8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy route planner

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Drive to Ben Gurion International Airport, Fly to Malpensa International Airport, Drive to Lake Maggiore
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Lake Maggiore
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lazise
— 1 night
Drive
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Canazei
— 1 night
Drive
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Venice
— 3 nights
Fly

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Lake Maggiore

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Veronica, kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Cerro, and then take in the exciting artwork at Palazzo Borromeo. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Guree Beach and then kick back and relax at Melissa Beach di Annunziata Silvio.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Lake Maggiore holiday planner.

Jerusalem, Israel to Lake Maggiore is an approximately 9-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Jerusalem in August, things will get a bit cooler in Lake Maggiore: highs are around 33°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Lazise.

Things to do in Lake Maggiore

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Lazise

— 1 night
Lazise is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Verona in the Italian region Veneto, located about 120km west of Venice and about 20km northwest of Verona. On the 12th (Wed), find something for the whole family at Gardaland Park and then learn about winemaking at Villa Calicantus.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Lazise road trip planning site.

You can drive from Lake Maggiore to Lazise in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Lazise can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Canazei.

Things to do in Lazise

Theme Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

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Canazei

— 1 night
Canazei is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located in the upper part of the Val di Fassa, about 110km northeast of Trento. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): stop by VINO Wine Shop, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sass Pordoi, and then get outside with La Terrazza delle Dolomiti.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Canazei trip planning app.

You can drive from Lazise to Canazei in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Canazei

Outdoors · Nature · Trails · Parks

Side Trip

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Venice

— 3 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.
Popular historic sites such as Piazza San Marco and Arena di Verona are in your itinerary. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Piazza delle Erbe and Vecchia Murano V.M. srl. Go for a jaunt from Venice to Verona to see Torre dei Lamberti about 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and wander the streets of Cannaregio.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip builder website.

You can drive from Canazei to Venice in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August in Venice, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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Italy travel guide

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Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.