7 days in Paris & Italy Itinerary

7 days in Paris & Italy Itinerary

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Start: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Fly:  9 h 15 min
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
2
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité, thencontemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, thencontemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then get to know the fascinating history of Champs-Elysees.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Paris day trip planning app.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Paris is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Riyadh in December, plan for much colder days in Paris, with highs around 9°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

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

1
night
Venice, Italy

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 18th (Wed): explore the activities along Canal Grande, thenexamine the collection at Doge's Palace, thentake in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally make a trip to Basilica di San Marco.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Paris to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

1
night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Florence online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. When traveling from Venice in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Florence, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

2
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.
On the 20th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona and then steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rome road trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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