8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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8 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Porto
+2
Fly + shuttle + train:  6​h 30​min
1
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
La Spezia
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
3
Genzano di Roma
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
4
Lido di Venezia
— 1 night
+2
ferry + foot + train:  3​h
5
Milan
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Porto

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Florence trip maker website .

Porto, Portugal to Florence is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Porto to Florence, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to La Spezia.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

1
night
La Spezia

La Spezia ©
La Spezia, at the head of the Gulf of La Spezia in the Liguria region of Northern Italy, is the capital city of the province of La Spezia.In terms of population, La Spezia is the second city in the Liguria region, preceded just by Genoa. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Borgo Storico di Corniglia, then stroll through Cinque Terre footpaths, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the La Spezia day trip planning app .

You can drive from Florence to La Spezia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in La Spezia can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Genzano di Roma.

Things to do in La Spezia

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Cinque Terre
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1
night
Genzano di Roma

Genzano di Roma ©
Genzano di Roma is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Rome, in the Lazio region of central Italy. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): look for gifts at Norcineria Castelli, appreciate the extensive heritage of Via Belardi, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Cima, then admire the striking features of Palazzo Sforza Cesarini, then stroll through Parco Sforza-Cesarini a Genzano di Roma, and finally contemplate the long history of Monte Due Torri.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Genzano di Roma trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from La Spezia to Genzano di Roma. In April in Genzano di Roma, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lido di Venezia.

Things to do in Genzano di Roma

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
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Monte Due Torri ©
Monte Due Torri
Norcineria Castelli ©
Norcineria Castelli
Palazzo Sforza Cesarini ©
Palazzo Sforza Cesarini

1
night
Lido di Venezia

Lido di Venezia ©
An 11 km (7 mi) sandbar, Lido di Venezia provides a home for three settlements.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): stop by Alessandro Tagliapietra - Murano Glass Jewels, view the masterpieces at Martina Vidal Venezia, then cool off at Blue Moon, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parrocchia San Antonio di Padova.

To find out how to plan a trip to Lido di Venezia, use our trip itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Genzano di Roma to Lido di Venezia. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Milan.

Things to do in Lido di Venezia

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Burano
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Blue Moon ©
Blue Moon
Martina Vidal Venezia ©
Martina Vidal Venezia
Parrocchia San Antonio di Padova ©
Parrocchia San Antonio di Padova

2
nights
Milan

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, and finally make a trip to Piazza del Duomo. Keep things going the next day: explore and take pictures at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro), step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Milan trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of ferry and train from Lido di Venezia to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and flight. In April, daytime highs in Milan are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

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