16 days in Italy & France Itinerary

16 days in Italy & France Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Nice, France
— 4 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights

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2
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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Disneyland Paris has been added to your itinerary. Bring the kids along to Eiffel Tower and Île de la Cité. Montmartre and Musee Rodin are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, explore the world behind art at Musee Jacquemart-Andre, head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis, and get engrossed in the history at Maison de Victor Hugo.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Paris tour itinerary builder website.

New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. In March, Paris is much colder than New Delhi - with highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Disneyland Paris, Albert Kahn Musee et Jardins
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Montmartre ©
Montmartre
Musee Rodin ©
Musee Rodin

4
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lérins Islands and Vieille Ville. Kids will appreciate attractions like Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Place Massena. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Castel Plage, steep yourself in history at Palais Lascaris, take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, and make a trip to Promenade des Anglais.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Nice online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Paris to Nice by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Nice: highs are around 17°C and lows about 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Nice

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, Les Gorges du Verdon, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Lérins Islands
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Les Gorges du Verdon ©
Les Gorges du Verdon
Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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nights
Milan, Italy

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 31st (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piazza di Santa Maria delle Grazie, 2, then admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Isola Madre and then step off the mainland to explore Isola Bella.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Milan trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Nice to Milan in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Nice in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Milan, with lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Isola Madre, Isola Bella
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Isola Madre ©
Isola Madre

2
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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, then steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. Here are some ideas for day two: get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and finally admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Florence trip simple and quick.

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

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nights
Venice, Italy

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.
On the 4th (Sat), step off the mainland to explore Giudecca, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Ca' Rezzonico, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Venice trip builder tool.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Venice are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Clement Basilica, then stroll through Isola Tiberina, and finally admire the striking features of Pantheon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, take some stellar pictures from Colle Capitolino, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo.

To find out how to plan a trip to Rome, use our trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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