As shown in the given Rome location map that Rome is located on the Tiber River within the Lazio region in the central west of Peninsular Italy. Rome is the largest, most populated and capital city of Italy.
Location Map of Rome, Italy
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Where is Rome Located?
Rome (in Italian: Roma) the capital of Italy. The city is located at the Tiber River in the central-western portion of the Italy, about 15 miles (23 km) east off the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. It is the third most populous city in the European Union. Rome is founded in the ancient time; hence, its architecture over the centuries has developed beautiful and fascinating design especially from the Classical and Imperial Roman styles to modern Fascist architecture. The Roman classical style fascinates tourists from all corners of this world.
Though, there is hardly any heavy industry in Rome but its economy largely depends upon services, high-technology companies specifically IT, aerospace, defense, telecommunications; other significant sectors are research, construction and commercial activities (especially banking), and tourism. Besides, Rome is also the hub of the Italian film industry.
Moreover, Rome's classical architectural beauties in the modern landscapes deceive thousands of tourists. Because of all these reasons, in the year 2019, Rome was the 11th-most-visited city in the world and 3rd most visited city in the European Union. The most interesting places in Rome are monuments, museums (Vatican Museums and Colosseum Museum) and other natural landscapes. Most of the historic centers of Rome are listed as World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Facts about Rome City, Italy
|Location||Central west part ofr Italy|
|Coordinates||41.9028° N, 12.4964° E|
|Founded||c. 753 BC|
|Area||1,285 km2 (496.3 sq mi)|
|Elevation||21 m (69 ft)|
|Population (2019)||2,860,009 1st in Italy (3rd in EU)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|CAP code(s)||00100; 00118 to 00199|
|Official language||Italian, Etruscan|
|Religion in Rome||Catholicism- 82%|
|Seven Hills of Rome||The Aventine Hill, the Capitoline Hill, the Caelian Hill, the Esquiline Hill, the Palatine Hill, the Quirinal Hill, and the Viminal Hill.|
|Airport||Leonardo da Vinci International Airport|
Places to Visit in RomeRome is the 11th-most-visited city in the world and 3rd most visited city in the European Union and the most popular tourist destination in Italy.
|Colosseum||Castel Sant'Angelo||Capitoline Museums||Belvedere del Gianicolo||Tiber Island|
|Pantheon||Villa Borghese||Altar of the Fatherland||Villa d'Este||Aventine Hill|
|St. Peter's Basilica||Palatine Hill||Circus Maximus||Domus Aurea||Pincio Promenade|
|Trevi Fountain||Borghese Gallery and Museum||Basilica Papale di Santa Maria||St. Angelo Bridge||National Roman Museum, Baths of Diocletian|
|Vatican Museums||Piazza del Popolo||Piazza di Spagna||Fiumi Fountain||Pyramid of Caius Cestius|
|Roman Forum||Campo de' Fiori||Baths of Caracalla||Trajan's Column||Campidoglio square|
|Piazza Navona||Saint Peter's Square||Mouth of Truth||Quirinal Palace||Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura|
|Sistine Chapel||Campidoglio||Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano||Arch of Constantine||MAXXI - National Museum of 21st Century Art|
|Spanish Steps||Apostolic Palace||Piazza Barberini||Fontana del Tritone||Giardino degli Aranci|