Two-Week Relaxed Italy Road Trip from Rome to Arezzo, Bologna, and Florence

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Jan. - Dec.
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Sit back and enjoy a relaxed 15-day road trip in Italy with this laid-back self-drive vacation.

This self-drive package allows you to immerse in the local culture as you travel through the picture-perfect landscapes in Italy at a relaxed pace. Get a dose of comfort, fun, and recreation in Rome, Arezzo, Bologna, and Florence. Make yourself at home at top-rated hotels and stay 4 nights in Rome, 1 night in Arezzo, 5 nights in Bologna, and 4 nights in Florence. Finally, taste the local food and enjoy a refreshing drink at the most popular restaurants and bars along your road trip route in Italy.

Experience an easy 15-day self-drive tour across Italy with this carefully arranged travel plan. We’ll help you from the beginning to the end of your vacation in Italy so you can leave with the best road trip memories.

Freedom of choice is key to a relaxing road trip in Italy. For your self-drive vacation, we’ll offer you a selection of the best rental vehicles with CDW insurance. Upon arrival in Rome, you’ll collect your rental car of choice. From there, you’ll begin your 15-day journey across Italy and discover its unique culture, history, and diverse scenery.

You’ll choose among the best hotels and places to stay in Italy. Each stop offers top-notch comfort and unique charm, designed to help you unwind and enjoy your journey. Rest assured, we’ll always offer you accommodations that fit your budget and needs, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable travel experience throughout Italy.

We’ll introduce you to some of the best travel destinations in Italy. This relaxed road trip features the stunning Trevi Fountain in Rome. Another highlight of this self-drive tour is the captivating Colosseum.

Traveling leisurely through Italy means you could spend as much time as you want at the magnificent Pantheon. With this travel plan, you could also soak in the atmosphere of the memorable Piazza Navona. Get close to the spectacular Roman Forum and the wonderful Ponte Vecchio. You’ll have plenty of time to take in each attraction's unique features, learn its unique history, and appreciate it to the fullest.

Between sightseeing, you can make the most of your downtime and join a popular tour in Italy. Tours offer a special way of discovering what else Italy has to offer.

This relaxed road trip also gives you plenty of time to stroll through Italy's shopping hotspots. Here you can visit shops, discover the locals’ way of life, or try various specialties. Check out all the souvenirs and gifts you can buy in the area and bring home a piece of the country that will remind you of your relaxing vacation in Italy.

By the end of your 15-day road trip through Italy, you’ll return home feeling refreshed and enriched by your experience. You’ll have many stories about your pleasant and relaxed road trip vacation in Italy and memories to cherish forever.

This self-drive vacation package includes everything you need for a stress-free, easy road trip through Italy. You’ll have a cozy place to stay for 14 nights, with a selection of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll also provide you with the best car rental you can use throughout the 15 days of your self-drive road trip in Italy. On top of all that, you also have the option to add flights to your travel plan and personalize each day of your itinerary by adding tours and tickets.

This self-drive package includes 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide. You can access the guide at any point of your journey through our mobile app, where you can also keep and organize your travel documents.

Spend an amazing 15-day vacation in Italy and get to know more about this fantastic destination. Choose your travel dates and plan a laid-back and relaxed road trip in Italy today!

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Hotel, 14 nights
Rental car, 15 days
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Arezzo - city in ItalyArezzo / 1 night
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 / 4 nights
Florence Aerial View of Ponte Vecchio Bridge during Beautiful Sunny Day, ItalyFlorence / 4 nights
Photo of Italy Piazza Maggiore in Bologna old town tower of town hall with big clock and blue sky on background, antique buildings terracotta galleries.Bologna / 5 nights

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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
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 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 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
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 bologna, Italy. Piazza maggiore with torre dell'orologio and torre dell’arengo, landmark in emilia-romagna historical province.Piazza Maggiore
photo of uffizi gallery in piazzale degli uffizi at night in florence Italy.Uffizi Gallery
photo of Spanish Steps at morning in Rome, Italy .Spanish Steps
Sistine ChapelSistine Chapel
photo of Campo de Fiori during the night, Rome.Campo de' Fiori
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 ancient Palatine and ground of Circus Maximus on Palatine Hill in Rome, Italy.Circus Maximus
Central Market
Saint Peter's Square, R-36989Saint Peter's Square
photo of Galleria dell'Accademia in Venice, Italy.Galleria dell'Accademia
photo of Largo di Torre Argentina square in Rome, Italy with four Roman Republican temples and the remains of Pompeys Theatre in the ancient Campus Martius.Largo di Torre Argentina
Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence, Quartiere 1, Florence, Metropolitan City of Florence, Tuscany, ItalyBasilica of Santa Croce in Florence
photo of Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore is Major papal basilica in Rome, Italy. Santa Maria Maggiore one of the most famous basilica in Rome, Italy. Architecture and landmark of Rome and Italy. Morning Rome .Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
photo of Bologna, Italy - Two Towers (Due Torri), Asinelli and Garisenda, symbols of medieval Bologna towers.Two Towers
Foro Italico
Church of Santa Maria Novella at morning in Florence, Tuscany, ItalyBasilica di Santa Maria Novella, Firenze (FI)
photo of The Boboli Gardens park, Fountain of Neptune and a distant view on The Palazzo Pitti, in English sometimes called the Pitti Palace, in Florence, Italy. Popular tourist attraction and destination.Pitti Palace
The Boboli GardensThe Boboli Gardens
Auditorium Parco della Musica
photo of Florence, Italy. Palazzo Vecchio (or Palazzo della Signoria ) and Loggia dei Lanzi, twilight scene in Tuscany.Palazzo Vecchio
Well of St. Patrick, Orvieto, Terni, Umbria, ItalyWell of St Patrick
Parco delle CascineParco delle Cascine
PHOTO OF Piazza Grande, Arezzo, Italy .Piazza Grande
photo of David of Michelangelo,Florence Italy.David of Michelangelo
photo of Piazza Santo Stefano .Piazza Santo Stefano
photo of Bologna, Italy. Piazza del Nettuno and Piazza Maggiore in Bologna, Italy landmark in Emilia-Romagna historical province.Fountain of Neptune, Bologna
photo of view ofDucati Museum, casteldebole, Italy.Ducati Museum
photo of view Bologna aerial cityscape view with cathedral and old medieval city center with Altabella and Uguzzoni Towers, Bologna, Italy.Bologna Cathedral
Basilica of San Domenico
Parco della Chiusa
photo of view of Interior of Cathedral in Arezzo, Italy.Arezzo Cathedral
Parco Talon
Lucignano, Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy: the medieval church of San Francesco and the ancient town hall Palazzo Pretorio in the center of the picturesque Tuscan town.San Francesco, Arezzo
Palazzo Pallavicini, Saragozza-Porto, Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, ItalyPalazzo Pallavicini
photo of view Museo di san Matteo, entrata, Bologna, Italy.Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna
PHOTO OF Bologna, Italy. Fontana del Nettuno, Palazzo Re Enzo in Piazza Maggiore, Italy landmark in Emilia-Romagna historical province.Palazzo Re Enzo
La Piccola Venezia, Santo Stefano, Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, ItalyLa Piccola Venezia
photo of view of Porta Galliera in Bologna, Italy.Porta Galliera
photo of view of chiesa di Santa Maria della Pieve, Arezzo, Italy.Santa Maria della Pieve
photo of view of International Museum and Library of Music, Bologna, Italy.International Museum and Library of Music
Botanical Garden and Herbarium
La Chiusa di Casalecchio di Reno
photo of view ofScenic picture-postcard view of the city of Naples (Napoli) with famous Mount Vesuvius in the background from Certosa di San Martino monastery, Campania, Italy,Bologna italy.San Martino

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Day 1

Day 1 – Rome - arrival day

  • Rome - Arrival day
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  • Largo di Torre Argentina
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Your slow-paced and relaxed road trip through Italy begins when you reach Rome, where you’ll stay for a total of 4 nights.

Rome is an outstanding hub for culture, comfort, and exploration. The city offers travelers plenty of experiences to look forward to, including the magnificent largo di Torre Argentina. Around 30,433 visitors have rated this fascinating square and travel destination an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

When you're done sightseeing for the day, you'll check in at one of the best hotels or places to stay in the city. Take your pick and make it your home during your leisurely tour of the city.

Exploring the food culture in Rome offers you an exciting chance to connect with locals and experience diversity along your relaxed road trip. When you’re ready to eat, we recommend you visit one of the best dining spots in the city.

An excellent example is Tonnarello. This restaurant offers a menu of comforting meals and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 62,881 customers.

Ristorante Pancrazio dal 1922 serves great food and is a favorite among hungry travelers and locals. This popular restaurant in Rome has a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,946 reviews.

Cantina e Cucina is another one of the city’s best restaurants. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 7,907 customers, Cantina e Cucina is sure to provide you with an unforgettable dining experience.

If you’re curious about what Rome looks like at night, a trip to some of the best bars near your accommodation is what you need next. Experience the local nightlife at RoYaL Art Cafè Roma, our top recommendation in the city. Customers have rated this bar an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 3,972 reviews.

Ai Tre Scalini offers a variety of refreshing drinks and is one of the best places to relax in Rome. This well-known city bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,950 customers.

Locals like unwinding at Centro. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,488 customers and is a perfect place for socializing.

Free your mind of worries and enjoy your first taste of relaxation in Italy! Expect more to come as you continue this laid-back and relaxed road trip in Italy!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Rome

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Drive 5 km, 1 hour 14 min

  • Pantheon
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Roman Forum
  • Colosseum
  • Circus Maximus
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On day 2 of your relaxed road trip across Italy, you'll explore the best attractions in Rome at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Rome, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 3 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Pantheon. This incredible roman temple has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 189,682 travelers, and is visited by 30,000,000 people every year.

Make the most of your slow-paced travel adventure in Italy by seeing another popular site in Rome, the wonderful Trevi Fountain. This sculpture is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 189,682 travelers and gets around 30,000,000 annual visits.

You can then move on to the incredible Roman Forum. This square has received an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 114,450 visitors.

Another stop you might want to add to your self-drive itinerary is the remarkable Colosseum. This roman amphitheatre is sought after by many travelers from around the world, or more than 7,400,000 people annually. The popular attraction has received 4.7 out of 5 stars from 328,821 visitors.

If you want to discover more, consider stopping by the famous Circus Maximus. This amazing site is a wonderful circus with more than 44,741 wanderlust-filled travelers rating it an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 2 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in Italy. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Rome itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through Italy extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Rome. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, 433. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,341 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Roma Sparita, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Roma Sparita is rated 4.4 stars out of 5 by 2,073 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Ristorante Amedeo. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,798 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Rome and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular DEROMA - Farine Romane. This vibrant bar is rated 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,432 customers.

If you want to try a different bar, check out the popular Hotel Hassler Roma. Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars by 895 customers, this bar is a great place to try some excellent liquor.

Another recommendation you shouldn’t miss is VinAllegro. Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks. VinAllegro has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,167 bar goers.

Enjoy the rest of day 2 of your relaxed road trip across Italy, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Rome

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Drive 12 km, 1 hour

  • Villa Borghese
  • Piazza del Popolo
  • Spanish Steps
  • Piazza di Spagna
  • Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
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Day 3 of your comfortable self-drive tour across Italy gives you another chance to explore the magnificent city of Rome and visit more of its attractions.

Rome has plenty of activities and sights, so you won’t be short of things to do during your laid-back and relaxed road trip in Italy. Fortunately, your accommodation, where you’ll be staying for 2 nights more is conveniently located near several of the city’s best attractions.

One of the best stops on your hassle-free journey is the popular Villa Borghese, one of the top attractions in the city. In fact, the incredible Villa Borghese has a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 69,749 visitors.

You could also spend some time relaxing at the amazing piazza del Popolo. This city feature got an average score of 4.6 out of 5 stars from its 89,807 guests.

Another place of interest in the city of Rome is the notable Spanish Steps. The popular Spanish Steps is a highlight of many travel packages in Rome. As a matter of fact, this remarkable monumental staircase has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from around 57,211 travelers.

Aside from the above-mentioned attractions in Rome, you also have the opportunity to stop by the marvelous Piazza di Spagna. Take your time exploring this wonderful square and one of the city’s most notable places. This magnificent site has a rating of 4.7 stars out of 5 from 113,658 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore more, head to the outstanding Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore. With a rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 27,678 travelers, a trip to the spectacular Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore is something to look forward to in Rome.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Rome by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your relaxed road trip itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Rome.

When it’s time to eat, the city has a variety of restaurants and cuisines to suit your palate and complement your relaxed road trip experience. Take a leisurely walk around Rome, while looking for a place to eat. Or, check out our top recommendations below and treat yourself to a nice meal.

La Taverna dei Fori Imperiali is one of the top restaurants in the city. This Rome-based food place has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,637 guests.

If you’re looking for another option near your accommodation, Maccheroni is also one of the best restaurants you can try in the city. Maccheroni proved an excellent choice for around 1,633 visitors, who gave the restaurant an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Another local favorite in Rome is RomAntica, which has an average score of 4.3 out of 5 stars based on 1,462 individuals’ reviews.

After your meal, consider getting a drink at one of the top bars in Rome, Ristorante Tema. This bar enjoys an average rating of 4.4 over 5 stars given by 939 customers.

Another drinking place in the city we recommend you try out is La Botticella of Poggi Giovanni. Check out its selection of liquors, and learn why it has been rated 4.7 over 5 stars by 655 customers.

If you prefer another place to unwind, Sant' Eustachio Caffè may be a more excellent choice for you. This bar offers a variety of drinks you can choose from. Around 9,555 customers have rated it an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars.

Toast to an amazing time in Rome and end day 3 of your slow-paced and relaxed road trip in Italy on a great note!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Rome and Arezzo

  • Rome
  • Arezzo
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Drive 226 km, 3 hours 35 min

  • Campo de' Fiori
  • Piazza navona
  • Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Foro Italico
  • Auditorium Parco della Musica
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Day 4 of your easy and relaxed road trip through Italy gives you the opportunity to travel leisurely and experience two places in one day. You will start your day by exploring some of the best sights in the city of Rome. By the end of the day, you’ll drive in the direction of the city of Arezzo, where you’ll stay at a top-rated hotel of your choice for 1 night.

When you’re ready to head to your first attraction of the day, the wonderful Campo de' Fiori is waiting for you. This square has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 51,133 visitors.

The next stop on your road trip vacation is Piazza Navona. This unique square is a highly recommended place to visit, rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 158,771 visitors.

Don’t forget to make a stop at the incredible Castel Sant'Angelo. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 72,431 visitors, this museum is one of the top sights to visit in the area. In fact, the spectacular Castel Sant'Angelo welcomes around 918,591 visitors on a yearly basis.

Another unforgettable travel destination is the outstanding Foro Italico. This popular must-see tourist destination and attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 25,438 people.

If you’re keen to continue your discovery, make your way to Auditorium Parco della Musica. This attraction is a valued must-see tourist destination in the area that has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 19,687 visitors.

Make the most of your relaxed road trip vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Rome has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your relaxed road trip in Italy. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

Turn on some soothing tunes in the car because it’s now time to drive to the city of Arezzo. In Arezzo, you can choose among the best hotels and places to rest and recharge to complement your relaxed road trip experience in Italy.

With a lovely menu and an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 509 customers, you can’t go wrong with choosing Il Covo dei Briganti.

Locals also recommend Trattoria Il Saraceno as one of the top restaurants in the area. So if you’re feeling hungry, don’t forget to check out the menu at Trattoria Il Saraceno as well. This local-favorite restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,759 customers.

If you feel like having something else, you could also book a table at Antica Fonte. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 1,306 customers.

If you would like to celebrate your vacation with a drink, we recommend going to a place like La Clandestina. La Clandestina is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 277 customers and is one of the best bars you can visit tonight.

Another lively bar worth checking out tonight is Emilio. This is the perfect place to enjoy a couple of drinks if you want to continue your celebrations. The average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 263 customers gives you an idea of what to expect from this bar.

Alternatively, head to La Nuova Tagliatella. This popular bar will bring up your mood and give you a good ending to your night. La Nuova Tagliatella is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 275 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration and anticipation of your memorable and relaxing road trip adventure through Italy!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Bologna

  • Arezzo
  • Bologna
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Drive 178 km, 2 hours 23 min

  • San Francesco, Arezzo
  • Santa Maria della Pieve
  • Piazza Grande
  • Arezzo Cathedral
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Day 5 of your easy and relaxed road trip through Italy gives you the opportunity to travel leisurely and experience two places in one day. You will start your day by exploring some of the best sights in the city of Arezzo. By the end of the day, you’ll drive in the direction of the city of Bologna, where you’ll stay at a top-rated hotel of your choice for 5 nights.

When you’re ready to head to your first attraction of the day, the wonderful San Francesco, Arezzo is waiting for you. This minor basilica has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,377 visitors. It’s estimated that around 20,939 people visit this attraction every year.

The next stop on your road trip vacation is Santa Maria della Pieve. This unique church building is a highly recommended place to visit, rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 720 visitors.

Don’t forget to make a stop at the incredible piazza Grande. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 14,465 visitors, this square is one of the top sights to visit in the area.

Another unforgettable travel destination is the outstanding Arezzo Cathedral. This popular cathedral and attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,450 people.

Make the most of your relaxed road trip vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Arezzo has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your relaxed road trip in Italy. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

Turn on some soothing tunes in the car because it’s now time to drive to the city of Bologna. In Bologna, you can choose among the best hotels and places to rest and recharge to complement your relaxed road trip experience in Italy.

With a lovely menu and an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 6,531 customers, you can’t go wrong with choosing Sfoglia Rina.

Locals also recommend Celtic Druid Irish Pub as one of the top restaurants in the area. So if you’re feeling hungry, don’t forget to check out the menu at Celtic Druid Irish Pub as well. This local-favorite restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,968 customers.

If you feel like having something else, you could also book a table at Trattoria da Me. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 2,763 customers.

If you would like to celebrate your vacation with a drink, we recommend going to a place like Va Mo Là. Va Mo Là is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,876 customers and is one of the best bars you can visit tonight.

Another lively bar worth checking out tonight is Ca' Pelletti - Altabella. This is the perfect place to enjoy a couple of drinks if you want to continue your celebrations. The average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,464 customers gives you an idea of what to expect from this bar.

Alternatively, head to Cantina Bentivoglio. This popular bar will bring up your mood and give you a good ending to your night. Cantina Bentivoglio is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,094 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration and anticipation of your memorable and relaxing road trip adventure through Italy!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Bologna

  • Bologna
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Drive 1 km, 26 min

  • Palazzo Re Enzo
  • Fountain of Neptune, Bologna
  • Piazza Maggiore
  • Bologna Cathedral
  • Palazzo Pallavicini
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Day 6 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip through Italy serves as your introduction to Bologna. This is your chance to experience the very best of the city and appreciate Italy and its distinct culture and people.

Upon arriving in Bologna, you can check in at the accommodation of your choice for a quick break. This 4-star hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 3,653 former guests.

You’ll enjoy restful days and nights at the 4-star Suite Hotel Elite. With an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 8,434 guests, Suite Hotel Elite is the best luxury hotel option we recommend while in the city.

The 3-star Hotel Liberty 1904 offers comfort at an affordable price, perfect for practical travelers. Hotel Liberty 1904 is a top-rated budget hotel in Bologna with an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 3,513 guests.

These recommendations are among the most popular places to stay in Bologna. If any of these options are not available during your stay in the city, we’ll provide you with the best alternatives. Our flexible booking system will automatically offer you a selection of accommodations that fit your budget and needs.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Bologna, allowing you to explore the city at a relaxed pace. For example, you can take in the unique atmosphere of the city from the outstanding Palazzo Re Enzo. This palazzo and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in Bologna. The fascinating Palazzo Re Enzo has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 2,072 travelers.

Bologna is also home to the captivating Fountain of Neptune, Bologna, a local fountain and another popular attraction in the city. About 3,952 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.7 out of 5 stars.

The extraordinary Piazza Maggiore is another unforgettable place you can visit on your easy and relaxed road trip across Italy. Rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 64,523 travelers, Piazza Maggiore proves to be one of the top sights in the area.

You’ll enjoy the time you’ll spend at the incredible Bologna Cathedral. A trip to this wonderful site will inspire you. Visitors have rated their experience at this amazing catholic cathedral and attraction an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 3,852 reviews.

When you’re in the mood to experience something amazing, we recommend you visit the fantastic Palazzo Pallavicini. Every year, travelers gather around this fascinating museum and sightseeing spot to appreciate its unique features. Around 2,173 visitors have rated the famous Palazzo Pallavicini an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Tours often allow you to see beyond what books and social media feature about Bologna, its culture, and people. So for a more meaningful travel experience in the city, we recommend you join one of the most popular tours available on this day of your relaxed road trip across Italy.

Mealtimes are the perfect opportunities to immerse yourself in the local culture of Italy. After a day of appreciating the best places to visit in Bologna, explore the city like a local by trying out the best restaurants in the area.

Ranking high on our list of the best restaurants in Bologna is Donatello. With an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 2,700 customers, you really have to try the savory dishes of this excellent restaurant.

Locals love Trattoria dal Biassanot for its delicious meals, and we recommend you visit the restaurant at least once during your stay in Bologna. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,616 customers.

Another alternative is Trattoria di Via Serra. This restaurant serves a variety of comforting food and drinks and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 1,547 customers.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Bologna. At BrewDog Bar Bologna, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,504 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your relaxed road trip at Corner Bar, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 934 reviews.

Macondo - Cocktail Bar is also one of the best places in Bologna where you can let loose and enjoy some celebratory drinks. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 808 customers.

Sleep comfortably and prepare for another day of your laid-back adventure in Italy!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Bologna

  • Bologna
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Drive 2 km, 28 min

  • Basilica of San Domenico
  • Piazza Santo Stefano
  • International Museum and Library of Music
  • Two Towers
  • More

On day 7 of your relaxed road trip across Italy, you'll explore the best attractions in Bologna at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Bologna, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 3 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Basilica of San Domenico. This incredible church has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 3,380 travelers.

Make the most of your slow-paced travel adventure in Italy by seeing another popular site in Bologna, the wonderful Piazza Santo Stefano. This square is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,380 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible International Museum and Library of Music. This music museum has received an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 742 visitors. Up to 13,413 people visit this popular attraction each year.

Another stop you might want to add to your self-drive itinerary is the remarkable Two Towers. This tower is sought after by many travelers from around the world. The popular attraction has received 4.7 out of 5 stars from 25,975 visitors.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 7 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in Italy. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Bologna itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through Italy extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Bologna. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Trattoria del Tempo Buono. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,531 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Naama Cafè, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Naama Cafè is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by 1,538 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Ristorante da Nello al Montegrappa. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,633 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Bologna and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular Ristorante Enoteca da Lucia. This vibrant bar is rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 582 customers.

If you want to try a different bar, check out the popular Osteria del Sole. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,643 customers, this bar is a great place to try some excellent liquor.

Another recommendation you shouldn’t miss is Bar Senza Nome. Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks. Bar Senza Nome has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,552 bar goers.

Enjoy the rest of day 7 of your relaxed road trip across Italy, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 8

Day 8 – Bologna

  • Bologna
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Drive 24 km, 57 min

  • Ducati Museum
  • Botanical Garden and Herbarium
  • Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna
  • More

Day 8 of your comfortable self-drive tour across Italy gives you another chance to explore the magnificent city of Bologna and visit more of its attractions.

Bologna has plenty of activities and sights, so you won’t be short of things to do during your laid-back and relaxed road trip in Italy. Fortunately, your accommodation, where you’ll be staying for 2 nights more is conveniently located near several of the city’s best attractions.

One of the best stops on your hassle-free journey is the popular Ducati Museum, one of the top attractions in the city. This fascinating industry museum attracts 7,600 annual visitors and is a must if you swing by Bologna. In fact, the incredible Ducati Museum has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 4,028 visitors.

You could also spend some time relaxing at the amazing Botanical Garden and Herbarium. This city feature got an average score of 4.3 out of 5 stars from its 680 guests.

Another place of interest in the city of Bologna is the notable Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna. The popular Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna is a highlight of many travel packages in Bologna. As a matter of fact, this remarkable art museum has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from around 2,400 travelers.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Bologna by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your relaxed road trip itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Bologna.

When it’s time to eat, the city has a variety of restaurants and cuisines to suit your palate and complement your relaxed road trip experience. Take a leisurely walk around Bologna, while looking for a place to eat. Or, check out our top recommendations below and treat yourself to a nice meal.

Ristorante I Portici is one of the top restaurants in the city. This Bologna-based food place has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,677 guests.

If you’re looking for another option near your accommodation, L'Arcimboldo is also one of the best restaurants you can try in the city. L'Arcimboldo proved an excellent choice for around 1,070 visitors, who gave the restaurant an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

Another local favorite in Bologna is Ristorante San Pietro, which has an average score of 4.5 out of 5 stars based on 1,152 individuals’ reviews.

After your meal, consider getting a drink at one of the top bars in Bologna, Bar Freud e Squisito. This bar enjoys an average rating of 4.1 over 5 stars given by 1,703 customers.

Another drinking place in the city we recommend you try out is Kinotto Bar. Check out its selection of liquors, and learn why it has been rated 4.4 over 5 stars by 960 customers.

If you prefer another place to unwind, Bar Maurizio may be a more excellent choice for you. This bar offers a variety of drinks you can choose from. Around 581 customers have rated it an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Toast to an amazing time in Bologna and end day 8 of your slow-paced and relaxed road trip in Italy on a great note!

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Day 9

Day 9 – Bologna

  • Bologna
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Drive 3 km, 33 min

  • San Martino
  • La Piccola Venezia
  • Porta Galliera
  • More

Day 9 of your comfortable self-drive tour across Italy gives you another chance to explore the magnificent city of Bologna and visit more of its attractions.

Bologna has plenty of activities and sights, so you won’t be short of things to do during your laid-back and relaxed road trip in Italy. Fortunately, your accommodation, where you’ll be staying for 1 night more is conveniently located near several of the city’s best attractions.

One of the best stops on your hassle-free journey is the popular San Martino, one of the top attractions in the city. In fact, the incredible San Martino has a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 320 visitors.

You could also spend some time relaxing at the amazing La Piccola Venezia. This city feature got an average score of 4.2 out of 5 stars from its 1,491 guests.

Another place of interest in the city of Bologna is the notable Porta Galliera. The popular Porta Galliera is a highlight of many travel packages in Bologna. As a matter of fact, this remarkable city gate has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from around 1,185 travelers.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Bologna by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your relaxed road trip itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Bologna.

When it’s time to eat, the city has a variety of restaurants and cuisines to suit your palate and complement your relaxed road trip experience. Take a leisurely walk around Bologna, while looking for a place to eat. Or, check out our top recommendations below and treat yourself to a nice meal.

After your meal, consider getting a drink at one of the top bars in Bologna, Officina dei Sapori. This bar enjoys an average rating of 4.5 over 5 stars given by 362 customers.

Another drinking place in the city we recommend you try out is Mio Bar. Check out its selection of liquors, and learn why it has been rated 4.3 over 5 stars by 295 customers.

This bar offers a variety of drinks you can choose from.

Toast to an amazing time in Bologna and end day 9 of your slow-paced and relaxed road trip in Italy on a great note!

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Day 10

Day 10 – Casalecchio di Reno and Florence

  • Florence
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Drive 125 km, 2 hours 27 min

  • Parco della Chiusa
  • La Chiusa di Casalecchio di Reno
  • Parco Talon
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Day 10 of your easy and relaxed road trip through Italy gives you the opportunity to travel leisurely and experience two places in one day. You will start your day by exploring some of the best sights in the city of Casalecchio di Reno. By the end of the day, you’ll drive in the direction of the city of Florence, where you’ll stay at a top-rated hotel of your choice for 4 nights.

When you’re ready to head to your first attraction of the day, the wonderful Parco della Chiusa is waiting for you. This park has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,583 visitors.

The next stop on your road trip vacation is La Chiusa di Casalecchio di Reno. This unique must-see tourist destination is a highly recommended place to visit, rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 418 visitors.

Don’t forget to make a stop at the incredible Parco Talon. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,343 visitors, this park is one of the top sights to visit in the area.

Make the most of your relaxed road trip vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Casalecchio di Reno has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your relaxed road trip in Italy. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

Turn on some soothing tunes in the car because it’s now time to drive to the city of Florence. In Florence, you can choose among the best hotels and places to rest and recharge to complement your relaxed road trip experience in Italy.

With a lovely menu and an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars from 6,031 customers, you can’t go wrong with choosing Ristorante Paoli.

Locals also recommend Osteria Vecchio Cancello as one of the top restaurants in the area. So if you’re feeling hungry, don’t forget to check out the menu at Osteria Vecchio Cancello as well. This local-favorite restaurant is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,589 customers.

If you feel like having something else, you could also book a table at Ristorante Oliviero 1962. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,046 customers.

If you would like to celebrate your vacation with a drink, we recommend going to a place like Manifattura. Manifattura is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 509 customers and is one of the best bars you can visit tonight.

Another lively bar worth checking out tonight is Caffe Concerto Paszkowski. This is the perfect place to enjoy a couple of drinks if you want to continue your celebrations. The average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 4,000 customers gives you an idea of what to expect from this bar.

Alternatively, head to Ristorante Buca Mario. This popular bar will bring up your mood and give you a good ending to your night. Ristorante Buca Mario is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,879 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration and anticipation of your memorable and relaxing road trip adventure through Italy!

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Day 11

Day 11 – Florence

  • Florence
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Drive 3 km, 44 min

  • David of Michelangelo
  • Galleria dell'Accademia
  • Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
  • Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence
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Day 11 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip through Italy serves as your introduction to Florence. This is your chance to experience the very best of the city and appreciate Italy and its distinct culture and people.

Upon arriving in Florence, you can check in at the accommodation of your choice for a quick break. This 4-star hotel has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 3,506 former guests.

You’ll enjoy restful days and nights at the 5-star Ville sull'Arno. With an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,383 guests, Ville sull'Arno is the best luxury hotel option we recommend while in the city.

The 3-star Delle Nazioni offers comfort at an affordable price, perfect for practical travelers. Delle Nazioni is a top-rated budget hotel in Florence with an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 4,903 guests.

These recommendations are among the most popular places to stay in Florence. If any of these options are not available during your stay in the city, we’ll provide you with the best alternatives. Our flexible booking system will automatically offer you a selection of accommodations that fit your budget and needs.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Florence, allowing you to explore the city at a relaxed pace. For example, you can take in the unique atmosphere of the city from the outstanding David. This statue and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in Florence. The fascinating David has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 10,476 travelers.

Florence is also home to the captivating Galleria dell'Accademia, a local national museum and another popular attraction in the city. About 34,429 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.6 out of 5 stars. Each year, up to 1,719,645 people include this sightseeing spot in their travel plans.

The extraordinary Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore is another unforgettable place you can visit on your easy and relaxed road trip across Italy. Rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 76,359 travelers, Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore proves to be one of the top sights in the area.

You’ll enjoy the time you’ll spend at the incredible Basilica of Santa Croce in Florence. A trip to this wonderful site will inspire you. Visitors have rated their experience at this amazing church and attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 28,544 reviews.

Every year, travelers gather around this fascinating sightseeing spot to appreciate its unique features.

Tours often allow you to see beyond what books and social media feature about Florence, its culture, and people. So for a more meaningful travel experience in the city, we recommend you join one of the most popular tours available on this day of your relaxed road trip across Italy.

Mealtimes are the perfect opportunities to immerse yourself in the local culture of Italy. After a day of appreciating the best places to visit in Florence, explore the city like a local by trying out the best restaurants in the area.

Ranking high on our list of the best restaurants in Florence is Il Vezzo. With an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 862 customers, you really have to try the savory dishes of this excellent restaurant.

Locals love Le Vespe Cafè for its delicious meals, and we recommend you visit the restaurant at least once during your stay in Florence. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 773 customers.

Another alternative is Ristorante Le Volte Firenze. This restaurant serves a variety of comforting food and drinks and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 536 customers.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Florence. At Villa Cora, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 699 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your relaxed road trip at Osteria Tripperia Il Magazzino, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 951 reviews.

Archea Brewery is also one of the best places in Florence where you can let loose and enjoy some celebratory drinks. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 723 customers.

Sleep comfortably and prepare for another day of your laid-back adventure in Italy!

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Day 12

Day 12 – Florence

  • Florence
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Drive 4 km, 58 min

  • Piazzale Michelangelo
  • Uffizi Gallery
  • Ponte Vecchio
  • Piazza della Signoria
  • Palazzo Vecchio
  • More

On day 12 of your relaxed road trip across Italy, you'll explore the best attractions in Florence at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Florence, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 2 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous piazzale Michelangelo. This incredible square has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 77,744 travelers.

Make the most of your slow-paced travel adventure in Italy by seeing another popular site in Florence, the wonderful Uffizi Gallery. This national museum is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 77,744 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible Ponte Vecchio. This deck arch bridge has received an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 118,099 visitors.

Another stop you might want to add to your self-drive itinerary is the remarkable piazza della Signoria. This square is sought after by many travelers from around the world. The popular attraction has received 4.8 out of 5 stars from 66,956 visitors.

If you want to discover more, consider stopping by the famous Palazzo Vecchio. This amazing site is a wonderful palazzo with more than 19,049 wanderlust-filled travelers rating it an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 12 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in Italy. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Florence itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through Italy extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Florence. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Ala Grande Caffè(caffè Rosanò). This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 2,180 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Ristorante Romantico il Paiolo, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Ristorante Romantico il Paiolo is rated 4.4 stars out of 5 by 2,523 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Ristorante La Spada. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,228 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Florence and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular Locale Firenze. This vibrant bar is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 771 customers.

If you want to try a different bar, check out the popular Cibrèo Caffè. Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars by 857 customers, this bar is a great place to try some excellent liquor.

Another recommendation you shouldn’t miss is Nab Firenze. Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks. Nab Firenze has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 790 bar goers.

Enjoy the rest of day 12 of your relaxed road trip across Italy, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 13

Day 13 – Florence

  • Florence
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Drive 19 km, 1 hour 50 min

  • The Boboli Gardens
  • Pitti Palace
  • Basilica di Santa Maria Novella, Firenze (FI)
  • Central Market
  • Parco delle Cascine
  • More

Day 13 of your comfortable self-drive tour across Italy gives you another chance to explore the magnificent city of Florence and visit more of its attractions.

Florence has plenty of activities and sights, so you won’t be short of things to do during your laid-back and relaxed road trip in Italy. Fortunately, your accommodation, where you’ll be staying for 1 night more is conveniently located near several of the city’s best attractions.

One of the best stops on your hassle-free journey is the popular The Boboli Gardens, one of the top attractions in the city. In fact, the incredible The Boboli Gardens has a rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 25,341 visitors.

You could also spend some time relaxing at the amazing Pitti Palace. This city feature got an average score of 4.6 out of 5 stars from its 23,445 guests. Every year, around 198,270 visitors spend time marveling at this amazing art museum.

Another place of interest in the city of Florence is the notable Basilica di Santa Maria Novella, Firenze (FI). The popular Basilica di Santa Maria Novella, Firenze (FI) is a highlight of many travel packages in Florence. As a matter of fact, this remarkable archives has a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from around 23,075 travelers.

Aside from the above-mentioned attractions in Florence, you also have the opportunity to stop by the marvelous Central Market. Take your time exploring this wonderful top-tier point of interest and one of the city’s most notable places. This magnificent site has a rating of 4.4 stars out of 5 from 43,100 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore more, head to the outstanding Parco delle Cascine. With a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 14,875 travelers, a trip to the spectacular Parco delle Cascine is something to look forward to in Florence.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Florence by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your relaxed road trip itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Florence.

When it’s time to eat, the city has a variety of restaurants and cuisines to suit your palate and complement your relaxed road trip experience. Take a leisurely walk around Florence, while looking for a place to eat. Or, check out our top recommendations below and treat yourself to a nice meal.

Trattoria San Lorenzo Firenze is one of the top restaurants in the city. This Florence-based food place has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,880 guests.

If you’re looking for another option near your accommodation, Le Cappelle Medicee is also one of the best restaurants you can try in the city. Le Cappelle Medicee proved an excellent choice for around 1,574 visitors, who gave the restaurant an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

Another local favorite in Florence is Ristorante Buca Niccolini, which has an average score of 4.4 out of 5 stars based on 1,786 individuals’ reviews.

After your meal, consider getting a drink at one of the top bars in Florence, Djària - American Bar. This bar enjoys an average rating of 4.8 over 5 stars given by 182 customers.

Another drinking place in the city we recommend you try out is Eataly Firenze. Check out its selection of liquors, and learn why it has been rated 4.1 over 5 stars by 5,126 customers.

If you prefer another place to unwind, Colle Bereto may be a more excellent choice for you. This bar offers a variety of drinks you can choose from. Around 2,213 customers have rated it an average of 4 out of 5 stars.

Toast to an amazing time in Florence and end day 13 of your slow-paced and relaxed road trip in Italy on a great note!

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Day 14

Day 14 – Orvieto, Vatican City, and Rome

  • Rome
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Drive 293 km, 3 hours 52 min

  • Well of St Patrick
  • Saint Peter's Square
  • Sistine Chapel
  • Vatican Museums
  • More

On day 14 of your laid-back and relaxed road trip adventure, you’ll have the chance to visit two remarkable areas in Italy. Since this self-drive tour offers freedom and flexibility, you can decide how much time you want to spend in each place to enjoy the memorable travel destinations in Italy.

Your first destination is the beautiful city of Orvieto. As the day progresses, you’ll continue your in-depth tour of the country in the country of Vatican. You’ll spend 1 night in Rome.

Take the opportunity to relax while admiring what the city has to offer. While on a relaxed road trip, one of the best places to explore in the city is the remarkable Well of St. Patrick. This must-see tourist destination and popular sightseeing spot has an average rating of 4.5 over 5 stars from 14,274 visitors.

While exploring the city of Orvieto, we highly recommend you join one of its top-rated tours. Joining a tour will allow you to better understand the local culture in Italy, meet new people, and create memorable experiences, while you comfortably enjoy.

After a fun experience in Orvieto, buckle up and enjoy a relaxing drive to your next stop, the incredible country of Vatican. This is your opportunity to create more unforgettable memories in Italy and discover the wonderful Vatican.

While in Vatican, take a break at one of its best attractions, the great Saint Peter's Square. This square and popular site has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars in 38,954 reviews.

Another top location in the country is the fascinating Sistine Chapel. Most travelers find that this chapel and travel destination lives up to its rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 52,083 reviews.

If you’re interested in exploring more unique attractions, visit the fantastic Vatican Museums. This travel spot hosts around 1,612,530 every year, and is a go-to place in Vatican. This stunning attraction and art museum has a 4.6 out of 5 star-rating from 133,310 visitors.

As this day of your laid-back exploration of the best attractions in Italy comes to a close, continue your relaxed road trip adventure in Rome. Drive leisurely, enjoy the views, and listen to some good music. In Rome, you’ll choose from the best hotels and places to stay in the city and restore your energy.

After a long day of traveling and sightseeing, take it easy and have a wonderful dinner at one of the best restaurants in Rome. Check out Coso Ristorante, a top choice in Italy due to its excellent meals and service.

Another Rome restaurant to try is a local favorite, Bono Bottega Nostrana - Piazza Di Spagna.

After dinner, many travelers enjoy hanging out and unwinding at some of the top bars in Rome. The popular Caffè Portofino has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 3,675 customers and is the perfect place to fully appreciate your unhurried and relaxed road trip vacation in Italy.

You could also relax with a drink at another popular bar like The Apartment Bar Roma. This hang-out has an average rating of 4.6 from 2,701 individuals.

If you want to visit another place, the locals of Rome recommend Harry's Bar. Due to its local reputation, this bar boasts an average rating of 4.1 over 5 stars from 1,667 individuals.

Celebrate another day of your relaxing road trip through Italy with a toast at a top-rated bar in Rome!

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Day 15

Day 15 – Rome - departure day

  • Rome - Departure day
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  • Altare della Patria
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Day 15 of your relaxed road trip in Italy is your departure day. If you have a flight to catch, you’ll drop off your rental car well in advance before your departure. Choose a late flight to enjoy a stress-free last day in Rome.

Depending on when you need to leave, you might be able to fit in some sightseeing or shopping. Embrace the beauty of Rome once more and find some souvenirs to help you remember your time in the city. To end your relaxing road trip in Italy on top, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Altare della Patria is an extraordinary attraction that is perfect for your last day in Rome. This top sight is a popular architectural structure, rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 49,843 visitors. Around 1,683,070 people come to see this attraction every year.

Unwind and look back at the past 15 days of your relaxed road trip over a bite to eat. This is your chance to enjoy one last traditional meal in Rome or just grab something light to keep you going.

Give yourself enough time to wave goodbye to Rome and begin your journey home. The unforgettable experiences you’ve collected along your 15-day relaxed road trip in Italy is a story you will tell for the rest of your life.

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