8 days in Italy, Prague & Vienna Itinerary

8 days in Italy, Prague & Vienna Itinerary

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Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
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Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Shuttle
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Padua, Italy
Drive
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Bologna, Italy
Train
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pisa, Italy
Train
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Cinque Terre, Italy
— 1 night
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Milan, Italy
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Prague, Czech Republic — 1 night

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of The Vrtba Garden, take in the views from Charles Bridge, steep yourself in history at Prague Astronomical Clock, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Staromestske namesti, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spanish Synagogue.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Prague trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Václav Havel Airport Prague, Brno-Tuřany Airport and Ostrava Leos Janáček Airport. In June, daytime highs in Prague are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Thu) before leaving for Vienna.
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Vienna, Austria — 1 night

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): examine the collection at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

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Traveling by flight from Prague to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. June in Vienna sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Venice.
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Venice, Italy — 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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Venice trip website.

Getting from Vienna to Venice by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Vienna in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Venice, with lows around 67°F. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Sun) before leaving for Padua.
Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks
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Padua, Italy

Padua is a picturesque city with a dense network of arcaded streets opening into large communal piazze (squares).
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Scrovegni Chapel.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Padua journey planner.

Take a shuttle from Venice to Padua in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Venice in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Padua, with lows around 73°F. On the 3rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bologna.
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Bologna, Italy

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bologna vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Padua to Bologna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Padua in July: highs in Bologna hover around 89°F, while lows dip to 67°F. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll travel to Florence.
Historic Sites · Nightlife · Outdoors · Museums
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Florence, Italy — 2 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Florence day trip planning site.

Traveling by train from Bologna to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 65°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Pisa.
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Pisa, Italy

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 5th (Tue): enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Pisa trip app.

You can drive from Florence to Pisa in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. July in Pisa sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can take a train to Cinque Terre.
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Cinque Terre, Italy — 1 night

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 5th (Tue), get great views at View Point Corniglia.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Pisa to Cinque Terre takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. July in Cinque Terre sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 65°F at night. On the 6th (Wed), you'll travel to Milan.
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Milan, Italy

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Milan trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in July, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Shopping
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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.