Battelli di Roma
The emperor Hadrian built the Ponte Sant’Angelo in 136 to provide an approach to his mausoleum, but it was Bernini who brought it to...
With its chunky round keep, this castle is an instantly recognisable landmark. Built as a mausoleum for the emperor Hadrian, it was...
Via dei Coronari
Named after the coronari (rosary-bead sellers) who used to work here, this elegant pedestrian street is famous for its antique shops. A...
A great little cafe-bar, tucked around the corner from Piazza Navona. It’s a funky, informal place popular with American students from...
Gelateria del Teatro
In a cute alleyway just off pedestrian Via dei Coronari, this lovely little gelateria offers around 40 flavours made from thoughtfully...
Battelli di Roma information
From April to October runs cruises along the Tiber. There's also a bus–boat combination tour (€35), and, on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, a dinner cruise (€58, 2¼ hours) and wine-bar cruise (€39, 2¼ hours). Tickets are available online or at the embarkation points on Molo Sant’Angelo and Isola Tiberina.