8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Las Vegas
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Venice
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Pisa
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
4
Rome
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Las Vegas

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 1st (Mon): admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, and finally admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice online route planner.

Las Vegas, USA to Venice is an approximately 17- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Venice. Traveling from Las Vegas in April, expect Venice to be little chillier, temps between 65°F and 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Venice

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

1
night
Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Pisa road trip website.

You can drive from Venice to Pisa in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. April in Pisa sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 47°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Wed) before leaving for Florence.
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Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Florence tour planning app.

Take a train from Pisa to Florence in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in April, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Colosseum, make a trip to Piazza Navona, then don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, then admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, and finally make a trip to Trevi Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese and then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Rome online vacation planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Rome are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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