9 days in Venice, Florence & Rome Itinerary

9 days in Venice, Florence & Rome Itinerary

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1
Venice
— 2 nights
2
Florence
— 3 nights
3
Rome
— 3 nights

2
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 7th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and then examine the collection at Doge's Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, make a trip to St Mark's Campanile, thensnap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Venice road trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Venice is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Venice is 6 hours. In November, Venice is a bit warmer than Toronto - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
nights
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 9th (Mon): take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thencontemplate the long history of Palazzo Vecchio, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to L’importuno di Michelangelo, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

3
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: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Spanish Steps, visit Trastevere, and delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Rome vacation planning app.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

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

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