, Monforte d'Alba is slightly colder at night with lows of 60°F. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Sat) before leaving for 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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