7 days in Italy Itinerary

7 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sibiu
Fly:  5 h
1
Milan
— Few hours
Train:  1 h 15 min
2
Verona
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 15 min
3
Venice
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
4
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
5
Rome
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Sibiu

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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 27th (Sat), shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Milan planning app.

Sibiu, Romania to Milan is an approximately 7- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sibiu to Milan due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Milan when traveling from Sibiu in October, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

1
night
Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
On the 28th (Sun), see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, steep yourself in history at Piazza delle Erbe, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti, then experience the emotional art of opera at Villa InCanto Opera Lirica, and finally explore the historical opulence of Museo di Castelvecchio.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Verona day trip website.

Traveling by train from Milan to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. October in Verona sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Nightlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio

1
night
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.
On the 29th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To find photos and more tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by bus from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In October, daytime highs in Venice are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, then snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Florence road trip planning site.

Take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Florence sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

2
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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