16 days in Italy, Austrian Alps & Germany Itinerary

16 days in Italy, Austrian Alps & Germany Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe visit planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
5
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
6
Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights

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.
Kids will enjoy Trevi Fountain and Trastevere. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary maker.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Rome is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Dammam in August, expect nights in Rome to be slightly colder, around °C, while days are much colder, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Aug 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 20th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Campanile di Giotto, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, thenmake a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thentake some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip planner.

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect little chillier evenings in Florence when traveling from Rome in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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.
On the 22nd (Sat), visit Campo del Ghetto, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, thentake in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Punta della Dogana, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, thencontemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally browse the exhibits of Doge's Palace.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Venice route app.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In August in Venice, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

2
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Badestrand Achensee Nord, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Achensee, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kaltwassersee. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, thenhit the slopes at Stubaier Gletscher, thenadmire the sheer force of Grawa Wasserfall, and finally stroll through Serlesbahnen.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Innsbruck trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Venice to Innsbruck in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, Innsbruck is a bit cooler than Venice - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Neustift im Stubaital, Kaltwassersee, Serlesbahnen, Badestrand Achensee Nord, Achensee
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Grawa Wasserfall ©
Grawa Wasserfall
Stubaier Gletscher ©
Stubaier Gletscher
Achensee ©
Achensee

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thenstep into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, thentake an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Eisriesenwelt, stroll through Lammerklamm, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Gollinger Wasserfall, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Salzburg trip planner.

Getting from Innsbruck to Salzburg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Salzburg are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Gollinger Wasserfall, Eisriesenwelt
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Eisriesenwelt ©
Eisriesenwelt
Gollinger Wasserfall ©
Gollinger Wasserfall

4
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Walking tours and Potsdamer Platz. There's still lots to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Zoo Berlin, get your game on at Make a Break – Escape Room Berlin, make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, and admire the landmark architecture of Reichstag Building.

Discover how to plan a Berlin trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Salzburg to Berlin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin
Potsdamer Platz ©
Potsdamer Platz

Similar Plans

17 days in Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 19 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SUDAN August, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, culture, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 19 days in Italy BY A USER FROM TURKEY July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 58 days in Belgium, Italy & Germany BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 17 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 57 days in Italy BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: November, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, extra fast, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Extra fast 14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 18 days in Copenhagen, Czech Republic & Austrian Alps BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 18 days in Italy, Belgium & Amsterdam BY A USER FROM MEXICO March, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 50 days in Italy & Belgium BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced
See more plans