7 days in Rome & Milan Itinerary

7 days in Rome & Milan Itinerary

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Rome
— 2 nights
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Milan
— 4 nights
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Rome

— 2 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Colosseum and Palatine Hill will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Pantheon and St. Peter's Basilica. The adventure continues: delve into the mystery of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rome travel itinerary planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Rome. January in Rome sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Milan.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

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Milan

— 4 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo Egizio and Pinacoteca di Brera. Duomo di Milano and Museo di Castelvecchio will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Verona (Arena di Verona, Piazza delle Erbe, &more) and Turin (Negozio storico Bib's abbigliamento & Galleria Sabauda). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Tecla, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Milan trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Milan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Rome in January; daily highs in Milan reach 9°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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