This is a place where you need to stop for photos, with close approximate to nearly the major attractions of rome.
About Monumento a Vittorio Emanuele II
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While this is fondly...or not so fondly...referring to as the "wedding cake," it is really quite impressive. You can watch the changing of the guard before going inside to climb to the top, which gives a really impressive view of Rome.
this stands really high and is in superb condition, well worth a trip up the stairs, the statues are massive and impressive, the views from even half way up are amazing. There is a lift at the back to the top but they charge you...More
The Romans of course have mixed feelings on this one. It is such a cool structure but so close to the forum. What did they permanently destroy to build this. Sunset is a great time to visit. Be respectful of the unknown tomb. Ride to...More
A beautiful monument although I understand the locals do not like it as it doesn't fit in with the surrounding buildings. A nice walk around and views with a roof top terrace.
Entry to the monument is free. There is a panoramic viewing area at the top (accessed via a lift) which costs €7 for adults and €3.50 for children under 18. Payment is cash only. On previous visits to Rome I had only seen this monument...More
stop here anytime and enjoy the monumental feeling of a mankind ever build - you cannot avoid this place without to spending even hours just for taking fotos
To say its big is an understatement. Its HUGE. Be sure to take the elevator to the top to get a fantastic view of the Colosseum and Palentine hills that are not that far away. Highly recommended
This monument is beautiful - you go in at the bottom of the steps (free) after being told not to sit down on the steps or eat/drink on them. Then you climb up to the columns (a lot is steps....) and enjoy the views. There...More