9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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9 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly + Drive:  10​h 15​min
1
Vietri sul Mare
— 1 night
ferry:  1​h 30​min
2
Positano
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Rome
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Venice
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Dubai

1
night
Vietri sul Mare

Vietri sul Mare ©
Vietri sul Mare is a town and comune in the province of Salerno, in the Campania region of southern Italy. To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Vietri sul Mare holiday planner .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Vietri sul Mare is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Vietri sul Mare is minus 3 hours. When traveling from Dubai in March, plan for much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Vietri sul Mare: temperatures range from 18°C by day to 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can catch the ferry to Positano.

Things to do in Vietri sul Mare

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Spiaggia di castiglione
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Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione

2
nights
Positano

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
On the 8th (Sun), look for gifts at Antichi Sapori d'Amalfi, sample the fine beverages at Liquorificio Mansi Carlo, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally stroll through Fornillo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Grande, enjoy the sand and surf at Marina di Praia Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Ravello, and finally ponder the design of Fontana Cap e Ciuccio.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Positano trip planner .

Ride a ferry from Vietri sul Mare to Positano in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Positano, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Minori, Marina di Praia Beach, Lido di Ravello
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Lido di Ravello ©
Lido di Ravello
Spiaggia Grande ©
Spiaggia Grande

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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.
On the 10th (Tue), wander the streets of Quartiere Coppede, then wander the streets of Trastevere, then make a trip to Trevi Fountain, and finally explore the ancient world of Pantheon. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums and then contemplate the long history of Colosseum.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rome trip builder .

Getting from Positano to Rome by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway and train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Rome when traveling from Positano in March, with lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

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Vatican Museums
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Trastevere ©
Trastevere
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Arena di Verona, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, then make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Campo del Ghetto.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Venice trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by flight from Rome to Venice takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Venice are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 14th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Arena di Verona
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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