8 days in Brescia & Nice Itinerary

8 days in Brescia & Nice Itinerary

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Brescia, Italy
— 3 nights
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Nice, France
— 4 nights
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Brescia, Italy

— 3 nights

Lioness of Italy

As the second largest city in Lombardy after Milan, Brescia has served as an important hub of commerce and culture since pre-Roman times.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brescia: Lago di Garda (in Garda), Valle di Scalve (in Vilminore di Scalve) and Castello Scaligero (in Sirmione). There's lots more to do: discover the riches below the earth's surface at Miniera di Schilpario, examine the collection at Tempio Capitolino e Piazza del Foro, explore the historical opulence of Brescia Castle, and learn about winemaking at Villa Calicantus.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Brescia road trip planner.

Milan to Brescia is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive. In August, daytime highs in Brescia are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Brescia

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nice, France

— 4 nights

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Frejus (Barrage de Malpasset & Frejus Beach) and TakSea (in Saint-Raphael). Spend the 6th (Fri) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieille Ville, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, make a trip to Place Massena, and explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Nice road trip planning app.

You can drive from Brescia to Nice in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Traveling from Brescia in August, you will find days in Nice are slightly colder (32°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (25°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Nice

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Side Trips