8 days in Italy Itinerary

8 days in Italy Itinerary

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8 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  18 h
1
Florence
— 2 nights
Train:  45 min
2
Bologna
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
3
Verona
— 1 night
Bus:  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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica San Miniato al Monte, then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, and then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Loggia dei Lanzi, explore the world behind art at Palazzo Strozzi, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, and finally see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence road trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Florence is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time (SGT) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in March; daily highs in Florence reach 17°C and lows reach 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Bologna.

Things to do in Florence

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di San Pietro, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di Madonna di San Luca, and finally contemplate the long history of Basilica di San Petronio.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bologna online sightseeing planner .

You can take a train from Florence to Bologna in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. March in Bologna sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Verona.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites
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Santuario di Madonna di San Luca ©
Santuario di Madonna di San Luca
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona, steep yourself in history at Museo di Castelvecchio, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, then steep yourself in history at Verona's Cathedral (Duomo), and finally explore the historical opulence of Piazzale Castel San Pietro.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Verona online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by train from Bologna to Verona takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, Verona is much hotter than Bologna - with highs of 34°C and lows of 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to take a bus 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)

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): examine the collection at Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and finally wander the streets of Dorsoduro. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, take a stroll through Cannaregio, then take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planner .

Getting from Verona to Venice by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Verona in March, things will get cooler in Venice: highs are around 17°C and lows about 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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