8 days in Milan & Florence Itinerary

8 days in Milan & Florence Itinerary

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1
Milan
— 2 nights
2
Florence
— 5 nights

2
nights
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 12th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Piazza di Santa Maria delle Grazie, 2, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano, thenexamine the collection at Gallerie d’Italia, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro, and finally examine the collection at Museo del Novecento.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Milan route planner.

Mumbai, India to Milan is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Traveling from Mumbai in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Milan, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites
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Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore ©
Gallerie d’Italia ©
Gallerie d’Italia
Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano ©
Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano

5
nights
Florence

Florence
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Pitti Palace and The Baptistery of St. John. Get a sense of the local culture at Centro Storico and Centro Storico di Siena. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: San Gimignano Bell Tower (in San Gimignano), Abbazia di San Galgano (in Chiusdino) and Castello di Monteriggioni (in Monteriggioni). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Basilica San Miniato al Monte, take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Mangia, learn about winemaking at Montefioralle Winery, and ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Florence road trip planning site.

You can take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Siena, San Gimignano Bell Tower, Abbazia di San Galgano, Castello di Monteriggioni, Montefioralle Winery
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Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano

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