15 days in Vatican City, Rome & Kyiv (Kiev) Itinerary

15 days in Vatican City, Rome & Kyiv (Kiev) Itinerary

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Vatican City, Italy
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy
— 7 nights
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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine
— 5 nights

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Vatican City, Italy

Vatican City ©

City of Seven Hills

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastero Mater Ecclesiae, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cupola di San Pietro, and then pause for some photo ops at La Pieta. Keep things going the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours and then see the interesting displays at Stanze di Raffaello.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Vatican City trip itinerary planner.

Inverness, UK to Vatican City is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Inverness in May: high temperatures in Vatican City hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Vatican City

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
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Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro
Stanze di Raffaello ©
Stanze di Raffaello
Monastero Mater Ecclesiae ©
Monastero Mater Ecclesiae

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Villa Farnesina and Palazzo Colonna - Galleria Colonna. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Rieti's Underground and Abbazia di San Martino al Cimino. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rome: Rieti (Santuario di Fonte Colombo & Centro Storico di Rieti), Abbazia di Farfa (in Fara in Sabina) and Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Palestrina (in Palestrina). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Roma dal Cielo Terrazza delle Quadrighe, stroll the grounds of Cimitero Acattolico per Stranieri, delve into the distant past at Foro di Cesare, and get to know the fascinating history of Orte Sotterranea.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Rome attractions app.

Rome is just a stone's throw from Vatican City. In June, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Rome

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Villa Farnesina ©
Villa Farnesina
Palazzo Colonna - Galleria Colonna ©
Palazzo Colonna - Galleria Colonna
Abbazia di San Martino al Cimino ©
Abbazia di San Martino al Cimino

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Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Get some historical perspective at St. Andrew's Church and Vydubychi Monastery. Do some cultural sightseeing at Sergiy Korolyov Astronautics Museum and Ethnographical complex Ukrainian Village. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kyiv (Kiev): Zhytomyr (St. Michael's Cathedral & Memorial House Museum of S.P. Korolyova) and Mezhyhirya Residence Museum (in Novi Petrivtsi). There's much more to do: look for gifts at Narodniy Dim Ukraine, take an in-depth tour of Victoria Museum, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Cyril's Monastery.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kyiv (Kiev) road trip site.

You can fly from Rome to Kyiv (Kiev) in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rome to Kyiv (Kiev). Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rome in June, with highs in Kyiv (Kiev) at 29°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Museums · Historic Sites · Baths · Spas

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Ethnographical complex Ukrainian Village ©
Ethnographical complex Ukrainian Village
Mezhyhirya Residence Museum ©
Mezhyhirya Residence Museum
Victoria Museum ©
Victoria Museum

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