10 days in Italy Itinerary

10 days in Italy Itinerary

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1
Milan
— 1 night
2
Venice
— 3 nights
3
Florence
— 2 nights
4
Rome
— 3 nights

1
night
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.
To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Milan itinerary planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Milan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cairo in July: high temperatures in Milan hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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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.
Family-friendly places like Canal Grande and Piazza San Marco will thrill your kids. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Verona (Torre dei Lamberti, Piazza delle Erbe, &more). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, contemplate the long history of Doge's Palace, and make a trip to Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo).

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Venice driving holiday site.

Getting from Milan to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In July in Venice, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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Side Trip

Verona
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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 20th (Mon): enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, thendon't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, steep yourself in history at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, thenexplore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Florence online travel planner.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto

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Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Family-friendly places like Colosseum and Palatine Hill will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums, make a trip to Piazza Navona, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Rome route planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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