A historical city, full of churches, art, nature, luxury. Rome is the eternal city, capable of falling in love in any of his squares, of his museums or monuments, is one of the most fascinating cities of the world.
To spend a weekend in the capital of Italy we will need to programme our trip because Rome shelters thousands of corners worth admiring. It will be better than us let’s not centre in the visits and of that we take advantage to enjoy long walks along the city including all those important sites of the city, which are great. We will be able to adapt our trip perfectly so much if we travel for the first time as if we repeat, adding the visits to the local interior more interesting as the Coliseum, the Roman Forum, Vatican … etc. If you travel from Barcelona, the best option is to choose Aerobús to come up to the airport and to lose not even a second in your new adventure. You can buy your tickets in our web and begin to enjoy Rome.
Day 1. Visit Rome’s monuments
On Saturday we will begin our day going towards the Coliseum, spending for the Basilica San Pietro in Vincoli, there we will be able to see the Moises of Miguel Ángel. After enjoying the impressive Coliseum, we will visit Constantino’s Arch and later Campidoglio’s Plaza, from where we will have a few impressive sights of the Roman Forum. From this place we will go to the Monument Víctor Manuel, where we will rise to the elevator and will be able to enjoy of impressive Coliseum and of the city of Rome.
After this, we will goto Trajano’s Column, to Trajano’s Market and to Agripa’s Pantheon, one of the most expensive zones of the city, but where we will sit down to taking something in any of the terraces that surround it. When we finish, we will walk towards the Plaza Navona, where we will find the Source of Four Rivers. And there comes the moment to visit antiquarians’ shops as those of the Route dei Coronari, later Angelo comes to the Castle Sant ‘. Later there comes one of the most spectacular moments of the visit, we come to the Vatican. It is all the same if you are pecular, religious or a lay visitor lover of the art and the history. The stones on that we are going to tread have thousands of years of history and a spiritual component that attracts every year million visitors.
The day is coming to his end and to end it there is no better plan that visit one of the most famous neighborhoods of Rome, the Trastevere, where we will be able to enjoy the environment of his streets and especially his gastronomy, other one of the big protagonists of Rome. And if still you still have forces, during the way of return to the hotel, there is no better idea that to enjoy the Castillo de Sant’Angelo, the Coliseum, Agripa’s Pantheon, the Bridge Umberto I and the Fontana di Trevi, by night.
Day 2. Walk around the streets of Rome
After a small rest, it will have to get up early a bit, enjoy Rome in only a weekend it is not an easy task. To begin the day with good foot, there is nothing better that to approach up to the Fountain of Trevi that has been restored recently and to throw this currency that he will assure us to return to this wonderful city some day. From here we will go to the Piazza Colonna, happening for the Route of the Corsican one, later to come to the Piazza Popolo. Since it could not be differently, we will continue our walk along the Route dei Babuino to come to the mythical Plaza de España, shop window of many famous movies.
Since Audrey Hepburn did in Vacations in Rome, we will try to be able to think a coffee and to rest for the zone to be able to take forces for the rest of the day. After finishing these visits we will go to the Plaza of the Campidoglio to see the statue of Romulus and Oar, which they find before entering to the square and which they are not easy to see. Of here we will go for the Route of the Theatre Marcello to the church of Cosmedin’s Santa Maria, where one finds the Mouth of the Truth.
And to finish, we will visit the Route Condotti, Route Frattini to come later to the Palazzeto Zuccari and to the Piazza Barberini, where we will end our visit express for the eternal city. It will be an intense trip, but where you will be able to enjoy great local part more emblematic the city. So what are you waiting to escape a weekend?