9 days in Spain & Italy Itinerary

9 days in Spain & Italy Itinerary

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9 days in Spain & Italy Itinerary

Start: Kansas City, United States
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train + bus:  5​h
3
Ravello, Italy
— 2 nights
subway + train:  3​h
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Kansas City, United States


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1
night
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 30th (Sat), take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic and then admire the striking features of Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sun): stroll around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona driving holiday tool .

Kansas City, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. While traveling from Kansas City, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Barcelona, ranging from highs of 84°F to lows of 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 1st (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, read our Florence trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Florence takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in July, Florence is little chillier at night with lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

2
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): cool off at Fornillo, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello. On your second day here, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ravello trip builder site .

Getting from Florence to Ravello by combination of train and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Florence in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Ravello, with lows of 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Amalfi, Fornillo
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Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally explore the ancient world of Pantheon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ponder the design of Trevi Fountain and then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

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You can do a combination of subway and train from Ravello to Rome in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ravello in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Rome, with lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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