8 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

8 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

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8 days in Northwest Italy Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Venice
— 2 nights
2
Florence
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Rome
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Venice

Venice ©
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 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally explore the galleries of Doge's Palace.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Venice is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to Central European Time is minus 1 hour. In March, Venice is little chillier than Tel Aviv - with highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence vacation maker website .

You can take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

3
nights
Rome

Rome ©
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, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, make a trip to Spanish Steps, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planning site .

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, daytime highs in Rome are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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