9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Rome
Fly:  3 h 45 min
1
Turin
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Florence
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 15 min
3
Siena
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Verona
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Merano
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
End: Rome

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night
Turin

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): explore the engaging exhibits at Palazzo Barolo, then slough off your stress at Turkish baths, then pause for some photo ops at Faro della Vittoria, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Filippo Neri. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Az. Agr. DEMARIE Giovanni di Demarie Aldo, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Bajaj, and then examine the collection at Museo Lavazza.

To see maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Turin trip itinerary builder tool.

Rome to Turin is an approximately 4- hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In January, Turin is slightly colder than Rome - with highs of 42°F and lows of 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Turin

Museums Wineries Spas

Side Trips

Az. Agr. DEMARIE Giovanni di Demarie Aldo, Azienda Agricola Bajaj
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Palazzo Barolo ©
Palazzo Barolo
Azienda Agricola Bajaj ©
Azienda Agricola Bajaj
Az. Agr. DEMARIE Giovanni di Demarie Aldo ©
Az. Agr. DEMARIE Giovanni di Demarie Aldo

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Florence

Florence
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 12th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, then get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Loggia dei Lanzi.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Turin to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Turin in January, plan for a bit warmer days in Florence, with highs around 53°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore ©
Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico

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Siena

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Castello di Monteriggioni, then get lost in a book at Biblioteca Piccolomini, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Mangia, and finally steep yourself in history at Centro Storico di Siena.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Siena sightseeing planner.

Getting from Florence to Siena by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Siena are 55°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Castello di Monteriggioni
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Castello di Monteriggioni ©
Castello di Monteriggioni
Biblioteca Piccolomini ©
Biblioteca Piccolomini
Torre del Mangia ©
Torre del Mangia

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Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, take in the views from Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Verona trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Siena to Verona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Merano.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio
Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio) ©
Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio)
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

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night
Merano

Merano ©
Merano or Meran is a town and comune in South Tyrol, northern Italy. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): look for gifts at Carni e salumi G. Siebenforcher, then take some stellar pictures from Mountain Cinema Knottnkino, then examine the collection at Castello Rametz - Wine Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Evangelica.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Merano trip planner.

Traveling by car from Verona to Merano takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In January in Merano, expect temperatures between 45°F during the day and 26°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Merano

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mountain Cinema Knottnkino
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Carni e salumi G. Siebenforcher ©
Carni e salumi G. Siebenforcher
Chiesa Evangelica ©
Chiesa Evangelica

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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.
On the 16th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of San Pantalon, admire the masterpieces at Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna, then take a stroll through Cannaregio, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Santa Maria e San Donato, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta e Chiesa di Santa Fosca. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Giudecca, take in the waterfront activity at Riva degli Schiavoni, explore the world behind art at Museo Querini Stampalia, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Giglio (Zobenigo), and finally wander the streets of Campo Santa Margherita.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Merano to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Merano in January, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 33°F in Venice. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta e Chiesa di Santa Fosca, Church of Santa Maria e San Donato
Highlights from your plan
Church of Santa Maria e San Donato ©
Church of Santa Maria e San Donato
Cannaregio ©
Cannaregio

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