€£$
по-русскиen Español (pronto)
enter
1159places to visit
in the world
141places to visit
in Italy
58places to visit
in Rome

Altar of the Fatherlandin Rome, Italy

#8of 58 places to visitin Rome

Adventure Rating in Rome

TOP-65 adventure's step-by-step
recipes & lifehacks
How to drive Vespa - iconic italian scooter in RomeHow to peek through the Knights of Malta keyhole in RomeHow to visit the Colosseum in RomeHow to see the illusion of St. Peter's dome in RomeHow to climb to the roof of the Altar of the Fatherland in RomeHow to admire Rome from the Aventine Hill in RomeHow to walk through the orange garden in Rome
65 things to doin Rome

Take local guide

You can visit this place in one of our tours.Choose
It is a majestic monument in the heart of Rome, it occupies a site between the Piazza Venezia and the Capitoline Hill. You will find a magnificent view of the city on the top of it.
Altar of the Fatherland, Rome
The monument was built in honor of the first king of united Italy, Victor Emmanuel II. It is located in the center of Piazza Venezia and visitors are allowed to climb on the top of it.

The ratio of the monument in Rome is ambiguous. Some derisively call it "open piano" and "wedding cake", while others consider it one of the brightest tourist attractions.

Vittoriano, for many Italians is a symbol of their dreams of a united Italy.

Things to do here 1

#8Climb to the roof of the Altar of the Fatherland in RomeClimb to the roof of the Altar of the Fatherlandoddviser

Climb to the roof of the Altar of the Fatherland and you will find the best panoramic view to the city.

€7
Know more things to do?Guest

Share your ideas of what to do in Rome with other travellers — together we'll make our travellings more interesting!

Altar of the Fatherland on the map

Location: Piazza Venezia

Open hours

from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Tours & excursions 3

#26Sightseeing tour in Rome by carSightseeing tour in Rome by car

Try the unique experience of visiting Rome comfortably in a luxury car with personal English-speaking chauffeur.

€60+/person€190/tour
#33Open bus 1 day tourOpen bus 1 day tour

To see all Rome in a short period of time its not necessary to take a helicopter, you may just have a 1 dat tour on a open bus and enjoy the best sights of Eternal City.

€20+/person
#40Rome on scooterRome on scooter

See all great buildings, monuments, magnificent sights of Rome in one day while riding a retro scooter and plunge in the atmosphere of Eternal City.

€100+/person

Reviews

Guest06 July 2022

More places to visit in Rome

#17Santa Maria della Concezione dei Cappuccini in RomeSanta Maria della Concezione dei Cappuccini

This is a unique place that is known for its terrifying crypt and where you can find works by famous Italian painters.

#56Cencio La Parolaccia restaurant in RomeCencio 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.

#38Piazza Venezia in RomePiazza Venezia

One of the most beautiful squares in Rome is located at the foot of the Capitol, near the Roman Forum. The most striking figure of the square - a monument to Victor Emmanuel II.

#31Terrazza Paradiso Restaurant in RomeTerrazza 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.

#39Kono Pizza in RomeKono Pizza

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.

#5Appian Way in RomeAppian Way

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.

#50Campo de' Fiori in RomeCampo de' Fiori

Square in Rome where houses and huts of fishermen are located in a chaotic manner, there is a market where you can buy fresh fish and vegetables.

#57The catacombs of St. Callixtus in RomeThe 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.

#24Cinecitta in RomeCinecitta

Cinecitta Studios is a special place for every movie fan. The birthplace of Italian cinema and the place where worked great filmmakers.

#19Trastevere in RomeTrastevere

The real Rome is here: on the small street of Trastevere, where the music, the party and the rest never stop.

#25Roman Forum in RomeRoman Forum

Ruins in the center of the Eternal City remind of the olden Roman time. This is the site of columns, arches and temples remnants.

#13Spanish Steps in RomeSpanish Steps

138 different-sized footsteps leads from Barcaccio fontain to observation deck and old french cathedral. The beautiful place, one of the symbols of Italy.

Photo credit © https://www.flickr.com/photos/philia17/