12 days in Rome, Milan & Province of Venice Itinerary

12 days in Rome, Milan & Province of Venice Itinerary

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Rome
— 4 nights
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Milan
— 2 nights
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Venice
— 5 nights
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Rome

— 4 nights

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Roman Forum, delve into the distant past at Colosseum, and explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Rome journey builder.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Rome is an approximately 9-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Kuwait City to Rome due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuwait City in August, you will find days in Rome are colder (38°C), and nights are a bit cooler (24°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Milan.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

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Milan

— 2 nights

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Tecla, and finally admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see La Casa Maledetta, then stop by Mr. Savethewall, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Villa Olmo, and finally get outside with Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan holiday maker tool.

You can fly from Rome to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Rome in August: highs in Milan hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nightlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Venice

— 5 nights

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Verona (Case Mazzanti, Torre dei Lamberti, &more). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take a tour by water with Like a Venetian, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and don't miss a visit to St Mark's Campanile.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Venice trip maker app.

Drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Venice, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 7 — 12:

Province of Venice travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · Bodies of Water · Historic Walking Areas
Venice is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region. It is situated across a group of 118 small islands that are separated by canals and linked by bridges, of which there are 400. The islands are located in the shallow Venetian Lagoon, an enclosed bay that lies between the mouths of the Po and the Piave Rivers. Parts of Venice are renowned for the beauty of their settings, their architecture, and artwork. The lagoon and a part of the city are listed as a World Heritage Site.In 2014, 264,579 people resided in Comune di Venezia, of whom around 55,000 live in the historic city of Venice (Centro storico). Together with Padua and Treviso, the city is included in the Padua-Treviso-Venice Metropolitan Area (PATREVE), with a total population of 2.6 million. PATREVE is a statistical metropolitan area without any degree of autonomy.The name is derived from the ancient Veneti people who inhabited the region by the 10th century BC. The city was historically the capital of the Republic of Venice. Venice has been known as the "La Dominante," "Serenissima," "Queen of the Adriatic," "City of Water," "City of Masks," "City of Bridges," "The Floating City," and "City of Canals."

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