Route & dates
Rome— 17 nights
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Tivoli (Villa d'Este & Villa Adriana). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, admire the striking features of Pantheon, make a trip to Piazza Navona, and contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica.
To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary site.
If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport. In March in Rome, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Rome
Vatican City, Tivoli