Best Tourist Spots in Rome

Rome is the capital city of Italy and is known for its rich history, art, culture and architecture. Explore best holiday places in the fame city of Roman Empire.

 

Colosseum

Rome Colosseum
Colosseum

Built between 70 – 80 AD, It is one of the great iconic landmarks in the world. It was used for gladiator tournaments, games and many other types of entertainment during the Roman empire and has the capacity of holding 50 to 80 thousand spectators.

Today the massive architecture is the first choice among travelers. Approx more than 6 million tourist visit Colosseum every year and in 2007 it became one of the 7 wonders of world. Along with 7 wonders of world, it is also an engineering wonder.

It has gain so much popularity that you will find Colosseum always crowded. Long lines for ticket counter is always there and to avoid long-standing queues, please book advance online Ticket or Guided Tour and save your time, money and energy.

To explore Colosseum and Roman Empire history we recommend you to Book Guided Tour.

 

Trevi Fountain

Trevi Fountain
Trevi Fountain

It is one of the most beautiful and stunning fountains in the world. It is a perfect example of Baroque design and it is also the largest Baroque fountain in Rome with a height of 26.3 meters and 49.15 meters width.

Built in 1762, Trevi Fountain pays tribute to God of Roman Oceanus and it became a tradition to throw coins with a right hand and over your shoulder to water for good luck.

Sculpture and facade artwork is truly magnificent. At night you will get the best view of this beautiful fountain.

 

The Pantheon

The Pantheon
The Pantheon

The Pantheon is one of the preserved ancient Rome building. It was a former Roman Temple and since 7th century it has been used as a church. It is also known as Santa Maria Rotonda because it is completely dedicated to St. Mary and Martyrs.

The interior features an amazing dome that has a series of stone patterns and a central coffer that allows light to spill through.

There is no need to buy a ticket for accessing this beautiful architecture. You can book a Tour Guide or Audio Tour Guide to explore its history better.

 

Castel Saint Angelo

Castel Saint Angelo
Castel Saint Angelo

Also known as Mausoleum of Hadrian is a popular cylindrical building in Rome.

Construction was started in 135 AD and completed in 139 AD under emperor Hadrian, he wanted to use it as a mausoleum for himself and his family members. Later on, it was used as a castle and fortress by Popes, and today Saint Angelo is a museum.

Book your ticket in advance to access Castel Saint Angelo

 

Roman Forum

Roman Forum
Roman Forum

Located near Colosseum, Roman Forum is pure ancient Rome architecture which was ruined over the years. Most of the visitors have the say that it is more interesting than Colosseum because of its rich history and design.

Different temples, arches, squares and other structures still stand today including Temple of Saturn and Vesta, Arch of Septimius Severus

You can access both Roman Forum and Colosseum with a single ticket. Booking a Tour Guide is the best option to explore every structure in the Roman Forum.