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Villa d'Este

Piazza Trento 5, 00019, Tivoli, Italy
+39 0774 312070
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Started by architect and historian, Pirro Liggori in 1549, for Cardinal Ippolito dEste, this famous villa estate is one of the finest examples of Renaissance residence and garden architecture and design.
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Piazza Trento 5, 00019, Tivoli, Italy
+39 0774 312070
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are fed up from the city stress in Rome and you need a breck from all the roman stones, then the Villa d'Este garden in Tivoli is the right choice for you you. This trip need 4 to five hours if you are...More

Thank Didawi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as part of a day trip from Rome. I had no idea how amazing this place would be. Absolutely stunning. All four of us said "wow" more times than I could count. While it was a bit chilly in the morning, the crowds...More

2  Thank Kelly T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A place that you will never have enough of. A tranquil place where you can spend a morning just lounging about admiring the fountains. the history of the place is wonderful too. Definitely not to be missed.

1  Thank DuncanTanti
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Villa d’Este in Bracciano is a most beautiful and peaceful place to visit with magnificent gardens We travelled there and back by bus from Rome If you manage to sit in the very front seat of the bus then this is an experience to...More

1  Thank romeital
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It cost less than €6 euros return to take this pleasant train trip from Termini to Tivoli. Journey lasts just under an hour (or less). What a wonder place to visit. Entrance is free and the gardens are amazing - a different fountain around every...More

4  Thank AllyJPally
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Although is cold in January (13 degrees C), it's been a pleasure to stroll between the countless fountains in the history - rich gardens. The interior frescae of the villa are absolutely delightful

1  Thank Carpigiani
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

You must visit place, the entrance 8euro per person and it gives you an advantage of 2 days visit Very good places for people who likes history and art for inside the palace The garden was fantastic with all these fountains around it is really...More

1  Thank wesal2014
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Seriously check out this villa if you are in the area. It is so charming and fun to walk around the grounds.

1  Thank McKensey R
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Villa d'Este is a 16th-century villa in Tivoli, near Rome, famous for its terraced hillside Italian Renaissance garden and especially for its fountains. We were lucky to listen de singing fountin (Water Organ fountin)

3  Thank Cristina S
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Very picturesque gardens and museum. If you arrive after 4 the normal price of 8 euros is halved. Check closing times as in december the garden shut at 4.45.

Thank 567ak2017
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30 November 2017|
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Response from curryking | Reviewed this property |
The gardens aren't floral & the main attraction is the fountains. I don't think that it will make any difference going in December. I do hope you enjoy your trip to Rome.
Joanna M
18 October 2017|
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Response from Alex B |
We've spent two and a half hours there and have seen all frescoes and waterfalls with no rush