Two-Week Road Trip in Italy and France from Rome to Pisa, Turin, Grenoble, Milan, and Florence

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Pack your bags and hit the road for the ultimate 15-day Euro trip extravaganza! This multi-country adventure through the Italy and France guarantees unforgettable experiences at every stop.

With this ultimate European tour package, you'll experience the essence of 2 incredible countries, each offering a tapestry of experiences that will leave you with lasting memories. You'll stay 10 nights in Italy and 4 nights in France.

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 Rome and begin your adventure from there. Explore Rome, Pisa, Genoa, Turin, Milan, and Florence, 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 La Sône, Pont-en-Royans, Grenoble, Modane, and Saint Jean De Maurienne, where every street tells a story.

Your multi-country road trip brings you close to some of Europe’s most iconic attractions and landmarks, such as La Sône’s Fontaines Pétrifiantes Garden. 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 and France 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 15-day self-drive adventure in Italy and France. 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 and France.

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

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Rental car, 15 days
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Aerial panoramic cityscape of Rome, Italy, Europe. Roma is the capital of Italy. Cityscape of Rome in summer. Rome roofs view with ancient architecture in Italy. Rome / 3 nights
Florence Aerial View of Ponte Vecchio Bridge during Beautiful Sunny Day, ItalyFlorence / 3 nights
Pisa - city in ItalyPisa / 1 night
High dynamic range (HDR) Aerial view of the city of Milan, Italy.Milan / 2 nights
Photo of beautiful landscape of panoramic aerial view port of Genoa in a summer day, Italy.Genoa
Photo of morning cityscape view with mountains, river and bridge in Grenoble city on the south-east of France.Grenoble / 4 nights
Photo of aerial view of Turin city center with landmark of Mole Antonelliana, Turin ,Italy ,Europe.Turin / 1 night
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photo of trevi fountain at sunrise beautiful full view, Rome, Italy.Trevi Fountain
photo of Colosseum in Rome at sunrise, Italy, Europe.Colosseum
photo of view of Pantheon in the morning. Rome. Italy.Pantheon
photo of piazza navona in Rome, Italy. Rome navona square. Ancient stadium of Rome for athletic contests. Italy architecture and landmark. Piazza navona is one of the main attractions of Rome and Italy.Piazza navona
photo of night panoramic view of Duomo square in Milano,Italy.Duomo di Milano Museum
St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican CitySt Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums, Vatican CityVatican Museums
photo of golden sunset over ponte vecchio bridge with traditional boat on the arno river, Florence, Italy.Ponte Vecchio
photo of medieval leaning tower of pisa (Torre di pisa) at piazza dei miracoli (Piazza del duomo), Tuscany, Italy.Leaning Tower of Pisa
photo of panoramic view of ancient ruins of a roman forum or foro romano at sunrise in rome, Italy. view from capitoline hill.Roman Forum
photo of piazza di spagna in rome, italy. Spanish steps in rome, Italy in the morning. One of the most famous squares in Rome, Italy. Rome architecture and landmark.Piazza di Spagna
photo of panorama of piazza dei miracoli with leaning tower of pisa, Italy.Piazza del Duomo, Pisa
photo of one of the world's oldest shopping malls galleria vittorio emanuele II at night in milan, lombardia, Italy.Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
photo of piazza del popolo (People's square) named after the church of santa maria del popolo in Rome, Italy.Piazza del Popolo
photo of View of statue of david on Piazzale Michelangelo at morning  in Florence, Italy.Piazzale Michelangelo
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Quartiere 1, Florence, Metropolitan City of Florence, Tuscany, ItalyCathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Sempione Park, Municipio 1, Milan, Lombardy, ItalySempione Park
photo of square of signoria in florence at sunrise, Italy.Piazza della Signoria
photo of Visit Italy, park Villa Borghese with boat and ducks.Villa Borghese
photo of holy angel castle, also known as hadrian mausoleum in the morning, Rome, Italy.Castel Sant'Angelo
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 uffizi gallery in piazzale degli uffizi at night in florence Italy.Uffizi Gallery
PHOTO OF Old Port Porto Antico of Genoa (Genova) with yachts and boats with aquarium biosphere building under stormy sky. Genoa, ItalyAquarium of Genoa
Sistine ChapelSistine Chapel
Egyptian Museum, Circoscrizione 1, Turin, Torino, Piemont, ItalyEgyptian Museum
photo of altare della patria, national monument to victor emmanuel II the first king of a unified Italy, located in Rome.Altare della Patria
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
Central Market
Saint Peter's Square, R-36989Saint Peter's Square
photo of Galleria dell'Accademia in Venice, Italy.Galleria dell'Accademia
PHOTO OF New business district Milano Porta Nuova Garibaldi (Gae Aulenti) .Piazza Gae Aulenti
Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence, Quartiere 1, Florence, Metropolitan City of Florence, Tuscany, ItalyBasilica of Santa Croce in Florence
PHOTOPP OF Arco della Pace (Arch of Peace), Porta Sempione, Milan, Italy .Arch of Peace
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
Foro Italico
Church of Santa Maria Novella at morning in Florence, Tuscany, ItalyBasilica di Santa Maria Novella, Firenze (FI)
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
photo of the Palazzo Madam Museum in Torino, Italy on a sunny day.Palazzo Madama
Fort de La BastilleBastille
Fontaines Pétrifiantes Garden
musée de Grenoble (France)Museum of Grenoble
Jardin des Dauphins, Secteur 2, Grenoble, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Metropolitan France, FranceJardin des Dauphins
Les maisons suspendues de Pont-en-Royans
Pont en Royans's Water Museum
The museum and its gardens © Jack Trebor ProdMusée dauphinois
The Saint-Laurent museum and church in Grenoble, Place Saint-Laurent at the foot of the BastilleGrenoble Archaeological Museum
Téléphérique Grenoble - Bastille
La Maison Penchée
Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne Cathedral
Musée des costumes, arts et traditions populaires

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Day 1

Day 1 – Rome - arrival day

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  • Altare della Patria
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Your unforgettable multi-country road trip in Italy and France begins the moment you arrive in the awe-inspiring city of Rome in Italy. You’ll check in at a top-rated hotel and stay in Rome for 2 nights.

Catch an early flight to Italy to enjoy as much time as possible exploring Rome 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.

As afternoon approaches, head to your chosen hotel in Rome. Check-in typically starts around 2 to 4 PM at hotels in Italy. We recommend staying at a hotel in a central location for easy access to the best attractions, restaurants, and bars in the city.

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 and France by rewarding yourself with a taste of Rome’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.

Make sure to book a table at La Pergola, a 3 Michelin star restaurant and a Bib Gourmand dining venue in Rome. This local gem’s delectable mediterranean and contemporary cuisine is sure to leave a lasting impression. La Pergola is highly regarded in the culinary world and boasts an impressive track record of satisfied customers.

Treat yourself to culinary excellence at Il Pagliaccio, offering a Bib-Gourmand awarded dining experience. With its 2 Michelin star rating, it caters to the most discerning palates. The incredible creative and innovative cuisine at Il Pagliaccio has earned praise globally.

If you're in the mood for something different, consider reserving a table at Enoteca La Torre. This celebrated dining spot in Rome is renowned for its sumptuous meals and mediterranean and creative menu. Countless patrons sing this Bib Gourmand restaurant's praises, adding to its 2 Michelin-star prestige.

Spend the night with your favorite cocktail in hand at RoYaL Art Cafè Roma. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 3,972 customers.

Embrace relaxation as you toast to a fantastic night at Ai Tre Scalini. This popular bar in Rome is a local favorite with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,950 customers.

If you want to check out another bar in the area, you’ll love Centro. This bar is known for its many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Centro has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,488 reviews.

Your multi-country road trip in Italy and France 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 – Rome

  • Rome
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Drive 7 km, 1 hour 10 min

  • Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Piazza navona
  • Pantheon
  • Roman Forum
  • Colosseum
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Wake up and see what day 2 of your great European road trip in Italy and France has in store for you! You will be staying in Rome for 1 night before continuing your journey to the next destination.

As the sun sets on day 2 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, prepare for a culinary journey. Navigate through Rome'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, Rome has them.

Don't miss out on experiencing 433, a renowned dining spot in Rome. This restaurant's rich flavors have left a lasting impression on diners. Its dedication to culinary perfection is evident in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 2,341 satisfied guests.

Make a reservation at Roma Sparita while immersing yourself in Rome. This distinguished restaurant offers imaginative dishes, with a remarkable rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,073 guests.

Discover the culinary treasures of Ristorante Amedeo, a beloved dining establishment within Rome. Its exquisite menu promises to tantalize your taste buds and transport you to culinary bliss. Renowned for its exceptional service, it has earned a 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,798 satisfied customers.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit DEROMA - Farine Romane, one of the top bars in the city. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, DEROMA - Farine Romane has earned an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,432 customers.

Alternatively, you could enjoy a toast with locals and other travelers at Hotel Hassler Roma, a crowd-favorite. Around 895 customers have rated their experience at Hotel Hassler Roma an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars.

VinAllegro belongs to the list of the best bars in Rome, and its ratings and reviews are proof of this claim. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,167 bar-goers.

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 3

Day 3 – Rome and Pisa

  • Rome
  • Pisa
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Drive 362 km, 4 hours 42 min

  • Piazza di Spagna
  • Piazza del Popolo
  • Villa Borghese
  • Foro Italico
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Dive into day 3 of your remarkable multi-country road trip across Italy and France. Today's main destinations are Rome 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 Pisa. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

One place travelers keep coming back to in Rome is the magnificent Piazza di Spagna. Around 113,658 visitors have rated this excellent square and travel destination an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

We also recommend you explore the amazing piazza del Popolo on this leg of your adventure in Italy. This attraction is a well-known square that has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from around 89,807 travelers.

The remarkable Villa Borghese is known to be one of the best places to visit in Rome, and its average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 69,749 traveler reviews is proof.

Dive deeper into Rome by exploring the captivating Foro Italico. With a stellar average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 25,438 travelers, make sure this wonderful site is on your Rome exploration list!

Pisa’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Rome behind. This drive usually takes around 3 hours 44 min. Pisa welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences.

This outstanding travel destination inspires so many travelers each year.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Upon arrival, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

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

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in Pisa. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

Don't miss out on experiencing Osteria I Santi, a renowned dining spot in Pisa. This restaurant's rich flavors have left a lasting impression on diners. Its dedication to culinary perfection is evident in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 3,094 satisfied guests.

Make a reservation at Filter Coffee Lab while immersing yourself in Pisa. This distinguished restaurant offers imaginative dishes, with a remarkable rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,414 guests.

Discover the culinary treasures of Ristorante alle Bandierine, a beloved dining establishment within Pisa. Its exquisite menu promises to tantalize your taste buds and transport you to culinary bliss. Renowned for its exceptional service, it has earned a 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 1,163 satisfied customers.

Wrap up your evening by visiting the renowned Bar Mocambo, a must-visit hotspot in the city of Pisa. This bar has garnered an impressive average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, backed by 359 delighted customers.

Alternatively, quench your thirst at the popular Skyline American Bar, consistently rated 4.3 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Or, for an authentic local recommendation, head over to Sud, one of the top-rated bars in Pisa, with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 784 satisfied customers.

As the night falls in Pisa, 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 4

Day 4 – Pisa and Turin

  • Genoa
  • Pisa
  • Turin
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Drive 336 km, 4 hours 24 min

  • Leaning Tower of Pisa
  • Piazza del Duomo, Pisa
  • Aquarium of Genoa
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Experience an unparalleled adventure on day 4 of your multi-country journey across Italy and France. This exciting part of your road trip invites you to discover the renowned landmarks in 3 vibrant destinations - Pisa in Italy. After a day filled with exploration and new experiences, you will retreat to Turin where you'll spend 1 night of well-deserved relaxation.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in Pisa is the fantastic Leaning Tower of Pisa, attracting around 3,200,000 visitors every year. As an appreciated bell tower and local gem in the area, Leaning Tower of Pisa has earned an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 116,882 reviews.

Next up on your agenda, you will find the extraordinary Piazza del Duomo, Pisa. This attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 104,550 visitors, so don't miss the opportunity to experience it for yourself!

When you’ve had your share of Pisa, prepare for your next destination. Admire the views and listen to some good music as you drive in the direction of Genoa. Your travel time is around 2 hours.

Complement your beautiful day with a visit to a top-rated public aquarium and attraction in Genoa — Aquarium of Genoa. About 62,259 visitors have rated this attraction an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

When you’ve had your share of Genoa, prepare for your next destination. Admire the views and listen to some good music as you drive in the direction of Turin. Your travel time is around 2 hours 6 min.

After a long day of driving and exploring, you’ll check in at a top-recommended hotel in Turin of your choice.

By dinnertime, you’ll be ready to savor the tastiest bites and enjoy the lively vibes in central Turin. 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 and France.

Reserve a table at Vintage 1997, a 1 Michelin star restaurant and a dining establishment in Turin. This epicurean hotspot’s delicious italian and classic offering makes it a crowd favorite. Vintage 1997 is highly regarded in the culinary world and boasts an impressive track record of satisfied customers.

Another popular dining spot in Turin is Unforgettable, which critics have graced with 1 Michelin stars. This Bib Gourmand establishment’s pleasant ambiance and food choices leave a lasting impression on everyone who dines here. Its innovative and italian contemporary menu, characterized by its exquisite flavors, is a true testament to the Unforgettable’s culinary excellence.

Locals and foreign travelers alike recommend the popular Bib Gourmand restaurant, Piano 35. Captivated customers consistently praise this restaurant in Turin for its appetizing selection of food, including its italian contemporary and piedmontese courses. As a leading food haven, it boasts 1 Michelin stars for giving an unforgettable dining experience to its patrons.

Order some of the best-tasting cocktails and celebrate the night away at Birrificio Torino. This famous bar in Turin has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 3,558 customers.

You can also check out an equally popular bar in the area, Bistrot Turin. This amazing place never disappoints with its variety of drinks and fantastic ambiance. Bistrot Turin has received an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,494 customers.

If you want to visit another bar, we recommend Bar Zucca. This bar offers guests many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to pair with a great night, helping it earn an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 883 customers.

Take in the ambiance of Turin 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 5

Day 5 – Turin and Grenoble

  • Turin
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Drive 255 km, 3 hours 25 min

  • Egyptian Museum
  • Palazzo Madama
  • Mole Antonelliana
  • Parco del Valentino
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 5 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, where you’ll be making 2 stops. The highlights of today include the wonderful destinations of Turin in Italy and Grenoble in France. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Grenoble, your home for 4 nights.

In Turin, the extraordinary Egyptian Museum awaits. This attraction is a valued museum that boasts an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 48,123 travelers' reviews.

Another of the best travel destinations in Turin is the spectacular Palazzo Madama. This attraction is a palazzo that is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 9,096 visitors, making it a captivating highlight for all travelers.

You could then travel to the amazing Mole Antonelliana. This local tower and wonder has an overall review score of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 45,724 visitors, proving its popularity among travelers. With up to 237,000 people visiting this popular attraction every year, this iconic city feature is one place you don't want to miss.

Parco del Valentino is another attraction you might want to add to your Turin exploration itinerary. This garden is a popular stop among travelers in the area, as seen in its average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 42,752 reviews.

When you’re ready to jump back into the car and say goodbye to Turin, you’ll hit the road in the direction of Grenoble, France. Witness the landscapes transform as you cross the border to France. This drive usually takes around 2 hours 59 min. When you arrive, enjoy some sightseeing.

Soak in the beautiful landscapes as you drive and look forward to exploring your next destination.

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

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

Have a delightful culinary experience when you dine at Restaurant La Petite Idée. Favored by many foreign travelers and locals, this restaurant in Grenoble boasts a carefully curated and enticing menu. Its delectable dishes have earned it an impressive rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from around 804 visitors.

Another dining spot you shouldn’t miss while in Grenoble is Pizzeria Come Prima. It has garnered a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,055 diners thanks to its impeccable menu options and flavors.

Experience a celebration of flavors when you dine in at La Ferme à Dédé, in Grenoble. Its delightful menu and flavorful dishes have earned it a stellar rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 2,169 satisfied customers.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to L'Ardoise, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, L'Ardoise has charmed many with its 4.6 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 1,127 happy guests.

Or, join the buzz at le coq hardi, where locals and fellow explorers gather for good times and good chats. Le coq hardi captures hearts with its 4.4 out of 5-star rating, drawing acclaim from 991 merry-makers.

And don't miss out on Pub Shakesbeer, another local party gem in Grenoble. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 850 reviews, highlighting its charm and popularity in the area.

Celebrate day 5 of your multi-country road trip in Europe with a toast, and look forward to more memorable moments to come!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Grenoble

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Drive 130 km, 1 hour 55 min

  • Les maisons suspendues de Pont-en-Royans
  • Pont en Royans's Water Museum
  • Fontaines Pétrifiantes Garden
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Day 6 of your multi-country road trip promises a full day of discoveries in beautiful La Sône. Enjoy time off the road as you’ll be staying in the city for 3 nights more before hitting the road again.

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

Plan ahead and secure a table at My Little Warung Grenoble, an acclaimed dining establishment in Grenoble. This restaurant and its exquisite cuisine have earned the admiration of diners far and wide. Its commitment to culinary excellence shines through its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,183 satisfied guests.

Do not overlook the culinary excellence of La Cuisine des Tontons while experiencing the best of Grenoble. This renowned restaurant presents a refined menu, distinguished with an exceptional rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, celebrated by 785 discerning diners.

Indulge in the rich flavors of Cedar Restaurant, an elegant culinary destination in Grenoble. A menu crafted to perfection guarantees a dining experience that will satisfy even the most discerning palate. Its stellar reputation is reflected in its 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 840 previous guests.

Order some of the best-tasting cocktails and celebrate the night away at Restaurant La Table des Bro's Grenoble. This famous bar in Grenoble has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 682 customers.

You can also check out an equally popular bar in the area, Le Champollion Bar. This amazing place never disappoints with its variety of drinks and fantastic ambiance. Le Champollion Bar has received an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 609 customers.

If you want to visit another bar, we recommend Bar Au RENCARD. This bar offers guests many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to pair with a great night, helping it earn an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 555 customers.

Celebrate day 6 of your multi-country road trip in Europe with a toast, and look forward to more memorable moments to come!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Grenoble

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Drive 5 km, 44 min

  • Museum of Grenoble
  • Téléphérique Grenoble - Bastille
  • Jardin des Dauphins
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On day 7, you will wake up in Grenoble with an entire day of wonders ahead of you! You still have 2 nights left in Grenoble before it’s time to get back on the road and continue your European tour across Italy and France.

As the sun dips under the horizon, freshen up and head out to discover the best dining spots in Grenoble. Check out our recommendations on where to wine and dine while seeing this marvelous destination in France 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.

Have a delightful culinary experience when you dine at Kai iwi Café. Favored by many foreign travelers and locals, this restaurant in Grenoble boasts a carefully curated and enticing menu. Its delectable dishes have earned it an impressive rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from around 731 visitors.

Another dining spot you shouldn’t miss while in Grenoble is Restaurant Une Semaine sur Deux. It has garnered a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 776 diners thanks to its impeccable menu options and flavors.

Experience a celebration of flavors when you dine in at OWASABI, in Grenoble. Its delightful menu and flavorful dishes have earned it a stellar rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 708 satisfied customers.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Grenoble. At Pub des copains, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 177 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your adventure at Les copains d'abord, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 1,098 reviews.

Brasserie La Natation is also one of the best places in Grenoble where you can let loose and enjoy some celebratory drinks. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 838 customers.

As the night falls in Grenoble, 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 8

Day 8 – Grenoble

  • Grenoble
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Drive 9 km, 1 hour 28 min

  • Musée dauphinois
  • Grenoble Archaeological Museum
  • Bastille
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Wake up and see what day 8 of your great European road trip in Italy and France has in store for you! You will be staying in Grenoble for 1 night before continuing your journey to the next destination.

This outstanding travel destination inspires so many travelers each year.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in Grenoble. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

Make sure to reserve a table at Restaurant Le Gratin Dauphinois, an iconic dining spot in Grenoble. This culinary treasure and its outstanding menu have enchanted food enthusiasts from around the world. Its dedication to culinary innovation is evident in its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 676 satisfied guests.

Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy culinary excellence at Ciao a Te while in Grenoble. This renowned dining destination showcases an exquisite menu, distinguished with an exceptional rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, treasured by 585 previous guests.

Delight in the culinary creations of Restaurant Les Jardins de Sainte Cécile, a favorite in Grenoble. Its innovative menu offers a symphony of flavors that will tantalize your taste buds. With a reputation for excellence, it has earned a 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 655 discerning guests.

If you’re looking for a bar to end the evening at, many locals recommend Le Subway, claiming it’s one of the best in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 810 customers.

Another popular place to go for a drink is BLIND PIG. It is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 482 customers.

Brasserie Le Coq Tail is a place where you can easily spend an hour or two of fun or relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 492 customers.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in Italy and France! Enjoy your evening in Grenoble to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 9

Day 9 – Grenoble and Milan

  • Milan
  • Val-Cenis
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Drive 377 km, 4 hours 34 min

  • Musée des costumes, arts et traditions populaires
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne Cathedral
  • La Maison Penchée
  • More

On day 9 of your exciting European self-drive vacation in Italy and France, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 3 destinations, Modane in France and Milan 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 2 nights.

Set your GPS to Val-Cenis and hit the road. Expect a journey of approximately 1 hour 7 min without stops. Soak in the beautiful landscapes as you drive and look forward to exploring your next destination. Val-Cenis beckons with new experiences!

Milan’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Val-Cenis behind. This drive usually takes around 2 hours 53 min. Milan welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences.

This outstanding travel destination inspires so many travelers each year.

An exhilarating day of exploring and driving will have you longing for a comfortable bed at the end of the day. Fortunately, Milan’s top hotels offer a lovely retreat at day’s end. Choose from options ranging from budget to luxury.

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.

Discover the essence of culinary excellence at Enrico Bartolini al Mudec, a Bib Gourmand local dining experience. Renowned for its prestigious 3 Michelin-star rating and impressive menu, Enrico Bartolini al Mudec consistently impresses both foreign and local diners, garnering praise for its exceptional creative cuisine.

Also highly recommended is Seta by Antonio Guida, one of the best 2-star Michelin establishments in Milan. Take your pick from the international and contemporary menu, which has consistently earned Seta by Antonio Guida high ratings and praise from satisfied guests. This top-rated Bib Gourmand restaurant promises a culinary experience you will remember.

Experience the best local flavors while in Milan and reserve a table at the 1-star Michelin restaurant, Il Luogo Aimo e Nadia. Its delectable italian contemporary and modern offerings have contributed to impressive reviews from numerous patrons who’ve already savored its meals. Food enthusiasts visiting the area will be particularly excited to experience this Bib Gourmand restaurant.

After your meal, continue your getaway at one of the hottest bars in the city, Mag Cafe. This bar has an impressive average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,270 customers.

Alternatively, you can grab a few shots of your favorite drink and have an amazing night at the famous Nottingham Forest. This incredible bar has a vibrant atmosphere and plays great music, worthy of its average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,686 customers.

The Friends Pub Milano cannot be missed with its wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Around 1,689 bar lovers have given this place a seal of approval with their 4.3 out of 5 stars average rating.

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 10

Day 10 – Milan

  • Milan
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Drive 7 km, 37 min

  • Royal Palace of Milan
  • Duomo di Milano Museum
  • Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
  • La Scala
  • Piazza Gae Aulenti
  • More

Day 10 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 1 night more before hitting the road again.

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 and France 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.

Book a table at Primè, a famous dining establishment in Milan. This culinary hotspot and its appetizing cuisine have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation for food excellence is reflected in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,184 satisfied diners.

Another dining place you should visit in Milan is Contraste, which boasts a variety of tasteful dishes that cater to different palates. It has earned a commendable 4.7 out of 5 stars, demonstrating the positive feedback from 823 satisfied customers.

Locals and visitors alike recommend Milan’s Nero 9 for the delightful dining experience it gives. The establishment has garnered positive reviews for its tasty dishes, holding an admirable score of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 573 satisfied diners.

Quench your thirst after a long day of adventure at Kilburn Cocktail Bar Milano, a prime hotspot for fun and relaxation seekers in the city. Kilburn Cocktail Bar Milano boasts an impressive 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 954 customers.

Or, try the exciting drinks at BhangraBar, a vibrant place where locals and travelers converge for spirited toasts and amazing stories. BhangraBar has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 4,036 customers.

As the sun dips below the horizon, make a stop at another famous bar in the area, Camparino in Galleria. This bar is a local favorite, with an impressive rating of 4.4 out of 5-star from 4,036 customers.

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 11

Day 11 – Milan and Florence

  • Milan
  • Florence
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Drive 327 km, 4 hours 12 min

  • Pinacoteca di Brera
  • Sforzesco Castle Art Library
  • Sempione Park
  • Arch of Peace
  • More

On day 11 of your multi-country road trip across Italy and France, 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 Milan in Italy. In the evening, you’ll end up in Florence, where you will stay for 3 nights.

Complement your beautiful day with a visit to a top-rated art museum and attraction in Milan — Pinacoteca di Brera. About 26,077 visitors have rated this attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

The popular Sforzesco Castle Art Library is another top sight in Milan that locals and travelers often enjoy spending time at. This attraction is a well-loved library in the area, rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 68,714 visitors.

Parco Sempione is a spectacular park and highlight on travelers’ itineraries in Milan, earning an impressive average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 72,914 enchanted visitors.

As the day moves along, be sure to make time to drop by the magnificent Arch of Peace. Because of its allure and charm, around 27,502 visitors have rated this attraction and monument an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

As you’ve unraveled the marvels of Milan, it’s time to gear up for the next part of your road trip adventure. Under favorable conditions, your drive to Florence may take around 3 hours 33 min. Upon your arrival in Florence, you’ll be greeted with the opportunity to do some sightseeing and exploring.

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

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 and France by rewarding yourself with a taste of Florence’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.

Discover an unparalleled culinary experience at Enoteca Pinchiorri, a Bib Gourmand restaurant perfect to visit if you’re craving culinary excellence. This 3-star Michelin restaurant has a diverse and enticing menu selection, which includes its delicious and signature italian contemporary meals.

Indulge in the exquisite flavors at a 2-star Michelin restaurant in Florence, Santa Elisabetta. At this Bib Gourmand awardee, savor a combination of exceptional flavors with a memorable dining experience. This renowned restaurant’s meal selection includes its signature creative and mediterranean dishes, which are sure to tickle your taste buds.

Another culinary gem in Florence you shouldn’t miss is Gucci Osteria da Massimo Bottura. Enjoy a menu that has earned it a prestigious 1-star Michelin rating. Delivering a food experience like no other, this Bib Gourmand restaurant’s italian contemporary and international menu and exceptional service make it a must-visit destination for those seeking exceptional dining in the area.

Spend the night with your favorite cocktail in hand at Manifattura. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 509 customers.

Embrace relaxation as you toast to a fantastic night at Caffe Concerto Paszkowski. This popular bar in Florence is a local favorite with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 4,000 customers.

If you want to check out another bar in the area, you’ll love Ristorante Buca Mario. This bar is known for its many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Ristorante Buca Mario has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,879 reviews.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in Italy and France! Enjoy your evening in Florence to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 12

Day 12 – Florence

  • Florence
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Drive 7 km, 52 min

  • Ponte Vecchio
  • Uffizi Gallery
  • Piazza della Signoria
  • Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence
  • Piazzale Michelangelo
  • More

On day 12, you will wake up in Florence with an entire day of wonders ahead of you! You still have 2 nights left in Florence before it’s time to get back on the road and continue your European tour across Italy and France.

In the evening, prepare to be amazed by Florence’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 and France.

Make a reservation at Il Vezzo, a popular dining spot in Florence. Its reputation for being a popular dining spot shines through its 4.8 out of 5-star rating from 862 satisfied diners.

Make a reservation at Le Vespe Cafè while indulging in the charm of Florence. This restaurant offers a delicious menu reflected with a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, cherished by 773 discerning connoisseurs.

Indulge in the flavors of Ristorante Le Volte Firenze, a treasured establishment in Florence. Its diverse menu promises to tantalize your palate and elevate your dining experience. Known for its exceptional service, it has earned a 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 536 satisfied guests.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to Villa Cora, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, Villa Cora has charmed many with its 4.8 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 699 happy guests.

Or, join the buzz at Osteria Tripperia Il Magazzino, where locals and fellow explorers gather for good times and good chats. Osteria Tripperia Il Magazzino captures hearts with its 4.4 out of 5-star rating, drawing acclaim from 951 merry-makers.

And don't miss out on Archea Brewery, another local party gem in Florence. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 723 reviews, highlighting its charm and popularity in the area.

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 13

Day 13 – Florence

  • Florence
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Drive 3 km, 49 min

  • Galleria dell'Accademia
  • Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
  • Central Market
  • Basilica di Santa Maria Novella, Firenze (FI)
  • More

Wake up and see what day 13 of your great European road trip in Italy and France has in store for you! You will be staying in Florence for 1 night before continuing your journey to the next destination.

Before this memorable day of your vacation comes to a close, treat your palate to a taste of Italy's delectable cuisine at one of Florence's best restaurants. After a nice meal, enhance your vacation experience by enjoying the local nightlife or unwinding with a drink or two in the city’s most recommended bars.

Reserve your spot at Ala Grande Caffè(caffè Rosanò), a popular local restaurant in Florence. This culinary hotspot and its flavorful dishes have left a lasting impression on guests. Its dedication to culinary mastery is reflected by its 4.8 out of 5-star rating from 2,180 satisfied guests.

Make it a priority to experience Ristorante Romantico il Paiolo during your stay in Florence. This popular local restaurant offers an unparalleled menu, with a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,523 discerning guests.

Explore the culinary wonders of Ristorante La Spada, a popular local gem in Florence. Its enticing menu promises a journey through flavors that will leave a lasting impression. Renowned for its impeccable service, it boasts a 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 2,228 satisfied guests.

Wrap up your evening by visiting the renowned Locale Firenze, a must-visit hotspot in the city of Florence. This bar has garnered an impressive average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars, backed by 771 delighted customers.

Alternatively, quench your thirst at the popular Cibrèo Caffè, consistently rated 4.3 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Or, for an authentic local recommendation, head over to Nab Firenze, one of the top-rated bars in Florence, with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 790 satisfied customers.

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

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Day 14

Day 14 – Florence, Vatican City, and Rome

  • Rome
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Drive 283 km, 3 hours 32 min

  • Vatican Museums
  • Sistine Chapel
  • Saint Peter's Square
  • St Peter's Basilica
  • More

Dive into day 14 of your remarkable multi-country road trip across Italy and France. Today's main destinations are Rome 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 Rome. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Upon arrival, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Upon arrival, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

This outstanding travel destination inspires so many travelers each year.

After an exciting day of sightseeing, it’s time to check in at your accommodation in Rome. 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.

Before this memorable day of your vacation comes to a close, treat your palate to a taste of Italy's delectable cuisine at one of Rome's best restaurants. After a nice meal, enhance your vacation experience by enjoying the local nightlife or unwinding with a drink or two in the city’s most recommended bars.

Reserve a table at La Taverna dei Fori Imperiali, a renowned restaurant in Rome. This culinary gem and its flavorful dishes have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 1,637 guests.

Ensure you experience culinary excellence at Maccheroni while in Rome. This dining establishment presents an exquisite menu that has received a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars, acclaimed by 1,633 discerning diners.

Experience a taste of Rome at RomAntica, a popular local restaurant. With a menu designed to impress, it promises a journey of flavors that will leave you captivated. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,462 customers.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit Ristorante Tema, one of the top bars in the city. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, Ristorante Tema has earned an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 939 customers.

Alternatively, you could enjoy a toast with locals and other travelers at La Botticella of Poggi Giovanni, a crowd-favorite. Around 655 customers have rated their experience at La Botticella of Poggi Giovanni an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Sant' Eustachio Caffè belongs to the list of the best bars in Rome, and its ratings and reviews are proof of this claim. This bar is rated an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 9,555 bar-goers.

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 15

Day 15 – Rome - departure day

  • Rome - Departure day
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  • Trevi Fountain
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On day 15 you have reached the last destination of your European road trip. Catch one last glimpse of Rome 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 and France. If shopping isn’t your thing, visit some of the lesser-known attractions you have yet to discover.

As your final day in Italy unfolds, don’t miss the chance for a last-minute shopping spree in Rome’s shopping district. Your accommodation’s convenient location near the city’s shopping area offers the luxury of time, so you don’t have to limit yourself from leisurely strolling its streets amidst a collection of establishments.

Look for the perfect gift for your loved ones back home, or buy yourself a little keepsake to remind you of Italy.

Get a last taste of Italy’s tasty traditional food. Choose from a curated list of the best local food and drink spots in Rome 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 and France.

The time has come to say farewell to Rome for now. You will realize that you’re traveling home with more than you came with as you look back at your 15-day European road trip in Italy and France with fond memories. Safe travels!

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