Opened in 2014, Cinecittà World is an amusement park with a film and entertainment theme. The park is located just outside of Rome, on the site of a former movie studio owned by Agostino "Dino" De Laurentiis where classic movies likeBen-Hur were filmed. Visit to enjoy roller coasters, a waterpark, live entertainment, and more.
Cinecittà World is the brainchild of Cinecittà Studios, Italy’s most famous film studio, renowned for working with directors like Federico Fellini and Sergio Leone. The park’s many attractions are all have movie industry or Italian history themes. You can fly across Italy with Leonardo da Vinci, journey into the jungle like Indiana Jones, watch live shows that demonstrate special effect techniques, enjoy a movie while swimming, and ice skate in a winter wonderland.
Things to Know Before You Go
Park admission tickets give you access to all of the rides, attractions, and shows.
The park is wheelchair accessible, and wheelchairs can be rented on site.
Cinecittà World offers a wealth of amenities, from restaurants and cafes to lockers and rentable strollers.
Bring your bathing suit if you plan to visit the waterpark.
How to Get There
Cinecittà World is located in Castel Romano, 15 miles (25 km) outside of Rome. To reach the park via public transportation, take the Cotral buses (bus schedules vary, so check your route in advance). There is also a Cinecittà shuttle that runs to the park from the EUR Palasport metro station in Rome.
When to Get There
Cinecittà World is open from March through January on different days of the week, depending on the time of year; check the park schedule before planning a visit. During the summer months, the waterpark can be very busy, especially on the weekends.
Visit the Castel Romano Outlets
Just a short distance from the amusement park, you’ll find the Castel Romano Outlets, a shopping mall where visitors can buy goods made by over 150 big name Italian designers at discount prices. Shoppers can visit the mall on their own or join a guided tour that includes round-trip transportation from Rome.
- Ancient Ostia (Ostia Antica)
- Via Margutta
- Appian Way and Aurelian Walls (Via Appia Antica e Mure Aureliane)
- Ciampino International Airport (CIA)
- Villa of the Quintilii (Villa dei Quintili)
- Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls (Basilica di San Paolo Fuori le Mura)
- Circus of Maxentius (Circo di Massenzio)
- Castel Gandolfo
- Garbatella District (Quartiere Garbatella)
- Aqueduct Park (Parco degli Acquedotti)
- Piazzale Giuseppe Garibaldi