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Piazza Orti Manara 4, 25019 Sirmione, Italy
+39 030 916157
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All reviews roman villa well worth a visit small museum lake garda olive trees interesting ruins roman ruin electric train amazing roman small train large area land train archaeological site couple of hours amazing views of the lake jamaica beach information boards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place had the most amazing history behind it. It was so interesting to read everything and to see it all. The views were out of this world even being able to see what we think may have been the Alps. I would recommend this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

If visiting Sirmione get a combined ticker to Grotto and to the Castle. One of the largest roman villas left in Europe this is well worth a visit when in Sirmione. The site is still being actively excavated and provides an insight into the importance...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

These ruins are spectacular the views from the peninsula jutting out onto Jamaica beach and Lake Garda are unparalleled. The silhouette of the stone ruins against the skyline and the shadows of the sun are a gift to photographers and lovers of natural beauty. Everything...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MashaMasha0
Reviewed November 6, 2018

a jump in the past. in an enchanting position there are the remains of a Roman villa truly impressive in terms of size and resistance to time and predators.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rosy_Paolo
Reviewed November 4, 2018

A very interesting place with an excellent associated museum. The information boards throughout the site were accessible to us English speakers and other European languages as were the tv presentations in the museum. It was helpful to be shown the ‘as-built’ pictures on site and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Flombergasp
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Spectacular Roman villa at the north point of the Sirmioni peninsula. This villa is awe-inspiring in its size.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank piggypringle
Reviewed November 1, 2018

The scenery is very beautiful and peaceful, is also impressive what the Romans were able to build. Reserve yourself a half hour or maybe more if you want to enjoy the view and the quietness

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Siamez
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

An easy walk from the car park, through the old town and to this Roman settlement at the end of the land. Worth buying a joint ticket for this + the castle at he entrance to the old town. You can wander around these for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank scotties00
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

At the apex of Sirmione peninsula this is a great ruin and worth a stop. Great vistas from the ruins over Lake Garda.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lesliebauman
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

This was a great place to visit. Incredible to think of the place that once thrived here. It’s in a beautiful spot of Sirmione and it’s within walking distance from the centre of town. That said you can take a mini ride to there if...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Barbara C
September 12, 2018|
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Response from Marilyn_D27 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Barbara, I’m so glad you asked. There’s a little train that takes you from the edge of the Medievil town to the ruins that gives you quick access and I would say minimum of two hours. I absolutely love Roman ruins and... More
May 9, 2017|
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Response from Robert M | Reviewed this property |
Everywhere you go it seems dogs are allowed but always on a lead and big dogs muzzled even though my experience has been that little dogs seem to be more in need! Most restaurants don't seem to mind even hotels although... More