14 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

14 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome
— 4 nights
2
Florence
— 4 nights
3
Verona
— 2 nights
4
Venice
— 3 nights

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli and Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico. Colosseum and Piazza Navona will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from Rome with a short trip to Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica in Ostia Antica, about 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Cecilia in Trastevere, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary app.

Toronto, Canada to Rome is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Rome is 6 hours. In June, Rome is a bit warmer than Toronto - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Vatican City, Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
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Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Centro Storico di Siena will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Basilica San Miniato al Monte and Wine Tours & Tastings. Change things up with a short trip to Duomo di Siena in Siena (about 1h 5 min away). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and contemplate the long history of The Baptistery of St. John.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Florence trip maker website.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trip

Siena
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Wine Tours & Tastings
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

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Verona

Verona ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dei Lamberti, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, thenexplore the historical opulence of Castello Scaligero, and finally delve into the distant past at Grotte di Catullo. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra, thenexperience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, and then explore the activities along Lago di Garda.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Verona tour planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Verona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Verona can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Sirmione, Lago di Garda
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Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore
Castello Scaligero ©
Castello Scaligero
Grotte di Catullo ©
Grotte di Catullo

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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.
Popular historic sites such as Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace are in your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like San Giorgio Maggiore and Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Dorsoduro, admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco, and take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Padua
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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