14 days in Vatican City, Rome & Milan Itinerary

14 days in Vatican City, Rome & Milan Itinerary

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Vatican City
— 2 nights
2
Rome
— 7 nights
3
Milan
— 3 nights

2
nights
Vatican City

Vatican City ©
Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
LivItaly Tours has been added to your itinerary. On the 22nd (Fri), tour by night with LivItaly Tours, thencontemplate the long history of St. Peter's Square, thenadmire the striking features of Cupola di San Pietro, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at La Pieta, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Vatican Gardens, thenadmire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and finally examine the collection at Stanze di Raffaello.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Vatican City journey planner.

Rome to Vatican City is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a subway; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Rome.

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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
La Pieta ©
La Pieta

7
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Campo de' Fiori has been added to your itinerary. There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rome trip planner.

Rome is just a short distance from Vatican City. In May in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Milan.

Things to do in Rome

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Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

3
nights
Milan

Milan ©
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 1st (Mon): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan trip tool.

Fly from Rome to Milan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

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