Exploring Italy can be a daunting task, especially when you only have a week to do it. With so much to see and do, it can be hard to decide where to go and what to prioritize. To help you make the most of your time, I've put together a comprehensive guide for exploring Italy in a week. If you're passionate about Renaissance art, Florence is the place for you.
Spend a few days exploring the city's many museums and galleries, and don't forget to climb the Leaning Tower of Pisa. If you're looking for mountains, take routes to the Dolomites. For those with only seven days in Italy, I recommend taking a 3-hour guided tour of Piazza San Marco and the Ducal Palace, which includes the Bridge of Sighs. After that, use high-speed trains to travel to your next destination at night or early in the morning to maximize your time.
Rome is an excellent base for exploring central Italy. Spend a few days exploring the city's many attractions, such as the Colosseum and the Pantheon. From there, you can take day trips to nearby cities such as Bologna and San Marino. No matter where you go in Italy, you're sure to have an unforgettable experience.
With careful planning and an open mind, you can make the most of your week in this beautiful country.