20 days in Venice, Florence & Rome Itinerary

20 days in Venice, Florence & Rome Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 6 nights
2
Florence
— 7 nights
3
Rome
— 6 nights

6
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Padua (Piazza delle Erbe, Palazzo Romanin Jacur, &more), Santuario Madonna della Salute Monteortone (in Abano Terme) and Oasi Ca' di Mezzo (in Codevigo). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Canal Grande, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, see the interesting displays at Ca' Rezzonico, and explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

Before you visit Venice, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

London, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Venice is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in September; daily highs in Venice reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Padua, Le Terre, Cinta muraria, Piazza Garibaldi e Monumento ai Caduti, Santuario Madonna della Rocca
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection
Walking tours

7
nights
Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Bologna (Parco di Villa Ghigi, Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, &more), Poggio al Bosco (in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa) and Siena (Wine Tours & Tastings, Sinagoga di Siena, &more). The adventure continues: make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, examine the collection at Museum of the Cenacolo of Andrea del Sarto, step into the grandiose world of Palazzo Vecchio, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercato Centrale.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Siena, Bologna, Poggio al Bosco
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

6
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get out of town with these interesting Rome side-trips: Tarquinia (Chiesa del Salvatore & Chiesa e Convento di San Francesco), Sicily Rome American Cemetery and Memorial (in Nettuno) and Terrazza Della Sabina (in Vacone). There's much more to do: admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, browse the exhibits of Welcome to Rome, get engrossed in the history at Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Colombario di Pomponio Hylas.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rome trip planning site.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Tarquinia, Sicily Rome American Cemetery and Memorial, Terrazza Della Sabina
Highlights from your plan
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Food Tours
Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia ©
Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia

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