8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Singapore
Fly:  18 h
1
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  45 min
2
Bologna
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
3
Verona
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Venice
— 2 nights
Fly:  19 h
End: Singapore

2
nights
Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 22nd (Sun), get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, and then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi, get advice or help at Palazzo Strozzi, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thenexamine the collection at Pitti Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Florence online day trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Florence is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Florence is minus 7 hours. In March, Florence is colder than Singapore - with highs of 17°C and lows of 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can catch the train to Bologna.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

1
night
Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
On the 24th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Pietro, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di Madonna di San Luca, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica di San Petronio.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bologna trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Florence to Bologna by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March in Bologna, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Verona.

Things to do in Bologna

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Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano
Santuario di Madonna di San Luca ©
Santuario di Madonna di San Luca
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita

1
night
Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
On the 25th (Wed), delve into the distant past at Arena di Verona, step into the grandiose world of Museo di Castelvecchio, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Verona's Cathedral (Duomo), and finally explore the historical opulence of Piazzale Castel San Pietro.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Verona journey planning website.

Traveling by train from Bologna to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bologna in March, things will get much hotter in Verona: highs are around 34°C and lows about 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Verona

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Basilica di Santa Anastasia ©
Basilica di Santa Anastasia
Piazzale Castel San Pietro ©
Piazzale Castel San Pietro
Verona's Cathedral (Duomo) ©
Verona's Cathedral (Duomo)

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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.
On the 26th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, thendon't miss a visit to Scala Contarini del Bovolo, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and finally wander the streets of Dorsoduro. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, thenvisit Cannaregio, thentake a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Venice trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Verona to Venice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Verona in March; daily highs in Venice reach 17°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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