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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
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"day trip"
in 139 reviews
"water features"
in 89 reviews
"beautiful gardens"
in 78 reviews
"ponte mammolo"
in 82 reviews
"organ fountain"
in 25 reviews
"the bus"
in 99 reviews
"every turn"
in 16 reviews
"cardinal ippolito"
in 17 reviews
"tiburtina station"
in 22 reviews
"numerous fountains"
in 15 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 34 reviews
"visiting rome"
in 27 reviews
"every corner"
in 21 reviews
"vending machines"
in 15 reviews
"well worth the visit"
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"the main attraction"
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"two hours"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing gardens, even in February. Purple Iris, hyacinth, crocus; yellow daffodils and Jasmine already blooming. Other bulbs will be booking as early as March. The fountains amazing and peaceful! It's worth the visit.

1  Thank Vonnie P
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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

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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

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Reviewed 4 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
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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

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 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
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Reviewed 12 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
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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
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Reviewed 5 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
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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
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DefenderDuo
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.
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Joanna M
17 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
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