Rome, Italy Roman Evening Stroll City walk by Tara Anbudaiyan

Perfect for your first night in Rome, this magical evening tour will last 3-4 hours. Be enchanted with sweeping views of the city on this little known rooftop, watch the sunset through the dome of the magnificent Pantheon and complete your evening with an exceptional Roman meal.

 
Arrive at this destination by 6pm to begin your evening stroll. Find a glass elevator and pay the nominal fee to ascend to the Terazza delle Quadrighe, the rooftop of the Altare della Patria, with 360-degree views of the city. An ideal destination for your first night in Rome to view the entirety of the Roman Forum, St. Peters Basilica in the distance, and the buzz of the city as it begins to wake up for the evening. The Altare della Patria also known as the Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele II ("National Monument to Victor Emmanuel II") or Il Vittoriano, is a monument built in honour of Victor Emmanuel, the first king of a unified Italy, located in Rome, Italy. It occupies a site between the Piazza Venezia and the Capitoline Hill.

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After the 6:30pm closing time at the rooftop of the Altare della Patria, walk about ten minutes to reach the magnificent Pantheon to watch the sunset through the central dome. After it closes at 7:30pm, continue to wander through the Centro Historico neighborhood to reach your final destination of the evening, a lovely authentic Roman meal. Originally built in 27 BCE, by the Emperor Hadrian (AD 125-128), this ancient temple was built as a temple to all the gods of the Roman state but has served as a Christian church since the 7th century.

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After sunset at the Pantheon, stroll to nearby Enoteca Cul de Sac in Piazza Navona. Enjoy some vini from its exceptional wine list and stay for a delightful dinner. You'll be in the heart of the Centro Historica to enjoy the rest of the evening as you please. Buona sera!

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