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Trevi Fountain

Featured in countless TV shows and films, the Trevi Fountain is one of the most easily recognizable Rome attractions. No Rome sightseeing trip is complete without making a wish at this beautiful, 18th-century masterpiece. So, why not enjoy the Trevi Fountain tours as part of your classic Roman itinerary? Get ready to toss a coin and change your fate at the most famous fountain in the world.

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Our tips for Trevi Fountain

Plan ahead. The Trevi Fountain draws visitors at all times of the day and even during the wee hours of the night. For a chance at a photograph without tourists in it, come just before sunrise.

Hello, again. If you really want to fully enjoy the Trevi Fountain, then you should probably visit it twice during your Rome tour - once during the day and once while it’s all lit up at night!

No Horseplay. Be careful while enjoying the Trevi Fountain. An ill-advised selfie that accidentally ends with you belly-flopping into the water can cost you hundreds of dollars in fines.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q: What is the best time to visit Trevi Fountain?

    The best time to visit Trevi Fountain is between April and May. You’ll experience less crowding than would during the summer and the days are definitely milder than the dog days of the summer months. Taking a Trevi Fountain trip during the winter means you’ll encounter fewer tourists. But there’s some risk that the Trevi Fountain could be partially obscured due to restorations and repairs.

  • Q: How do I get there?

    You can simply walk to Trevi Fountain after checking out the Spanish Steps as the distance between these two Rome attractions is less than a mile. Otherwise, you can take a taxi and get dropped off very close to the fountain. Alternatively, buses present a cost-effective, safe option. You can take Bus No. 71, 62, 85, or 160, all of which stop very close to Trevi Fountain. By Metro, you’ll need to take either the A or B line and the commuter trains that stop near the Trevi Fountain - FL2, FL4, FL5, and R.

  • Q: What does throwing a coin in the Trevi Fountain signify?

    The legend has that throwing a coin in the Trevi Fountain will ensure your return to Rome. As per another legend, throwing three coins will ensure that you will marry the person you want.

  • Q: Can one get into the Trevi Fountain?

    No, you can’t get into the Trevi Fountain and if you do, you will be levied a hefty fine of €500 so avoid all costs.

  • Q: Do you need a ticket to visit Trevi Fountain?

    No, you don’t need a ticket to visit Trevi Fountain. It is outdoors and accessible to everyone.

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