Rome in 3 days: what to see, attractions and places to visit

What to see in Rome, attractions and places to visit in the capital of disposing of 3 holidays.

Attractions Rome

Contrary to what is common to think, Rome is a city that you visit very well even on foot, using only in some cases the use of the comfortable public transport, avoiding stress from traffic congestion and parking.

Among the places of tourist interest are the Colosseum, Roman amphitheater originally known as the Flavian Amphitheatre and used for gladiatorial shows above all, the Circus Maximus, Circo dedicated to horse racing, the Church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin, where is the famous mouth of truth, the Roman Forum, which was the political and religious center of the city, the Capitol, seat of the municipality of Rome, Capitoline Museum, which houses sculptures and paintings.

Places to visit in Rome

Altar of the Fatherland, a grandiose monument to Vittorio Emanuele II, Piazza Venezia, where the eponymous palace old papacy, the Wax Museum, which houses wax statues of famous people, the Pantheon, which at the time of ‘ancient Rome was a temple dedicated to all gods, Field of Flowers, famous square located between the street and the square Giubbonari Chancellery, Piazza Navona, in the shape of an ancient stadium was built in monumental style for desire of Pope Innocent X, Palazzo Madama, seat of the Italian Senate, St. Peter’s Square, in front of the St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican City, the Vatican museums, containing a huge collection of works of art, the Sistine Chapel, which, added to ‘ inside of the path of the Vatican Museums, contains frescoes of immense value, Piazza del Popolo, an excellent example of architectural reworking due to rotations of the popes who ordered changes and ampiamenti.

Also worth seeing the Pincio hill that includes various garden villas including Villa Borghese, which includes formal gardens and English-style, in addition to various buildings and water gardens, the Spanish Steps, where the monumental staircase of the Trinity Steps, Via dei Condotti, one of the most famous and beautiful of Rome famous for many luxury shops present, the Trevi Fountain, one of the most famous fountains in the world that has as its main theme the sea, Castel Sant’Angelo , Roman monument located in front of the bridge of the same name a few meters of the Vatican in the Borgo district.