from/per person Rs 5,630
  • 6 hours

Description

Meet your guide in central Rome in the morning or afternoon (depending on option chosen). Then, travel into the surrounding countryside to the start of the Appian Way. Construction began on the road in 312 BC to link Rome to Apulia in southern Italy, and it soon became one of the most important roads in the Roman Republic.
On arrival, hop onto your electric bike (pedal bikes are available if you prefer) and head deeper into the countryside with your guide. Take in top attractions such as the thermal baths of Trajan and Caracella, the Aurelian Walls, the Circus of Maxentius, the Tomb of Caecilia Metella and the Park of the Caffarella. Enjoy panoramic views over rural Italy and listen as your guide sheds light on the many ancient sights you see.
Stop at the San Callisto catacombs — built in the 2nd century and named after the deacon St Callixtus — and explore the underground tunnels with your guide. Learn of their fascinating history and gain insight into ancient Roman burial traditions.
After cycling approximately 19 miles (30 km) along the Appian Way, travel back to central Rome to conclude your tour.


Inclusions

Guided visit of the Catacombs of S. Callisto (Except on Easter day - see Additional Info), Aperitif in Caffarella Park, Electric assist mountain bike or carbon mountain bike, Helmet, Rain coat (if necessary), Local guide


Exclusions

Hotel pickup and drop-off, Gratuities, Entry/Admission - Circus of Maxentius, Entry/Admission - Mausoleo di Cecilia Metella, Entry/Admission - Terme di Caracalla


Additional Information

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, Please note that the route of this tour includes some riding in the city (to reach the Ancient Appian Way Park, to connect it to the Aqueducts Park, and to return from it to the starting point)., On Wednesdays, the route includes a deviation, so the tour will be half an hour longer in 2020 (6,5 hours)., Infants aged 1-4 years travelling on a child seat (with load capacity of up to 55 lbs or 25 kg) come on the tour free of charge, For children aged 5-8 years a child extension (child streamliner) is provided, Children aged 9 and above can autonomously ride on an appropriately sized bike (e-bikes also available), We require all customers to wear a helmet (provided for free), You will cover an area of approximately 17 miles (27km), 70% of which takes place off-road. The difficulty level of this tour is intermediate., Are the tours safe? The answer is: Absolutely! The tours follow carefully planned routes which have limited access to traffic, and some have no traffic at all, meaning you are able to enjoy your ride around the city in total relaxation and safety and you won't have to worry about traffic, Minimum of 3 participants applies (total number of participants on tour). There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is only 1 or 2 passengers on the tour. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative for your tour or full refund., Please note: On Easter day the Catacombs are closed and so the 6-hour tour will not run., Not wheelchair accessible, Near public transportation, Infant seats available, Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level, This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund, This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers


Others

Location : Rome, Italy
City : Rome
Country : Italy
Departure Point : Central Rome
Return Details :

Returns to original departure point


Voucher Requirements : You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Voucher Option : VOUCHER_E
Duration : 6 hours


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