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This pyramid is the only ancient pyramid in Europe.
Pyramid of Caius Cestius is a pyramid where buried the Roman magistrate Gaius Cestius. Struck by the architecture of Egypt, he ordered the construction of the pyramid in the heart of Rome, and wanted to bury himself there.
Now, this pyramid is the only surviving ancient pyramid in Europe. It was built in just 300 days, from the outside it is covered with marble slabs and bricks.
Pyramid bears little resemblance to its sisters of Giza because of its irregular shape. Inside it houses the tomb of Caius Cestius. Its walls are very poorly preserved, but here you can still see the murals and paintings.
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Visit the Pyramid of Cestius
Visit the ancient pyramid in the heart of Europe, which size is about a 9-storey building, and where the Roman magistrate buried.€510
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Pyramid of Caius Cestius on the mapLocation: Via Raffaele Persichetti
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The catacombs of St. Callixtus
These catacombs is the greatest and one of the most important places of Rome, founded in the second century and is still impressing every visitor.2
Terrazza Paradiso Restaurant
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Campo de' Fiori
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The bridge Cavour is better known for the Roman tradition as the place where daredevils jump into the waters of the Tiber in the New Year.14
Aventine Hill is one of the seven Rome hills, the observation deck with the beautiful panorama and the perfect place for the evening walk.39
138 different-sized footsteps leads from Barcaccio fontain to observation deck and old french cathedral. The beautiful place, one of the symbols of Italy.31
One of the most important roads in the Ancient Rome, and the interesting place to visit, known for it's catacombs and tombs, located along it.41
Castle of the Holy Angel
This castle was once the tallest building in Rome, and its history is very interesting for everyone, who visit it.20
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Ruins in the center of the Eternal City remind of the olden Roman time. This is the site of columns, arches and temples remnants.8