Rome Attractions - Best Places to Visit in Italy

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Here is a look at the TOP 20 must-see tourist attractions in Rome. The city is one of the best places to visit in Italy, Rome is the third most visited city in the EU, attracting 8-10 million tourists a year. This short travel video guides you through the main attractions in Rome from the well-known Colosseum to Ostia Antica. Our video comprises four main parts: 1. Attractions in Vatican City, 2. Attractions in the Historic Centre of Rome as regards the 15th-19th century, 3. Attractions in the historic centre as regards the ancient history, 4. Attractions outside the historic centre. St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City is the largest Christian church in the world. Have a look at Michelangelo’s Pietà, a Renaissance masterpiece in Carrara marble and the other famous Baroque works of Bernini, like the 30 metres tall baldacchino. Don’t miss climbing up to the 136 m tall cupola, you will have the best panorama of Rome! Trevi Fountain, the largest Baroque fountain in the city, is one of the well-known sights. Spanish Steps with Piazza di Spagna is a great example of Roman Baroque Style and a renowned meeting place. The Pantheon, former Roman temple, is a famous symbol of Rome. Piazza Navona is one of Rome's liveliest squares, with many outdoor cafes and restaurants and 3 famous Baroque fountains. Behind the Capitoline Hill there are numerous ancient sites, including the Imperial Forums and the Forum Romanum, and there stands the most iconic symbol of Rome, the Colosseum.