If you are planning to visit Rome as per recommendations of the itenaries you will visit the Vatican museums. These museums are extensive, with lots to see much more than one can cover in a single day. While you might be bowled over by the classic art frescos of Michelangelo’s famous ceiling in the Sistine Chapel. In your enthusiasm don’t forget to pay attention to the walls on either side leading to the Sistine Chapel. They are covered with painted maps of 15th century Italy. The precision of these maps is astounding and count amongst the must see.