Rome— 1 night
Sat, Oct 14 - Sun, Oct 15
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.On the 14th (Sat), ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Clement Basilica, and finally steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.
To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rome day trip planning website.
In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Rome
St. Peter's Basilica
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