What to Do in Tivoli

What to Do in Tivoli, Tivoli, Italy (B)

The hill town of Tivoli is a maze of medieval streets, alleys and stairways, with bars and restaurants and historic churches. It has a long history stretching back to Roman times and it is surrounded by hot springs. So why do so many visitors limit themselves to a single day trip from Rome? And what is there to do in Tivoli if you decide to stay a little longer.

For many tourists the main reason to visit Tivoli is to explore its two UNESCO World Heritage Sites – Hadrian’s Villa and the gardens of the Villa d’Este. However the town has several other reminders of its long history, including Roman ruins, a medieval castle, and several interesting churches. There are also viewpoints and walking paths for those who want to explore the surrounding countryside.

Staying overnight has an added benefit. Most visitors seem to be day trippers, meaning that when evening arrives the locals reclaim the town. It becomes once more a charming Italian hill town where you can relax and enjoy a meal in one of the excellent restaurants. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: What to Do in Tivoli
Guide Location: Italy » Tivoli
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Karen Warren
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Villa Adriana
  • Villa d’Este
  • Villa Gregoriana
  • Santuario di Ercole Vincitore
  • Anfiteatro di Bleso
  • Mensa Ponderaria
  • Gothic House
  • Basilica of San Lorenzo
  • Church of Santa Maria Maggiore
  • Rocca Pia