8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 1 day
2
Florence
— 2 nights
3
Rome
— 1 night
4
Ravello
— 2 nights

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day
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, thenexamine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Venice day trip app.

Mumbai, India to Venice is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Venice due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Mumbai in August since evenings lows in Venice dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

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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 5th (Mon): ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, thensnap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, thensee the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, thenadmire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Florence day trip planning website.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
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 7th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Pantheon, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Rome sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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Ravello

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 8th (Thu), do a tasting at Le Vigne di Raito, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione, and then get great views at Il Sentiero Degli Dei. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido di Ravello, stroll through Lido Capo di Conca, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Antichi Sapori d'Amalfi, thentake in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, and finally steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Ravello road trip planner.

You can drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in August, you will find days in Ravello are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are a bit warmer (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ravello

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Amalfi, Il Sentiero Degli Dei, Le Vigne di Raito, Lido Capo di Conca
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Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

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