16 days in Venice, Florence & Rome Itinerary

16 days in Venice, Florence & Rome Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 4 nights
2
Florence
— 5 nights
3
Rome
— 5 nights

4
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico and Museo di Castelvecchio. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace. Venture out of the city with trips to Grado (Basilica of Santa Eufemia & Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie), Verona (Casa di Giulietta, Piazza delle Erbe, &more) and Basilica di Aquileia (in Aquileia). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Dorsoduro, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, and head off the coast to Lido.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary builder site.

Berlin, Germany to Venice is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July in Venice, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Verona, Trieste, Grado, Basilica di Aquileia
Highlights from your plan
San Giorgio Maggiore ©
San Giorgio Maggiore
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©

5
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John. Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Corridoio Vasariano will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to San Quirico d'Orcia (in San Quirico d'Orcia), Pienza (Cathedral, Palazzo Piccolomini, &more) and Abbazia di Sant'Antimo (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, don't miss a visit to San Gimignano Bell Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbazia di Monte Oliveto Maggiore, and contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of the City of Pienza.

To find where to stay and tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

San Gimignano, Perugia, Pienza, Siena, Monteriggioni
Highlights from your plan
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Abbazia di Sant'Antimo ©
Abbazia di Sant'Antimo
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

5
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Visit Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica for their historical value. Let the collections at Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini and Galleria Borghese capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Rieti's Underground (in Rieti), Barna Cashmere (in Terni) and Cascata delle Marmore (in Marmore). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Villa Borghese, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Venezia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cupola di San Pietro, and pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon.

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You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Orvieto, Vatican City, Terni, Rieti's Underground
Highlights from your plan
Vatican Necropolis ©
Vatican Necropolis
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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