15 days in Italy & Amsterdam Itinerary

15 days in Italy & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night


Rome, Italy

— 4 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, National Roman Museum - Baths of Diocletian, Pantheon, and other attractions you added. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rome vacation maker tool.

Minneapolis, USA to Rome is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Minneapolis to Rome, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Minneapolis in October, things will get a bit warmer in Rome: highs are around 73°F and lows about 55°F. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Wed) before leaving for Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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Florence, Italy

— 4 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You've added Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science, Accademia di Belle Arti, Corridoio Vasariano, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's more to do: steep yourself in history at Basilica San Miniato al Monte.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Florence online vacation planner.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites · Nightlife
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Venice, Italy

— 4 nights

City of Romance

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, Scuola Grande di San Rocco, St Mark's Campanile, and other attractions you added. There's more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice day trip website.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Florence, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Venice, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 51°F. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 1 night

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Winkelcentrum Viermeren, De Gooyer Windmill and Rembrandt Molen van Sloten - Amsterdam / Kuiperijmuseum. On the 22nd (Thu), look for gifts at Winkelcentrum Viermeren, see the interesting displays at Rembrandt Molen van Sloten - Amsterdam / Kuiperijmuseum, and then don't miss a visit to De Gooyer Windmill.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Amsterdam takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Venice in October: highs in Amsterdam hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 47°F. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

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Italy travel guide

Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.