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Parco di Colle Oppio

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Address: Rome, Italy
Phone Number: 060608
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great place abandoned again

this park is one of the most important in Rome as its history. Although, it is abandoned again by authorities and left to poor immigrants that live inside.

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Basel, Switzerland
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

No one can deny the magnificence of the view to the Colosseum itself. The food is not bad, however rather on the expensive side. The service is nice and kind. However the quality of the toilets is questionable and you have to expect long waiting hours in a queue to use them. Considering the location, it would deserve better quality.

Thank Gyzmo82
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I walked through the western side of this park en-route to a pizza place for lunch and it was the only time on our entire trip to Italy that we felt unsafe. We saw lots of homeless and "down on their luck" looking people sleeping on the ground, mumbling at us at we even were followed at... More 

Thank Jeff5915
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this park is one of the most important in Rome as its history. Although, it is abandoned again by authorities and left to poor immigrants that live inside.

Thank Ivomej
Brighouse, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

The Oppio is adjacent to the Colosseum and they're food is great. Great place to watch the world go by and enjoy a nice bottle of prosecco. Great service too 💙💜

Thank Gloria P
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 539 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Over the years we have walked around the Colosseum area many times and have never noticed Parco del Colle Oppio. The park is situated adjacent to the Collosseum near Vialle della Domus Aurea on one of the seven hill of Rome, Esquiline Hill. There are wonderful views back towards the Collosseum while walking up Vialle della Domus Aurea as you... More 

Thank kpiddy
Poughkeepsie, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Nice park near the Colosseum to relax and enjoy a view of the Colosseum. There was plenty of shade and many other travelers who packed small picnics to enjoy in the park. We also got some very nice photos of the colosseum from the park.

Thank Trvlchic5
Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

We were staying on the north side of the Oppian Hill Park (Parco di Colle Oppio) and walked through it several times on the way to the Colosseum and ancient Rome areas. It was quiet and relaxing with benches along the pedestrian road with views of the Colosseum and mature trees and lush grass. Also in the park is Domus... More 

Thank JTTurner3
Rome, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

It's simple, anywhere in Rome you can find magnificent art, is much better to visit our beloved city in the morning with a nice picnic lunch, any bench is happy to host tourists of the world that so love us :) <3 Thank you for you love :D

Thank 77eyes
Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Charming park overlooking the Colosseo and the Santi Quattro Coronati basilica... I recommend visiting it during sunny days.

Thank Jean M
Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

You can walk here in a pleasant environment but try to forget expensive and fashionable restaurants or other tourist trap

Thank italcan2013

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