8 days in Florence & Rome Itinerary

8 days in Florence & Rome Itinerary

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1
Florence
— 3 nights
2
Rome
— 4 nights

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 Ponte Vecchio as well as Tuscan Wine Tour by Italy and Wine. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): make a short side trip with Tuscan Wine Tour by Italy and Wine and then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Verrazzano. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thentake in the views from Ponte Vecchio, thendon't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Florence sightseeing planner.

London, UK to Florence is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from London in July, with highs in Florence at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Wineries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Castello di Verrazzano
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Tuscan Wine Tour by Italy and Wine ©
Tuscan Wine Tour by Italy and Wine

4
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 Eating Italy Food Tours in Rome, Il Piccolo and Cascata delle Marmore. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Duomo di Orvieto and Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico. Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Rome, make a side trip to see Grotte di Falvaterra in Falvaterra, approximately Falvaterra away. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Rome route builder app.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Vatican City, Grotte di Falvaterra, Cascata delle Marmore, Duomo di Orvieto
Highlights from your plan
Cascata delle Marmore ©
Cascata delle Marmore
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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