8 days in Rome, Florence & Venice Itinerary

8 days in Rome, Florence & Venice Itinerary

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Start: Dallas
Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Rome
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Florence
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Venice
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Dallas

1
night
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 Walk With Pete. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa dei Santi Celso e Giuliano and then take in the local highlights with Walk With Pete. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Monumento a San Francesco d'Assisi, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza di Corte, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Ex SNIA, thenponder the design of Fontana di Porta San Pancrazio, thenponder the design of Fontana della Botte, and finally take in the views from Ponte Fabricio.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

Dallas, USA to Rome is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 7 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Dallas in August, with highs in Rome at 90°F and lows at 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Tours Parks Nature

Side Trip

Piazza di Corte
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Lago Ex SNIA ©
Lago Ex SNIA
Ponte Fabricio ©
Ponte Fabricio
Fontana della Botte ©
Fontana della Botte

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take a stroll through Via dei Calzaiuoli, get lost in a book at Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana, make a trip to Chiesa di San Giovannino dei Cavalieri, thencontemplate the long history of Villa Gamberaia, and finally look for gifts at AJ Leather Factory.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence day trip planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Rome in August since evenings lows in Florence dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Shopping Parks Historic Sites
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AJ Leather Factory ©
AJ Leather Factory
Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana ©
Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana
Villa Gamberaia ©
Villa Gamberaia

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Parrocchia di Signoressa (in Signoressa), Porta Pusterla di Feltre (in Feltre) and Museo Padre Aurelio Menin (in Chiampo). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Teatro Anatomico, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Lorenzo a Valsanzibio, steep yourself in history at Castello di polcenigo, and make a trip to Chiesa San Giovanni Dei Battuti.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Venice visit app.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August in Venice, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Treviso, Padua, Chiesa San Giovanni Dei Battuti, Chiesa di San Lorenzo a Valsanzibio, Ex Filanda Mako
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Villa Bassi Rathgeb ©
Villa Bassi Rathgeb
Teatro Anatomico
Teatro Anatomico
Chiesa e Complesso San Francesco ©
Chiesa e Complesso San Francesco

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