Castel Gandolfo enchants for the sober elegance of its historic center, for the blue waters in which it is mirrored and is world famous for being the summer residence of the Popes.
 
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Castel Gandolfo

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What to see in Castel Gandolfo

What to see nearby

Umberto Mastroianni Civic Museum
Umberto Mastroianni Civic Museum
The Museo Civico Umberto Mastroianni of Marino has its headquarters in Piazza Matteotti, inside the former medieval church of Santa Lucia.
Largo Jacopa de' Settesoli, Marino (RM)
2.34 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
Abbey of San Nilo
Abbey of San Nilo
The Abbey, also known with the name of Santa Maria di Grottaferrata and consecrated in 1024 by the Pope John XIX, hosts the Basilian religious who follow the byzantine rite, precisely of the Church of Constantinople.
Corso del Popolo, 128, Grottaferrata (RM)
4.30 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
Ad Decimum Catacombs
Ad Decimum Catacombs
The Ad Decimum Catacombs of Grottaferrata are among the most famous in the area for the excellent state of conservation.
Via Anagnina, 4, Grottaferrata (RM)
5.23 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
Papal fortress
Papal fortress
By the papal fortress of Rocca di Papa, at 753 meters of altitude, it enjoys one of the most vast panoramic view of the territory of the Castelli Romani, up to the sea.
Strada Comunale della Fortezza, , Rocca di Papa (RM)
5.29 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
Roman Ships' Museum
Roman Ships' Museum
The Roman Ships' Museum of Nemi on located on the shores of Lake Nemi, in Lazio.
Via del Tempio di Diana, 13, Nemi (RM)
5.34 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
Shrine of the Holy Crucifix
Shrine of the Holy Crucifix
The Sanctuary of the Holy Crucifix is located in the village of Nemi, in Lazio, inside the parco dei Castelli Romani
SP76A, 52, Nemi (RM)
6.53 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo

What to see within the province

The Convent and Pinacoteca of San Silvestro
The Convent and Pinacoteca of San Silvestro
The Convent of the Carmelite Fathers is placed outside of the village of Monte Compatri and constitutes an ideal retreat for the tranquility of nature and the silence that surrounds it.
Via San Silvestro, 563, Monte Compatri (RM)
9.35 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
Church of Santa Maria Assunta in Cielo
Church of Santa Maria Assunta in Cielo
By the will of Cardinal Scipione Borghese the church entitled to Our Lady of the Assumption, was built as of 1630 over a previous church dedicated to Saint Brigitte.
Piazza del Duomo, 16, Monte Compatri (RM)
9.93 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
Fortress Abbey
Fortress Abbey
The Fortress Abbey of Subiaco is located on the highest point of the village in the Lazio Region.
Rampa della Rocca, Subiaco (RM)
41.87 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Snow
Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Snow
The Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Snow of Rocca Priora, in Lazio, dates back to the XVI century.
Via degli Olmi, 6, Rocca Priora (RM)
10.39 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
The Castle of Santa Severa
The Castle of Santa Severa
Castle Santa Severa, is one of the most suggestive places of Lazio, near Rome.
Via del Castello, Santa Marinella (RM)
64.42 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo
Ad Decimum Catacombs
Ad Decimum Catacombs
The Ad Decimum Catacombs of Grottaferrata are among the most famous in the area for the excellent state of conservation.
Via Anagnina, 4, Grottaferrata (RM)
5.23 Kilometers from Castel Gandolfo

Other destinations nearby

Rocca di Papa
Rocca di Papa
The only one among the Castelli Romani that preserved its medieval layout, the picturesque Rocca di Papa is situated on the slopes of Monte Cavo.
Roma - 5.15 KM from Castel Gandolfo
Nemi
Nemi
Nemi is the smallest village of the Castelli Romani and is located in the center of the Colli Albani. Known for the cultivation of strawberries on the shores of Lake Nemi, the relative festival takes place every year on the first Sunday of June.
Roma - 5.96 KM from Castel Gandolfo
Lanuvio
Lanuvio
The Lanuvina tourist offer offers a rich calendar of popular and religious festivals, among which the Music Festival in June stands out. Another element of pride of this village of ancient origins is the Colli Lanuvini DOP wine
Roma - 9.24 KM from Castel Gandolfo
Monte Porzio Catone
Monte Porzio Catone
Monte Porzio Catone is reknown Città del Vino (city of wine), it could also be defined the City of Orchids and Nativity Scenes, for the two beautiful exhibitions successfully held every year.
Roma - 9.4 KM from Castel Gandolfo
Monte Compatri
Monte Compatri
The village of Monte Compatri rises on a tufa hill of volcanic origin and the cellars of the houses, dug in the tufa, form an intricate network of underground tunnels.
Roma - 9.81 KM from Castel Gandolfo
Rocca Priora
Rocca Priora
Rocca Priora, that up to the early twentieth century was the glacier of Rome, stands facing strategically on latin valley and offers still today atmospheres and mountain views.
Roma - 10.75 KM from Castel Gandolfo

NOTE: distances are set as the crow flies.

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