11 days in Italy, Dubai & Amsterdam Itinerary

11 days in Italy, Dubai & Amsterdam Itinerary

Make it your trip
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 2 nights
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights


Dubai, United Arab Emirates — 2 nights

Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Dubai is known for sightseeing, shopping, and theme parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa, contemplate the waterfront views at Dubai Creek, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and buy something for everyone on your list at The Dubai Mall.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Dubai online driving holiday planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Dubai is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Singapore to Dubai. In August, Dubai is somewhat warmer than Singapore - with highs of 49°C and lows of 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Venice.
Theme Parks · Shopping · Outdoors · Parks
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Venice, Italy — 4 nights

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Verona (Casa di Giulietta, Piazza delle Erbe, &more) and Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony, Scrovegni Chapel, &more). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Canal Grande, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice online holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Dubai to Venice takes 10 hours. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Dubai in August: high temperatures in Venice hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Milan.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Side Trips
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Milan, Italy — 1 night

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, then see the interesting displays at Museo Della Scienza E Della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci, and finally browse the collection at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

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You can drive from Venice to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to fly to Amsterdam.
Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Shopping
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands — 3 nights

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 14th (Sun), admire the striking features of Royal Palace Amsterdam, then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and finally contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, stroll around Vondelpark, then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Milan to Amsterdam takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, Amsterdam is a bit cooler than Milan - with highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can fly back home.
Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks
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Italy travel guide

Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.