Velletri Tourism

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Velletri ([velˈleːtri]; Latin: Velitrae) is an Italian comune in the Metropolitan City of Rome, on the Alban Hills, in Lazio, central Italy. Neighbouring communes are Rocca di Papa, Lariano, Cisterna di Latina, Artena, Aprilia, Nemi, Genzano di Roma, Lanuvio. Its motto is: Est mihi libertas papalis et imperialis. Velletri was an ancient city of the Volsci tribe, and its status was influential in the time of King Ancus Marcius, enough to be on a par with Rome. It has been the site of two historical battles, in 1744 and 1849. In the Middle Ages, it was one of the few “free cities” in Lazio and central Italy. Today, Velletri is home to a circuit court and a prison, in addition to several colleges and high schools. It is the terminus of the Rome-Velletri railway, inaugurated by Pius IX in 1863, and is one of the centers which the Via Appia Nuova (modern Appian Way) passes through.


Home to pretty treasures, Velletri is Italy's best kept secret. The nearest major city to Velletri is Rome. Attractions in Rome include Colosseum, St Peters Basilica, Pantheon. Also, to reach Velletri, you'll have to take a flight to Rome; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Velletri*

  • Pollution Statistics in Velletri

    Know the pollution level of Velletri before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 83.33 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 66.67 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.5 (High)
  • Velletri: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Velletri for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Velletri.

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.75 (Moderate)
  • Living in Velletri - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 60.55 (High)
    • Pollution Index 69.25 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.8 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.39 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.42 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 112.08 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Velletri

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Velletri

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.92 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.87 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.32 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.42 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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