Rome is one of the most historical and fascinating cities anywhere in the world, and it’s the perfect place to go if you love to explore. Packed with ancient sights and fabulous culture, your bucket list isn’t complete without a visit to Rome. From the Pantheon to the Trevi Fountain and St. Peter’s Basilica, use our guide to get the very best out of your time in the Italian capital.

Ancient history

Don’t forget to charge your camera as you’ll be needing all of its battery power with the incredible attractions you’ll find in Rome. Immerse yourself in Rome’s ancient history and gaze up at incredible structures that have stood the test of time, before stepping inside famous landmarks like the Colosseum and imagining the throngs of people that used to watch the shows there in the past.

Great sightseeing

If you’re planning to do lots of sightseeing, consider getting a Roma Pass. This will give you unlimited travel on public transport, along with free entry to your first two museums and a discount on any more you visit. If you want to add in the Vatican museums, Sistine Chapel, fast track entry to St. Peter’s Basilica and access to bus tours, go for the OMNIA Vatican and Rome card.

Vibrant nightlife

In addition to the fabulous tourist attractions that define the city, Rome can also give you a great night out. Start off with a meal out at one of the city’s countless restaurants where you can have Michelin-starred dishes or homely traditional fare. Don’t fill yourself up too much before having a few glasses of prosecco and uncovering the more modern side of Rome that comes alive once the sun goes down.