10 days in Italy Itinerary

10 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy holiday builder

Make it your trip
Fly
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Rome
— 3 nights
Train
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Andalo
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Venice
— 2 nights
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Rome

— 3 nights

Eternal City

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, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Piazza Navona, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums.

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Washington, USA to Rome is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington to Rome. In January, Rome is somewhat warmer than Washington - with highs of 55°F and lows of 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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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.
On the 26th (Tue), take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and finally contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, then make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, and finally don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John.

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Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. January in Florence sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 38°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to Andalo.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums
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Andalo

— 2 nights
Andalo is a comune in Trentino in north Italy, with some 1,050 inhabitants in 2010. On the 28th (Thu), glide through natural beauty at Scuola Italiana Sci Dolomiti di Brenta, stroll through Paganella, and then hit the slopes at Scuola Italiana di Sci & Snowboard Kristal. On the next day, take in the awesome beauty at Gruppo Dolomitico Sciliar-Catinaccio, Latemar - UNESCO, fly down the slopes at Scuola Italiana di Sci Azzurra, and then take some stellar pictures from Cima Paganella.

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You can drive from Florence to Andalo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Florence in January: high temperatures in Andalo hover around 45°F and lows are around 26°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Andalo

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Classes

Side Trips

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Venice

— 2 nights

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.
On the 30th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally examine the collection at Doge's Palace. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Peggy Guggenheim Collection and then make a trip to Basilica di San Marco.

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Traveling by car from Andalo to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Andalo in January since evenings lows in Venice dip to 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
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Italy travel guide

4.6
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.