9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 1 night
2
Como
— 1 night
3
Positano
— 2 nights
4
Rome
— 2 nights
5
Florence
— 1 night

1
night
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 13th (Sat), stop by Paper Owl and then explore the activities along Canal Grande.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Venice itinerary planner.

London, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in Venice hover around 36°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Como.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Como

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): stop by Libreria Ubik, steep yourself in history at Broletto, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Como (Duomo), then stop by Dep Design Store, and finally stop by Tea World.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Como online trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Como by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Positano.

Things to do in Como

Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Dep Design Store ©
Dep Design Store
Cathedral of Como (Duomo) ©
Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Broletto ©
Broletto

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nights
Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Relax by the water at Fornillo and Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano. Shop till you drop at Theodora Moda Positano and Artigianato Rallo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Positano: Ravello (Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, La Bottega delle Arti, &more). The adventure continues: stop by Stella Moda S.n.c..

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Positano trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Como to Positano takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Como in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 26°C in Positano. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Positano

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Ravello
Highlights from your plan
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Theodora Moda Positano ©
Theodora Moda Positano

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and then contemplate the long history of Colosseum. On the next day, look for gifts at Elena Kihlman Designer Concept Store, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

Plan trip to Rome with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Positano to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, look for gifts at Goccia Shoes, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

Start your trip to Florence by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Florence when traveling from Rome in July, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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