Route & dates
Rome— 36 nights
Tue, Mar 10 - Wed, Apr 15
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.Discover out-of-the-way places like Piazza del Campidoglio and Stanze di Raffaello. Explore Rome's surroundings by going to Monastero Di S.Benedetto (in Subiaco), Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica (in Ostia Antica) and Parco dell'Acqua Santa (in Olevano Romano). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Abruzzo - MUNDA, see the interesting displays at Palazzo Colonna - Galleria Colonna, ponder the design of Barcaccia Fountain, and pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo.
To find maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome sightseeing planner.
If you are flying in from Canada, 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. March in Rome sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Rome
Vatican City, L'Aquila, Orvieto, Terni, Tivoli