Rome is one of those museum-like cities that you should really spend a minimum of 3-4 days exploring. Especially if you want to see the top attractions such as the Colosseum and Sistine Chapel, have enough time to taste at least 3 different gelatos and also have time to get lost among the cobblestone streets. But when the opportunity arises to spend a mere 4 hours in Rome, due to a flight layover or short day trip from your cruise ship, you can’t help but accept the challenge. “Rome in 4 hours? Sure, I’ve got this”.
So how can you spend your 4 precious hours in the Eternal City? We’ve put together a few suggestions based on 4 different types of travelers; the curious, the wanderer, the artist and the foodie.