9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 1 night
2
Verona
— 1 night
3
Milan
— 1 night
4
Florence
— 2 nights
5
Rome
— 3 nights

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 26th (Fri), take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto and then explore the activities along Canal Grande.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Venice online vacation planner.

Manchester, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Venice due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in October: highs in Venice hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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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 28th (Sun): catch all the local highlights with Play the City, step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, thentake a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, and finally see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Verona road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Venice to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In October, daily temperatures in Verona can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Milan.

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Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe

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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 29th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan sightseeing site.

You can drive from Verona to Milan in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. October in Milan sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenadmire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Loggia dei Lanzi. Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, thenadmire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Florence route app.

You can take a train from Milan to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Milan in October, you will find days in Florence are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Rome road trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

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Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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