7 days in Italy Itinerary

7 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Venice
— 1 night
Drive
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Florence
— 2 nights
Train
3
Rome
— 1 night
Train to Napoli Centrale, Fly to San Teodoro
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San Teodoro, Sardinia
— 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 15th (Fri), take in the views from Ponte di Rialto and then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Venice visit planning site.

Geneva, Switzerland to Venice is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Geneva in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Venice, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
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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 17th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Mon): admire the striking features of Basilica San Miniato al Monte, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and finally admire the landmark architecture of The Baptistery of St. John.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. April in Florence sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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Rome

— 1 night

Eternal City

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 19th (Tue): make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, then contemplate the long history of Colosseum, and finally delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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San Teodoro, Sardinia

— 2 nights
A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Brandinchi and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lu Impostu Beach. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Isuledda and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia La Cinta.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our San Teodoro trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Rome to San Teodoro takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. April in San Teodoro sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

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Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
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.