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Parco Vergiliano a Piedigrotta

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Worth going but be careful of opening hours

As others have said, it's an atmospheric spot and easy to get to as it's just by the Mergellina... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Steven G
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Rome, Italy
Cool and different experience, perfect to spend an hour at.

This took a bit of finding, but it is near the train station Mergellina. It is a nice little park... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
AGT123
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Burnham, United Kingdom
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4 Nov 2018
“Worth going but be careful of opening hours”
17 May 2017
“Cool and different experience, perfect to spend an hour at.”
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

As others have said, it's an atmospheric spot and easy to get to as it's just by the Mergellina metro stop. I wasn't sure about opening hours and arrived shortly before closing time which was 14.00 on the Saturday. Nevertheless, the kindly guardian let me...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steven G
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This took a bit of finding, but it is near the train station Mergellina. It is a nice little park and the tomb is set into a cliff up a winding path and steps. Once you get there, there is nothing to see other than...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Parco Vergiliano a Piedigrotta... offers some shade and a nice view on the city.Easy access with a main road and a train station close by,The tomb is nice to see.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank shek2005
Reviewed 21 June 2016

In this nice little parc you can find the tomb of the Roman poet Vergilius. Follow the part up to the top and you will see the familial tumulus where his ashes used to be.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

This is a park overlooking the city and its a good spot to do/see something different from the overdose of monuments, restaurants and sea ..in Napoli!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank gammo
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Lots of stairs but half way up you will find what might be Virgil's tomb. When we were here in September 2013 there was a tripod and flowers in the tomb, as if an ancient Roman admirer had been making a fragrant offering.

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank FlaviaGemina
Reviewed 15 September 2012 via mobile

This little parc offers some shade and a nice view on the city. With a main road and a train station close by, you shouldn't be looking for peace and quiet. The tomb is nice to see, however all the surveillance cameras gave me an...More

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