4 days in Italy Itinerary

4 days in Italy Itinerary

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Venice — 1 day

City of Romance

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): explore the activities along Canal Grande, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

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London, UK to Venice is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Venice. In November in Venice, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
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Florence — 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, make a trip to Palazzo Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

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You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Florence are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Rome.
Historic Sites · Museums
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Rome — 1 night

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

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Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In November in Rome, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites
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Italy travel guide

Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
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.