10 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

10 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Northwest Italy Trip Planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Rome
— 2 nights
Train
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Verona
Drive
5
Como
— 2 nights
Fly

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Rome

— 2 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Colosseum, then look for gifts at Officine Creative Roma, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, then shop like a local with Via Condotti, and finally delve into the distant past at Pantheon.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rome holiday builder app.

Singapore, Singapore to Rome is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Rome. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Rome when traveling from Singapore in July, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:

Florence

— 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 13th (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then look for gifts at Pegna, then get a taste of the local shopping with Mercato Centrale, and finally make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. 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 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 15:

Venice

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): look for gifts at Artigianato d'Arte di Vianello Mauro, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then explore the activities along Canal Grande, and finally look for gifts at Raggio Veneziano. On the next day, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and then admire the striking features of Doge's Palace.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Venice day trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 17:

Verona

City of Romeo and Juliet

The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
On the 17th (Mon), experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, wander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, then look for gifts at Cioccolateria Via Conventino, and finally step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio.

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Verona day trip site.

Drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Como.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Nightlife
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 18:

Como

— 2 nights

City of Silk

Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and then look for gifts at Dep Design Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Tea World and then choose your vessel at Turati Centro Nautico Lario.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Como holiday site.

Traveling by car from Verona to Como takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Como can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Como

Shopping · Transportation · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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