in Province of Rome of Latium, Italy
- Leonardo Da Vinci (Fiumicino) International Airport (19 mi)
- Ciampino Airport (21 mi)
- Rieti Airport (34 mi)
- Latina Airport (45 mi)
- Frosinone Military Airport (55 mi)
- Perugia / San Egidio Airport (72 mi)
- Grosseto Airport (83 mi)
- Arezzo Airport (100 mi)
- Nápoli / Capodichino International Airport (127 mi)
- Pisa / San Giusto - Galileo Galilei International Airport (151 mi)
- Bologna / Borgo Panigale Airport (180 mi)
- Vatican City (Unesco heritage, 12 mi)
- Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura (Unesco heritage, 13 mi)
- Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia (Unesco heritage, 15 mi)
- Villa Adriana (Tivoli) (Unesco heritage, 21 mi)
- Villa d'Este, Tivoli (Unesco heritage, 22 mi)
- Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites (Unesco heritage, 70 mi)
- Historic Centre of the City of Pienza (Unesco heritage, 79 mi)
- Val d'Orcia (Unesco heritage, 82 mi)
- Historic Centre of Siena (Unesco heritage, 102 mi)
- Historic Centre of Urbino (Unesco heritage, 115 mi)
- Bioparco (zoo, (11 mi)
- Giardino Zoologico (zoo, (11 mi)
- Panorama dal Monte Cavo (observation point, (27 mi)
- Tuscolo (observation point, (24 mi)
- Il Fantastico Mondo del Fantastico (amusement park, (17 mi)
- Parcolido (amusement park, (24 mi)
- Eurpark Adventure (amusement park, (17 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 42.062 and 12.394 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 42° 3' 44" and E 12° 23' 39"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- Italian, German, French, Sardinian, Catalan, Corsican, Slovenian
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 01:29 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Europe/Rome
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:04 am and 5:44 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Formello in Province of Rome (Latium) with it's 5,143 residents is a town located in Italy about 13 mi (or 21 km) north-west of Rome, the country's capital place.
Time in Formello is now 01:29 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / Rome with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports nearby Formello, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Italy is Leonardo Da Vinci (Fiumicino) International Airport in a distance of 19 mi (or 31 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Vatican City in Vatican at a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km). The closest in Italy is Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia in a distance of 15 mi (or 19 km), South. We collected 7 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sacrofano, Campagnano di Roma, Magliano Romano, Anguillara Sabazia and Riano. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Castello della Castelluccia
Regal Park Hotel
Relais Il Postiglione Antica Posta Dei Chigi
Resort La Rocchetta
Hotel Tempio Di Apollo
La Meridiana Bed & Breakfast
Casa Nostra Signora Religious Guest House
Seven Hills Village
Veio Residence Resort
Videos from this area
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Uscita del 25 Aprile da Formello a Calcata
Uscita MTB Formello del 25 Aprile 2014, da Formello a Calcata passando per i sentieri della Macchia di Sacrofano e del Parco della Valle del Treja.
Giro del Lago di Martignano, Vallelunga e Campagnano Romano 29.06.2014
Giro domenicale del Lago di Martignano passando per Vallelunga e rientrando per il centro storico di Campagnano Romano.
Da Formello a Calcata con i bikers di Amo Sogno e Pedalo
Uscita in MTB da Formello a Calcata con i bikers di Amo Sogno e Pedalo. Riprese del road captain Gianni Voc. 24/04/2014.
Le indicazioni per le Rovine di Veio 03.08.2014
Le indicazioni di MTB Formello per le Rovine di Veio ad un gruppo di bikers provenienti da Capena (Roma) ...che sono ripartiti più confusi di prima!
Valli del Sorbo DH 05.10.2014
I test del nuovo single track DH del Veio Bike Park nel cuore delle Valli del Sorbo. http://www.mtbformello.it/veio-bike-park/
Nuovi Percorsi di MTB Formello
Attraverso i percorsi ottimizzati da MTB Formello. 03/11/2013 e 17/11/2013.
MTB Formello a Tolfa - Film trailer
MTB Formello in trasferta a Tolfa nella vecchia ferrovia. 13/10/2013.
Uscita del 1° maggio a Calcata 01.05.2014
Uscita del 1° Maggio del gruppo MTB Formello da Formello a Calcata.
Giro del monte Soratte e ascesa all'eremo di San Silvestro 01.06.2014
Da Formello a Sant'Oreste percorrendo i limiti della riserva naturale e la campagna a nord del Monte Soratte, salendo sino all'eremo di San Silvestro (quota 690 mslm) e riscendendo per le gallerie-...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Geography of Italy
Italy is located in southern Europe and comprises the long, boot-shaped Italian Peninsula, the land between the peninsula and the Alps, and some islands including Sicily and Sardinia. Corsica, although belonging to the Italian geographical region, has been a part of France since 1769. Its total area is 301,230 km, of which 294,020 km is land and 7,210 km is water . It lies between latitudes 35° and 48° N, and longitudes 6° and 19° E.
Battle of the Milvian Bridge
The Battle of the Milvian Bridge took place between the Roman Emperors Constantine I and Maxentius on 28 October 312. It takes its name from the Milvian Bridge, an important route over the Tiber. Constantine won the battle and started on the path that led him to end the Tetrarchy and become the sole ruler of the Roman Empire. Maxentius drowned in the Tiber during the battle.
Veii was, in ancient times, an important Etruscan city 16 km NNW of Rome, Italy; its site lies in Isola Farnese, a village of Municipio XX, an administrative subdivision of the comune of Rome in the Province of Rome. Many sites associated with Veii, which were in the city-state of Veii, are also located in Formello, another comune of the Province of Rome, immediately to the north. Formello is named after the drainage channels first created by the Veians.
Fidenae, or Fidenes, home of the Fidenates, was an ancient town of Latium, situated about 8 km north of Rome on the Via Salaria, which ran between Rome and the Tiber. As the Tiber was the border between Etruria and Latium, the left-bank settlement of Fidenae represented an extension of Etruscan presence into Latium.
The Stadio Olimpico is the main and largest sports facility of Rome, Italy. It is located within the Foro Italico sports complex on the north of the city. An asset of the Italian National Olympic Committee, the structure is intended primarily for football. It is the home stadium of Serie A clubs Lazio and Roma, the venue of the final Coppa Italia, the home venue of the Italian national rugby union team and Italy's national athletics stadium.
Italian Open (tennis)
The Rome Masters (officially named as Internazionali BNL d'Italia) is an annual tennis tournament held in Rome, Italy. It is the most prestigious red clay tennis tournament in the world after the French Open, with the men's competition being an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event on the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) tour, and the women's competition being a Premier 5 event on the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) tour. The two events were combined in 2011.
Battle of Veii
The Battle of Veii, also known as the Siege of Veii is a battle of ancient Rome, approximately dated at 396 BC. The main source about it is Livy's Ab Urbe Condita. The Romans were led by a dictator (in the Roman Republic, this was an emergency general rather than a tyrant) named Marcus Furius Camillus. Their opponent, the Etruscan city of Veii, a large city close to Rome had engaged the Romans in a long and inconclusive war during which it had often been under siege.
The Milvian (or Mulvian) Bridge is a bridge over the Tiber in northern Rome, Italy. It was an economically and strategically important bridge in the era of the Roman Empire and was the site of the famous Battle of Milvian Bridge.
Lake Martignano, is a small lake in Lazio, Italy 15 m. due N.N.W. of Rome, in an extinct crater or maar.
Portonaccio is an archaeological site located next to the west side of the plateau on which the ancient Etruscan city of Veio, north of Rome, Italy, was located. The site takes its name from the locality within the village of Isola Farnese, part of Municipio XX, city of Rome.
Prima Porta is a suburb of Rome located 12 kilometres north of its center along the Via Flaminia and just a kilometre outside of the Grande Raccordo Anulare highway. It is located on the right bank of the Tiber where the Via Tiberina leads away from the Via Flaminia and another road led off along the Cremera to Veii .
The Scots College (Rome)
The Scots College (or The Pontifical Scots College) in Rome is the main seminary for the training of men for the priesthood from the dioceses of the Roman Catholic Church in Scotland.
Villa of Livia
The Villa of Livia, near Rome, was probably part of Livia Drusilla's dowry brought to the Julio-Claudian dynasty. Its Latin name, Ad Gallinas Albas referred to its breed of white chickens, but it was also famous for its laurel grove, which wassaid by Suetonius to have auspiciously omened origins . The Villa was built and modified in four stages, the earliest of Republican date, the latest of the time of Constantine the Great.
Santa Chiara a Vigna Clara
Not to be confused with the church of Santa Chiara, Rome. Church of Saint Clare in Vigna Clara 250px Exterior of Santa Chiara a Vigna Clara.
ACI Vallelunga Circuit
The Autodromo Vallelunga Piero Taruffi is a racing circuit situated 20 miles north of Rome, Italy, near Vallelunga of Campagnano. Vallelunga was built as a sand 1.102 miles oval in 1959. From 1963 the circuit held the Rome Grand Prix, and in 1967 a new loop was added when the track became the property of the Automobile Club d'Italia (ACI). Further refurbishment was undertaken in 1971. The track is named for the famous Italian racing driver Piero Taruffi.
The Primavalle Fire (Rogo di Primavalle in Italian) was an arson which occurred in Rome on April 16, 1973, and which caused the death of two youngsters, children of neo-fascist MSI member Mario Mattei. The fire was caused by the far left autonomist group Potere Operaio, who, during the night, threw an inflammable substance on the door of the house of Mattei, in the quarter of Primavalle. Mattei was the local leader of Movimento Sociale Italiano, the Italian post-Fascist party.
Labaro is a suburb of Rome located 11 kilometres north of its center along the Via Flaminia, just outside of the Grande Raccordo Anulare highway, and adiacent to Prima Porta. It has a population of c. 16,000.
Primavalle is the 27th quarter of Rome. It is part of the Municipio XIX. The first edifices were built in 1938.
Cesano is a frazione of the comune of Rome, Italy. It is a small medieval burgh on the Via Cassia, located in the municipality's Municipio XX, 27 km from Rome proper. It occupies a 240 m hill surrounded by the Monti Sabatini, near the Lakes of Bracciano and Martignano. Cesano is home to the Infantry School of the Italian Army and of the Casaccia Research Center of ENEA. It is connected to Rome by the FR3 railway.
Palazzo della Farnesina
The Palazzo della Farnesina is an Italian government building located between Monte Mario and the Tiber River in the Foro Italico area in Rome, Italy. Designed in 1935, it has housed the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs since its completion in 1959.
Foro Italico, formerly Foro Mussolini, is a sports complex in Rome, Italy. It was built between 1928 and 1938 as the Foro Mussolini under the design of Enrico Del Debbio and, later, Luigi Moretti. Inspired by the Roman forums of the imperial age, its design is lauded as a preeminent masterpiece of Italian Fascist architecture instituted by Mussolini.
Stadio dei Marmi
Not to be confused with the football stadium in Carrara. The Stadio dei Marmi is a sport stadium in the Foro Italico, a sport complex in Rome, Italy. It was designed in the 1920s as a complement to the annexed Academy of Physical Education (now the seat of CONI, Italian Olympic Committee), to be used by its students for training. Originally designed by Enrico Del Debbio, construction was completed In 1928.
Stadio Olimpico del Nuoto
The Stadio Olimpico del Nuoto (Olympic Swimming Stadium) is an aquatics centre at the Foro Italico in Rome, Italy. Inaugurated in 1959, it was designed by the architects Enrico Del Debbio and Aniballe Vitellozzi to host the swimming, diving, water polo, and swimming portion of the modern pentathlon events for the 1960 Summer Olympics. The venue was refurbished to host the 1983 European Aquatics Championships, and reconfigured and expanded for the 1994 World Aquatics Championships .
San Francesco d'Assisi ad Acilia
The Church of Saint Francis of Assisi in Acilia (Italian: San Francesco d'Assisi ad Acilia, Latin: S. Francisci Assisiensis in Acilia) is a Roman Catholic titular church in Rome, built as a parish church. On 21 February 2001 Pope John Paul II granted it a titular church as a seat for Cardinals. The present Cardinal Priest of the Titulus San Francisci Assisiensis in Acilia is Wilfrid Fox Napier.
Colle Salario is an urban area of the Municipio IV of Rome, the capital of Italy. It is located in the zone of Castel Giubileo across the beltway Grande Raccordo Anulare.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Formello.
- Campagnano di Roma
- Magliano Romano
- Anguillara Sabazia
- Castelnuovo di Porto
- Mazzano Romano
- Calcata Nuova
- Rignano Flaminio
- Trevignano Romano
- Castel Sant'Elia
- Fiano Romano
- Civitella San Paolo
- Civita Castellana
- Tor Lupara
- Bassano Romano
- Ponzano Romano
- Oriolo Romano
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: