8 days in Florence, Rome & Brussels Itinerary

8 days in Florence, Rome & Brussels Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night

2
nights
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 13th (Mon): steep yourself in history at L’importuno di Michelangelo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thenget great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, thenexplore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Siena, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and then admire the striking features of Loggia dei Lanzi.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip planner.

Prague, Czech Republic to Florence is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Prague in January: high temperatures in Florence hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Centro Storico di Siena
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

4
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls and Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cupola di San Pietro, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and contemplate the long history of Colosseum.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome day trip planning tool.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. January in Rome sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Sat) before leaving for Brussels.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Vatican City, Ancient Rome
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Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls ©
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls
Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro
Room Escape Games

1
night
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Grand Place.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Brussels day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Brussels takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rome in January, things will get a bit cooler in Brussels: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Train World ©
Train World

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