9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Dubai
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Venice
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Florence
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h
3
Rome
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Dubai

2
nights
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.
Canal Grande has been added to your itinerary. On the 16th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, thentake in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally examine the collection at Doge's Palace. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, thenwander the streets of Cannaregio, and then admire the landmark architecture of Scuola Grande di San Rocco.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Venice is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Venice. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Dubai in May: high temperatures in Venice hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore hidden gems such as Basilica San Miniato al Monte and Church and Museum of Orsanmichele. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazza del Duomo. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Florence trip website.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 20th (Wed), you'll travel to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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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
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): explore the ancient world of Pantheon, thendelve into the distant past at Colosseum, thenexplore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Trastevere, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rome online trip builder.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, Rome is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

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Side Trip

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

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