12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Milan
— 1 night
2
Venice
— 3 nights
3
Florence
— 3 nights
4
Rome
— 4 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan trip itinerary app.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Milan is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai to Milan, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in October; daily highs in Milan reach 21°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Chiesa dei SS. Pietro e Paolo
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

3
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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Venice journey website.

Getting from Milan to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in October, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Florence day trip app.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

4
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: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, and explore the galleries of Vatican Museums.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Rome road trip planning website.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 25th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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

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