40 days in Italy, France & Lisbon Itinerary

40 days in Italy, France & Lisbon Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 7 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 6 nights
3
Nice, France
— 13 nights
4
Paris, France
— 6 nights
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 6 nights


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7
nights
Rome, Italy

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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, and make a trip to Spanish Steps.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Rome is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Rome is 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

6
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Siena (Fondazione Accademia Musicale Chigiana, Basilica Cateriniana San Domenico, &more). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Florence trip planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Siena
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Scuola di Cucina di Lella ©
Scuola di Cucina di Lella
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

13
nights
Nice, France

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nice: Galerie Elegance (in Mougins), Cannes (Square Reynaldo Hahn, Le Monastere Fortifie, &more) and Antibes (Chapelle de la Garoupe & Notre-Dame de Bon Port). And it doesn't end there: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take some stellar pictures from Mt Boron, examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Florence to Nice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Nice, with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Villefranche-sur-Mer, Antibes, Cannes, St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, St-Paul-de-Vence
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Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

6
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, and admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris holiday builder site.

Getting from Nice to Paris by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Nice in September: high temperatures in Paris hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

6
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Praia da ursa & Quinta da Regaleira). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, and get a taste of the local shopping with Museu Calouste Gulbenkian.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lisbon day trip website.

Getting from Paris to Lisbon by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Lisbon is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Paris in October, things will get a bit warmer in Lisbon: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sintra
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

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