10 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

10 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome
— 2 nights
2
Florence
— 2 nights
3
Ravenna
— 1 night
4
Venice
— 2 nights
5
Turin
— 2 nights

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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 11th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at La Pieta, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, thendon't miss a visit to Welcome to Rome, thenexplore the ancient world of Pantheon, and finally make a trip to Trevi Fountain. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, and finally contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Square.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Rome is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Rome. Traveling from Mumbai in April, expect Rome to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Welcome to Rome ©
Welcome to Rome
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): admire the striking features of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenmake a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thencontemplate the long history of Basilica San Miniato al Monte, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Campanile di Giotto, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, and finally pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Florence online trip builder.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Ravenna.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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Ravenna

Ravenna ©
Famous for its wealth of original mosaics, Ravenna is a hub of artistic and cultural heritage.
On the 15th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero degli Ariani, thencontemplate the long history of Basilica San Vitale, and finally make a trip to Mausoleo di Galla Placidia.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Ravenna road trip planning tool.

Drive from Florence to Ravenna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. April in Ravenna sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Ravenna

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Basilica di Sant'Apollinare in Classe
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Basilica San Vitale ©
Basilica San Vitale
Battistero degli Ariani ©
Battistero degli Ariani
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia ©
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa del Santissimo Redentore, pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Maria del Giglio (Zobenigo), and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, thentake in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally wander the streets of Cannaregio.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Venice sightseeing planner.

Getting from Ravenna to Venice by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Venice are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Turin.

Things to do in Venice

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

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Turin

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Piazza Castello, see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, make a trip to Piazza San Carlo, thenadmire the striking features of Palazzo Reale, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Turin vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Venice to Turin by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. When traveling from Venice in April, plan for slightly colder days in Turin, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Turin

Historic Sites Museums
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Palazzo Reale ©
Palazzo Reale
Piazza San Carlo ©
Piazza San Carlo
Piazza Castello ©
Piazza Castello

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