8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Monterrey
Fly:
21​h 45​min
Milan
— 1 night
train:
1​h 45​min
Florence
— 3 nights
train:
1​h 45​min
Rome
— 3 nights
Fly:
19​h 30​min
Monterrey

1
day
Milan

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, then admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano.

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Monterrey, Mexico to Milan is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Monterrey to Milan is 7 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

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Duomo di Milano
Monumental Cemetery
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

2
days
Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Galleria dell'Accademia, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, then see the interesting displays at Uffizi Gallery, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Loggia dei Lanzi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then admire the landmark architecture of The Baptistery of St. John, then admire the landmark architecture of Campanile di Giotto, and finally examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

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Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Rome.

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Uffizi Gallery
Galleria dell'Accademia

3
days
Rome

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Palatine Hill and St. Peter's Basilica will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza Navona and Pantheon. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums, contemplate the long history of Colosseum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

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You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In June in Rome, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 20°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Fri) before leaving for home.

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Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums

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