9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Fly
1
Venice
— 1 night
Drive
2
Florence
— 2 nights
Train
3
Rome
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Ravello
— 2 nights
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Venice — 1 night

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 10th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Scrovegni Chapel, admire the striking features of St Mark's Campanile, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of Doge's Palace, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

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Belgrade, Serbia to Venice is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July in Venice, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Florence.
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the landmark architecture of Campanile di Giotto, then make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

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You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.
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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Pantheon and Palatine Hill will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and steep yourself in history at Roman Forum.

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Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. July in Rome sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ravello.
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Ravello — 2 nights

Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
On the 17th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, make a trip to Villa Rufolo, then admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and finally cool off at Fornillo. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Santa Maria Assunta.

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You can drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. When traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Ravello: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can fly back home.
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Italy travel guide

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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.
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