www.infoshops.it: discover the land of the Etruscans, just north of Rome.

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Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome: venue for the Etruschi exhibition (October 2008 - January 2009)

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The Etruscans were the first to discover the beneficial properties of the many hot springs found in the Tuscia area (just north of Rome). Nowadays you can still enjoy the waters at the Terme dei Papi and Terme Salus, Viterbo, or the Bullicame and San Sisto pools. Our Benessere & Relax packages offer you the chance to relax and enjoy the peaceful countryside and the excellent food, as well as recharging your batteries...


Banditaccia, Cerveteri



Cerveteri has the second largest necropolis in the world (second only to the Valley of the Kings in Egypt). Some 450 hectares (virtually the whole of the town) is dotted with archaeological sites. The most significant is the monumental necropolis of La Banditaccia, with around two thousand tombs crowded into just 12 hectares: a real “city of the dead”...
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Palazzo Vitelleschi, Tarquinia


Porta Romana, Tarquinia

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Tarquinia is famous for its exceptionally richly decorated Etruscan tombs at the Necropolis of Monterozzi and its excellent Etruscan Museum in Palazzo Vitelleschi. An area with 3,000 years of history: from the enigmatic ruins of ancient Civita overlooking the valley down to the sea, to the mediaeval town with its walls, alleys and towers...
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Grand Hotel Stigliano



 "Bagnarello" (Stigliano)

The thermal waters of Stigliano (36 – 58°C) still retain all the beneficial and healing properties the Etruscans knew so well and which the Roman writer Pliny the Elder described in his Naturalis Historia (1st Century AD). Known locally as Bagnarello, the spring is located inside a beautiful park a short distance from the hotel. The spa complex - Spa Termale “Il Bagnarello” - has recently undergone major renovation, with extensions to the original 18th century building...
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Lake Pellicone, Vulci



Civita, Vulci

On the border of Tuscany in a wild natural setting, Vulci is an important and unique Etruscan and Roman archaeological site. The mediaeval Badia Castle now houses a small museum, while a spectacularly beautiful bridge crosses the River Fiora far below...
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Il Parco di Veio


Parco di Veio, picnic area

The southernmost city of Etruria, the land of the Etruscans, Vejo was famous for its choroplastics, i.e. stone and terracotta sculptures used to decorate roofs. The most famous is the statue of Apollo of Veio, attributed to the only Etruscan artist whose name we know: Vulca. Remains of the town and necropolis are scattered across a wide area, perfect for taking it easy...
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Viterbo, Palazzo Priori

An incredibly charming and unspoilt city, with its squares, alleys, palaces, fountains, antique shops and craft workshops in the wonderful mediaeval quarter of San Pellegrino (13th Century). The local spas have been popular since Roman times: their sulphuric waters have been appreciated by emperors, kings, popes, writers, artists and poets, including Dante...
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