8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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8 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Goa
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Rome
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Pompeii
— 1 night
train:  3​h 45​min
3
Florence
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
4
Venice
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
End: Chur

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.
Rome Airport Transportation has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): get where you need to go with Rome Airport Transportation and then explore the ancient world of Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, then admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Rome trip builder tool .

Goa, India to Rome is an approximately 15-hour combination of taxi and flight. You can also do a combination of taxi, flight, and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Time is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Goa in May, you will find days in Rome are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are cooler (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Pompeii.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

1
night
Pompeii

Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

For reviews and tourist information, refer to the Pompeii travel route builder tool .

You can take a train from Rome to Pompeii in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. May in Pompeii sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Pompeii

Tours

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
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Wine Tours & Tastings

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): make a trip to Ratto della Sabina, examine the collection at Galleria dell'Accademia, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Florence visit planner .

Getting from Pompeii to Florence by combination of subway and train takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Pompeii in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Florence, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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.
On the 6th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Campo del Ghetto, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, then make a trip to St. Mark's Square, and then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 8th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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