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Villa Romana del Casale

Strada Provinciale 90, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0935 684148
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
4 days ago
“Don't Miss This Attraction”
1 week ago
“Finest Roman mosaics in the world”
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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 today

Only 15 minutes by car, this archaeological site is a must to see for every history lover. The place is still in the restoration stage, but most of it is accessible to the public.

Thank casimir156
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lots of restoration going on here, but you can still get a great view into this once great villa. The mosaics are exquisite and many are remarkably well preserved. It's hard to imagine what kind of artists and craftsman existed at that time to create...More

Thank Alverda3
Reviewed 1 week ago

More than live up to the billing - astonishing they survived and are so impressive. Not to be missed

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent several hours here with Alessandro, our guide from Tours By Locals who was fantastic. The villa is an amazing look back into time and get a feel for what a grand home would be like. Most likely it was an imperial residence but...More

Thank wineandtravellover
Reviewed 1 week ago

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this villa contains a large numbers of well-preserved ancient Roman mosaics. They are colourful and beautiful, depicting many different scenes, such as hunting, fishing, mythological, animals and then there are the famous Bikini Girls. Worth a trip.

Thank Tinde_K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the complex with a tour group so we had a guide that was able to give us a detailed explanation of what we were seeing. Not sure it would have been the same experience without the guide. Important to get there early when it...More

Thank dhen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were driving from Etna to Agrigento and decided to take the long route to stop here. We were glad we did. The roman villa was quite large and the mosaics were unlike anything I have seen before. Amazing how much of the work has...More

Thank Tiffanie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really wanted to come here and see the villa and its mosaics. I wasn't disappointed in the least and would urge everyone who comes to Sicily to visit this amazing place. I won't repeat all the words from the other 5 star reviews as...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our way from Taormina to Cefalu we decide to give the Villa Romana del Casale a try. Very different from all the roman ruins and churches all over Italy. The mosaics are truly impressive, the signage at the Villa (in Italian and English) worthy...More

Thank c_and_p_CT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the villa on an organised tour and had the good fortune of having an excellent guide but the place speaks for itself - in volumes! The villa is surrounded by forested countryside so it is in a very quite spot which makes the...More

Thank Diana B
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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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rhodapatterson1
How far is this from Palermo?
9 September 2016|
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Response from nickyportugal | Reviewed this property |
150 kms if you use toll roads taking about 2 hours; 203 kms without using toll roads taking 3hrs 16 according to Google.
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LUCY M
I would like to know if you can hire an English speaking guide at the Villa Romana del Casale as quoted by Jaine C.
8 September 2016|
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Response from Platoinsingapore | Reviewed this property |
Yes that is possible
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