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Rome— 2 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, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps.
For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.
In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Rome
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