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Piazza Orti Manara 4, 25019 Sirmione, Italy
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All reviews roman villa well worth a visit small museum lake garda olive trees interesting ruins roman ruin electric train its heyday amazing roman mini train archaeological site small train land train large area couple of hours amazing views of the lake
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank Rosy_Paolo
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Flombergasp
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank piggypringle
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Siamez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank scotties00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

Thank lesliebauman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank sitcharliesit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a beautiful setting with interesting Roman ruins all around. Weather was perfect for viewing both the lake and the ruins. We rode the tram UP the hill to the ruins (highly recommended) but walked back down to town.

Thank Beverly J
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Barbara C
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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
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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
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