12 days in Amsterdam & Italy Itinerary

12 days in Amsterdam & Italy Itinerary

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12 days in Amsterdam & Italy Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
2
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  2​h 30​min
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
4
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Positano, Italy
— 2 nights
+4
Ferry + Foot + Train + Bus + Fly:  8​h
End: London, United Kingdom

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): get your game on at Museumphoto, then steep yourself in history at Begijnhof, and then make a trip to Anne Frank House. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, then walk around Vondelpark, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam visit site .

London, UK to Amsterdam is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 25th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
De Duif ©
De Duif
Begijnhof ©
Begijnhof

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then explore the activities along Canal Grande, and finally contemplate the long history of Squero di San Trovaso. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sat): snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, and then examine the collection at Doge's Palace.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip planning website .

Getting from Amsterdam to Venice by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in June, with highs in Venice at 32°C and lows at 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

2
nights
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 28th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi, then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Campanile di Giotto, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally contemplate the long history of The Baptistery of St. John.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Florence trip planning site .

Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Colosseum and Pantheon. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Rome journey site .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Positano, Italy

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
On the 3rd (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Ravello and then stroll through Fornillo. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Convento di Santa Maria a Castro and then kick back and relax at Lido Capo di Conca.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Positano online trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Rome to Positano in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and subway; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Lido di Ravello, Lido Capo di Conca, Convento di Santa Maria a Castro
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Lido di Ravello ©
Lido di Ravello

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