Lonely Planet's Experience Rome is your guide to unforgettable experiences and local surprises. Explore the city's ancient icons, gaze at Michelangelo's masterpieces, and eat a Roman meal in a neighbourhood trattoria - all guided by local experts with fresh perspectives. Uncover Rome's best experiences and get away from the everyday!
Inside Lonely Planet's Experience Rome:
Unique experiences to string together for an unforgettable trip
Inspiring full-colour travel photography and maps throughout
Pull-out Rome map (included in print version)
Highlights and neighbourhood trip builders to help tailor a trip to your personal needs and interests
Insights from local experts take you to the heart of the place - ancient relics, trattoria, piazzas, romance, gelato, the dolce vita lifestyle.
Fresh perspectives and insider tips to surprise you with things you hadn't thought of, as well as fresh takes on the well-known sights
Day trips for easy escapes from the city
Practical info and tips on money, getting around on the metro, unique and local ways to stay, and responsible travel
Covers Ancient Rome, Centro Storico, Tridente, Trevi & the Quirinale, Vatican City, Borgo & Prati, Monti, Esquilino
& San Lorenzo, Trastevere & Gianicolo, San Giovanni & Testaccio, Villa Borghese & Northern Rome, Southern Rome and more
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's Experience Rome, our inspiring guide, filled with local tips and fresh perspectives focuses on Rome's best experiences to string together for an unforgettable trip.
Visiting Rome for more than a couple of weeks? Lonely Planet's Rome is our most comprehensive guide that covers all the city has to offer. Or for a quick trip, Pocket Rome is a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss experiences.
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