3 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

3 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Northwest Italy planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Rome
— 1 night
Train
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Florence
— 1 night
Fly

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Rome

— 1 night

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 15th (Thu), steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and then explore the ancient world of Colosseum. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums, pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, and then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Rome trip builder site.

Munich, Germany to Rome is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, Rome is somewhat warmer than Munich - with highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

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Florence

— 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally steep yourself in history at Loggia dei Lanzi.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Florence holiday planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Rome in August since evenings lows in Florence dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites
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