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Via del Corso, Rome

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Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Shopping
Remarkable for its straightness among so many meandering side streets, Via del Corso runs north and south through the historic center of Rome. In the 15th century, the road was a racetrack for riderless horses in the Roman Carnival. Today, tourists and locals frequent the ground-floor shops and cafes. The cafes spill out into the many piazzas that open up off the street, such as Piazza Venezia and Piazza Colonna. The northern part of the street is the more spacious and comfortable for walking. Further south, the sidewalks become narrower. Use our Rome trip builder app to visit Via del Corso on your trip to Rome, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • A very long shopping street with dozens of shops from all the leading brands. The street starts in Piazza Venezia and ends in Piazza del Popolo. Shopping lovers can spend at least half a day on this.....  more »
  • This is one of the important streets passing through the old city and many attractions can be seen on this street.  more »

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