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Castle of the Holy Angel

(Castel Sant'Angelo)
Castle, Historic Site, and Museum
Prati, Roma
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  • Helena C.
    "Have a cappuccino at the bar with fantastic views over Vatican!"(12 Tips)
    Jono S.
    "Everything! Amazing view from the terrace, the statues were amazing!"(46 Tips)
    ✨#IamRomdelacrème✨
    "Appointed by Emperor Hadrian as a memorial for him & his family."(4 Tips)
    Lina A.
    "Beautiful monument, view & statues!"(5 Tips)
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  • Zineta E.
    Zineta Emini3 weeks ago
    This place is like a labyrinth, we spent too much time going in circles. Make sure you have a coffee at the bar overlooking Vatican, such an amazing view.
  • Yazmin C.
    Yazmin CoreaOctober 30
    Excelent scenic view!
  • Pelin A.
    Pelin AkpinarSeptember 23
    Great terrace to admire the views of the city. It was open till midnight and I've stayed for almost 2 hours. One of the best moments in Rome.
  • Julia K.
    Julia KryvomazSeptember 14
    Great view from any level! Highly recommended to go in and up! Not so many tourists are there
    Upvoted Nov 1
  • erica f.
    erica funkeSeptember 8
    Great view from the top. Wonderful little caffe up there too
  • erica f.
    erica funkeSeptember 8
    They take the roman pass. Super since to visit if you like this kind of historic places
  • Elliot C.
    Elliot ChanceAugust 26
    10€ entry for adults. A great 360 degree view of Rome from the top.
  • Expat In Bucharest
    There is a cafe serving drinks on the upper floor if you get tired or hot from the walking.
  • Jeanette M.
    This castle is such a great experience and the view from the top is spectacular :)
  • Sofia C.
    Wow beautiful
  • Erman A.
    Erman A.July 27
    Etkileyici...
  • G M.
    G MJuly 13
    Must go place in Italy
  • Emily B.
    Such an amazing place to visit! Please set aside 4 hours or more. It is also open until midnight and can be fun to explore in the dark!
  • Andrew S.
    Andrew SJune 29
    One of the best sites in Rome.
  • Domnule O.
    A big fort that used to serve as a way of protecting the pope. Fun fact: the pope had to walk there.
  • Laurenz L.
    Beautiful historic castle.. make sure to visit it at night for an amazing view in the dark aswell of the Vatican.
  • CF
    CFMay 12
    My Favourite castle so far
  • Michelle M.
    A confusing maze of a place but with good views at the top. If you're between 18-25 from the EU, its only 5 euro's entry instead of 10 but take ID.
  • Burya K.
    Spectacular view with a nice rooftop cafe.
  • Irmak A.
    Irmak AsiApril 3
    The Mausoleum of Hadrian, usually known as Castel Sant'Angelo is a towering cylindrical building in Parco Adriano, Rome,
  • Cyndie D.
    Do not miss it when in Rome, the view on the Tibre and the Chapel is splendid !
  • Aziz R.
    Aziz RevnakiMarch 19
    Gitmeseniz hicbisi kaybetmezsiniz
  • Filipciuc O.
    The most beautiful place...
  • Lina A.
    Lina AlghofailiJanuary 25
    Beautiful monument, view & statues! 🙏
  • Anna L.
    Anna LockhartJanuary 6
    A very long queue to enter, ticket office only takes cash, Archeologia and Capitolini cards are not valid here - Roma Pass only :(
  • المهره الصعبه ماهي لأي خيال
    Lovely castle. You need to reach to the top to see the amazing view 😍
  • Carl G.
    Carl GriffinDecember 9, 2015
    Best views are from across the bridge.
  • Buping W.
    Buping WangNovember 25, 2015
    Amazing sunset up at the top!
  • Ayomi M.
    Ayomi MichaelisNovember 17, 2015
    Amazing view. Enjoy the view of Basilica St Peter from the bridge before going to the castel.
  • Tomas N.
    Tomas NovotnyNovember 9, 2015
    Nice view from the top
  • Rbabo
    RbaboNovember 6, 2015
    There was an awesome view in this castle for the city 💕
  • Geraldine
    GeraldineOctober 11, 2015
    It look bigger in assassin's creed
  • Tarık Ö.
    Tarık ÖlmezOctober 8, 2015
    Emperor Hadrians gift to Humanity. Must see in Rome.
  • Eugene M.
    Eugene MatyushkinOctober 2, 2015
    Assassin's Creed 4ever ;)
  • Arun B.
    Arun Bhaskaran NairAugust 29, 2015
    Don't forget to check out the panoramic view of Rome from the highest level...
  • Chris P.
    Chris PhillipsAugust 29, 2015
    Great for children and adults alike. Fantastic views from the terrace and the café (overlooking the Vatican). Interesting to see how the Popes augmented Hadrian's mausoleum into the fortress it now is
  • Irene G.
    Irene GazpachoAugust 24, 2015
    Great views, the bar has from burgers to smoothies. Although we didn't dare to even look at the prices. I still don't know if the 15€ entrance was worth it.
  • Jono S.
    Jono StapleyAugust 23, 2015
    Everything! Amazing view from the terrace, the statues were amazing! And the different rooms were breathtaking
  • Mike V.
    Mike VoutsidisAugust 16, 2015
    Beautiful Castle!
  • Abu Aya a.
    Abu Aya aka KDAugust 8, 2015
    Castle in the middle of Rome a must visit for the views from the top
  • Suzana Z.
    Suzana ZevriJuly 12, 2015
    The view and the coffee bar
  • Muhannad F.
    Muhannad FahadJune 29, 2015
    The Castle of Sant' Angelo was very beautiful and the view of the river and the bridge from the top was amazing
  • Salvatore D.
    A nice museum and a great example of architecture with a nice set of scenic views over Rome.
  • ✨#IamRomdelacrème✨
    Appointed by Emperor Hadrian as a memorial for him & his family. Also known as "Castle of the Holy Angel." This used to be the tallest building in Rome and also used as a fortress and castle by popes.
  • Georgios K.
    Impessive structure
  • Vasek S.
    Vasek S.May 20, 2015
    Pay €7 for entrance to this castle and enjoy very interesting monuments inside and mainly the amazing view of Rome from the terrace of this castle...
  • Artemi M.
    Artemi MorningstarMay 16, 2015
    Great place, I loved my visit here, different than the usual Roman basilicas and ruins.
  • Félia T.
    Félia ThomasFebruary 23, 2015
    Just stunning. One of Rome's top attractions!
  • Merve D.
    Merve DFebruary 18, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    You can only get to the café inside the castle if you have a ticket for the museum. Which is quite silly actually.
  • James K.
    James KuangFebruary 18, 2015
    Great scenic 270 degrees views of the city up top. The walk up and around the elevated castle is worth it, but don't get too carried away taking photos, because each level brings an even better view.
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