8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Siena
— 3 nights
2
Fucecchio
— 1 night
3
Lucca
— 1 night
4
Carrara
— 1 night
5
Pontedera
— 1 night

3
nights
Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Family-friendly places like Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi and Eremo delle Carceri will thrill your kids. Explore Siena's surroundings by going to Museo della Porziuncola (in Santa Maria degli Angeli), Rocca Maggiore (in Assisi) and Cascate del Mulino (in Saturnia). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, step into the grandiose world of Rocca Paolina, and learn more about the world around you at Museo di Storia Naturale dell'Accademia dei Fisiocritici.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Siena trip planner.

Valletta, Malta to Siena is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Valletta in December, things will get a bit cooler in Siena: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Fucecchio.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Assisi, Val d'Orcia, Rocca Paolina, Cascate del Mulino
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Cascate del Mulino ©
Cascate del Mulino
Val d'Orcia ©
Val d'Orcia

1
night
Fucecchio

Fucecchio ©
Fucecchio is a town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Florence in the Italian region of Tuscany. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Il Padule di Fucecchio, make a trip to Piazza Garibaldi, Fucecchio, stop by Montalbano Agricola Alimentare Toscana, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa della Vergine della Ferruzza, and finally don't miss a visit to Ponte Mediceo.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Fucecchio online trip builder.

Getting from Siena to Fucecchio by car takes about 1.5 hours. In December in Fucecchio, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to Lucca.

Things to do in Fucecchio

Shopping Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Montalbano Agricola Alimentare Toscana
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Il Padule di Fucecchio ©
Il Padule di Fucecchio
Chiesa della Vergine della Ferruzza ©
Chiesa della Vergine della Ferruzza

1
night
Lucca

Lucca ©
Lucca, famous for its intact Renaissance-era city walls, remained an independent city-state until the end of the 18th century.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): don't miss a visit to Piazza dei Miracoli, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Torre Guinigi, and then don't miss a visit to Le mura di Lucca.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Lucca trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Fucecchio to Lucca in an hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Carrara.

Things to do in Lucca

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Piazza dei Miracoli
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Le mura di Lucca ©
Le mura di Lucca
Torre Guinigi ©
Torre Guinigi
Piazza dei Miracoli ©
Piazza dei Miracoli

1
night
Carrara

Carrara ©
Carrara is an city and comune in Tuscany, central Italy, of the province of Massa and Carrara and notable for the white or blue-grey marble quarried there. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): Head underground at Marble Caves of Carrara, get interesting insight from Tours, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Asciutti Carlo, and finally make a trip to Piazza Alberica.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Carrara visit planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lucca to Carrara takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Pontedera.

Things to do in Carrara

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Marble Caves of Carrara ©
Marble Caves of Carrara
Piazza Alberica ©
Piazza Alberica

1
night
Pontedera

Pontedera ©
Pontedera is an industrial town in the province of Pisa, Tuscany, central Italy. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): view the masterpieces at PALP Palazzo Pretorio, learn more about the world around you at Museo di Storia Naturale - Universita di Pisa, thenexamine the collection at Piaggio Museum, and finally stop by Amedei S. R. L..

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Pontedera online vacation planner.

You can drive from Carrara to Pontedera in 1.5 hours. In January in Pontedera, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pontedera

Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Museo di Storia Naturale - Universita di Pisa
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Museo di Storia Naturale - Universita di Pisa ©
Piaggio Museum ©
Piaggio Museum
PALP Palazzo Pretorio ©
PALP Palazzo Pretorio

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