8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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Amalfi
— 1 day
Drive
2
Rome
— 3 nights
Train
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly

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Amalfi

Painted Town

Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, then admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Amalfi trip itinerary planning site.

Istanbul, Turkey to Amalfi is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Istanbul to Amalfi, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Amalfi when traveling from Istanbul in July, with lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Amalfi

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

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Highlights from your trip
Villa Rufolo ©
Architectural Building
Villa Rufolo
4.4
Duomo di Ravello ©
Religious Site
Duomo di Ravello
4.2

3
nights
Rome

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Free Bike Tours Rome has been added to your itinerary. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and make a trip to Roman Forum.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Amalfi to Rome takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Amalfi in July, expect little chillier with lows of 24°C in Rome. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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Colosseum ©
Must see
Colosseum
4.7
Vatican Museums
Art Museum
Vatican Museums
4.2

2
nights
Florence

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then examine the collection at Pitti Palace, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Palazzo Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, then contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Florence trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 21°C in Florence. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

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Highlights from your trip
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
World heritage site
Piazzale Michelangelo
4.8

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to St Mark's Campanile, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Venice day trip tool.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 12:
Highlights from your trip
Canal Grande ©
Must see
Canal Grande
4.8
Basilica di San Marco
Architectural Building
Basilica di San Marco
4.4
Piazza San Marco ©
Must see
Piazza San Marco
4.4

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