23 days in Rome, Tuscany & Nice Itinerary

23 days in Rome, Tuscany & Nice Itinerary

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Rome, Italy
— 6 nights
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Siena, Italy
— 3 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
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Pisa, Italy
— 1 night
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Nice, France
— 7 nights
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Rome, Italy

— 6 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, and explore the ancient world of Pantheon.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Rome online tour planner.

Weston, USA to Rome is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Weston to Rome is 6 hours. Traveling from Weston in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 60°F in Rome. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Siena.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 2 — 8:

Siena, Italy

— 3 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Siena: San Gimignano (Torre Grossa, Guardastelle Vineyard, &more). There's lots more to do: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, explore the historical opulence of Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Cateriniana San Domenico.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena trip itinerary app.

Getting from Rome to Siena by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in September, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Wineries · Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 8 — 11:

Florence, Italy

— 5 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Dedicate the 16th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Florence travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Florence, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 59°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 16:

Pisa, Italy

— 1 night
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Le mura di Lucca, then admire the striking features of St Martin Cathedral, then examine the collection at Museo Aviotruppe Esercito Italiano, and finally make a trip to Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Pisa road trip website.

Getting from Florence to Pisa by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Pisa can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 16 — 17:

Nice, France

— 7 nights

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Explore Nice's surroundings by going to Cannes (Galerie1414, Lérins Islands, &more), Chapelle de Saint-Cassien des Bois (in Tanneron) and Musee Picasso (in Antibes). There's much more to do: indulge your senses at Azur Wine Tours, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, and get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook.

To find out how to plan a trip to Nice, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Pisa to Nice in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Pisa in September since evenings lows in Nice dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 17 — 24:

Tuscany travel guide

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Landmarks · Art Museums · Sacred & Religious Sites
Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance
Known for its landscapes, traditions, and history, Tuscany possesses an unparalleled artistic legacy that continues to influence world culture. Regarded as the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, the region boasts a lengthy list of attractions, including world-class museums, art galleries, and archeological sites. With a distinct culture and a very strong linguistic identity, this region is sometimes referred to as a nation within a nation. A land of picture-postcard areas, Tuscany contains plenty of places to visit on your holiday, with seven World Heritage Sites, including the historic town centers of Florence and Siena. With more than 120 protected nature preserves, Tuscany is not only a land of culture and historic monuments, but also a great place to discover and enjoy the Italian outdoors. Take it slowly here (as the locals do), and give yourself plenty of time to get to know the local culture and cuisine of Tuscany's medieval towns and ancient villages.