16 days in Italy & Paris Itinerary

16 days in Italy & Paris Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 4 nights
Turin, Italy
— 2 nights
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights


Paris, France — 4 nights

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Louvre Museum and Musee Marmottan Monet. Get a sense of the local culture at Eiffel Tower and Latin Quarter. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis, and examine the collection at Musee du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paris online trip itinerary planner.

Newark, USA to Paris is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Paris is 6 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Newark in June; daily highs in Paris reach 74°F and lows reach 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Turin.
Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature
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Turin, Italy — 2 nights

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Basilica di Superga and Il Bucintoro dei Savoia. Get some cultural insight at Basilica di Maria Ausiliatrice and Museo Egizio. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Torino Centro Storico, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Sabauda, hike along Colline di Torino, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Monte dei Cappuccini.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Turin route planning website.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Turin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Florence.
Historic Sites · Museums · Trails · Nature
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Florence, Italy — 3 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Pitti Palace. Get a sense of the local culture at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Synagogue and Jewish Museum of Florence. There's still lots to do: ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, tour or see a show at Palazzo Strozzi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, and look for gifts at Wine & Cheese shop.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Florence road trip site.

Traveling by train from Turin to Florence takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Turin in June: highs in Florence hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Rome.
Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Rome, Italy — 5 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get some cultural insight at Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Popular historic sites such as Pantheon and Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cupola di San Pietro, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Borghese, stroll the grounds of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip builder app.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can fly back home.
Historic Sites · Museums
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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.