Rione Monti - a beatiful neighboorhood
Downtown Accommodation is located in The Rione
The Rione Monti (Monti district) is one of the best area to stay in Rome. The area forms part of the Centro Storico (City Centre), along with the Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps and Pantheon, all reachable in 15-20 minutes walk.
The best way to visit the district, a stone's throw from the Coliseum, is on foot. Monti is famous for its medieval narrow streets and its unforgettable views, all surrounded by buildings of every age, from the Roman Empire until the Baroque period.
The most famous monuments in this area are:
The Roman Forum
The Palatine Hill
The Mouse of the Truth
If you stay here you can reach all the monuments by foot and avoid public transportation. The area also offer great restaurants and shops.