in Province of Rome of Latium, Italy
- Ciampino Airport (22 mi)
- Leonardo Da Vinci (Fiumicino) International Airport (23 mi)
- Rieti Airport (30 mi)
- Latina Airport (46 mi)
- Frosinone Military Airport (54 mi)
- Perugia / San Egidio Airport (69 mi)
- Grosseto Airport (83 mi)
- Arezzo Airport (98 mi)
- Nápoli / Capodichino International Airport (127 mi)
- Pisa / San Giusto - Galileo Galilei International Airport (151 mi)
- Bologna / Borgo Panigale Airport (178 mi)
- Vatican City (Unesco heritage, 14 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, 15 mi)
- Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia (Unesco heritage, 19 mi)
- Villa Adriana (Tivoli) (Unesco heritage, 20 mi)
- Villa d'Este, Tivoli (Unesco heritage, 20 mi)
- Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites (Unesco heritage, 67 mi)
- Historic Centre of the City of Pienza (Unesco heritage, 78 mi)
- Val d'Orcia (Unesco heritage, 81 mi)
- Historic Centre of Siena (Unesco heritage, 101 mi)
- Historic Centre of Urbino (Unesco heritage, 112 mi)
- Bioparco (zoo, (13 mi)
- Giardino Zoologico (zoo, (13 mi)
- Tuscolo (observation point, (25 mi)
- Il Fantastico Mondo del Fantastico (amusement park, (17 mi)
- Acquario di Bolsena (zoo, (28 mi)
- Aquapiper (amusement park, (17 mi)
- Eurpark Adventure (amusement park, (19 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 42.105 and 12.448 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 42° 6' 16" and E 12° 26' 52"
- 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: 07:36 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 Geonames.org
Delve into Sacrofano
Sacrofano in Province of Rome (Latium) with it's 2,871 habitants is located in Italy about 15 mi (or 24 km) north of Rome, the country's capital town.
Current time in Sacrofano is now 07:36 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / Rome with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports close to Sacrofano, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Italy is Ciampino Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 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 14 mi (or 23 km). The closest in Italy is Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia in a distance of 19 mi (or 23 km), South. We encountered 7 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Magliano Romano, Castelnuovo di Porto, Riano, Formello and Morlupo. 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
Francalancia Country Resort
Relais Il Postiglione Antica Posta Dei Chigi
Hotel Tempio Di Apollo
Parco Santa Rita
La Meridiana Bed & Breakfast
Borgo dei Ferraresi
Al Casale del Veio
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Arresto di Carminati - Carminati's capture
La cattura di Massimo Carminati da parte dei Carabinieri del ROS presso Sacrofano, Roma. Carminati's capture by ROS Carabinieri near Sacrofano, Rome.
The Sisters Burrai Amore
Serata musicale a Sacrofano il 12 Luglio 2014 The Sisters Burrai presentano il brano inedito di Clarissa Burrai.
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.
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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 Aniene River is a 98 km river in Lazio, Italy. It originates in the mountains at Trevi nel Lazio and flows westward past Subiaco, Vicovaro, and Tivoli into the Tiber. In antiquity, most of the Roman aqueducts had their sources either at the Aniene or the streams flowing into it. Notable historic bridges across the river include the Ponte Nomentano, Ponte Salario and Ponte di San Francesco, all of which were originally fortified with towers.
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.
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.
Lucus Feroniae was an ancient sacred grove dedicated to the Sabine goddess Feronia. It was located in Etruria, across the ancient Via Tiberina, in what is now the territory of the modern commune of Capena, Lazio, next to the border with the neighbouring commune of Fiano Romano. It was visited both by Latins and Sabines even in the time of Tullus Hostilius and was plundered by Hannibal in 211 BCE.
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.
Salesian Pontifical University
The Salesian Pontifical University is a pontifical university in Italy run by the Salesian order. It has two campuses, one in Rome and one in Turin.
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.
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.
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.
Basilica di Sant'Elia
The Basilica di Sant'Elia is a basilica in Castel Sant'Elia, northern Latium, central Italy.
San Frumenzio ai Prati Fiscali
The Church of Saint Frumentius ai Prati Fiscali (Italian: San Frumenzio ai Prati Fiscali, Latin: S. Frumentii ad Prata Fiscalia) is a Roman Catholic titular church in Rome, built as a parish church. On 28 June 1988 Pope John Paul II granted it a titular church as a seat for Cardinals. The present Cardinal Priest of the Titulus San Frumentii ad Prata Fiscalia is Alexandre José Maria dos Santos.
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.
Rome Urbe Airport
Rome Urbe Airport is a small civilian airport in Rome, situated in the northern part of the city, between Via Salaria and the Tiber River, about 2.7 NM (5 km, 3,1 mi) inside the Greater Ring Road, the circular motorway around the city.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Sacrofano.
- Magliano Romano
- Castelnuovo di Porto
- Campagnano di Roma
- Rignano Flaminio
- Mazzano Romano
- Calcata Nuova
- Fiano Romano
- Civitella San Paolo
- Castel Sant'Elia
- Anguillara Sabazia
- Civita Castellana
- Ponzano Romano
- Tor Lupara
- Torrita Tiberina
- Trevignano Romano
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: