16 days in Italy Itinerary

16 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Vancouver
Fly + Drive:  19 h 15 min
1
Sanremo
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Genoa
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Florence
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive:  15 min
5
Vatican City
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  17 h
End: Vancouver

3
nights
Sanremo

Sanremo ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kermesse Cafe, Parco Naturale di San Romolo and Bar Tasso. Explore Sanremo's surroundings by going to Grotte di Toirano (in Toirano), Muretto di Alassio (in Alassio) and Centro Storico di Albenga (in Albenga).

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Sanremo driving holiday planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Sanremo is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Vancouver in February, expect Sanremo to be somewhat warmer, temps between 14°C and 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Genoa.

Things to do in Sanremo

Parks Historic Sites Nightlife

Side Trips

Ventimiglia, Grotte di Toirano, Muretto di Alassio, Centro Storico di Cervo, Centro Storico di Albenga
Highlights from your plan
Grotte di Toirano ©
Grotte di Toirano
La Tana del Bianconiglio ©
La Tana del Bianconiglio
Santuario Madonna Della Costa ©
Santuario Madonna Della Costa

1
night
Genoa

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Palazzo Ducale, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa, and finally see the interesting displays at Galata Museo del Mare.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Genoa trip tool.

Traveling by car from Sanremo to Genoa takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. February in Genoa sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Genoa

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa
Galata Museo del Mare ©
Galata Museo del Mare
Palazzo Ducale ©
Palazzo Ducale

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Virgin Rock Pub, Opera at St. Mark's Anglican Church and Modo Wine Bar. When in Florence, make a side trip to see Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, approximately Pisa away. The adventure continues: make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Florence trip planner.

Drive from Genoa to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February in Florence, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Nightlife Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Opera at St. Mark's Anglican Church ©
Opera at St. Mark's Anglican Church
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The San Carlino Gran Teatro Dei Piccoli, Immersive Show Dinner, Bacab Shop Bar, and other attractions you added. On the 8th (Mon), enjoy the dining and entertainment at Immersive Show Dinner and then see a show at The San Carlino Gran Teatro Dei Piccoli. On your second day here, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, thenexplore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and finally join in the after-dark buzz at Roof Cocktail Bar.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rome itinerary planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In February, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. On the 11th (Thu), you'll travel to Vatican City.

Things to do in Rome

Nightlife Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

3
nights
Vatican City

Vatican City ©
Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
You've now added Sistine Chapel to your itinerary. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cappella Redemptoris Mater, make a trip to Vatican Necropolis, and appreciate the history behind La Pieta.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Vatican City road trip planning app.

Vatican City is just a stone's throw from Rome. In February in Vatican City, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vatican City

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro
Sistine Chapel ©
Sistine Chapel