14 days in Italy & Barcelona Itinerary

14 days in Italy & Barcelona Itinerary

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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Lampedusa, Italy
— 1 night
5
Palermo, Italy
— 2 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights

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Venice, Italy

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, then don't miss a visit to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then look for gifts at I Tre Mercanti, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Keep things going the next day: stop by L'artista della barbaria, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then look for gifts at Bragora, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice day trip tool.

Newark, USA to Venice is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. August in Venice sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Florence.

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Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): stop by Goccia Shoes, then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then stop by Jean Saade, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip tool.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. August in Florence sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Shopping · Beaches
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Colosseum and Pantheon are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Do your shopping at Via Condotti and L'Artigianato. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and stop by Officine Creative Roma.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rome holiday maker app.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August in Rome, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 69°F at night. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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Lampedusa, Italy

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
On the 8th (Thu), kick back and relax at Cala Croce Beach.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Lampedusa route maker.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Lampedusa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. While traveling from Rome, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Lampedusa, ranging from highs of 84°F to lows of 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Palermo.

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Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
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Cala Croce Beach ©
Cala Croce Beach

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Palermo, Italy

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of San Cataldo, stop by Shahidi, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Mondello, then stroll the grounds of Catacombe dei Cappuccini, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Palermo. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Museum of tiles Stanze al Genio, pick up some local products at Mercato Ballaro, then admire the landmark architecture of Norman Palace, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Monreale, and finally look for gifts at Vintage Enoteca.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Palermo tour itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Lampedusa to Palermo in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Monreale
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Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Duomo di Monreale ©
Duomo di Monreale
Church of San Cataldo ©
Church of San Cataldo

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Visit Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic for their historical value. Head to Passeig de Gracia and Cellarerfor some retail therapy. The adventure continues: walk around Parc Guell, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, make a trip to Casa Batllo, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de La Barceloneta.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona tour itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Palermo to Barcelona takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in August, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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