DAY 7: WALKING UP THE PINCIO

5076 Visits
Distance: 2 Km Duration: 2 to 3 hours

Itinerary description

Intro:

A path to the Pincio, one of the best panoramic views of Rome!

Transport:
Is absolutely recommended to walk from one place to another since all the locations are in the city center.
Time Required:
To visit the sites mentioned it takes about  2 or 3 hours, depends on the time you decide to stay in the places.
Route:

The itinerary starts from People’s Square, that you can reach by bus or metro (Line A, stop at "Flaminio"). After take the stairs at the side of the square and go upside the Pincio. On top of the Pincio you can enjoy a spectacular view over People's Square, Via del Corso and St Peter's Basilica. From the Pincio you should continue for Viale Trinità dei Monti and you’ll arrive in front of the Church of Trinità dei Monti above the Spain'Square. After taking some pictures from the Spanish Steps follow the path along the Via Sistina. During your journey you meet the Sistina Theater, designed by Piacentini in 1946. Just yards away you arrive at Barberini Square, where you can admire the famous Triton Fountain, one of the most representative works of Gian Lorenzo Bernini.

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