Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Rome Advice?
  2. 2 Paris/Loire Valley than ?
  3. 3 Need help completing my itinerary. So Much to see!
  4. 4 Spending Money for a 30 day trip
  5. 5 8ish days Zurich to Como...
  6. 6 Affordable 1 year French courses in France? Recommendations?
  7. 7 Cornwall Advice
  8. 8 How many nights in Verona and Bologna?
  9. 9 3 nights Santorini suggestions with a child- is akrotiri a good location?
  10. 10 "Never Mind"
  11. 11 3 Month Europe Itineray -- please critique :)
  12. 12 Looking for suggestions car trip starting Amsterdam to nice
  13. 13 2 Weeks In and out of Paris...Itinerary Help?
  14. 14 Upcoming trip to Penzance, Cornwall
  15. 15 Paris with a toddler and a baby
  16. 16 Our Itinerary for 25 Days in Portugal
  17. 17 Killarney
  18. 18 New York Kennedy to Rome Fiumicino Airport Terminals Clarification
  19. 19 Florence Travel Guide
  20. 20 Portugal and Spain itinerary help!
  21. 21 Connecting flight time in Europe
  22. 22 Trump alleged to be "keen" for US to join Commonwealth
  23. 23 London: Travel Alert for Kings Cross Station!
  24. 24 2 WEEK EUROPE ITINERARY
  25. 25 Well with itinerary North East Italy (again please!)
View next 25 » Back to the top

First trip to Italy - need help planning the Tuscany part

Jump to last reply

Hi. My husband and I are planning our very first trip to Italy in November! We're flying into Venice on the 7th and out of Rome on the 20th. (We're in our 50s and Canadian, by the way.)

We want to spend time in Venice, Florence, Tuscany, Cinque-Terre and Rome. We know that's a lot to squeeze into two weeks, though.

Here's tentatively what we're thinking, but we're open to suggestions for improving it.

Nov. 7-9 - Venice
Nov 10-11 Florence
Nov 12-16 - Tuscany (base ourselves somewhere, rent a car, and take day trips to Tuscan towns and Cinque-Terre)
Nov 17-19 - Rome

In addition to general feedback on this plan, I'm specifically wondering about the Tuscany portion of the trip. Where's a good place to base ourselves? Is the Cinque-Terre too far for a day trip? (We really want to hike the Cinque-Terre and we might never make it back to Italy so this might be our only chance...but maybe it's too much for one trip? What do you think?)

I'm looking forward to reading all your suggestions and advice. Thank you!

17 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement