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Palatine Hill

Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39.06.39967700
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The commercial, political and religious center of ancient Rome, which features the Arch of Septimus Severus, Temple of Saturn, Arch of Titus and the House of the Vestals.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“roman forum” (834 reviews)
“circus maximus” (270 reviews)
“colosseum ticket” (114 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Piazza Santa Maria Nova, 53, 00186 Rome, Italy
Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is a stunning place! The view over Rome is amazing. The grounds are beautiful. Like the Roman Forum, we walked around on our own without a guide and read the information provided at our leisure.

Thank GeriCo83
Reviewed yesterday

This is a must visit site on any visit to Rome as it provides unsurpassed views over the Roman Forum.

Thank Russel S
Reviewed yesterday

If you're into Greek/ Roman history, this is definitely the place to visit. You can get your entrance ticket along with your Colosseum ticket on the website for less than 20Euros. No need to hire a tour guide when you can walk it yourself. It's...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited here as part of our Colloseum tour and it may have been my favorite site. It’s way bigger than I ever imagined and so beautiful. Great views and photo opportunities from a variety of spots. You could easily spend several hours here and...More

Thank JLandMike
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great views of Rome but also great insight into early Roman life was included in the price of the ticket for the coliseum paid 12 euros each that includes coliseum palatine hill and Roman Forum don’t get ripped off by the guys outside trying to...More

Thank John R
Reviewed yesterday

it is better if you buy your ticket only, because it is the same one as for the Colosseum, and the lines there are HUGE. We stood there for the afternoon, and it is a pity they close at 15.30, because we coudl have stood...More

Thank Laura85sg
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice to be able to see the history of Rome in a city that has clearly tried to build around it's heritage, a must see for people interested in the Roman Empire and it's leaders.

Thank AdamAJS
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are interested at history, this place should be on top of your list. I would recommend to spend one day only for the Palatine Hill, Foro Romano, Colosseum and Circus Maximus. They are all close to each other and will give you an...More

Thank lukaszwenda
Reviewed 3 days ago

The ruins at the Roman Forum are a few minutes away from the Colloseum. Another must see when in Rome. Better to have a guide to explain what is what.

Thank VacationersCyprus
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Palatine Hill contains the ruins of the 2000 year old Roman Imperial palaces that ones covered the whole hill. What is left are mainly walls, many of them impressive. I recommend taking a guided tour to fully understand and appreciate the site and its history...More

Thank Karsten K
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Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
If all roads lead to Rome, then they all end here.
Piazza Venezia and the Ancient City are the very
epicenter of the Eternal City. Within a 360-degree
turn, Roman history unrolls in front of you, from its
ancient beginnings to its 21st century
transformations. Whether it’s those historical
playgrounds known as the Roman and Imperial Forums, or
the side-street shops, trattorie, and churches, this
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josejm66
February 14, 2018|
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Response from Alison P | Reviewed this property |
Hi The entrance into the forum is gradual but it’s over the old roman flag stones so very uneven. The upper levels again can be accessed by a gradual incline or steps with resting places. It’s worth the climb at a steady... More
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mjjohnson2017
September 1, 2017|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
I'd go for the audio tour of the Coliseum, bought online and look around the forum yourself, just buy tickets. You can always latch on to someone else's tour surreptitiously (yeah I'm a cheapskate!)
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fyi730
August 21, 2017|
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Response from colorado127 | Reviewed this property |
The tour I took was the Colliseum-Palatine Hill-Forum. There are lots of tour guides roaming around but I would guess they are not the best. I went with contexttravel which i found in a Rick Steves book. VERY good tour... More
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