About Rome

Let's have a look around into background of Rome

County: Independent City
State: Lazio
Country: Italy
Latitude: 41.9
Longitude: 12.4833333
Time zone: Central European Time Zone
Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1 hours

Weather in Rome

Climate:  Mediterranean climate
Best Time to Visit: April to June and late September to October


It is the capital of Italy. Rome also serves as the capital of the Lazio region. With a population of about 2,877,215 (2016 Census), it is also the country's largest and most populated comune and fourth-most populous city in the European Union by population within city limits. It is the center of the Metropolitan City of Rome, which has a population of 4.3 million residents.

Distance from Rome center to Airport

The nearest major airport is Ciampino - G.B. Pastine International Airport (CIA / LIRA). Another major airport is Fiumicino Leonardo da Vinci International Airport (FCO / LIRF).
Driving Distance: 10 miles / 16 km
Driving Time: 28 Minutes
Languages: Italian followed by English.

Modes of transport

Airport: Ciampino - G.B. Pastine International Airport 
Rail: Trenitalia: National Rail Passenger System.
Road: Bus: City Centre Electric Bus Services, Taxi – Metered Cabs.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 
Waitress and Bartender – € 1 - € 2
For Hotels:
Room Service: € 1 - € 2
Housekeeper: € 1 - € 2
Concierge: Between € 2 - € 5
Valet Parking: 
Parking or Returning Car: € 1 - € 2 

Nearby Tourist Cities



Florence is the capital city of the Italian location of Tuscany. The total population of the city is 383,083 (2016 Census).

  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: May and October
Tourist Attractions
  • Florence Cathedral
  • Uffizi Gallery
  • Ponte Vecchio



Milan is a city in Italy and the capital of Lombardy region. The total population of Milan is 1,368,590 (2016 Census).

  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to May
Tourist Attractions
  • Milan Cathedral
  • Sforza Castle
  • Teatro Alla Scala



Venice is the capital city of Veneto region of Italy. The total population of the city is 264,579 (2014 Census)

  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: September to November
Tourist Attractions
  • Grand Canal
  • Rialto Bridge
  • Bridge of Sighs

Emergency Contact Numbers in Rome city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 115/113/118
Railroad: +39.06.68475475 (Trenitalia)
Airport: +39 06 794941 (Ciampino - G.B. Pastine International Airport )
Hospital:  +39 06 22551 (Rome American Hospital )


Festa di Santa Francesca Romana
Giornate FAI
Settimana della Cultura

Tourist Attractions

St. Peter's Basilica

Theatre & Concerts

I Virtuosi dell'opera di Roma
Teatro San Carlino
Teatro dell'Opera di Roma

Visit Top Restaurants in Rome

La Porta Del Principe
La Pergola
Ristorante Crispi 19

Top Shopping Centers in Rome

Via Cola di Rienzo
Piazza di Spagna 
Via del Babuino

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

Palazzo dei Conservatori
Rose Garden
CineCittà Studios

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

Spaghetti alla Gricia – Armando al Pantheon
Ricotta e Spinaci Ravioli – Osteria Bonelli
Ravioli alle Noci – La Carbonara

Sports Club

A.S. Roma – Football
Pallacanestro Virtus Roma – Basketball
S.S. Lazio Rugby 1927 – Rugby

Shelling Out Dollars

Imported beer: € 4.50
Taxi: € 4.50 (base price)
3 BHK (Downtown): € 1,990.48
Cheap meal: € 15.00
Gasoline: € 1.50 / litre
3 course meal: € 50.00