10-Day Road Trip in Italy, France, and Monaco from Milan to Turin, Monaco, and Genoa

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Set off on a grand 10-day Euro trip through Italy, France, and Monaco. Visit multiple cities like Milan, Monza, Monaco, and Nice, each offering a unique experience unlike any other.

With this ultimate European tour package, you'll experience the essence of 3 incredible countries, each offering a tapestry of experiences that will leave you with lasting memories. You'll stay 6 nights in Italy, and 3 nights in Monaco.

In the first leg of your journey, you'll find yourself in the heart of Italy, a land filled with treasures waiting to be discovered. You’ll collect your chosen rental car in the city of Milan and begin your adventure from there. Explore Milan, Monza, Turin, Cavoretto, and Genoa, where picturesque vistas and cultural gems await your exploration.

Next, prepare to be mesmerized by the diverse and vibrant landscapes of France. Immerse yourself in the allure of Nice, where every street tells a story.

Continuing your journey, you'll step into the captivating realm of Monaco. This country's charm is boundless, and you'll be impressed by the wonders of Monaco.

Your multi-country road trip brings you close to some of Europe’s most iconic attractions and landmarks, such as Nice’s Castle Hill and Monaco's iconic Prince's Palace of Monaco. From must-see attractions to breathtaking viewpoints, this meticulously crafted itinerary promises you a glimpse into the unique features of this region in Europe.

Throughout your tour, you’ll stay at some of the best accommodations along your route. Our recommendations always include options with varying levels of comfort, ranging from 3 to 5-star hotels that cater to various preferences and budgets.

Your ultimate multi-country road trip across Italy, France, and Monaco will not be complete without indulging in some retail therapy! Embark on a quest for a rare souvenir in each destination. Beyond the thrill of buying unique goods, it’s also an amazing opportunity to immerse yourself in local customs and interact with friendly locals at every stop.

By booking this holiday package, you can save yourself from the tedious task of researching and planning your road trip in Europe. We'll handle all the travel arrangements for your 10-day self-drive adventure in Italy, France, and Monaco. With our expertise, you can enjoy a hassle-free experience and focus on immersing yourself in incredible destinations without the stress of organizing every detail. This holiday deal also comes with 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide accessible via our mobile app to assist you throughout your journey.

Discover breathtaking landscapes, diverse cultures, and iconic landmarks in multiple European countries on one epic road trip! Travel across borders and experience the freedom of the open road as you create lifelong memories in Italy, France, and Monaco.

Choose your travel dates today and start planning your unforgettable multi-country road trip with Guide to Europe!

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Flights, economy included
Hotel, 9 nights
Rental car, 10 days
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Destinations

View of Mediterranean luxury resort and bay with yachts. Nice, Cote d'Azur, France. Nice
High dynamic range (HDR) Aerial view of the city of Milan, Italy.Milan / 4 nights
Monaco - city in MonacoMonaco / 3 nights
Cavoretto
Photo of beautiful landscape of panoramic aerial view port of Genoa in a summer day, Italy.Genoa / 1 night
Photo of aerial view of Turin city center with landmark of Mole Antonelliana, Turin ,Italy ,Europe.Turin / 1 night
Photo of aerial view of the main square with church in Monza in north Italy.Monza

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photo of night panoramic view of Duomo square in Milano,Italy.Duomo di Milano Museum
photo of one of the world's oldest shopping malls galleria vittorio emanuele II at night in milan, lombardia, Italy.Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Sempione Park, Municipio 1, Milan, Lombardy, ItalySempione Park
photo of Sunset view of Sforza Castle (Castello Sforzesco) in Milan, Italy. Architecture and landmarks of Milan. Night cityscape of MilanSforzesco Castle Art Library
PHOTO OF Old Port Porto Antico of Genoa (Genova) with yachts and boats with aquarium biosphere building under stormy sky. Genoa, ItalyAquarium of Genoa
Egyptian Museum, Circoscrizione 1, Turin, Torino, Piemont, ItalyEgyptian Museum
photo of Turin (Torino), Mole Antonelliana tower, simbol of the city. Italy.Mole Antonelliana
photo of High dynamic range (HDR) Fontana dei Mesi fountain in Parco del Valentino, TurinParco del Valentino
photo of Reflection of a little temple in a pond of the Park of Monza surrounded by yellow autumnal trees, ItalyMonza Park
Monte Carlo Casino, Monte-Carlo, MonacoMonte Carlo Casino
photo of Piazza De Ferrari .Piazza De Ferrari
PHOTO OF New business district Milano Porta Nuova Garibaldi (Gae Aulenti) .Piazza Gae Aulenti
PHOTOPP OF Arco della Pace (Arch of Peace), Porta Sempione, Milan, Italy .Arch of Peace
Old Monaco MuseumMusée océanographique de Monaco
photo of view of Teatro La Scala- famous opera house in Milan, Italy.La Scala
photo of view Pinacothèque de Brera - Cour intérieure, Milan,Italy.Pinacoteca di Brera
photo of view A picture showing the National Museum of Science and Technology of Milan, Italy.Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia "Leonardo da Vinci"
Prince's Palace of Monaco
Castle Hill, Vieux Nice, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceCastle Hill
photo of Milan, Italy panorama. View from Milan Cathedral. Royal Palace of Milan - Palazzo Realle and Velasca Tower in the background.Royal Palace of Milan
Museo Nazionale dell'AutomobileMuseo Nazionale dell'Automobile
photo of view of Aerial view of The Autodromo Nazionale of Monza, that is a race track located near the city of Monza, Italy.Autodromo Nazionale Monza
PHOTO OF Santa Maria delle Grazie or Holy Mary of Grace is a church and Dominican convent in Milan, northern ItalySanta Maria delle Grazie Church
Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, Municipio 1, Milan, Lombardy, ItalyBasilica di Sant'Ambrogio
photo of Porto antico
photo of Triton Fountain at Albert I Garden its ancient Greek statue and historical monument with Mediterranean house facades in Nice, France.Albert I Garden
photo of view of Genoa Cathedral of Saint Lawrence - Italy.Genoa Cathedral
photo of Fountain Soleil on Place Massena at beautiful morning in Nice, France.Place Masséna
Piazza Duomo, Municipio 1, Milan, Lombardy, ItalyCathedral Square
St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceCathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice
Japanese-Princess Grace Garden, Larvotto, MonacoPrincess Grace Japanese Garden
Le Jardin Exotique, Èze, Nice, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Metropolitan France, FranceLe Jardin Exotique
Grimaldi ForumGrimaldi Forum
Collection Privée des Voitures de S.A.S. le Prince de Monaco, Fontvieille, MonacoCollection Privée des Voitures de S A S Le Prince de Monaco
Exotic Garden of Monaco, Jardin Exotique, MonacoJardin Exotique de Monaco
Garibaldi Gate, Municipio 9, Milan, Lombardy, ItalyGaribaldi Gate
The facade of Palazzo Borromeo in Milan, Italy. Palazzo Borromeo

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Day 1

Day 1 – Milan - arrival day

  • Milan - Arrival day
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  • Arch of Peace
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Your unforgettable multi-country road trip in Italy, France, and Monaco begins the moment you arrive in the awe-inspiring city of Milan in Italy. You’ll check in at a top-rated hotel and stay in Milan for 3 nights.

Catch an early flight to Italy to enjoy as much time as possible exploring Milan before it’s time to hit the road and drive to your next destination. Discover the city’s rich history, breathtaking sights, and lively atmosphere with visits to the most popular attractions.

In Milan, the extraordinary Arch of Peace awaits. This attraction is a valued monument that boasts an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 27,502 travelers' reviews.

Find your way to your hotel in Milan. We recommend choosing a hotel in a central location for easy exploring. Check-in typically starts between 2 and 4 PM at hotels in Italy. Settle in and make plans for the evening.

If you're eager to sample culinary delights during your multi-country road trip in Italy, France, and Monaco, you'll be excited to head out for dinner and get a taste of the local cuisine in Milan. After dinner, head out to a bar to reminisce about your day and raise a toast to this stop on your road trip.

Enjoy an outstanding dining experience at Enrico Bartolini al Mudec, a 3-star Michelin restaurant offering an exceptional creative menu. If you are in the mood for trying an alternative dining experience, consider visiting the nearby 2-star Michelin-awardee, Seta by Antonio Guida, known for its delicious international, and contemporary cuisine. Another highly-recommended restaurant in Milan is Il Luogo Aimo e Nadia, a renowned restaurant with a 1-star Guide Michelin recognition, known for its delicious italian contemporary, and modern menu.

To truly maximize your evening out, consider visiting Nottingham Forest after dinner. This bar is known for offering some of the best drinks and vibes in the city. Alternatively, head to Armani/Bamboo Bar, another bar with an inviting ambiance. Similarly, Mag Cafe also offers a great atmosphere, ensuring a night filled with enjoyment and relaxation.

Your multi-country road trip in Italy, France, and Monaco has only just begun. Brace yourself for more exciting days to come as you cross country borders in the comfort of your rental car and discover the most unique attractions, activities, and foods of each destination.

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Day 2

Day 2 – Milan

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Drive 1 km, 17 min

  • La Scala
  • Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
  • Cathedral Square
  • Duomo di Milano Museum
  • Royal Palace of Milan
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Day 2 of your multi-country road trip promises a full day of discoveries in beautiful Milan. Enjoy time off the road as you’ll be staying in the city for 2 nights more before hitting the road again.

Complement your beautiful day with a visit to a top-rated opera house and attraction in Milan — La Scala. About 26,219 visitors have rated this attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

The popular Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is another top sight in Milan that locals and travelers often enjoy spending time at. This attraction is a well-loved commercial gallery in the area, rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 91,394 visitors.

Cathedral Square is a spectacular point of interest and highlight on travelers’ itineraries in Milan, earning an impressive average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 7,539 enchanted visitors.

As the day moves along, be sure to make time to drop by the magnificent Duomo di Milano Museum. Because of its allure and charm, around 138,554 visitors have rated this attraction and art museum an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars. More than 341,609 people visit this attraction each year, and today is your opportunity to be one of the lucky travelers to explore it.

Discover the allure of Royal Palace of Milan. Echoing its popularity, 17,538 travelers have awarded this famous art museum and sightseeing spot an impressive average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

After a day of exploration and awe-inspiring sights, it’s time to replenish your strength. Make the most of this stop on your multi-country road trip across Italy, France, and Monaco by rewarding yourself with a taste of Milan’s local cuisine. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax or mingle with the locals and raise a toast to your exciting road trip adventure.

Savor the flavors at Nero 9, a top pick for dinner tonight. Alternatively, Ristorante la Brisa beckons with its unique menu offerings. Also, consider UNAHOTELS Cusani Milano. With its consistent customer satisfaction, it’s an excellent option for dining in Milan tonight.

Keep the evening going at Kilburn Cocktail Bar Milano, a great choice for enjoying the after-dinner hours with a drink. You could also go to Bar Frida, which offers a similarly pleasant setting and great drinks. Another option is The Friends Pub Milano, which provides an inviting environment for unwinding after a busy day out.

Take in the ambiance of Milan as this vacation day slowly comes to an end. Whether you’re going bar hopping or you decide on a quiet night at your hotel, you have another exciting day of your road trip to look forward to!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Milan

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Drive 8 km, 1 hour 22 min

  • Santa Maria delle Grazie Church
  • Sempione Park
  • Sforzesco Castle Art Library
  • Pinacoteca di Brera
  • Garibaldi Gate
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On day 3, you will wake up in Milan with an entire day of wonders ahead of you! You still have 1 night left in Milan before it’s time to get back on the road and continue your European tour across Italy, France, and Monaco.

Explore multiple popular travel destinations in Milan today. Begin your sightseeing with a visit to the outstanding Santa Maria delle Grazie Church. This attraction boasts an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 13,490 visitors.

Next, discover the charms of the popular Parco Sempione. This incredible attraction and park holds an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, thanks to 72,914 visitors.

According to travelers in Milan, the extraordinary Sforzesco Castle Art Library is a must-see attraction. This crowd-favorite destination and library is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 68,714 visitors.

As the day moves along, don’t miss out the incredible art museum, Pinacoteca di Brera. Up to 417 people visit this attraction every year, and around 26,077 visitors have rated it an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

If you’re up for another attraction, check out the popular point of interest, Porta Garibaldi. This attraction is rated an average 4.4 out of 5 stars among 3,436 visitors.

As the sun dips under the horizon, freshen up and head out to discover the best dining spots in Milan. Check out our recommendations on where to wine and dine while seeing this marvelous destination in Italy in a new light. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax, mingle with the locals, and raise a toast to your unforgettable road trip vacation in Europe.

As a top-rated it is an ideal choice in the city. Enjoy a lovely meal at Vento di Sardegna, a top-rated place to have dinner tonight. Alternatively, if your taste buds call for something different, Palazzo Parigi Hotel & Grand Spa Milano is another top choice with a popular menu. You could also check for a table at Galleria Restaurant. As an establishment that gains consistently high praises from customers, it’s an ideal choice in Milan tonight.

Cap off your culinary experience with a visit to some of the most celebrated bars in the area. For instance, BhangraBar stands out as an excellent choice for a post-dinner cocktail. Alternatively, Rufus Cocktail Bar offers an ideal atmosphere to enjoy the pleasures of the night. Ostello Bello Grande is also a great option that provides a perfect setting for a relaxing evening.

Go to bed happy and look forward to a good night’s sleep as soon as your head hits the pillow. Your European tour continues tomorrow!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Milan, Monza, and Turin

  • Turin
  • Milan
  • Monza
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Drive 183 km, 3 hours 28 min

  • Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio
  • Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia "Leonardo da Vinci"
  • Piazza Gae Aulenti
  • Autodromo Nazionale Monza
  • Monza Park
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Dive into day 4 of your remarkable multi-country road trip across Italy, France, and Monaco. Today's main destinations are Milan in Italy, where you will have the opportunity to experience all the top things to see and do. At the end of the day, you’ll unwind at one of the finest accommodations in Turin. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in Milan is the fantastic Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio. As an appreciated church and local gem in the area, Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio has earned an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 12,883 reviews.

Next up on your agenda, you will find the extraordinary Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia "Leonardo da Vinci", which is a technology museum that gets around 532,084 visits every year. This attraction is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 22,235 visitors, so don't miss the opportunity to experience it for yourself!

Join countless others in discovering the allure of Piazza Gae Aulenti, a standout square and attraction that's captivated the hearts of many. It has a stellar rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 30,398 reviewers.

Monza’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Milan behind. This drive usually takes around 36 min. Monza welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in Monza is the fantastic Monza Circuit. As an appreciated motorsport racing track and local gem in the area, Monza Circuit has earned an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 14,877 reviews.

Next up on your agenda, you will find the extraordinary Monza Park. This attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 34,629 visitors, so don't miss the opportunity to experience it for yourself!

After an exciting day of sightseeing, it’s time to check in at your accommodation in Turin. This is not only a place to sleep but your home away from home, offering a warm welcome after a long day on the road.

As the day unfolds, you’ll be delighted to find that the city of Turin boasts an array of restaurants and bars catering to every budget. Take this opportunity to sample the distinctive flavors of Italy.

Start your culinary exploration in Turin by securing a reservation at Vintage 1997. This renowned restaurant holds 1 Michelin star and offers an exceptional menu of italian, and classic cuisine. For another dining delight, visit Unforgettable, celebrated for its delectable innovative, and italian contemporary menu. This acclaimed 1-star Michelin-recipient consistently leaves guests satisfied, making it a must-visit during your holiday. Looking for a different experience? Discover Piano 35, a top local spot known for its tantalizing italian contemporary, and piedmontese menu. With a 1-star Michelin recognition, it guarantees an exceptional dining adventure.

Explore the vibrant nightlife at OINOS Vini - Wine Bar - Caffetteria after your meal, a hub for lively evenings and memorable moments. Or, head to Carpe Diem for a great selection of flavorful drinks and a charming setting. Furthermore, Piper Pub is perfect for those looking to extend their night with a touch of local flavor.

Go to bed happy and look forward to a good night’s sleep as soon as your head hits the pillow. Your European tour continues tomorrow!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Turin, Cavoretto, and Monaco

  • Monaco
  • Turin
  • Cavoretto
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Drive 271 km, 3 hours 40 min

  • Egyptian Museum
  • Mole Antonelliana
  • Parco del Valentino
  • Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile
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On day 5 of your multi-country road trip across Italy, France, and Monaco, you will get a true taste of the freedom a self-drive vacation in Europe entails. Today’s travel plans include stops at the most scenic, wondrous, and interesting places to see in Turin in Italy. In the evening, you’ll end up in Monaco, where you will stay for 3 nights.

One place travelers keep coming back to in Turin is the magnificent Egyptian Museum. Around 48,123 visitors have rated this excellent museum and travel destination an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

We also recommend you explore the amazing Mole Antonelliana on this leg of your adventure in Italy. This attraction is a well-known tower that has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from around 45,724 travelers. Given this incredible site's popularity, it’s easy to understand why more than 237,000 people visit it every year.

The remarkable Parco del Valentino is known to be one of the best places to visit in Turin, and its average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 42,752 traveler reviews is proof.

Complement your beautiful day with a visit to a top-rated museum and attraction in Cavoretto — Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile. About 16,522 visitors have rated this attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Relax your senses after a day of exhilarating activities and fun exploration. Retreat to one of the best accommodations in Monaco.

If you're eager to sample culinary delights during your multi-country road trip in Italy, France, and Monaco, you'll be excited to head out for dinner and get a taste of the local cuisine in Monaco. After dinner, head out to a bar to reminisce about your day and raise a toast to this stop on your road trip.

Treat yourself to a delicious dinner at Steak 'n Shake Monaco, an excellent option for tonight's dining. Looking for something different? La Bionda offers a tantalizing alternative with its diverse menu. And don’t miss La Tavernetta. With its reputation for pleasing customers, it’s a fantastic choice for tonight in Monaco.

Keep the evening going at Blue Gin, a great choice for enjoying the after-dinner hours with a drink.

As the night falls in Monaco, take a moment to savor the experiences of the day. Wash away your fatigue with a drink, or lay back and relax at your hotel, and look forward to another thrilling day of your multi-country journey across Europe.

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Day 6

Day 6 – Monaco

  • Monaco
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Drive 6 km, 51 min

  • Collection Privée des Voitures de S A S Le Prince de Monaco
  • Monte Carlo Casino
  • Princess Grace Japanese Garden
  • Grimaldi Forum
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Wake up and see what day 6 of your great European road trip in Italy, France, and Monaco has in store for you! You will be staying in Monaco for 2 nights before continuing your journey to the next destination.

A tour of Monaco is not complete without a visit to the famous Private Cars Collection of HSH Prince of Monaco. This incredible museum and attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 4,468 travelers.

Make the most of your Monaco travel adventure by seeing another popular site, the wonderful Monte Carlo Casino. This architectural structure and unique destination is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 35,526 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible Princess Grace Japanese Garden for an experience worth remembering. This local park and standout destination has received an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 5,818 visitors.

In the evening, prepare to be amazed by Monaco’s regional flavors and culminate your day with a toast. We’ve curated a guide to the city’s culinary and nightlife hotspots to enhance your experience during your multi-country vacation in Italy, France, and Monaco.

Enjoy a delicious meal at Casa del Caffe, a highly-rated dining destination in Monaco. If you're eager to try something different, consider Maya Jah, another top spot with a tantalizing menu. You might also want to secure a reservation at Sensais. With a reputation for consistently satisfied customers, it’s an excellent choice to enhance your stay in Monaco this evening.

As the night falls in Monaco, take a moment to savor the experiences of the day. Wash away your fatigue with a drink, or lay back and relax at your hotel, and look forward to another thrilling day of your multi-country journey across Europe.

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Day 7

Day 7 – Monaco

  • Monaco
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Drive 6 km, 1 hour 5 min

  • Musée océanographique de Monaco
  • Prince's Palace of Monaco
  • Jardin Exotique de Monaco
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Day 7 of your multi-country road trip promises a full day of discoveries in beautiful Monaco. Enjoy time off the road as you’ll be staying in the city for 1 night more before hitting the road again.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Monaco, including the outstanding Musée océanographique de Monaco. Having an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 27,908 reviews and welcoming more than 675,000 visitors each year, this fascinating museum and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the city.

Monaco is also home to the captivating Prince's Palace of Monaco, a local palace considered one of the highlights of the city. About 21,029 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.6 out of 5 stars, proving its popularity.

The extraordinary Jardin Exotique de Monaco is another unforgettable place you can visit on this leg of your journey in Monaco. This extraordinary botanical garden and tourist hot spot boasts a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 3,474 travelers.

As the sun sets on day 7 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, prepare for a culinary journey. Navigate through Monaco's top restaurants and eateries, each offering a local taste of Monaco to remember your trip by. After a fulfilling dinner, dive into the city’s local nightlife. Whether you prefer the bustling energy of popular pubs or want to take in the ambiance of a quiet bar, Monaco has them.

Enjoy a delicious meal at Bella Vita, a top-rated dining destination in Monaco. If you're in the mood to try something new, consider Woo Monaco, another top spot with a mouthwatering menu. You might also want to secure a reservation at Il Terrazzino. With a reputation for consistently satisfied customers, it’s a perfect choice to enhance your stay in Monaco this evening.

Relax, recharge, and look forward to what tomorrow holds. The opportunities are endless with a European self-drive tour!

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Day 8

Day 8 – Monaco, Nice, and Genoa

  • Genoa
  • Nice
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Drive 243 km, 4 hours 9 min

  • Place Masséna
  • Albert I Garden
  • Le Jardin Exotique
  • Castle Hill
  • Cathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 8 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, where you’ll be making 1 stop. The highlights of today include the wonderful destinations of Nice in France. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Genoa, your home for 1 night.

Once you're ready to continue your road trip, it's time to buckle up and drive towards France, eagerly anticipating your arrival in Nice. This drive usually takes around 28 min, without any stops or traffic disruptions.

A tour of Nice is not complete without a visit to the famous place Masséna. This incredible square and attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 8,132 travelers.

Make the most of your Nice travel adventure by seeing another popular site, the wonderful Albert I Garden. This urban park and unique destination is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 9,739 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible Le Jardin Exotique for an experience worth remembering. This local park and standout destination has received an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 5,313 visitors.

If you want to discover more, consider stopping by the famous Cathédrale Saint-Nicolas de Nice. This amazing site is a wonderful church with more than 7,225 wanderlust-filled travelers rating it an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

After a long day of discovery, it's time to settle in at a top-rated hotel in Genoa. Indulge in well-deserved rest and rejuvenation, preparing for the continued adventure that lies ahead.

As the sun sets on day 8 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, prepare for a culinary journey. Navigate through Genoa's top restaurants and eateries, each offering a local taste of Italy to remember your trip by. After a fulfilling dinner, dive into the city’s local nightlife. Whether you prefer the bustling energy of popular pubs or want to take in the ambiance of a quiet bar, Genoa has them.

Treat yourself to an extraordinary dining experience at San Giorgio, a 1-star Michelin restaurant offering an incredible modern, and ligurian menu. Alternatively, if your taste buds call for something different, The Cook is one of the best restaurants for modern cuisine in Genoa. This 1-star Michelin-awardee earns consistently high praises from guests. We also recommend checking out the menu at Il Marin. As a top-rated establishment with 1 Michelin star, it is an ideal choice for seafood, and contemporary cuisine in the city.

Continue your evening by exploring the vibrant nightlife scene at Scurreria Beer & Bagel, a prime destination for a thrilling night out. Also, don’t forget to check out La Lepre, a bar that offers unique local touches.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 9

Day 9 – Genoa, and Milan

  • Milan
  • Genoa
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Drive 144 km, 2 hours 17 min

  • Piazza De Ferrari
  • Genoa Cathedral
  • Aquarium of Genoa
  • Porto antico
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On day 9 of your exciting European self-drive vacation in Italy, France, and Monaco, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 1 destination, Genoa in Italy. When you’re not exploring the city and its surrounding areas, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Milan, where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

Something that makes Genoa the perfect holiday destination is that the city offers easy access to many popular places of interest, like the outstanding square, piazza De Ferrari. This local gem has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 34,312 visitors.

The famous Genoa Cathedral is another remarkable sightseeing hotspot in the area. As one of Genoa's most remarkable sights, there's no wonder why around 8,971 travelers have rated this incredible cathedral and travel destination an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Genoa is also home to the extraordinary Aquarium of Genoa, which boasts a 4.5 out of 5 star rating in 62,259 traveler reviews. This stunning public aquarium and local feature draws more than 1,200,000 visitors on an annual basis, captivating the hearts of travelers with its unique charm.

Another place you’ll want to visit is the captivating porto antico. With an impressive average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from a total of 12,414 reviews, a visit to this wonderful port and tourist destination is truly a great idea.

Take some time off from the road, it’s time to check in at a top-rated stay in Milan. Choose a hotel where you can gently let go of the day’s excitement and enjoy some peace and relaxation.

By dinnertime, you’ll be ready to savor the tastiest bites and enjoy the lively vibes in central Milan. From mouthwatering restaurants to happening bars, we've got the inside scoop on where to eat and drink at this stop on your multi-country road trip across Italy, France, and Monaco.

Esteemed as a much-enjoyed restaurant, it features an exceptional menu. Treat yourself to a wonderful meal at Tommasi Milano, a top-rated dining spot in Milan. If you're in the mood for something new, try da Vic, another premier location with a delectable menu. You might also want to book a table at G. B. Bar. Known for its consistently satisfied patrons, it’s a perfect choice to elevate your evening in Milan.

Continue your lively evening at QC Termemilano, a perfect place for winding down or revving up the night, depending on which mood you’re in. Yguana Cafè is another excellent bar that offers a great selection of drinks to suit any mood.

Take in the ambiance of Milan as this vacation day slowly comes to an end. Whether you’re going bar hopping or you decide on a quiet night at your hotel, you have another exciting day of your road trip to look forward to!

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Day 10

Day 10 – Milan - departure day

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  • Palazzo Borromeo
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On day 10 you have reached the last destination of your European road trip. Catch one last glimpse of Milan before it’s time to leave.

Depending on how much time you have before your departure, you may want to engage in some last-minute shopping or souvenir hunting. Get some unique items to remind you of your great European road trip across Italy, France, and Monaco. If shopping isn’t your thing, visit some of the lesser-known attractions you have yet to discover.

Make the most of your final day in Italy by visiting Milan’s iconic markets and shopping establishments. Secure the perfect souvenirs for your family and friends back home or buy yourself a remembrance of your amazing experience in Italy.

Palazzo Borromeo is a travelers’ favorite in Milan, and today you’ll have the opportunity to discover it too! This one-of-a-kind attraction is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 130 visitors.

Get a last taste of Italy’s tasty traditional food. Choose from a curated list of the best local food and drink spots in Milan and enjoy what may be your last vacation meal of this trip. Look forward to recreating these distinct culinary experiences in your own kitchen later to remind you of your unforgettable road trip across Italy, France, and Monaco.

Dine in style at Ribot Restaurant, a top recommendation for dinner tonight. Or, for a change of pace, Pizza And Food boasts a menu that's sure to impress.

The time has come to say farewell to Milan for now. You will realize that you’re traveling home with more than you came with as you look back at your 10-day European road trip in Italy, France, and Monaco with fond memories. Safe travels!

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