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Rocca Paolina

Corso Vannucci | Piazza Italia, Perugia, Italy
+39 075 572 8440
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Corso Vannucci | Piazza Italia, Perugia, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful place with Christmas market inside. Fairytale atmosphere during the Christmas period. Recommended a guided tour.

Thank Elisabetta S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are planning to visit the center of Perugia is a place worth visiting. Beautiful medieval down town with Rocca Paolina full of atmosphere and charms. Specially during Xmas times the market hosted inside is absolutely charming and worth visiting. The location and the...More

Thank AlbiFranci
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Who doesn’t love to leisurely stroll through an underground palace slash city that is spotlessly clean, free and has escalators running through it. The signage and informative placards were done very well. We wished we were still here for the very large market that is...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Perugia is a breathtakingly beautiful city and this underground city adds to the majesty of the city. It was beautiful, interesting, and a welcome retreat from the hot, August sun.

Thank skigal79
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Ok, at first sight there is a huge tunnel below Perugia. It's important to know that Rocca Paolina was made by Pope Paolo III against perugini. He destroyed the palace of Baglioni family, to make his own castle and fortress. He saved Etruscan architecture, and...More

Thank Cecilia M
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This is a city below a city in Perugia. It is a very interesting site and you need to visit it when in Perugia

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Fascinating place under Piazza Italia. Many chambers and areas from different periods. A great video of the history of Perugia.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

There is not much that hasn’t been said about this, just go, amazing and fascinating, wandering through this city below a city. Plenty of written info or you can join a tour.

Thank RickyG48
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Incredibly interesting, spend an hour or so here and read about it's history, what a pope and his army can do

Thank cojotent
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Let your imagination run wild in the underground passages and rooms of the Rocca. We loved the little intro video that used the same walls as screens. It's a must see. The Rocca has left a lasting impression and certainly a highlight of our trip...More

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27 December 2017|
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Response from holavie | Reviewed this property |
just walk in it's free
19 December 2017|
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Response from holavie | Reviewed this property |
about an hour. but then I have young kids who got a bit stir crazy
5 September 2017|
Response from holavie | Reviewed this property |
if your bus is coming into pian massiano then the mini metro tram is right there. if you have any spare time Menchetti is there for lovely coffee and pastries