Rome - Ancient Rome (PDF Chapter)

Rome - Ancient Rome (PDF Chapter)

$4.95 USD

This is the Ancient Rome chapter from Lonely Planet’s Rome guidebook.

In a city of extraordinary beauty, Rome’s ancient heart stands out. It’s here you’ll find the great icons of the city’s past: the Colosseum; the Palatino; the forums; and the Campidoglio, the historic home of the Capitoline Museums.

  • imagine the roaring crowds in Rome’s iconic amphitheatre, the Colosseum
  • maps
  • explore the haunting ruins of the Palatine Hill, Rome’s mythical birthplace and, in ancient times, its most exclusive neighbourhood
  • transport
  • go face to face with centuries of awe-inspiring art at the Capitoline Museums, the world’s oldest
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Shopping.

Chapter Details
34 pages

You are viewing a City Guide

You are viewing a City Guide

What is a City Guide?

These are our most comprehensive, in-depth city guides, designed for visits lasting from a couple of days up to one week or more. Packed with extensive coverage, reviews, well-kept secrets, hidden gems and much more, they’re invaluable before and during your trip.

  • Information-rich to ensure you get the most from your time away
  • Organised by neighbourhood with detailed listings on everything
  • from top sights and activities to shopping, nightlife and accommodation
  • Includes an A-Z Survival Guide and extensive pre-planning sections
  • Full colour, pull-out detailed city map plus colour maps throughout

Top of Page