8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe tour planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

Start: Rome
1
Rome
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Florence
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Rome
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
4
Milan
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h
5
Rome
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
6
Arona
— 1 day
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Rome
— 1 night
End: Rome

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, make a trip to Piazza Navona, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome attractions planner.

If you are flying in from Greece, the closest major aiports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

1
day
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 9th (Tue), enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenmake a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online tour planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. June in Florence sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

1
night
Rome

Rome ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Monumento a Vittorio Emanuele II, make a trip to St. Peter's Square, thenpause for some photo ops at La Pieta, and finally don't miss a visit to Villa Borghese.

To plan Rome vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Milan.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Square ©
St. Peter's Square
La Pieta ©
La Pieta
Villa Borghese ©
Villa Borghese

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Milan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Milan are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

1
night
Rome

Rome
To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rome route planner.

Fly from Milan to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. You will leave for Arona on the 12th (Fri).

Things to do in Rome

Tours Historic Sites Nightlife

1
day
Arona

Arona ©
Arona is a town and comune on Lake Maggiore, in the province of Novara (northern Italy). On the 12th (Fri), go for a walk through Lungolago Arona, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Carlo, thenappreciate the history behind Statue of San Carlone, and finally make a trip to Parco della Rocca Borromea.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Arona visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Arona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rome in June, Arona is a bit cooler at night with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Arona

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Parco della Rocca Borromea ©
Parco della Rocca Borromea
Chiesa di San Carlo ©
Chiesa di San Carlo
Lungolago Arona ©
Lungolago Arona

1
night
Rome

Rome ©
On the 13th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, don't miss a visit to Roman Forum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Arona to Rome takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Arona in June, Rome is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum
Church of St. Louis of the French ©
Church of St. Louis of the French
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore

Similar Plans

10 days in Rome BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 9 days in Rome & Sorrento BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Rome BY A USER FROM FRANCE April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 9 days in Italy, Bregenz & Munich BY A USER FROM GERMANY May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 28 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 23 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 9 days in Rome BY A USER FROM TURKEY July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 28 days in Rome BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, extra fast, popular & hidden gems Preferences: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Extra fast 7 days in Rome BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Switzerland & Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA November, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: November, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Italy, France & London BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Rome & Venice BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy
See more plans