All journey times are approximate and subject to variation.
Cultural things to do in Rome
As one of the world’s most celebrated cultural capitals, Rome is filled with fascinating museums, cutting-edge galleries, timeless attractions and architectural delights. Starting with the colossal Vatican Museums, this two-day itinerary of the Eternal City takes visitors on an all-encompassing journey through Roman culture, past and present.
The Vatican Museums
Leave Vatican City and take a 15-minute drive to the next destination.
Basilica di Santa Maria in Trastevere
Then, take a 10-minute drive or a 20-minute walk to reach the Musei Capitolini.
Next, take a 10-minute walk to the Palazzo Doria Pamphilj.
Palazzo Doria Pamphilj
Reach the final location of the day with a 10-minute drive or a 20-minute walk.
Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
After the show, hail a taxi and enjoy a 10-minute ride back to the hotel.
National Roman Museum
Next, take a 15-minute drive to MACRO.
Then, take a 10-minute drive or a 15-minute walk to Galleria Borghese in the Villa Borghese Pinciana.
To reach the penultimate destination, take a 15-minute drive.
Take a 10-minute walk to the Auditorium Parco della Musica.
Auditorium Parco della Musica
To return to the hotel, hire a taxi for the 15-minute drive.