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“Great sunset views”
Review of Monte Pincio

Monte Pincio
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San Diego
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“Great sunset views”
Reviewed May 21, 2013

The host at our B&B recommended that we visit the edge of this garden just above Piazza del Popolo and we were very happy we did. If you love crowds, you may not need the kind of "R&R time" that looking out from the Pincio Garden overlook provides. We DID need a break and some "perspective", and walking 20 minutes east from our B&B near the Vatican, across the bridge to the Piazza del Popolo and then up the steps to the Garden gave us just the break we needed. There were gelato and coffee carts available, but we just spent the time taking in the wonderful sunset and the views of the Vatican and other areas Rome. Recommended.

Visited May 2013
1 Thank Mark P
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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
“Great view!”
Reviewed May 19, 2013

Definitely worth taking the steps to the top, especially at sunset!
Steps are from the Piazza del Popolo.

Visited May 2013
1 Thank TonyM_WorldTraveler
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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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“Great romantic place”
Reviewed May 3, 2013

Watch the sun set behind Rome, coloring the whole city orange and red. Or just go there during the day, and drink a nice cup of coffee. Beautiful views garanteed. Great tip: do this at La Casina Dell'Orologio. They are a LOT cheaper then you'd expect, especially in comparison with the other cafés in this location. And the ambiance here is much nicer :)

Visited October 2012
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Linkoping, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Beautiful view”
Reviewed April 22, 2013 via mobile

Go up here for the sunset, it's truly magical! Rent a bike or just stroll the park. Beautiful place!

Visited April 2013
1 Thank micgu
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Best view of the City”
Reviewed April 11, 2013 via mobile

We walked up here from the Via Veneto and were pleasantly surprised by the peaceful park - a welcome relief from the hustle of the city. The view from the terrace above the Piazza del Popolo is fantastic and takes in practically all of the city. Well worth the walk.

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