€£$
по-русскиen Español (pronto)
enter
1511things to do
in the world
211things to do
in Italy
65things to do
in Rome

Climb to the roof of the Altar of the Fatherlandin Rome, Italy

#8of 65 things to doin Rome

Take local guide

Climb to the roof of the Altar of the Fatherland in one of the toursChoose

Oddviser

adventure's step-by-step
recipes & lifehacks
How to ride a board on volcano in Nicaragua?How to walk inside the active volcano in Greece?How to feed flying dogs in the jungles of Thailand?How to cycle along the Great Wall of China?How to swim in the famous Trevi Fountain in Rome?How to ride a kayak along the canals of Venice?How to walk on the roofs of skyscrapers in Dubai?
Join usit's more fun together :)
Climb to the roof of the Altar of the Fatherland and you will find the best panoramic view to the city.
How to climb to the roof of the Altar of the Fatherland in Rome
There is a big marble monument on the Piazza Venezia - Altar of the Fatherland. Climb to the very top of it - and you will find the most beautiful panorama of the city, here you also will be able to feed the famous Italian seagulls.

Where to do?

#8Altar of the Fatherland in RomeAltar of the Fatherland

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.

Location: Piazza Venezia
Open hours: from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

How much?

entrance costs €7.

Tips and hints

entrance between Altar of the Fatherland and the Basilica of Santa Maria in Ara Coeli.

Tours & excursions 2

#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

Guest07 July 2022

More things to do in Rome

#60Try Fiori di zucca in RomeTry Fiori di zuccaoddviser

One of the most unusual Italian dishes is Fiori di zucca made of zucchini flowers, mozzarella and anchovies. Yes, it sounds strange, but it's really tasty!

7
#61See the racehorses show in RomeSee the racehorses showoddviser

Fans of horse contests should visit Rome in May to see competitions of racehorses. One of the greatest in Europe.

FREEVilla Borghese
#9Touch the Mouth of Truth in RomeTouch the Mouth of Truthoddviser

Let ancient god decide your fate - put your hand in the mouth of the stone deity and check yourself in the medieval "lie detector"!

FREEThe Basilica of Saint Mary in Cosmedin
#42Visit the Cinecitta Studios in RomeVisit the Cinecitta Studiosoddviser

The largest Europian film studios, where the greatest Italian moovies were created. Visit it to feel yourself the part of it's history.

10Cinecitta
#44Become a cat caregiver in RomeBecome a cat caregiveroddviser

Even living on the other side of the planet, anyone can become a sponsor for a Roman cat.

FREELargo di Torre Argentina
#39Go down to the Mithraeum in RomeGo down to the MithraeumSuper Сrabe

Go down to Temple of Mithras into the basement of the ancient basilica and knelt before the deity consent and sunlight :)

10Basilica of Saint Clement
#26Visit the most terrifying church in Rome in RomeVisit the most terrifying church in Romeoddviser

Visit the most strange place in Rome - the crypt where you will see skeletons of monks of this church.

8Santa Maria della Concezione dei Cappuccini
#43Try scamorza cheese in RomeTry scamorza cheeseoddviser

"Headless" or "hanged cheese" - epithets are awarded to the famous sсamorza, which is more than 100 years.

3
#57Try trippa in RomeTry trippaMargaret Cain

The traditional italian dish "trippa" is made of beef tripe. Trippa can look like a soup or even like a fast-food.

#58Try pecorino romano in RomeTry pecorino romanooddviser

This solty hard cheese is made of the sheep milk for eight or even twelve months and it's taste depends of this term.

18
#49Try сolomba pasquale in RomeTry сolomba pasqualeCherry

Colomba or Easter dove, as it is called on the vastness of Italy, is a traditional sweet on the Easter holiday in Rome.

12
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!

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