7 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

7 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Rio de Janeiro
Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Venice
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Rome
— 2 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Rio de Janeiro

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto and then explore the activities along Canal Grande. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, thencontemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, thendon't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, and finally admire the striking features of Doge's Palace.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice online journey planner.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Venice is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Venice due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Venice, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

2
nights
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 23rd (Wed): snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thenexplore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

2
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 25th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, thenexplore the ancient world of Pantheon, thendon't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rome tour builder app.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September in Rome, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. On the 26th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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