Route & dates
Rome— 35 nights
Thu, Feb 20 - Thu, Mar 26
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.Attractions like Colosseum and Trevi Fountain make great kid-friendly stops. Head to Via Condotti and Porta Portesefor some retail therapy. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rome: Calypso Beach Village (in Ardea), Imaginarium (in Fiumicino) and Riserva Naturale Regionale Macchiatonda (in Santa Marinella). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Trastevere, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Spanish Steps, and delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill.
For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Rome travel route planner.
If you are flying in from Israel, 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 February in Rome, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Rome
Castel Gandolfo, Vatican City, Calypso Beach Village, Imaginarium, Villa d'Este