15 days in Florence, Rome & Paris Itinerary

15 days in Florence, Rome & Paris Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip planner

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Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 6 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Florence, Italy

— 4 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Pitti Palace and After Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Siena (Battistero di San Giovanni & Wine Tours & Tastings). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online holiday planner.

Washington DC, USA to Florence is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington DC to Florence. In October, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Wineries · Museums · Tours · Historic Sites

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Rome, Italy

— 6 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Pantheon and Vatican Museums. There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, take a stroll through Trastevere, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums

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Paris, France

— 4 nights

City of Light

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles. Head to Le Marais and Interiosfor plenty of shopping. Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups (in Chatenay-Malabry) and Evasion Canine (in Fontainebleau). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

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Traveling by flight from Rome to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Rome in October: high temperatures in Paris hover around 62°F and lows are around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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