All journey times are approximate and subject to variation.
Alternative things to do in Rome
When in Rome, do as the Romans do…or so the saying goes. Beyond the ancient Roman sights of The Colosseum and the Pantheon, you’ll encounter a sea of quirky neighbourhoods, trendy boutiques and intriguing markets offering visitors a more modern Roman experience. Follow in the footsteps of the city’s in-the-know locals with this two-day alternative itinerary and discover another side to the Eternal City.
Via del Pigneto
Stay in Via del Pigneto to seek out Birra Più.
Then, take a 15-minute drive to meet your tour guide in Quadraro.
To reach the next destination, take a 20-minute drive.
Hail a taxi for the 10-minute ride to the final stop of the day, Garbatella.
Finish the day with a 20-minute drive back to the hotel.
Next, take a 20-minute drive back into the city centre.
To reach the next location, take a 10-minute drive.
Max & Jò Barber Shop
Take a short five-minute walk to Cantina e Cucina.
Cantina e Cucina
Walk for five minutes to reach the final stop.
Jerry Thomas Speakeasy
To get back to the hotel, it’s a 15-minute drive.