8 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

8 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy trip maker

Make it your trip
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Venice
— 3 nights
Train
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Pisa
— 1 night
Drive
3
Florence
— 1 night
Train
4
Rome
— 2 nights

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Venice

— 3 nights

City of Romance

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Piazza San Marco, Doge's Palace, Canal Grande, and other attractions.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Venice travel route planning app.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Venice Marco Polo Airport, Treviso-Sant'Angelo Airport and Trieste–Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport. In April, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Pisa.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Pisa

— 1 night
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
On the 27th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Camposanto, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa, then make a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli, and finally don't miss a visit to Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Pisa day trip planning site.

You can take a train from Venice to Pisa in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or fly. April in Pisa sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites

Florence

— 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 28th (Sun), make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate the long history of Loggia dei Lanzi.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Florence journey planner.

Getting from Pisa to Florence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In April in Florence, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites

Rome

— 2 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 29th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Pantheon, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, then make a trip to Roman Forum, then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and finally contemplate the long history of Colosseum. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Rome are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll set off for home on the 1st (Wed).

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip