13 days in Italy & Chicago Itinerary

13 days in Italy & Chicago Itinerary

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1
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Chicago, United States
— 3 nights

2
nights
Venice, Italy

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): browse the exhibits of Doge's Palace, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, contemplate the long history of St Mark's Campanile, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Squero di San Trovaso, steep yourself in history at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thentake in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary app.

Chicago, USA to Venice is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. In March, Venice is somewhat warmer than Chicago - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

3
nights
Florence, Italy

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: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Florence tour itinerary builder app.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

3
nights
Rome, Italy

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: explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, don't miss a visit to Roman Forum, and admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome online travel planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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nights
Chicago, United States

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, learn more about the world around you at Field Museum, take in panoramic vistas at 360 Chicago Observation Deck, and walk around Millennium Park.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Chicago online trip maker.

You can fly from Rome to Chicago in 13 hours. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Rome to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rome in March, things will get little chillier in Chicago: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
Field Museum ©
Field Museum

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