8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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

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Venice

Venice ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Doge's Palace, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Venice trip builder website.

Ankara, Turkey to Venice is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ankara in August: highs in Venice hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
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Must see
Canal Grande
4.8
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Historic Walking Area
Piazza San Marco
4.4
Architectural Building
Basilica di San Marco
4.4

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Florence

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 13th (Tue), snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Florence online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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World heritage site
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
4.5
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World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4

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Rome

Rome ©

Eternal City

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: make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome travel website.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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Must see
Pantheon
4.8

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