Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Rome to Florence. If you're planning a road trip to Florence, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
9:00 am start in Rome
drive for about 37 minutes
9:37 am Calcata
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 10:37 am
drive for about 54 minutes
11:31 am Orvieto
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 12:31 pm
drive for about 59 minutes
1:30 pm Montepulciano
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:30 pm
drive for about 57 minutes
3:27 pm Siena
stay for about 2 hours and leave at 5:27 pm
drive for about 47 minutes
6:14 pm Ponte Vecchio
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 7:14 pm
drive for about 5 minutes
driving ≈ 4.5 hours
Your starting point is Rome, Italy.
You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.
Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Orvieto (28 answers)
Montepulciano (43 answers)
Montisi (2 mentions)
questions about Montepulciano:
Best of Montepulciano?
Siena (174 answers)
Piazza del Campo (8 mentions)
Siena Cathedral (3 mentions)
Palazzo Pubblico (V. Anche Museo Civico) (2 mentions)
Tower of Mangia (2 mentions)
Santa Maria della Scala (2 mentions)
restaurants around Siena:
Osteria Le Logge
hotels around Siena:
Agriturismo Casanova Di Lucignano
questions about Siena:
A few hours in Siena - what to do?
Car rental in Siena and over to Lucca
Ponte Vecchio (31 mentions)
Your final destination is Florence, Italy.
You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Florence.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Pitti Palace, which was mentioned 9 times on Trippy.
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Trattoria Sostanza, which was mentioned 8 times.
Here are some more restaurants people talk about:
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
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Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!
Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend.
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