8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 1 night
2
Florence
— 2 nights
3
Rome
— 1 night
4
Amalfi
— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Venice travel route builder.

Aarhus, Denmark to Venice is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Aarhus in August, with highs in Venice at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande

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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 31st (Sat): appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi and then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, thenexplore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thensnap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and finally explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Florence online journey planner.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. August in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Outdoors Beaches
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Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, thenadmire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, thencontemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

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Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Amalfi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

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Amalfi

Amalfi ©
Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Capo di Conca, admire the verdant scenery at Valle dei Mulini, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fornillo. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of Smeraldo, thensample the fine beverages at Il Gusto della Costa, thendon't miss a visit to Parrocchia Di San Gennaro, and finally get outside with Walk of the Gods.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Amalfi trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Rome to Amalfi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Rome in September since evenings lows in Amalfi dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amalfi

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Positano, Praiano, Lido Capo di Conca
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Lido Capo di Conca ©
Lido Capo di Conca
Cave of Smeraldo ©
Cave of Smeraldo

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