14 days in Italy Itinerary

14 days in Italy Itinerary

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14 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Rio de Janeiro
Fly:  15​h
1
Rome
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Florence
— 4 nights
3
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Rio de Janeiro

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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip maker .

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Rome is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Rome is 4 hours. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in December, things will get colder in Rome: highs are around 16°C and lows about 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

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

4
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
When in Florence, make a side trip to see Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, approximately 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Florence day trip planning tool .

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In December in Florence, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

3
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 12th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, and then admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, then take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Venice itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Florence in December, with highs in Venice at 11°C and lows at 1°C. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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