9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice
— 2 nights
2
Florence
— 2 nights
3
Rome
— 3 nights

2
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Scrovegni Chapel in Padua (about 54 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice route builder website.

Salt Lake City, USA to Venice is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from Salt Lake City in February, Venice is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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Scrovegni Chapel
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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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 5th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Palazzo Vecchio, contemplate the long history of The Baptistery of St. John, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Campanile di Giotto. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, thendon't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Florence journey maker tool.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In February in Florence, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, thencontemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, and then don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps.

For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Rome visit site.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In February, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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