Use this itinerary to spend 5 days in Rome and you'll surely not miss any of the best sights. You are starting your five day trip to Rome in Vatican, the seat of the Pope. Enjoy the enormous St. Peter's Square, admire the fresco paintings in the Sistine Chapel and pay a visit to the world-famous Vatican Museums. Don't forget to stop by Castel Sant'Angelo nearby. After the busy first half of the day, take a walk through Navona Square and Field of Flowers square and end your day in Trastevere district, which is well known for its nightlife and various restaurants.
On the second day of your 5 day Rome itinerary you'll get to know the heart of the ancient city: the Roman Forum and Circus Maximus. Colosseum, the true centerpoint of Rome is just around the corner. Don't forget to visit Campidoglio Square and Pantheon! On the third day have a look at the Capuchin crypt and pass through the beautiful Trevi fountain. Borghese Gallery and surrounding Villa Borghese Gargens are planned for the evening in your itinerary, Rome's most popular park is an ideal place to have some rest after an exciting day in Rome. Two last days of your Rome itinerary are devoted to exploring the outskirts of the Eternal City. You'll visit Hadrian's Villa, Ostia Antica or Etruscan Necropolis of Cerveteri.