7 days in Rome, Vatican City & Castel Sant'Angelo Itinerary

7 days in Rome, Vatican City & Castel Sant'Angelo Itinerary

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Start: Rome
1
Rome
— 5 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Vatican City
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Castel Sant'Angelo
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
End: Rome

5
nights
Rome

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Domus Aurea, Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo, and other attractions. There's more to do: make a trip to Roman Forum.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Rome road trip planning tool.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport. August in Rome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Vatican City.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums
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Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

1
night
Vatican City

Vatican City
Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sistine Chapel. On the 19th (Mon), explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, steep yourself in history at Sistine Chapel, and then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Vatican City attractions planner.

Vatican City is just a short distance from Rome. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Castel Sant'Angelo.

Things to do in Vatican City

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Sistine Chapel ©
Sistine Chapel

few
hours
Castel Sant'Angelo

Castel Sant'Angelo
To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Castel Sant'Angelo trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Vatican City to Castel Sant'Angelo in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. You'll set off for home on the 20th (Tue).

Things to do in Castel Sant'Angelo

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

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