Route & dates
Rome— 26 nights
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rome: Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Spanish Steps, take a stroll through Trastevere, and explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.
To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planning tool.
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport. In February, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Rome
Vatican City, Tivoli