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Piazza Armerina

Piazza Armerina, 94015 Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0935 982111
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Private Tour Roman Villa in Piazza Armerina and Agrigento Valley of Temples
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This small town features the elaborate Villa Romana del Casale, the former home of a Roman Emperor.
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  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Piazza Armerina, 94015 Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0935 982111
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were on holiday and this town has beautiful spirit. It is a perfect place to stay to explore Sicily.

Thank tanja784
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy with lots of coach parties which they attempt to stagger so everyone gets a look at the mosaic floors. The villa is large and has several levels. The rooms give a real sense of what life was like. Our guide was very informative...More

1  Thank Alison B
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Nice little town near the Roman villa with useful shops and restaurants. There is a carrfour if you are self catering which is a superstore

Thank j1706g
Reviewed 12 October 2017

An amazingly well-preserved Imperial villa dating from 320-350 AD, which was built as a hunting lodge by a Roman patrician, and is home to some of the best preserved Roman mosaics. The spectacular mosaics show subjects such as Homeric escapades, mythological scenes and of course...More

1  Thank FamilyofthreeSydney
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Lovely town perched on a hill.....fabulous Cathedral with blue and white stuccoed interior...marvellous views of surrounding countryside...lots of narrow roads but there is free public parking within easy walking distance of the main town....

1  Thank olive c
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Totally loved our visit here just wish we had more rime to spend here. Allow plenty of time to walk the lanes to take in so many of the gorgeous buildings. Great many restaurants and cafes to partake the local foods.

Thank Sharon F
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

A lovely wee town with some cute narrow lanes and old buildings plus a fabulous Duomo (loved the blue and white interior). Just a shame that the locals treat the roads like a race track. Pedestrians need to be constantly alert for cars racing past...More

Thank Kiwidreamer
Reviewed 5 October 2017

After a difficult trip by car through the countryside (distances in Sicily do seem to have the same meaning as elsewhere), we got to Piazza Armerina late, so we missed the Villa del Casale, which was a pity. We wandered then through the town, which...More

1  Thank Giorgio G
Reviewed 27 September 2017

If you can brave the 3.5 hour bus ride across the arid plains and mountains of Sicily towards Pizza Armerina you will not be disappointed. This attraction has to be the 8th wonder of the world! For those who do not know, this is one...More

1  Thank baroquenroll
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This Roman villa was the highlight of a week exploring Sicily. There are fifty or sixty rooms of stunningly well-preserved mosaics. A landslide preserved them from destruction (a mini Pompeii). I have never witnessed a Roman mosaics on such a scale. It's a UNESCSO site.

1  Thank Bob H
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