Rocca Priora
in Province of Rome of Latium, Italy

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
41.766 and 12.766 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 41° 45' 57" and E 12° 45' 56"
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: 07:34 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/Rome
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:02 am and 5:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matarakau
References
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Touring Rocca Priora

Rocca Priora in Province of Rome (Latium) with it's 9,034 residents is a town located in Italy about 16 mi (or 25 km) south-east of Rome, the country's capital place.

Time in Rocca Priora is now 07:34 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / Rome with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports nearby Rocca Priora, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Italy is Ciampino Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Italy is Villa Adriana (Tivoli) in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), North. We collected 10 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: Montecompatri, Rocca di Papa, Nemi, San Cesareo and Colonna. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Villa Abbamer Hospitality and Culture

Address
4,3 mi
Via Anagnina 345
00046 Grottaferrata
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


Grand Hotel Villa Tuscolana

Address
4,8 mi
Via del Tuscolo km 1,5
00044 Frascati
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


L'Ottava

Address
4,7 mi
Via Frascati 58
00030 Colonna
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Colonna Hotel

Address
5,3 mi
Piazza del Gesu 12
00044 Frascati
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Bellavista

Address
5,3 mi
Piazza Roma 2
00044 Frascati
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Ristorante Hotel Squarciarelli

Address
4,4 mi
Via XXIV Maggio, 2
00046 Grottaferrata
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Nespolo D'Oro

Address
4,9 mi
Via G. Garibaldi 76
00040 Lariano
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel L'Ottava

Address
5,1 mi
Via Frascati Colonna 62
00040 Frascati
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Diana Park Hotel

Address
5,5 mi
Via Nemorense, 56
00040 Nemi
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Villa Robinia

Address
5,6 mi
Viale Fratelli Rosselli 19
00045 Genzano di Roma
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Ippovia del Vulcano Laziale & Percorso delle Fonti di Rocca Priora 7 Gennaio 2014

Published: January 09, 2015
Length: 35:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: A.C.S.D Pedali Selvaggi Mtb


Gran finale a Rocca Priora, Roma

Published: August 13, 2012
Length: 51:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nonsoloballando

Sagra della Bruschetta Rocca Priora, Roma. in compagnia dell'orchestra Gianpiero Marino & I Lavori In Corso.


Harlem shake Rocca Priora

Published: March 22, 2013
Length: 43:53 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: alessandro ceccarelli

Una squadra che deve salvarsi molto dispiaciuta hahaha.


rocca priora Fonte della Tegola

Published: October 30, 2013
Length: 16:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: grd1153

Passeggiata con gli Amici della Montagna.


MERIDIANA A ROCCA PRIORA SOLSTIZIO D'ESTATE

Published: July 19, 2011
Length: 20:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sandrotrial

MERIDIANA CHE SEGNA LE ORE PROIETTANDO IL SOLE INVECE CHE L'OMBRA,(CON UNO SPECCHIO SOPRA LO GNOMONE) PERCORSO DEL SOLE NEL SOLSTIZIO D'ESTATE SITA IN VIA ...


Sentiero Natura ROBUS _ Bosco del Cerquone - Rocca Priora.mpg

Published: January 18, 2013
Length: 26:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: LATIUM VOLCANO

Allestimento di un sentiero natura didattico nell'area S.I.C. del bosco del Cerquone nel comune di Rocca Priora. Il percorso è stato realizzato dalla Latium Volcano grazie ad un contributo...


Rocca Priora - Colonna 2-0 Campionato Giovanissimi Provinciali 1990

Published: July 11, 2012
Length: 43:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: gianpaolop

10-03-1990 Campionato Giovanissimi Provinciali 1990 Rocca Priora - Colonna 2-0 Marcatori: Brunone Pacini.


Rocca Priora in inverno

Published: June 12, 2013
Length: 32:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Juan José MALGARINI

Un giorno di neve e pioggia a Rocca Priora... Neve, grandine, vento... molto sugestivo.


Porzione di casa in Vendita da Privato - via Molara 19, Rocca Priora

Published: April 04, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Annunci Case Privati - ClickCase.it

Vedi tutti i dettagli dell'annuncio su ClickCase.it: http://www.clickcase.it/porzione-di-casa-in-vendita-rocca_priora-2795.html Descrizione annuncio: Da Privato. Porzione di villa bifamiliare...


Serie D, Gir.G (Lupa Castelli-Ostiamare): L'analisi post-gara di mister Chiappara

Published: March 21, 2015
Length: 23:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ostiamare calcio

Sfortunata sconfitta al Montefiore di Rocca Priora, contro la Lupa Castelli capolista per una grande Ostiamare che avanti con Massella, subisce il pari di La Cava e, poi in dieci, il 2 a 1...


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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.

Lake Nemi

Lake Nemi is a small circular volcanic lake in the Lazio region of Italy 30 km south of Rome, taking its name from Nemi, the largest town in the area, that overlooks it from a height.

Located at 41.7122, 12.7025 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castelli Romani, Volcanic calderas of Italy, Crater lakes, Lakes of Lazio, Sacred lakes

Alban Hills

The Alban Hills are the site of a quiescent volcanic complex in Italy, located 20 km southeast of Rome and about 24 kilometres north of Anzio. The dominant peak (but not the highest) is Monte Cavo at 950 m. There are two small calderas which contain lakes, Lago Albano and Lake Nemi. The rock of the hills is called Peperino (lapis albanus) a particular Tuff, a combination of ash and small rocks that is useful for construction, and provides a mineral-rich substrate for grape vines.

Located at 41.73, 12.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Roman Italy, Geographical, historical and cultural regions of Italy, Castelli Romani, Mountains of Lazio, Volcanoes of Italy

Tusculum

For other uses of Tusculum, see Tusculum (disambiguation). Tusculum is a ruined Roman city in the Alban Hills, in the Latium region of Italy.

Located at 41.7982, 12.7107 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Italy, Roman sites in Lazio, Roman towns and cities in Italy, Ancient Italian history, Former populated places in Italy, Latin cities, Ancient cities

Lake Albano

Lake Albano is a small volcanic crater lake in the Alban Hills of Lazio, at the foot of Monte Cavo, 20 kilometres southeast of Rome. Overlooking it is Castel Gandolfo, where the Pope has a palace. It was known to the Roman Empire as Albanus Lacus. In its vicinity stood Alba Longa. The lake is the deepest, about 170 m, in Lazio.

Located at 41.75, 12.665 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castelli Romani, 1960 Summer Olympic venues, Olympic canoeing venues, Olympic rowing venues, Lakes of Lazio, Volcanic calderas of Italy, Crater lakes

Colonna, City of Rome

Colonna is the III rione of Rome. Its logo is a silver column on a red background.

Located at 41.8333, 12.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rioni of Rome

Frascati Cathedral

Frascati Cathedral (Italian: Basilica Cattedrale di San Pietro Apostolo, Duomo di Frascati) is a Roman Catholic cathedral and minor basilica in Frascati, Italy. Dedicated to Saint Peter the Apostle, it is the seat of the Bishop of Frascati. Construction on the present building (the fifth cathedral of this see) began in 1598, to the designs of Ottaviano Nonni (best known as Mascherino). After twelve years, on June 29, 1610 the first Mass was celebrated.

Located at 41.8076, 12.6816 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Religious buildings completed in 1610, Religious buildings completed in 1700, Churches in Lazio, Cathedrals in Italy, Baroque architecture in Italy

Villa Mondragone

Villa Mondragone is a patrician villa originally in the territory of the Italian commune of Frascati, now in the territory of Monte Porzio Catone. It lies on a hill 416m above sea-level, in an area called, from its many castles and villas, Castelli Romani about 20 km southeast of Rome, near the ancient town of Tusculum.

Located at 41.8092, 12.6969 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Villas in Italy, Buildings and structures in Lazio, Province of Rome

Villa Falconieri

The Villa Falconieri is a villa in Frascati, Italy.

Located at 41.8072, 12.6895 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses in Italy, Buildings and structures in Lazio, Houses completed in 1546

Villa Vecchia

Villa Vecchia is a patrician villa near Frascati, Italy, in the territory of the commune of Monte Porzio Catone. In the villa's garden there is a long stretch of a well kept Roman road. It was founded in 1560 by the cardinal Giovanni Ricci of Montepulciano. Frascati is known for many such villas, such as the famous Villa Mondragone.

Located at 41.8138, 12.6935 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Villas in Italy, Buildings and structures in Lazio, Province of Rome

Villa Aldobrandini

The Villa Aldobrandini is a villa in Frascati, Italy, property of the Aldobrandini family. Also known as Belvedere for its charming location overlooking the whole valley up to Rome. Vatican prelate Alessandro Rufini built the original villa in 1550. Pope Clement VIII gave nephew Cardinal Pietro Aldobrandini the villa in 1598 as a reward for his negotiations he had undertaken with France which resulted in the peace treaty of 1595 and for his role in annexing Ferrara to the Papal States.

Located at 41.8034, 12.683 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Italian Renaissance gardens, Villas in Rome, Houses in Italy, Buildings and structures in Lazio, Gardens in Lazio, Landscape design history of Italy

Villa Rufinella

Villa Rufinella, also called Villa Tuscolana, is a villa in Frascati, Italy. Villa Rufinella is situated highest of the villas on the hill above the town of Frascati. It was built by Alessandro Ruffini, bishop of Melfi, in 1578, but during its history, the proprietors have made changes in different parts of it. In 1773 the villa became property of the pope. Architect Luigi Vanvitelli, commissioned by the Jesuits, gave the building its present appearance.

Located at 41.8033, 12.6898 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Lazio, 1578 establishments, Villas in Italy

Nemi ships

The Nemi Ships were ships built by the Roman emperor Caligula in the 1st century AD at Lake Nemi. Although the purpose of the ships is only speculated on, the larger ship was essentially an elaborate floating palace, which contained quantities of marble, mosaic floors, heating and plumbing such as baths among its amenities. Both ships featured technology long thought to be recent inventions.

Located at 41.7222, 12.7017 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ancient Roman ships, Ancient shipwrecks, Shipwrecks of Italy, Shipwrecks in lakes, Replica ships, Ships preserved in museums, Destroyed landmarks

Villa Lancellotti

Villa Lancellotti is a villa in Frascati, Italy, the nearest to the town centre. This villa was constructed in 1582 by Cardinal Bonanni. It was sold in 1617 to the banker Roberto Primo who constructed the 'teatro d'acqua' (water theatre) at the far end of the garden. The theatre is a direct copy of that at the nearby Villa Mondragone, for whom Primo acted as a banker. The clock, or 'orologio' was added in the nineteenth century while the villa was in the ownership of the Lancellotti family.

Located at 41.8065, 12.6833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1580s architecture, Villas in Italy, Buildings and structures in Lazio, Gardens in Lazio

Castelli Romani

The Castelli Romani ("Castles of Rome") is a group of communes in the province of Rome, Italy. They are located at short distance south-east to Rome, at the feet of the Alban Hills.

Located at 41.7519, 12.7308 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castelli Romani, Geography of Rome, History of Rome, Geographical, historical and cultural regions of Italy

Villa Sciarra

Not to be confused with the Villa Sciarra in Rome. The Villa Sciarra is a villa in Frascati, Italy. Also called Villa Bel Poggio, the Villa Sciarra was built in 1570 at the orders of Ottaviano Vestri. The portal gate of the gardens is to ascribe to Nicola Salvi. The main edifice of the villa was destroyed when Frascati was bombed by Americans on September 8, 1943. The gardens are now a public park.

Located at 41.8044, 12.673 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses in Italy

Villa Grazioli

Villa Grazioli is a villa in Frascati, Italy, now in Grottaferrata communal territory. It was built at the end of the 16th century by Cardinal Carafa, projected by architect Domenico Fontana. The villa was enlarged by the new property, the family Acquaviva of Aragon, of the House of Atri. In 1843 the Grazioli family bought the villa. In some rooms Agostino Ciampelli (1565-1630) pictured the villa with decoration works, the paintings show rural life and rustic scene.

Located at 41.7993, 12.6775 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Villas in Italy, Buildings and structures in Lazio, Province of Rome

Villa Sora

Villa Sora is a villa in Frascati, Italy. This villa was built at the end of 16th century by Giacomo Boncompagni, duke of Sora, natural son of Pope Gregory XIII. In the central hall there are painted fresco decorations of Cavalier D'Arpino(17th century). Frescos by Flemish artists are in two lodges, opposite the villa. The villa nowadays houses a school of the Salesians.

Located at 41.8107, 12.6699 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villas in Italy, Buildings and structures in Lazio, Province of Rome

Villa Muti

Villa Muti is a rather plain appearing villa (from the outside) in Frascati, Italy, now in the communal territory of Grottaferrata.

Located at 41.8017, 12.6726 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses in Italy, Buildings and structures in Lazio, 1580s architecture

Villa Parisi

Villa Parisi - Borghese is a villa in Frascati, now in Monte Porzio Catone municipal territory, Italy. It was built between 1604 and 1605 by Mons. Fernando Taverna. In 1615 it was acquired by Cardinal Scipione Borghese. Later a nymphaeum and the stately portal were built together villa's extension work on project of architect Girolamo Rainaldi. Camillo Borghese in 1729 promoted further renovations.

Located at 41.81, 12.691 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villas in Italy, Buildings and structures in Lazio, Province of Rome, 1600s architecture

ESA Centre for Earth Observation

The ESA Centre for Earth Observation (also known as the European Space Research Institute or ESRIN) is a research centre belonging to the European Space Agency (ESA), located in Frascati, Italy. It is dedicated to research involving earth observation data taken from satellites, among other specialised activities. The establishment currently hosts the European Space Agency's development team for the Vega launcher. There are four other ESA research centres located across Europe.

Located at 41.8269, 12.6741 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
European Space Agency, 1966 establishments in Italy

Villa Torlonia (Frascati)

The Villa Torlonia in Frascati is a villa belonging to the Torlonia family in Frascati, Italy. The land on which the villa was built originally belonged to the Abbey of Grottaferrata, which donated it in 1563 to Annibal Caro, who commissioned a small villa where he spent the last years of his life, translating the Aeneid. (In 1896, Prince Leopoldo Torlonia placed a memorial stone to remember this event.

Located at 41.8034, 12.6795 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villas in Italy, 1560s establishments, Buildings and structures in Lazio

Monte Cavo

Monte Cavo, or less occasionally, "Monte Albano," is the second highest mountain of the complex of the Alban Hills, near Rome, Italy. An old volcano extinguished around 10,000 years ago, it lies about 20 km from the sea, in the territory of the comune of Rocca di Papa. It is the dominant peak of the Alban Hills. The current name comes from Cabum, an Italic settlement existing on this mountain.

Located at 41.7167, 12.7167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Lazio, Ancient Roman geography, Ancient Italian history, Roman sites in Lazio, Archaeological sites in Italy

Albano Cathedral

Albano Cathedral (Italian: Duomo di Albano, Cattedrale di San Pancrazio) is a Roman Catholic cathedral in the city of Albano Laziale, in the province of Rome and the region of Lazio, Italy. It is the seat of the Suburbicarian Diocese of Albano. The present cathedral building was consecrated in 1721, but stands on the site of a much older basilica, dedicated to Saint John the Baptist, founded by Constantine the Great. Pope Leo III (d.

Located at 41.7306, 12.6581 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cathedrals in Italy, Churches in Lazio

Lago di Giulianello

Lago di Giulianello is a lake in the Province of Roma, Lazio, Italy. At an elevation of 235 m, its surface area is 0.12 km².

Located at 41.7, 12.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Lazio

Church of the Gesu (Frascati)

Church of the Gesu is a Roman Catholic church in Frascati, in the province of Rome, in Italy. The church was originally built in 1520. In 1554 the city began the construction of the present church, but did not complete it. In 1560 the Jesuits took possession of the site and completed it by 1597, calling it the church of the Annunciation of the Blessed Mary. In 1694 the Jesuits decided to expand the church and completed the new church by 1700.

Located at 41.8086, 12.6811 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Jesuit churches, Churches in Lazio

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Rocca Priora, ロッカ・プリオーラ