8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Paphos
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Rome
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Paphos

2
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and Pantheon. Do your shopping at Del Giudice Roma and Grecale Leather Bags. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, look for gifts at L'Artigianato, get engrossed in the history at Musei Capitolini, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rome trip planner.

Paphos, Cyprus to Rome is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paphos to Rome. In July, daytime highs in Rome are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

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Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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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 26th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Campanile di Giotto, thenexamine the collection at Pitti Palace, and then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Florence tour planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Rome in July since evenings lows in Florence dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thensee the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally look for gifts at Mater Domini. On your second day here, stop by Raggio Veneziano, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally view the masterpieces at San Marco 801.

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Drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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