9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
1
Rome
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Ravello
— 2 nights
Taxi to Salerno, Train to Florence
3
Florence
— 1 night
Drive
4
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly

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Rome

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, admire the striking features of Pantheon, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, and delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary site.

Seattle, USA to Rome is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Seattle in August, with highs in Rome at 90°F and lows at 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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2
nights
Ravello

Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di castiglione, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Ravello, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, then kick back and relax at Fornillo, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ravello trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Rome to Ravello by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Rome in August: highs in Ravello hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Ravello

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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1
night
Florence

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 6th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

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Do a combination of taxi and train from Ravello to Florence in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ravello in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 64°F in Florence. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums
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2
nights
Venice

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Venice day trip site.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to 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.