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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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Gladiatore Lounge Bar
A quiet green garden with palm trees, a cozy rooftop terrace with breathtaking views of the old buildings and churches, will help to plunge into the pleasant atmosphere of the city.5
Terrazza Paradiso Restaurant
From the terrace of the restaurant opens a unique view of the high hills and castles and the eternal city, which within the night lights shimmers with all the colors of the rainbow.8
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
On the territory of the Roman Villa Borghese landscape park you can see the unusual water clocks.4
The Colosseum is number one in the to-see-list for Italy and has almost 2000-years history with the fights of the gladiators and the dramatic shows.57
Largo di Torre Argentina
On the square are the ruins of the temples of the Roman republic and the place where Julius Caesar was assassinated.40
Former stadium at Julius Caesar's time, now, this rectangular area, with its palaces, churches and fountains is a favorite vacation spot of locals.8
The small caffee in the center of Rome. Here you can order pizza to go and taste this interesting fast food walking through the city.6
The island in the center of the Tiber river offers the excellent views of the Rome, so it's really nice place for walking, dating or having a small picnic.6
Fontana del Nettuno
Fontana del Nettuno make the architectural ensemble of Italian Piazza Navona complete adding artistic atmosphere and elegance.4
Cencio La Parolaccia restaurant
It is one of the most unusual restaurants in Rome, where visitors and waiters are actors, and where it is assumed to be rude to everyone.2
Albergo del Senato Terrace Bar
Albergo del Senato Terrace Bar is located in the Rome historic center, opposite the ancient Roman Pantheon temple and offers its guests an unforgettable view.6