The Most Important Tourist Attractions in Rome

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Castel Sant’Angelo

The Dominating guardian is counted as one of the most terrifying places in Rome, for almost 2,000 years. Castel Sant’Angelo is a towering cylindrical building in Parco Adriano, Rome, Italy. Also, it is known as the Hadrian as a “mausoleum”.

We are talking here about five floors of history; your eye will capture the beauty of the painting on the calling and the magnificent views.

Piazza Navona

Piazza Navona is the reason why you should consider traveling to Rome. You might say it is just another square of many squares at Rome. But, you cannot be more wrong because in this one you get to see tourists, hawkers, artists and street performers all in one place. The place is crowded from 10 Am until midnight, and it is a very alive place worth visiting.

On the site of the Stadium of Domitian, Piazza Navona was built in the 1st century AD, and follows the form of the open space of the stadium. His main feature is the three magnificent fountains.

Campo de’ Fiori

Campo de’ Fiori is one of the famous places in Rome. It is located in the Rectangular square south of Piazza Navona in Rome, Italy, at the border between Rione  Parione and Rione Regola. Campo de’ Fiori, translated literally to English, means “field of flowers”. The name dates to the middle Ages.

Campo de’ Fiori is considered one of the most visited marketplaces in Rome during the day.  You get to buy fresh products, as well as meat, flowers and spices. Moreover, it is a party spot for the student during the night.

Saint Peter’s Square

Saint Peter’s Square is a large plaza located directly in front of St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican City. Saint Peter’s Square built by Gian Lorenzo Bernini between 1656 and 1667.

It is an amazing place to visit and enjoy its design and its magnificent feature. Moreover, if you tried and visited it during Christmas time, you will get to see the square magnificently decorated with a huge Christmas tree.

 Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore

Founded in the 4th century, the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore is one of the most important Catholic churches in Rome.

It conceals one of the best-preserved Byzantine interiors in the city.

Try your best to travel to Rome on August 5, so you can witness the remarkable Snows celebration when thousands of white petals are dropped from the ceiling.

Galleria Borghese

Cardinal Scipione Borghese originally built the Galleria Borghese as a party house in the 17th century. A nephew of Pope Paul V the cardinal supported arts. The Galleria today is an art gallery that houses a number of pieces of sculptures, paintings and other antiquities of his.

Moreover, you’ll enjoy paintings by Titian and sculptures by Bernini. You can also see there The National Museum of Musical Instruments.

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