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Rome— 5 nights
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Roman Forum, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona.
To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planner.
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 January in Rome, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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