Via Veneto is one of the most famous and expensive streets in Rome. The official name is via Vittorio Veneto. Federico Fellini's classic 1960 film La Dolce Vita was mostly centered around the Via Veneto area. This made the street famous in the 1960s–1970s and turned it into a center for upmarket cafes and shops.
Fellini and friends made this urbane avenue, with its abundance of tony outdoor cafés, famous. Today it is home to some of Rome's fanciest hotels. As you proceed down the Veneto, you will pass the imposing American Embassy on your left. Following a period of stagnation in the 1980s the street has now found a new life. Today some of Rome's best hotels are located there.
Via Veneto is home to the most expensive cafés, restaurants, hotels of Rome. Just near via veneto you will find TEATRO SISTINA which is one of the most famous theatres in rome : shows, concerts, theatrical performances are played here.