Europe Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Quick drive from Florence to Rome- suggestions!

Jump to last reply

So we're renting a car in Florence on a Monday and driving some or all of the way to Rome to get there by Wednesday. This leaves 2 nights in the Tuscan countryside. 2 questions:

Do we dare attempting the entire drive to Rome? Should we drop the car in Orvieto and take the 2.5 hour train to Rome for ease?

If we're spending only two nights between Florence and Rome, where and what would you recommend doing? Vineyards and towns would be appreciated. Right now I'm thinking Siena and Orvieto might be best for lodging etc.

Any advice, tips, or anything would be very much appreciated!

10 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Writers Needed for Mexico
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 24, 14 at 12:19 PM
  • Writers Needed for Georgia Coast
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
  • Writers Needed for Rwanda and Uganda
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 St. Paul's Cathedral bells
  2. 2 7 weeks Europe with toddler - Itinerary advice
  3. 3 Stockholm/Archipelago Dinner Cruise
  4. 4 Trip Report Thanks to Fodorites for help planning Paris/London trip
  5. 5 Vienna.stay in pension.
  6. 6 Spain for 7 days
  7. 7 Spending money in Italy?
  8. 8 Help! Only a few days in CROTIA: where would you go?
  9. 9 Biking across Europe
  10. 10 Rioja in one day on way to Basque
  11. 11 Vacation Rental Home near Barcelona with 8 bed/8 bath help
  12. 12 London: Oyster Card or Travelcard?
  13. 13 Normandy in October
  14. 14 Itinerey help for a 27 day trip to Europe for April of 2015
  15. 15 Trip Report I went to Paris in June
  16. 16 "Cool" places for dinner in Rome when it's hot
  17. 17 Paris in October solo - potpourri of questions
  18. 18 Trip Report One month in Puglia and Matera
  19. 19 A week in Basque Country: Bilbao, San Sebastian, Biarritz
  20. 20 Guesthouses in Dublin
  21. 21 How do I use a SIM card in Spain and Portugal?
  22. 22 Tentative itinerary for Andalucia for April/May 2015
  23. 23 Trip Report Jamikins and Bikerscott Go Francing: Cooking in the Alps and Alsace
  24. 24 spain in 14 nights with wife and 2 17 yrs old kids
  25. 25 Help! Just 3 nights in CROATIA: where should we go?
View next 25 » Back to the top