11 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

11 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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11 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  7​h
1
Venice
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Milan
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Assisi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Rome
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Piazza San Marco, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Venice trip planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Venice is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to Central European Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Tel Aviv in August since evenings lows in Venice dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

1
night
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 25th (Sun), explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Milan trip maker tool .

Traveling by train from Venice to Milan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. August in Milan sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Take a break from Florence with a short trip to Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, about 1h 10 min away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Florence itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

1
night
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, steep yourself in history at San Damiano, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri, and finally step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Assisi online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Florence to Assisi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
Highlights from your plan
Museo della Porziuncola ©
Museo della Porziuncola
Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
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, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and admire the striking features of Pantheon.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Rome when traveling from Assisi in August, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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