Rome Sights

Gianicolo (Janiculum Hill)

  • Via Garibaldi and Passeggiata del Gianicolo Map It
  • Trastevere
  • Park (National/State/Provincial)

Published 03/31/2016

Fodor's Review

The Gianicolo is famous for its panoramic views of the city, a noontime cannon shot, and statues of Giuseppe and Anita Garibaldi (the guiding spirit behind the unification of Italy in the 19th century, and his long-suffering wife). The view, with the foothills of the Appennini in the background, is especially breathtaking at dusk. It's also a great view for dome-spotting, from the Pantheon to the myriad of city churches. It all looks very peaceful and pastel from up here.

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Via Garibaldi and Passeggiata del Gianicolo, Rome, Latium, 00149, Italy

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Published 03/31/2016

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