Hotels in Porta Portese Rome

    Porta Portese Rome Details

    This area, well known for its shopping, is a sure hit for those that are interested in historical artifacts as well as modern works of arts and even household items. There are also vendors selling clothing, jewelry and books, plus food vendors are found scattered throughout this huge open-air market. It is open every Sunday, and is a favorite browsing area for local residents as well as travelers.

    As the Porta Portese flea market runs along the Tiber River, there is also some amazing scenery to view. Just a short walk away from the flea market area is Trastevere Square and the famous Basilica Santa Maria. Just a short distance is the tram station, which will take you throughout the city. This easy access to public transportation makes the Porta Portese area very popular year round.

    Address: Via di Porta Portese, 00153 Roma, Italy

    Opened: 1940s

    Open Hours: 7:00 am - 1:00 pm; Sunday 6:30 am - 2:00pm

    Architect: Vincenzo Maculani