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Address: Piazza Trento, 5, 00019, Tivoli, Italy
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+39 0774 312070
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Tue - Thu 08:30 - 16:30
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Sat - Sun 08:30 - 16:30
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Started by architect and historian, Pirro Liggori in 1549, for Cardinal...

Started by architect and historian, Pirro Liggori in 1549, for Cardinal Ippolito dEste, this famous villa estate is one of the finest examples of Renaissance residence and garden architecture and design.

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Really nice place to visit - the gardens are just gorgeous and the fountains really neat!

We really enjoyed walking around the villa and the gardens. Our 14 year old daughter also enjoyed it very much. We heard the musical organ in one of the fountains at 12:30. The... read more

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Naples, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

We really enjoyed walking around the villa and the gardens. Our 14 year old daughter also enjoyed it very much. We heard the musical organ in one of the fountains at 12:30. The gardens are very well kept up and the fountains were really neat to see. We really liked the 100 fountains! We highly recommend a visit here. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not to be missed if you are ever in Rome, just a short trip away, how the other half used to live, stunning..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stunning gardens, waterfalls, fountains, statutes, villa and breathtaking views. Take a few hours, good shoes and lots of photos

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, this is a must see when visiting Rome. We had five days in Rome. I made sure to set aside one of those days for Villa d'Este. Thank you TripAdvisor contributors for your hints, they really came in handy! We did not take a tour as I didn't want to be constrained by time. We went on our own... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went from Rome to Tivoli by bus. Really easy, all you need to do is go by metro to station Ponte Mammolo (Metro B toward Rebibbia), and from there you can buy a ticket (ground floor - ticket booth) to take the bus straight to Tivoli. Villa d'Este is an amazing place to discover with a great view and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only negative aspect of the visit was the cold weather! Other than that it was incredibly beautiful and completely worth every second!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Villa and gardens should not be missed if you have the time. There are many tours out of Rome that provide transportation and good guides. I think parking would be a nightmare if you drove yourself.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did a day trip from Rome with the family. Very nice and interesting place. The train ride from Rome was quite nice as well through a very pretty countryside.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful villa! I really liked the big garden with the stunning fountain. Beautiful get away form busy Rome

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This villa is really great place for picnic especially in front of the largest fountain there, hahaha, suggest summer traveling as when we went there was winter time, no flower seen. Mountain view and sunset view were wonderful. 4:30pm there had music rang from the fountain. Good

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