23 days in Italy, Paris & Amsterdam Itinerary

23 days in Italy, Paris & Amsterdam Itinerary

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23 days in Italy, Paris & Amsterdam Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Paris, France
— 7 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
2
Amsterdam, Holland
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
4
Cortona, Italy
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  27​h
End: Sao Paulo, Brazil

7
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, don't miss a visit to Champs-Elysees, and wander the streets of Le Marais.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Paris online travel route planner .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time to Central European Time is 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

6
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, parks, breweries & distilleries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, wander the streets of The Jordaan, explore the engaging exhibits at NEMO Science Museum, and sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip planner .

Getting from Paris to Amsterdam by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Tours
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Dedicate the 17th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce, and examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

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Fly from Amsterdam to Florence in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September, Florence is somewhat warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Cortona.

Things to do in Florence

Tours Museums Historic Sites
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Food Tours
Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

2
nights
Cortona, Italy

Cortona ©
The hilltop town of Cortona gained international attention as the subject of the 2003 film "Under the Tuscan Sun." With the Chiana Valley and Lake Trasimeno as its backdrop, Cortona is one of Tuscany's hotspots for art and culture.
On the 20th (Fri), learn about winemaking at Famiglia Buccelletti Winery, don't miss a visit to Piazza Grande a Montepulciano, then learn about winemaking at Az. Agr. Poliziano, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo Le Celle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): don't miss a visit to Piazza della Repubblica, stop by DelBrenna Jewelry, then take an in-depth tour of MAEC - Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca, then examine the collection at Museo Diocesano, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Cortona route planner .

Getting from Florence to Cortona by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cortona

Wineries Spas Museums

Side Trips

Montepulciano, Spas & Wellness, Famiglia Buccelletti Winery
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Famiglia Buccelletti Winery ©
Famiglia Buccelletti Winery
Museo Diocesano ©
Museo Diocesano
Eremo Le Celle ©
Eremo Le Celle

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