Rome— 27 nights
Sun, Jan 31 - Sat, Feb 27
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.Visit Colosseum and Pantheon for their historical value. Shop till you drop at Via Condotti and Il Borgo Di Vejano. Explore Rome's surroundings by going to Subiaco (Monastero Di S.Benedetto & Monastero di Santa Scolastica), Cantina Sociale Cesanese Del Piglio (in Piglio) and Ruderi di Camerata Vecchia (in Camerata Nuova). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri, explore the ancient world of Necropoli della Banditaccia, and steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.
To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rome trip planning tool.
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport, Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport and Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi – Umbria International Airport. In January, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Rome
Montefalco, Orvieto, Viterbo, Vatican City, Montepulciano