12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Accra
Fly:  10 h
1
Rome
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Venice
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Milan
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
5
Legnano
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Accra

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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Piazza Navona, steep yourself in history at Colosseum, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome planner.

Accra, Ghana to Rome is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In February, Rome is colder than Accra - with highs of 16°C and lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Florence online road trip planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In February, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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 26th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, thenmake a trip to Basilica di San Marco, and then explore the activities along Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, thensteep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

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Getting from Florence to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In February, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, thentest your team's savvy at La Casa Maledetta, and finally get advice or help at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca di Brera, thenget engrossed in the history at Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, and then step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Milan day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Legnano.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
La Casa Maledetta ©
La Casa Maledetta

2
nights
Legnano

Legnano ©
Legnano is an Italian town and comune with 60,313 inhabitants in the north-westernmost part of the Metropolitan City of Milan, about 20km from central Milan. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): don't miss a visit to Santuario Arcivescovile della Beata Vergine dei Miracoli, examine the collection at Museo del Santuario, appreciate the history behind Piazza Costellazione, thenexamine the collection at Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Intrappola.TO - Legnano.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Legnano travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Milan to Legnano takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Milan in February, Legnano is little chillier at night with lows of -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Legnano

Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Corbetta, Piazza Costellazione
Highlights from your plan
Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo ©
Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo
Escape Room Intrappola.TO - Legnano ©
Escape Room Intrappola.TO - Legnano

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