Via dei Condotti, Rome

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Antico Caffé Greco, Via dei Condotti, Rome

It follows the tract of previous Via Trinitatis laid out by Paul III in the 2nd half of the 16th century. It was longer than Via Condotti because reached Tiber. The name "condotti" derives from the conduits (=condotti) of an aqueduct Acqua Vergine, which Gregory XIII made a passage under this street.

In the 18th-19th centuries Via dei Condotti was an international center of Rome, with famous hotels, inns, restaurants and coffee-houses, visited by celebrated artists and writers of that epoch. Turning left down Via del Gambero from Via Condotti you can reach Piazza San Silvestro and Via del Corso.
Via dei Condotti
Caffe Greco, founded in 1760 at #86, survived till our days; its clients were Stendhal, Goethe, Schopenhauer, Gogol, Berlioz, Wagner, M.Twain and etc; it is decorated with the things and autographs belonged to these personalities. In the house #81 sojourned in 1831-1832 celebrated Italian poet Giacomo Leopardi, one of rare cases when a person didn't like Rome.

At present Via Condotti is the most elegant street of Rome with the shops of the most important fashion houses, golden and silver shops, galleries of art, free from traffic and always crowded with people. Its twin is London's Bond Street.

Via dei Condotti
Via Condotti,
00187, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Zone: Rione Campo Marzio (P.Spagna-P.Popolo-Pincio) (Roma centro)
Via dei Condotti is Shown By "Map E Zone" As "23"
Contact - Caffè Greco (Antico Caffé Greco)
Via Condotti, 86
Telephone: 0039 06 6791700
Fax: 0039 06 69788427

You can reach Via dei Condotti By the following Bus Station:
(Know before you go: Rome Bus stops, Bus Lines, Signs, Color, etc.)
Bus: 62-63-81-85-95-117-119-160-175-492-628-630-850-204 fest.
For Via dei Condotti Bus Stations: You may look nearby station of
Viale Trinità dei Monti

Closest Railway stations near Via dei Condotti:
STAZIONE FLAMINIO, Di Villa Ruffo (via), 1, 764 mt. away
STAZIONE TERMINI, Dei Cinquecento (piazza), 1, 821 mt. away
ROMAVITERBO EUCLIDE, Filippo Civinini (via), 1.1 km. away
ROMAPANTANO TERMINI LAZIALI, Giovanni Giolitti (via), 64, 1.1 km. away
STAZIONE SAN PIETRO, Della Stazione Di San Pietro (piazza), 1, 1.1 km. away
ROMAPANTANO S.BIBIANA, Giovanni Giolitti (via), 160, 1.3 km. away

Closest Tourist Information Points near Via dei Condotti:
Fontana di Trevi, Via Minghetti, 280 mt. away
Navona, Piazza delle Cinque Lune, 408 mt. away
Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Via Nazionale 194, 570 mt. away
Castel Sant'Angelo, Piazza Pia, 593 mt. away
Visitor Center Fori Imperiali, Via dei Fori Imperiali, 660 mt. away
Stazione Termini, Piazza dei Cinquecento, 791 mt. away
Santa Maria Maggiore, Via dell'Olmata, 795 mt. away
Trastevere, Piazza Sonnino, 810 mt. away
Stazione Termini, Via Giolitti 34, 986 mt. away

Getting To Via dei Condotti From Viale Trinità dei Monti:
Departure from roma scalinata della trinita' dei monti , 1
walk 100 meters
to roma via dei condotti , 1
distance covered (metres) 100 meters

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