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Afraid of losing your way? Then Charta Roma is just the thing for you! It is the official map of the city, packed with information about monuments, museums, transport, emergency phone numbers and a great deal more.

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There are many ways to get around the city: download maps of the tram, rail, electric bus, night bus routes in both the city centre and suburbs.

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If you want to get about quickly and simply then it is time to download the underground maps.

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The Celio – amid Woods and Aqueducts

The Celio, one of ancient Rome’s seven hills, is ideal to find refuge from the hoards of tourists: it is quite near the centre, although far from the ceaseless commotion of frenzied city life. It is a special place to explore a number of unique churches and impressive villas … Scarica la guida (.pdf 2,43MB)

Kilometre Zero – from Campidoglio to Piazza Venezia

Starting off from the magnificent Michelangelo-designed square adorning Capitol Hill, this is an itinerary enabling you to discover the treasures of the Capitoline Museum and the Church of Santa Maria in Ara Coeli, leading you to the world famous Piazza Venezia and the celebrated Monument to Vittorio Emanuele II. Dawnload

The wheel of history – The Oppian and EsquilineHills

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The Dawning of Christian Rome – from San Giovanni in Laterano to Santa Croce in Gerusalemme

It is a route unwinding between two splendid piazzas: the eighteenth century square fanning out before the Basilica of  San Giovanni in Laterano, which has become by some strange turn of fate the lay meeting point for demonstrations which regularly take place here and that of the Church of Santa Croce in Gerusalemme with its adjoining Museum of Musical Instruments. Scarica la guida (.pdf 2,52MB)

The Poetry Hill – Aventino and Surroundings

Discovering one of the seven hills of Rome: the Aventino, the Poetry Hill. Inspired by its beauty, great poets such as D’Annunzio and Carducci have put its splendour into verse. Mazzini himself, looking out onto the city, was overcome by such magnificence … Scarica la guida (.pdf 2,14MB)

The Cradle of Civilization – from the Boarium Forum to the Palatine

Take a pleasant stroll from the Bocca della Verità to the Palatine, where since 1,000 B.C. the first settlements of Latins, Sabines and Etruscans first started spring up before joining together to found the city of Rome. Download

Monumental Rome – from Via dei Fori Imperiali to the Colosseum

A route weaving its way among the capital’s celebrated sites, starting with the Colosseum. Soak up the atmosphere of anc ient Rome in all its splendour, in the very streets which made this city “eternal”. Download

An Air of the Ancient – from the Archaeological Walk to Porta San Sebastian

The heart of a vast archaeological area is to be found between Piazza Porta Capena and Piazzale Numa Pompilio, starting from the Roman Forum, going past Circus Maximus and Terme di Caracalla and leads to Porta San Sebastiano and the Via Appia Antica. Take in this special air of the ancient during this splendid archaeological walk … Scarica la guida (.pdf 2,78MB)

“Roma Speciale”

The route highlights the city’s vast religious and historical legacy: colossal temples dedicated to the ancient Romans’ gods, Christian basilicas embellished with artistic masterpieces and Jewish and Islamist places of worship. It is an itinerary offering travellers an opportunity to marvel at a never-ending string of unique artistic gems, astonishing vestiges of a popular culture, more often and than not steeped in both faith and fable. Scarica la guida (.pdf 485,62KB)

Virtually a Movie Set – Via Veneto and its Surroundings

Via Veneto, the broad tree-lined street built in the reign of Umberto I, is closely associated with the heyday of Rome’s economic boom, The city and this road in particular had suddenly become fashionable with society and the movie set. It was the giddy  Sixties, hence the sweet life, “la Dolce Vita” from Director Federico Fellini’s celebrated film of the same name. The road itself, which starts from Port Pinciana on the edge of Villa Borghese public park, unwinds slipping down into bowels of Baroque Rome, as an elegant hinge between the modern and old. Scarica la guida (.pdf 2,48MB)

Via Appia Antica (The Appian Way)

This itinerary takes us on a discovery of one of Rome’s oldest and best-preserved roads: the Via Appia Antica. Opened by the Censor Appius Claudius Caecus in 312 B.C., who widened the preexisting road connecting Rome to the Colline di Albano (the Alban Hills). It was not long before this same road was referred to as the Regina Viarum, meaning the Queen of all Roads. It was in 191 B.C. in fact prolonged as far as the S.E. port city of Brindisi, thereby becoming Rome’s main gateway for business with the Orient. Scarica la guida (.pdf 1,99MB)

La Suburra – The Monti District and Santa Maria Maggiore

This district was the most densely populated in ancient Rome, a labyrinth of alleyways, small shops, markets, hovels and insulae (a kind of multi-storey building filled with rented apartments). While this predominant feature has survived until the present day, the Suburra is also abuzz with bars and restaurants. Ruling sovereign over the entire district is the imposing Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore overlooking the piazza of the same name. Scarica la guida (.pdf 2,42MB)

Easyrome

A mini guide for Rome, with useful information about local customs, traditions, routes, timetables and a great deal more. A free copy is available at Tourist Information Points (P.I.T.). Easyrome is an invaluable handbook for tourists. If you are going to make Rome your next holiday, do not leave everything to chance –  let Easyrome be your guide and make your stay special!. Download

Borromini

A tour around the sights of Rome to discover the Masterpieces of  Francesco Borromini. Download

Caravaggio

A tour around the sights of Rome to discover the Masterpieces of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio. Download

Raffaello

A tour around the sights of Rome to discover the Masterpieces of Raphael Sanzio. Download

Bernini

A tour around the sights of Rome to discover the Masterpieces of Gianlorenzo Bernini. Download

Michelangelo

A tour around the sights of Rome to discover the Masterpieces of Michelangelo Buonarroti. Download

Rome Awaits You

There are many itineraries for discovering Rome’s vast heritage, from historic house museums to churches, from villas to ancient circuses, through piazzas and Roman theatres, past obelisks and along city walls. Routes reserved for the most attentive travellers, enchanted by the history but also curious about the legends and mysteries surrounding the city. Add to this Rome’s districts, walks along the Tiber, shopping and nightlife… From this magical and often fresh perspective, “Rome Awaits You”! Pick up your free itinerary from a Tourist Information Office (PIT ― Punto Informativo Turistico).
The House Museums
Churches and basilicas
Circuses and theatres
Modern and contemporary architecture
Looking for good cooking
The fountains
The city surrounds
Mysterious city
Walls, towers and arches
Rome by night
The obelisks
The piazzas
Popular districts
Shopping
History and legend
The Tiber
The villas