7 days in Italy Itinerary

7 days in Italy Itinerary

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7 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly:  5 h 15 min
1
Rome
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Paris

1
night
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 27th (Thu), steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum. On the 28th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, admire the striking features of Pantheon, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome online trip itinerary planner .

Paris, France to Rome is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of train, bus, and flight. You can also fly; or drive. While traveling from Paris, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rome, ranging from highs of 16°C to lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 29th (Sat), awaken your taste buds at Italy on a Budget Tours, admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo, then take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, and finally see the interesting displays at Galleria dell'Accademia.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence holiday planner .

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Tours Historic Sites
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Italy on a Budget Tours
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): wander the streets of Cannaregio, explore the activities along Canal Grande, then admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Venice road trip planning tool .

You can take a train from Florence to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in December, things will get slightly colder in Venice: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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