9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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9 days in Europe Itinerary

San Francisco, United States
Fly:  20​h 30​min
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
San Francisco, United States

1
day
Rome, Italy

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 20th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Colosseum, then admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, then admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rome travel planner.

New York City, USA to Rome is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Rome is 6 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from New York City in September since evenings lows in Rome dip to 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Sightseeing Historic Sites

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St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica

2
days
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 21st (Thu), see the interesting displays at Galleria dell'Accademia, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then examine the collection at Uffizi Gallery, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo. On the next day, admire the striking features of Loggia dei Lanzi, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and finally admire the striking features of The Baptistery of St. John.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence holiday planner.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 60°F. On the 23rd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Florence

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Uffizi Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Galleria dell'Accademia

2
days
Paris, France

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Dôme Sacre Coeur, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then make a trip to Eiffel Tower.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Paris vacation planner.

You can fly from Florence to Paris in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Florence in September; daily highs in Paris reach 70°F and lows reach 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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