15 days in Italy Itinerary

15 days in Italy Itinerary

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15 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  24 h
1
Rome
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Florence
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Milan
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 30 min
4
Venice
— 4 nights
Fly:  24 h
End: Sydney

4
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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rome travel itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to Rome is an approximately 24- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Central European Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. While traveling from Sydney, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Rome, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

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Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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M.G. Design ©
M.G. Design
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

1
night
Milan

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, see La Casa Maledetta, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, and finally admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Milan trip itinerary maker.

Take a train from Florence to Milan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March in Milan, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Verona (Liston, Arena di Verona, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip planner.

Traveling by train from Milan to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In March in Venice, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Verona
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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