11 days in Italy Itinerary

11 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
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Venice
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Milan
— 1 night
Train
3
Florence
— 2 nights
Train
4
Rome
— 5 nights
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Venice — 2 nights

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.
Venice is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, and take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Venice is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Abu Dhabi to Venice is minus 3 hours. In November, Venice is much colder than Abu Dhabi - with highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Milan.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
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Milan — 1 night

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 29th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, then see La Casa Maledetta, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan journey planner.

You can drive from Venice to Milan in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Milan are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife · Fun & Games
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Florence — 2 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto. Keep things going the next day: get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, then explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Florence trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Milan in November, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Florence: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to take a train to Rome.
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Historic Sites · Museums
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Rome — 5 nights

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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome online attractions planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in December, and nighttime lows around 4°C. You will leave for home on the 6th (Tue).
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Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games
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Italy travel guide

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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.
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