Welcome to Rome

Rome, known as the Eternal City, has attracted visitors for over 2,000 years. It is one of the most magnificent and romantic cities in the world. Rome has an attractive mix of grandiose sights and bustling city life. Life is sweet—the cake is there for the eating. Italian designer shopping, smooth ice cream, frothy cappuccino and exquisite wines to name but a few things.


Population 3.8 million
Currency Euro, €1 = 100 cents
Opening hours Shops in Rome are normally open 9.00-13.00 and 15.00-20.00. Department stores are usually open all day.
Emergency numbers Fire brigade: 115
Medical: 118
Police: 113
Tourist information APT Rome
Via Parigi 11, Rome
+39 06 4893 0729