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Shady and peaceful park

This shady and peaceful park on the banks of the Tiber encircles Castel Sant' Angelo. It is a nice... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Shady spot for a picnic lunch

After discovering this park several years ago while wandering Rome we made a beeline to this park... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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19 Dec 2018
“Shady and peaceful park”
3 Aug 2018
“Shady spot for a picnic lunch”
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Piazza Adriana | Municipio I, quartiere Prati, Rome, Italy
Vatican / Borgo
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Reviewed 19 December 2018

This shady and peaceful park on the banks of the Tiber encircles Castel Sant' Angelo. It is a nice cool place to sit and relax after a day of sightseeing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nellielim
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This park is located along the Tiber River, close to Vatican City and home to Castel Sant’Angelo. Located within the park is a statue of Emperor Adriano and a monument to St. Catherine. You will also find between the park and the river a large...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 4 August 2018

After discovering this park several years ago while wandering Rome we made a beeline to this park with takeaway bakery items, to sit in the peace and quiet of the park under the shady canopy, eat our lunch and recharge before our visit to the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Most people would be unaware that there's a playground at the back of the Castle Sant Angelo which is a great break for kids who have been exploring the city and bored of sightseeing. Good swings, slide etc for toddlers to play on was very...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank adamontour
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stopped there after visiting the castle. We sat on a bench under the trees as did other couples and enjoyed a cool wind. We wanted to spend more time there but Roma was waiting for us. Have a look at the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Fcontrel
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This park is home to Castel Sant’Angelo and encircles the Castel. There is a statue of Hadrian located within the park, benches and amphitheater to sit on or in, but overall the park looks dirty and unkempt. There was quite a bit of trash lying...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Situated beneath Castel Sant'Angelo there is this lovely, quite spacious park. After being part of the madness around Vatican an other nearby tourist sites, this is a place to gather your thoughts and relax a bit. It looked like the park was popular with locals...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

Stopped by the park to rest and get a drink. I thought it would be more grand, but it appeared to be unkept and a little dirty. I would skip it if I went again. However, it was cooler because of the many trees. The...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank 860colleenc
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Enclosing the Castel Sant'Angelo on the northern side, is a shady and peaceful park to rest one's tired feet. There wasn't much people around since its after lunchtime and we saw some policemen on horseback patrolling the area. There are comfortable benches to sit.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank eTaka
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

After a long flight, we decided to walk around as soon as we arrived in Rome and came across the Parco Adriano. It was relaxing and although it was hot, by the time we got to the park the temperature has dropped and it cooled...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Vatican / Borgo
Frocked priests, colorful Swiss Guards, insistent
souvenir shop owners, flag-waving tour guides, and
pilgrims from around the world. This is the Vatican
and Borgo, Rome's most recognized neighbourhood which
acts as Vatican City's front yard. Aside from the
souvenir boutiques and a few food spots, the only
business conducted here is papal. In the daytime, the
tiny medieval sector bustles with holy activity, as
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