13 days in Italy & France Itinerary

13 days in Italy & France Itinerary

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Start: Mumbai, India
Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
2
Vatican City, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Mumbai, India


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2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura. Get some historical perspective at Pantheon and Piazza Venezia. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini, appreciate the history behind Altare Della Patria, stop by L'Artigianato, and don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rome road trip app.

Mumbai, India to Rome is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Rome, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In January, Rome is much colder than Mumbai - with highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Vatican City.

Things to do in Rome

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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura ©
Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura

3
nights
Vatican City, Italy

Vatican City ©
Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Campo Santo Teutonico, thenadmire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and then pause for some photo ops at La Pieta. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Necropolis, thensteep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Baldacchino di San Pietro, di Bernini, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cupola di San Pietro.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Vatican City road trip tool.

Vatican City is very close to Rome. In January, daytime highs in Vatican City are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Vatican City

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Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

3
nights
Venice, Italy

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari and Scuola Grande di San Rocco. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Piazza San Marco. The adventure continues: make a trip to Dorsoduro, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of San Pantalon, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and look for gifts at Rialto 79.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Venice online road trip planner.

Getting from Vatican City to Venice by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Vatican City in January, expect Venice to be little chillier, temps between 9°C and 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Venice

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Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari
Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

3
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysees. Get a sense of the local culture at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis, visit Île de la Cité, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and ponder the world of politics at Hotel de Ville.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Paris driving holiday tool.

You can fly from Venice to Paris in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January, daytime highs in Paris are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Paris

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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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