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BASILICA OF ST. PETER IN THE VATICAN
The stateliness of Carlo Madernos seventeenth century façade hints at the
immensity of St. Peters Basilica inside, which today remains one of the
largest churches in the world.
The old , whose vast size was similar to todays, was built at around 320 by the Emperor Constantine on the site where, tradition has it, the Apostle St. Peter was buried.
Over the centuries and under a number of different papacies, the long process was launched which, within the space of about two hundred years and thanks to the genial contribution of artists such as Bramante, Michelangelo and Bernini, led to the complete overhaul of the early Constantine church.
The dome dominating the skyline is the fruit of Michelangelos vision. Its amazing size and harmony is best appreciated by bravely climbing its steps. Rest assured, your efforts will be rewarded by both a close up inspection of the cupolas magnificent internal decorations and the awe-inspiring panorama waiting for you at the top.
s masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture the , where many a visitor remains mesmerized by its combination of technical purity and emotional impact, arguably stands out among the St. Peters countless artistic attractions.
It may be two thousand years old but the Colosseum is still the symbol of the eternal city, every year drawing thousands of visitors, meaning long queues and an endless wait.
In order to avoid the problem, a ticket may be purchased in advance through the tourist contact centre, by phoning 060608 or visiting the website www.pierreci.it. Or alternatively by buying one of two tourist cards: the Roma Pass which is valid for three days and entitles holders to free admission and no-queue entrance for the first two museums and to free travel throughout Rome, or the Archeologia Card which is valid for 7 days and allows free entry into each of the following sites: Palazzo Massimo, Palazzo Altemps, Crypta Balbi, Terme di Diocleziano (Baths of Diocletian), the Colosseum, the Palatine, Terme di Caracalla (Caracalla Baths), Villa dei Quintili, Mausoleum of Cecilia Metella.
TO BE SEEN:
The Palatine, Roman Forum, Domus Aurea, Arch of Constatine, House of Augustus, House of Livia.
THE TREVI FOUNTAIN
Mandatory documents in Rome
ACCEPTED: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
Credit card(s) must be in the name of the main driver.
NOT ACCEPTED: Pre-paid credit cards, Laser, Maestro, debit, or Switch cards
Make sure you have enough limit to cover the excess.
In the event that you fail to present a valid credit card or lack of sufficient funds available on the credit card, car rental agent may refuse to release the vehicle. In these instances, no funds paid will be reimbursed.
Form(s) of ID
A valid photo ID (Passport or National ID).
Another form of identification is required.
A full license held for minimum of 3 year with no major endorsements. UK licenses holders need to present the photocard and the paper counterpart.
If your license is not in Roman alphabet (i.e. Arabic, Greek, Russian or Chinese) you need to bring an International Driver license and your domestic license. If you're renting abroad (outside the EU) International drivers license is usually required regardless of the alphabet. International driver's license must be accompanied by the original domestic license of the driver.
A printed version of your voucher must be produced on arrival at the rental desk. Failure to present the voucher means the car rental agent may charge you at the local rates. Please note: We are not responsible for overcharges on rentals where the voucher was not presented to the local agent on collection of the vehicle. If you do not present the required documents, the documentation is not valid or you do not have enough funds on your credit card, the car rental agent may refuse to release the vehicle and no funds will be reimbursed
If you do not present any of the documents listed above, the documentation is not valid or you do not have enough funds on your credit card, the car rental agent may refuse to release the vehicle and no funds will be reimbursed to you.