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Villa Romana del Casale

Strada Provinciale 90, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0935 684148
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This 3rd-century Roman villa features more than 40 beautiful mosaic floors, making it one of the most cherished open-air museums in the region.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“Amazingly preserved mosaics!”
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“Excellent”
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Strada Provinciale 90, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy
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+39 0935 684148
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Once again, I'm astounded by the wealth of things to see and do in Sicily. This site has more mosaics than I've ever seen, thematically connected and artistically beautiful. It's better than a museum because they are in situ. We didn't hire a guide, and...More

Thank Joy M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

In all my years of traveling and visiting ancient sites i have never never seen anything as well presented and preserved as this villa is awesome it takes your breath away the magnitude details and sheer size of the mosaics is fantastic plan to spend...More

Thank IGW187351
Reviewed yesterday

Ten year ago, much of the protective roofing and elevated walkways had not been built, so this return visit was an eye-opener. Mosaics have been stabilized and restored a bit, lighting is better, and the crowd flow is simple. The addition of small vendors selling...More

Thank rondi3
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We drove from Ortigia to this remarkable site in 2 hours. Well worth the drive! So many beautiful mosaics in excellent condition. Parking on site and great little cafes before entering the villa for refreshments and lunch - paninis, aranchinis, etc.

Thank Louise R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Get a guide...going by yourself will be a waste of time...get a guide to show you around how marvellous the place is

Thank rthatha
Reviewed 4 days ago

I wasn’t prepared for how extraordinary the Villa Romana was; the mosaics are truly incomparable in their extent and how well they have been preserved. The attention to detail and superior taste of its very wealthy owner were awesome. We arrived at 5:30, an ideal...More

Thank diiplo11
Reviewed 4 days ago

The mosaics are impressive in their scale and the site is expansive. The mosaics show not only Roman mythological stories, but portray day to day life at the time. It was an easy two hour drive from Ortigia. There is now a paid parking lot...More

Thank JPSWashington_DC
Reviewed 6 days ago

Of course the mosaics are amazing. We visited on the 1st Sunday of the month so entrance was free. Even though we arrived early the tour buses were already filling the parking lot. It you are not on a tour the biggest challenge is navigating...More

Thank Deac83
Reviewed 1 week ago

Magnificent Roman villa was built in III century AD. Stunning Roman mosaics on the floor. Very highly recommended to visit.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The incredible remains of a 4th century villa, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. For us, a professional guide was the best way to see and understand this fascinating place. The mosaics are simply incredible. Highly recommended.

Thank Susan M
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TheRealBollidear
How much does entry to the site cost?
29 May 2017|
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Response from annesof70 | Reviewed this property |
It costs 10 Euros and is well worth it!
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Liz H
Can we drive directly to and park at Villa Romana, or do we have to take the shuttle bus from Piazza Armerina?
25 May 2017|
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Response from GrillMeisterNYC | Reviewed this property |
there is a large parking lot at the Villa, also the resto on your way in with the wagon wheel is better than decent.
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rhodapatterson1
How far is this from Palermo
9 September 2016|
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Response from 877garyi | Reviewed this property |
Hi there its aboit 2 hours on the expressway sitting on 100 kilometeters per hour . Also a great town to visit is Masala which is another 15 minutes further on .......a beach side area. Food for thought Gary
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