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Reviewed 22 November 2018

This was the main street of ancient Rome and is still very well preserved. We had a glimpse of the past as we walked from the Colosseum towards Palatine Hill.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nellielim
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

This goes right through the heart of the forum. I’m sure it would have been busier then than it now (and that’s saying something!). It probably would have been better underfoot though - you need good footwear to go through the forum ruins.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 890RichardF
Reviewed 12 October 2018

I went on a tour today which included going on the Via Sacra or Sacred Road as it is in English. It was very impressive and is in great condition given how old the road it. It fits in perfectly with its surroundings.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ThomasUK1
Reviewed 23 August 2018

We walked the Via Sacra starting from the Colosseum side. At that point it slopes up towards the Palatine Hill, concealing what is to come. Reaching the top of the slope, the Forum suddently appears in front, along with the rest of the Via Sacra,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank VoyagerAimerSourire
Reviewed 29 June 2018

This small area of Rome is fascinating. It is the only place I have ever seen Catholic religious garments, chalices, priest vestments, and all the other religious artefacts on sale. For anyone from a Catholic background, seeing all these familiar items in stores with price...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Via Sacra is the historical walkway leading from the Forum to the Colosseum. The pathway is of cobble-stones and well preserved. There are lots of historical ruins for photo-taking. Recommended.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Ancient Roman ruins which we visited at the end of a guided tour including the Coliseum. Amazing preserrvation of the ruins

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank hem0116
Reviewed 19 March 2018

When walking from the Colosseum to the Forum, it is almost impossible to miss this path, the cobbled road is unmistakable Roman. No heels here ladies! To think people have walked this stretch for millennia is a little mind blowing and many tourist probably don't...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank daffystjob
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The Via Sacra is the historic walkway from the Forum to the Colosseum. The ancient stones are the historic walkways of the ancient Romans. It is an amazing site to be walking here next to modern Rome.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LollysLook
Reviewed 7 October 2017

The Via Sacra is the main road in the Roman Forum, leading from the Capitoline Hill right through to the Colosseum. On the way the visitor goes through some of the most important, wonderful and amazing structures, and you almost feel as if you can...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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