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13 May 2018
“Roman Engineering”
12 Oct 2017
“Don't Waste Your Time”
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

We visited this site as part of a private tour of the whole area. Apparently this arch was built to connect the two hills with each other to enable the army to move faster. Under the arch the old Roman road is still in perfect...More

Thank RenateV169
Reviewed 12 October 2017

If aren't already coming through that road for something else worthwhile, then do not bother detouring to see this. There is nothing to it. A 2000 year old Roman archway of no particular distinction. The fact that it is still standing is the only thing...More

Thank mg0rm1
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We would not have found this 2000 year old testament to Roman engineering without our guide, Vincenzo. It is a visible reminder that their trademark of empire were their roads.

Thank mikek794
Reviewed 1 August 2016

the ancient bridge of Arco Felice, gives a real sense of what it must have been passing through 2000 years ago heading into Cuma. But not easy to visit, risks being ruined by the traffic that rummbles underneath it everyday. Difficult to find, even with...More

Thank Finian K
Reviewed 15 March 2016

this is the way to Cuma from Lago di Averno. normal size roadway until you arrive here. The Romans had smaller vehicles. Someone has to yield to on coming vehicles. do you have the courage to try?

Thank relem625
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Although this arch can be a bit difficult to drive through during traffic it truly is beautiful. It is one of the first historical structures I saw after moving to Italy. I wish I could get a photo without cars! One day.

Thank Oatney
Reviewed 9 August 2015

If you're driving on the A56 NW of Naples, on your way to Cuma and the Coast, the Arco Felice ("Happy Arch") is worth a look. What makes it special is that it was constructed in 95 AD as part of the Roman road connecting...More

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