31 days in Rome & Athens Itinerary

31 days in Rome & Athens Itinerary

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1
Rome, Italy
— 18 nights
2
Athens, Greece
— 12 nights

18
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Explore Rome's surroundings by going to Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Spanish Steps, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine to Rome is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) to Rome, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) in May, Rome is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Vatican City, Tivoli
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

12
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Explore Athens' surroundings by going to Corinth (Submersible Bridges, Akrokorinthos, &more) and Nafplio (Bourtzi, Tiryns, &more). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Lycabettus, and wander the streets of Plaka.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Athens itinerary tool.

Getting from Rome to Athens by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Rome to Athens is 1 hour. Traveling from Rome in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Athens, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Nafplio, Corinth
Highlights from your plan
Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology ©
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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