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Departure Mon, 20 May Return Fri, 07 Jun
SYD Sydney
FCO Rome
return from $916
Departure Fri, 17 May Return Sat, 25 May
MEL Melbourne
FCO Rome
return from $1,181
Departure Fri, 17 May Return Tue, 21 May
BNE Brisbane
FCO Rome
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Departure Sat, 01 Jun Return Tue, 11 Jun
STN London
CIA Rome
return from $101
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Rome vacation

Rome sights and attractions

Rome is a beautiful yet populated city located in the central-west of Italy. It's a global city ranked highly for its monuments, museums and world heritage sites. Rome is nicknamed "The City of Seven Hills" and is home to more than 3 million people. As you uncover the history of Rome you'll learn that two brothers called Romulus and Remus founded it–a version of the city's origins that stems from Roman mythology. You're bound to come across many such legends as you walk about its popular historic sites. Rome is also full of museums and archaeological finds that are definitely worth exploring.

Things to do in Rome

Whether you want to sample the local food at a Trattoria or discover the various neighbourhoods that make up Rome, you're guaranteed to have a pleasurable time in this city. Book your air tickets to Rome and get ready to discover the city's many priceless treasures and historical landmarks.

Can't wait to see the top attractions for this destination? Keep our list of must-dos handy:

  • Spend the morning at the world-famous St. Peter's Basilica–constructed on the site where St. Peter was believed to have been put to rest
  • See the ruins at the Roman Forum—once a magnificent district full of temples and churches
  • Spend the morning at Palatino—an archaeological site which was once home to many opulent palaces
  • Don't leave the city without visiting the Colosseum—the place where gladiators once fought one another
  • Visit the Capitoline Museums to admire the ancient masonry and wonderful sculptures on display
  • Head to the well-preserved Pantheon—a former temple dedicated to classical gods
  • Make a stop at the Trevi Fountain–famous for its sculptures of mythical figures
  • Check out the burial chambers under Saint Sebastian's Basilica
  • Visit the Galleria Colonna–known for its grand ceiling frescoes and outstanding works of art
  • To see Egyptian mummies, paintings and interesting statues, spend time at the Vatican Museums
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Airports in Rome

The two international airports that serve passengers to the city are Leonardo da Vinci Airport and Rome Ciampino Airport. Leonardo da Vinci International Airport handles more than 41 million passengers per year, while Rome Ciampino airport takes only a few carriers and military airplanes.

  • Leonardo da Vinci International Airport

    Top Carriers

    These are the top carriers to this airport: Alitalia, Vueling and Ryanair.

    Location

    This airport is approximately 35 km from the city centre.

    Transportation

    Passengers can hop on the Leonardo Express train to reach Termini Station from the airport. There's a train every 15 minutes that heads directly to Termini Station. Passengers can also board other trains that halt at all stations. Apart from the railway, there are also buses and taxis available at the airport.

  • Rome Ciampino Airport

    Top Carriers

    These are the top carriers to this airport: Wizzair and Ryanair.

    Location

    This airport is approximately 12 km out of the city centre.

    Transportation

    Passengers will find direct bus services from the airport to many local train stations. There are also several private bus operators who run direct services to the Termini Station. This journey takes roughly 40 minutes.

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