18 days in Italy & Nice Itinerary

18 days in Italy & Nice Itinerary

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Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— Few hours
3
Pisa, Italy
— Few hours
4
La Spezia, Italy
— 3 nights
5
Milan, Italy
— Few hours
6
Como, Italy
— 1 night
7
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
8
Naples, Italy
— 3 nights
9
Palermo, Italy
— 1 night
10
Nice, France
— 2 nights

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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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Roman Forum. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Rome day trip planner.

Dallas, USA to Rome is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dallas to Rome, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Dallas in May: high temperatures in Rome hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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

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Florence, Italy

Florence
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence day trip tool.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. You will leave for Pisa on the 2nd (Tue).

Things to do in Florence

Tours Historic Sites Outdoors
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Pisa, Italy

Pisa
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Pisa trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Florence to Pisa in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Florence in June since evenings lows in Pisa dip to °F. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll travel to La Spezia.

Things to do in Pisa

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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La Spezia, Italy

La Spezia ©
La Spezia, at the head of the Gulf of La Spezia in the Liguria region of Northern Italy, is the capital city of the province of La Spezia.In terms of population, La Spezia is the second city in the Liguria region, preceded just by Genoa. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): trek along Cinque Terre Trails, trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, thenget into the urban bustle at Vernazza, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Nostra Signora della Neve, and finally cruise along Ponte Thaon di Revel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): hike along Monesteroli, thenstroll around Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere, and then visit Portovenere.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our La Spezia trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Pisa to La Spezia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Milan.

Things to do in La Spezia

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Cinque Terre, Portovenere
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Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere ©
Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Venere
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails

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Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Milan online holiday maker.

Drive from La Spezia to Milan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Milan, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Como.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites
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Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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Como, Italy

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): stroll around Parco Spina verde, admire the striking features of Villa Olmo, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Como (Duomo), and finally stop by Mr. Savethewall.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Como day trip planner.

Drive from Milan to Como in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 6th (Sat), you'll travel to Venice.

Things to do in Como

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
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Cathedral of Como (Duomo) ©
Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Mr. Savethewall ©
Mr. Savethewall
Villa Olmo ©
Villa Olmo

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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.
On the 6th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

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

You can drive from Como to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. June in Venice sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Venice

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Ponte di Rialto ©
Ponte di Rialto
Santa Maria dei Miracoli ©
Santa Maria dei Miracoli

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Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Explore Naples' surroundings by going to Vesuvio National Park (in Ottaviano), Ravello (Villa Rufolo & Villa Cimbrone Gardens) and Duomo di Sant'Andrea (in Amalfi). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli, don't miss a visit to Via San Gregorio Armeno, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Underground Naples.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Naples travel route site.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Naples takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. June in Naples sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Ravello, Vesuvio National Park, Pompeii Archaeological Park, Duomo di Sant'Andrea
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Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park

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Palermo, Italy

The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
On the 10th (Wed), let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, admire the landmark architecture of Norman Palace, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Palermo, and finally make a trip to Quattro Canti.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Palermo itinerary builder app.

Getting from Naples to Palermo by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Palermo

Tours Historic Sites
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Food Tours
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace

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Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Place Garibaldi, take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Nice road trip app.

You can fly from Palermo to Nice in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Fun & Games

Side Trip

Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

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