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10 Day Trips from Rome You Shouldn't Miss
Rome, while certainly impressive, is also the perfect departure point for many other iconic Italian destinations. Discover rolling Tuscan hills, Florence and the birthplace of the Renaissance, the ruins of Pompeii and the breathtaking Amalfi Coast. Explore the canals of Venice, Capri Island and the Blue Grotto, or Tivoli’s Villa d’Este and Hadrian Villa. Travel with ease with expert guides, transportation and all-inclusive tours.
A day tour by bus or train takes you to medieval towns, seaside villages and Italy’s most famous landmarks! Visit these destinations from Rome:
1. Travel to Naples in southern Italy, where you can visit attractions like Royal Palace of Naples, wander around its busy plazas and taste authentic Neapolitan pizza
2. Spend the day in Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance, and see the masterpieces at the Accademia and Uffizi Galleries.
3. Head to Venice for a chance to ride the iconic Venetian gondola through the city’s winding canals and marvel at architectural jewels like the St Mark’s Basilica and Doge’s Palace
4. Take a walk through the ruins of the city of Pompeii, at the foot of Mount Vesuvius, and find out about the daily lives of the ancient Pompeians
5. Explore Tuscany and the charming medieval hill towns of Montepulciano and Pienza and taste renowned Brunello wine at Montalcino
6. Cruise to the island of Capri and visit the famous Blue Grotto (Grotta Azzurra)
7. Discover the stunning gardens of Villa d’Este and explore the picturesque Hadrian's Villa on a day trip to Tivoli
8. Learn about the life of St Francis and marvel at the medieval architecture of the cathedrals and monasteries of Assisi
9. Visit the colorful seaside towns of Sorrento and Positano in the scenic Amalfi Coast and take in the beauty of the Mediterranean landscape
10. Make your way to Pisa and get the chance to snap a photo with the famous leaning tower and visit one of the oldest universities in Italy

VELTRA Tip: Looking for activities during your Rome trip? Check out these top 10 things to do in Rome!
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  1. Go on a day tour from Rome to Florence by train and skip the lines at the Accademia Gallery. Continue your Tuscan trip with a visit to the majestic Pisa Cathedral and capture pictures of the Leaning Tower of Pisa. This tour runs from April - October.

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  2. Take in majestic palaces and serene waterways as you travel from Rome to Venice by high speed train. Explore the city's highlights aboard a traditional vaporetto and enjoy St. Mark's Basilica skip the line access. Perfect for visitors short of time!
  3. Spend the day exploring Capri Island's colorful port and photogenic coast on this day trip from Rome. Learn more about the history of the sites from your guide, have lunch overlooking the island and get a chance to visit the Blue Grotto!
  4. Enjoy a historic tour around Tivoli and marvel at your view of the amazing landscapes which dazzled the Romans for centuries. Catch a glimpse of the past by visiting the magnificent Hadrian's Villa and Villa d'Este.
  5. Head deep into the heart of Umbria and explore the medieval town of Assisi! See famous landmarks such as the imposing Basilica of Saint Francis, the Basilica of Saint Clare and St. Mary of the Angels on this day tour from Rome.
  6. Set off on a private tour to some of the romantic corners of the Amalfi Coast from Rome. See infinite views of the beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site from Villa Cimbrone and take Instagram-worthy snapshots as you explore the town of Positano.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD348.55

    Group Discount
    Daily
    12 - 13 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Hop on a high-speed train to the capital of Tuscany from Rome. Enjoy skip-the-line Uffizi Gallery tickets, a guided walking tour and authentic Tuscany food on your exploration of the city.
  8. Explore Positano and Amalfi from Rome, two of the most breathtaking village in Italy! Take a train from Rome to Naples, then hop on a minivan and see the beautiful seaside views of Positano as well as the pastel-colored houses on the Amalfi Coast.
  9. Join a panoramic coach tour of the historical center of Naples from Rome, then visit the ruins of ancient Pompeii. Get a great deal with a guided tour, transportation, traditional Italian lunch, and Pompeii skip the line access already included!