9 days in Italy Itinerary

9 days in Italy Itinerary

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Start: Kutaisi
Fly:  6 h
1
Milan
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Genoa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
3
Portofino
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
4
Cinque Terre
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Pisa
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Florence
— 1 night
Train:  45 min
7
Bologna
— 1 day
Train:  30 min
8
Ferrara
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Venice
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Verona
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
11
Milan
— Few hours
Fly:  6 h
End: Kutaisi

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Milan

Milan ©
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 25th (Wed): shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Milan trip itinerary builder tool.

Kutaisi, Georgia to Milan is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Kutaisi to Milan. In March in Milan, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Genoa.

Things to do in Milan

Shopping
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Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

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Genoa

Genoa
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Genoa trip planner.

You can drive from Milan to Genoa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Milan in March, plan for a bit warmer nights in Genoa, with lows around 9°C. On the 26th (Thu), you're off to Portofino.

Things to do in Genoa

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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Portofino

Portofino ©
Portofino is an Italian fishing village and holiday resort famous for its picturesque harbour and historical association with celebrity and artistic visitors. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): enjoy the sea views from Faro di Portofino and then step into the grandiose world of Castello Brown.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Portofino trip planning site.

You can drive from Genoa to Portofino in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Portofino can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Portofino

Historic Sites
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Castello Brown ©
Castello Brown
Faro di Portofino ©
Faro di Portofino

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Cinque Terre

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 26th (Thu), take a stroll around Vernazza.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Cinque Terre online road trip planner.

Take a train from Portofino to Cinque Terre in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Cinque Terre when traveling from Portofino in March, with lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Pisa.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails
Vernazza ©
Vernazza
Fannys Bazar ©
Fannys Bazar

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Pisa

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
On the 28th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa, don't miss a visit to Piazza dei Miracoli, and then admire the landmark architecture of Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Pisa online visit planner.

Getting from Cinque Terre to Pisa by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites
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Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Piazza dei Miracoli ©
Piazza dei Miracoli

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Florence vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Pisa to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Florence, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Bologna.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites
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Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
On the 29th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Compianto sul Cristo Morto, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, take an in-depth tour of Museo Civico Archeologico, contemplate the long history of Basilica di San Petronio, thenmake a trip to Piazza Maggiore, and finally make a trip to Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bologna journey planner.

Getting from Florence to Bologna by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Bologna can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Ferrara.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums
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Piazza Maggiore ©
Piazza Maggiore
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell ©
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell

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Ferrara

Ferrara ©
With surrounding medieval walls and network of 15th- and 16th-century architecture, the city of Ferrara is often deemed the Heart of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Palazzo dei Diamanti, contemplate the long history of Palazzo Schifanoia (Palazzo della Gioia), appreciate the extensive heritage of Via delle Volte, pause for some serene contemplation at Ferrara Cathedral, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Municipale, and finally contemplate the long history of Castello Estense.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ferrara trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by train from Bologna to Ferrara takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Venice.

Things to do in Ferrara

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Castello Estense ©
Castello Estense
Palazzo Schifanoia (Palazzo della Gioia) ©
Palazzo Schifanoia (Palazzo della Gioia)
Ferrara Cathedral ©
Ferrara Cathedral

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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 31st (Tue), examine the collection at Doge's Palace.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Venice planning app.

You can drive from Ferrara to Venice in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Museums Historic Sites
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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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 1st (Wed), look for gifts at Patrizia Prencipe, examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, take in panoramic vistas at Torre dei Lamberti, take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella dei Notai, and finally experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Verona trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Venice 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 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Casa di Giulietta ©
Casa di Giulietta

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Milan

Milan
For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Milan route maker.

Drive from Verona to Milan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. On the 1st (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Nightlife Historic Sites Parks
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