20 days in Amsterdam, Italy & France Itinerary

20 days in Amsterdam, Italy & France Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Ravello, Italy
— 1 night
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Saint-Raphael, France
— 2 nights
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Nice, France
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 3 nights

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get some historical perspective at Anne Frank House and Portuguese Synagogue. Get some cultural insight at Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace) and Panorama Mesdag. Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to Rotterdam Centraal Station (in Rotterdam) and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery (in The Hague). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), see the interesting displays at Micropia, do sightseeing at your own pace with Self-Guided Tours & Rentals, and get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Amsterdam sightseeing tool.

Chicago, USA to Amsterdam is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Amsterdam is 7 hours. In June, Amsterdam is little chillier than Chicago - with highs of 68°F and lows of 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace) ©
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

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 25th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, stop by Cannaregio, take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, pause for some serene contemplation at Scuola Grande di San Rocco, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of San Pantalon, and finally take a stroll through Campo Santa Margherita. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hunt for treasures at Mercati di Rialto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), then contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Venice trip planner.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Amsterdam in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Venice: highs are around 81°F and lows about 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Florence.

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Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari
Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco
Cannaregio ©
Cannaregio

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, then pause for some serene contemplation at Crypt of Santa Reparata, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica San Miniato al Monte. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Strozzi, admire the striking features of Cappelle Medicee, then snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cappella Brancacci, and finally contemplate the long history of The Baptistery of St. John.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Florence trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June in Florence, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Pantheon and Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri. Get some historical perspective at Cupola di San Pietro and Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Piazza Venezia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Necropolis, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and steep yourself in history at Roman Forum.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome travel planning app.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June in Rome, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro

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Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 2nd (Thu), admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello, take in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ravello trip planner.

Drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Rome in July: highs in Ravello hover around 84°F, while lows dip to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo

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Saint-Raphael, France

Saint-Raphael ©
Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
On the 3rd (Fri), kick back and relax at Calanque de Maubois, head outdoors with Jets'Cool, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Abel Baliff Beach. On your second day here, trek along Les Balcons du Cap Roux, then stop by Catalan Bougie, then put a fun spin on your tour with Total Xscape, and finally take an in-depth tour of Musee Archeologique de Saint-Raphael.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Saint-Raphael trip itinerary planning site.

Fly from Ravello to Saint-Raphael in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Ravello in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Saint-Raphael, with lows around 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Trails

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Calanque de Maubois ©
Calanque de Maubois
Abel Baliff Beach ©
Abel Baliff Beach
Musee Archeologique de Saint-Raphael ©
Musee Archeologique de Saint-Raphael

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Nice, France

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Popular historic sites such as Palais Lascaris and Haut de Cagnes are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ville medieval and Place Rossetti. There's much more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya, stroll around Parc du Mont Boron, take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, and examine the collection at Galerie Eva Vautier.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Nice travel planner.

Getting from Saint-Raphael to Nice by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in July, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

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Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice ©
Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice
Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Sainte-Chapelle and Île de la Cité are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore hidden gems such as Saint Germain des Pres Quarter and Église Saint-Étienne-du-Mont. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis, examine the collection at Musee Nissim de Camondo, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Paris trip app.

Traveling by flight from Nice to Paris takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nice in July, Paris is little chillier at night with lows of 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

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Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Sainte-Chapelle ©
Sainte-Chapelle
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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