8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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8 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Aarhus
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Venice
— 1 night
2
Florence
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
3
Rome
— 1 night
train + subway:  3​h
4
Amalfi
— 2 nights
+2
bus + train + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Copenhagen

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 30th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of St. Mark's Square.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Venice route builder app .

Aarhus, Denmark to Venice is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Aarhus in August, with highs in Venice at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 31st (Sat), contemplate the long history of Loggia dei Lanzi and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary website .

Take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Outdoors Parks
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The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

1
night
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, then contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary planning app .

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. September in Rome sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Amalfi.

Things to do in Rome

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

2
nights
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): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido Capo di Conca, appreciate the views at Valle dei Mulini, and then kick back and relax at Fornillo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Cave of Smeraldo, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Il Gusto della Costa, then make a trip to Parrocchia Di San Gennaro, and finally get outside with Walk of the Gods.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Amalfi driving holiday planning app .

Traveling by combination of train and subway from Rome to Amalfi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Rome in September, Amalfi is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can 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
Walk of the Gods ©
Walk of the Gods
Valle dei Mulini ©
Valle dei Mulini

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