Highlights in Civitavecchia (Rome)

Highlights in Civitavecchia (Rome) during a Mediterranean cruise

Michelangelo Fort

  • fortress to defend the port
  • built on the remains of a Roman villa
  • dating from the 16th century
  • design was entrusted to Michelangelo

Address: Calata Cesare Laurenti, 00053 Civitavecchia RM

Website: http://www.civitavecchia.net/places-monuments.html#anc

The Taurine Baths

  • archeological site on top of a hill
  • 5 km (0,6 miles) away from Civitavecchia town center
  • also, known as Baths of Trajan
  • thermal complex of Roman Age

Address: Via Terme di Traiano, 00053 Civitavecchia RM

Website: http://www.prolococivitavecchia.com/

Ficoncella Thermal Baths

  • thermal complex of Roman Age at 4 km (2,5 miles) from Civitavecchia
  • ideal for a day of relax and wellness
  • total of 5 natural baths
  • the hottest bath reaches 60°C

Address: Str. della Ficoncella, 00053 Civitavecchia RM

Website: http://civitavecchia.portmobility.it/en/ficoncella-thermal-baths

The Sanctuary of The Madonna of Pantano

  • place for prayer and worship
  • about 7 km (4,3 miles) away from Civitavecchia
  • shrine containing plaster figure of the Virgin of Medjugorie
  • who is said weeping blood on 2nd February 1995

Address: s.n.c Borgo, Via Ugo Fontanatetta, 00053 Aurelia RM

Website: http://civitavecchia.portmobility.it/en/madonna-civitavecchia

The Old Town Center

  • Medieval district
  • piazza Leandra, piazza Saffi
  • old city walls
  • market, restaurants, bars, shops

Address: Piazza Leandra, 00053 Civitavecchia RM

Website: http://www.civitavecchia.net/places-monuments.html#anc