10 days in Italy Itinerary

10 days in Italy Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy Trip Planner

You are viewing a shared plan.  Create a similar plan to customize the itinerary.

Route & dates

10 days in Italy Itinerary

Cairo
Fly:  15​h 15​min
Venice
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
Florence
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
Rome
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
Cairo

3
days
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Doges' Palace and Cannaregio. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Mark's Square and St Mark's Campanile. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, explore the activities along Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Campo del Ghetto.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice vacation trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Venice is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Venice. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Cairo in May; daily highs in Venice reach 25°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Venice.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
St. Mark's Square
Canal Grande
Doges' Palace

3
days
Florence

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Loggia dei Lanzi are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Galleria dell'Accademia and Piazzale Michelangelo. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Uffizi Gallery, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, step into the grandiose world of Palazzo Vecchio, and snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Florence itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. May in Florence sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Sightseeing Tours
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Florence.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
Galleria dell'Accademia
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Uffizi Gallery

3
days
Rome

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get a sense of the local culture at Trastevere and St. Peter's Basilica. Visit Palatine Hill and Church of St. Louis of the French for their historical value. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May in Rome, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Rome.
Book a hotel »
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums

Similar Plans

12 days in Italy BY A USER FROM INDIA November, romantic, beaches, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Italy & Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES March, teens, kids, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Italy BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA June, kids, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Italy BY A USER FROM KENYA June, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Spain & Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES March, teens, kids, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans