The most complete ancient Roman structure in the city.
2 Capitoline Museums
The august and impressive home of some of Rome’s finest ancient sculpture and paintings.
3 Galleria Borghese
One of the city’s finest art galleries – and home to the cream of the work of the city’s favourite sculptor, Bernini.
4 Vatican Museums
Quite simply the largest and richest collection of art in the world.
5 Ostia Antica
The old port of Rome is one of the best-preserved and most intriguing ancient sites in the country.
The site of Hadrian’s villa, as well as the splendid landscaped gardens of Villa d’Este.
St Benedict’s two monasteries are among Italy’s most spiritual and peaceful locations, and you can stay overnight.