Undoubtedly, we all want holidays to get free from our hectic schedule. So how about a Roman holiday without breaking the bank? Here are some spectacular destinations in the city that you should witness if you are taking a trip to this beautiful city of Rome.
Rebuilt by Emperor Hadrian, the Pantheon is a building, which is commissioned by Marcus Agrippa during the reign of Augustus as a temple to all the gods of ancient Rome.
Surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings, the Roman Forum is a rectangular forum (plaza), located at the center of the city of Rome. It was referred to the marketplace, as the Forum Magnum, or simply the Forum by the citizens of the ancient era.
Trevi Fountain is one of the most famous fountains in the world, located in the Trevi district in Rome, Italy. It is the largest Baroque fountain in the city, which was designed by Italian architect Nicola Salvi and completed by Pietro Bracci. The fountain is standing at an altitude of 26.3 meters.
St. Peter’s Square
A massive plaza, St. Peter’s Square is located directly in front of St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican City. Moreover, it is one of the most popular destinations in the city.
In Rome, Spanish Steps are nothing, but the set of steps, climbing a steep slope between the Piazza di Spagna at the base and Piazza Trinità dei Monti, dominated by the Trinità dei Monti church at the top.
The Capitoline Hill is one of the Seven Hills of Rome, located between the Forum and the Campus Martius. The Capitoline contains few ancient ground-level ruins, as they are almost entirely covered up by Medieval and Renaissance palaces.
Located at the Pincian Hill next to Trinità dei Monti in Rome, the Villa Medici is a mannerist villa and an architectural complex with a garden contiguous. A musical evocation of its garden fountains features in Ottorino Respighi’s Fontane di Roma.
Parco Della Musica
Auditorium Parco Della Musica is the most popular destinations in the city. It is a large multi-functional public music complex situated in the north of the city where the 1960 Summer Olympic Games were held.
Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi
Popularly known as the fountain of the Four Rivers, the Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi is a fountain in the Piazza Navona, Rome, which was designed in 1651 by Gian Lorenzo Bernini Italy.
Also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, The Colosseum is an elliptical amphitheatre in the center of the city of Rome, Italy. It is one of the greatest works of Roman architecture and the largest amphitheatre in the world. While roaming the Rome, don’t miss a chance to witness this astonishing structure.
The Capitoline Museums are a group of art and archaeological museums and include a large number of ancient Roman statues, inscriptions, and other artifacts. Here the Museums have a collection of medieval and Renaissance art and also jewels, coins, and other items. The museums are owned and operated by the municipality of Rome.
Arch of Titus
The Arch of Titus is a 1st-century honorific arch, which was constructed by the Roman Emperor Domitian. It is located on the Via Sacra, Rome, just to the south-east of the Roman Forum.
The Palatine Hill is one of the most ancient parts of the city which stands 40 meters above the Forum Romanum. It is the centermost of the Seven Hills of Rome.
Trajan’s Column is a Roman triumphal column in Rome that commemorates Trajan’s, Roman emperor victory in the Dacian Wars. Located in Trajan’s Forum, this freestanding column, it is most famous for its spiral bas relief, which artistically describes the epic wars between the Romans and Dacians. The design of this column has inspired numerous victory columns, both ancient and modern.