8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome
— 1 night
2
Assisi
— 1 night
3
Florence
— 2 nights
4
Milan
— 1 night
5
Venice
— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Rome is an approximately 7-hour flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Rome when traveling from Tel Aviv in July, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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night
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 30th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Chiara, thencontemplate the long history of San Damiano, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Assisi journey planner.

Drive from Rome to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Assisi when traveling from Rome in July, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Damiano ©
San Damiano
Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara

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 31st (Wed): appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thenexplore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thendon't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Pitti Palace, thenadmire the landmark architecture of The Baptistery of St. John, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Florence vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Assisi to Florence by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In July, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

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night
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.
On the 2nd (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Piazza di Santa Maria delle Grazie, 2, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Milan online road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Milan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August in Milan, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, thensnap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Scrovegni Chapel, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of St. Anthony.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Milan to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Venice can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Padua
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Scrovegni Chapel ©
Scrovegni Chapel

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