5 days in Italy Itinerary

5 days in Italy Itinerary

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, take in the exciting artwork at Itaca Art Studio di Monica Martin, thentake in the views from Ponte di Rialto, thenexplore the activities along Canal Grande, and finally don't miss a visit to Fondamenta dei Mori. On your second day here, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Venice travel route tool.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Venice is an approximately 9-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Reykjavik to Venice. Traveling from Reykjavik in August, expect nights in Venice to be somewhat warmer, around °C, while days are much hotter, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

1
night
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 26th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, thenexplore the ancient world of Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Rome sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

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

1
night
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 27th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thensnap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Florence trip itinerary maker tool.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in August, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Florence. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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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