18 days in Italy & Paris Itinerary

18 days in Italy & Paris Itinerary

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Ravello, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 3 nights

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Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Shop till you drop at Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal and Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela. Relax by the water at Fornillo and Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano. Step out of Ravello with an excursion to Art & Craft Gallery in Positano--about 56 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ravello trip itinerary maker site.

Sydney, Australia to Ravello is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight, train, and bus. You can also fly. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Ravello due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in September: high temperatures in Ravello hover around 30°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Must see
Fornillo
4.2
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Religious Site
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
4.7
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Religious Site
Duomo di Ravello
4.2

4
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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Vatican Museums and Musei Capitolini will appeal to museum buffs. Take a break from Rome with a short trip to Villa Adriana in Tivoli, about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, don't miss a visit to Roman Forum, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Rome travel app.

Getting from Ravello to Rome by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Ravello in September since evenings lows in Rome dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trips

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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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Must see
Pantheon
4.8
Must see
Vatican Museums
4.2

2
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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, get to know the fascinating history of Monumento a Dante Alighieri, then don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Florence attractions planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September in Florence, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Florence

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World heritage site
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
4.5
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World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4

4
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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
For shopping fun, head to Champs-Elysees or Le Marais. Visit Eiffel Tower and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris for their historical value. Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and stop by Île de la Cité.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Florence to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Florence in September, expect Paris to be little chillier, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

Side Trip

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Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Louvre Museum
4.6
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World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

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 a sense of the local culture at Doge's Palace and Museo Ebraico di Venezia. Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Gallerie dell'Accademia will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, take in the spiritual surroundings of Campo del Ghetto, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Venice takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in September, with highs in Venice at 29°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Doge's Palace
4.7
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Must see
Piazza San Marco
4.4
Architectural Building
Basilica di San Marco
4.4

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