The Appian Way and Christian Catacombs tour

Experience the countryside surronding Rome and learn the history of the Ancient Appian way and the Christian Catacombs

KEY DETAILS

  • Duration: 3 hrs
  • Meeting point: Hotel
  • Type of tour: Private tour
  • Inclusions: Van with driver, English speaking guide

Tour description

This unique tour will give you the chance to get away from the bustling heart of the Eternal city to admire the countryside surrounding Rome and discover the fascinating history of the legendary Appian way.

Our English speaking guide and driver will show you the magnificent monuments along one of the most ancient roads in Rome, from the ancient Roman houses and tombs to Medieval sites.  

Among the sites that you will visit there is the tomb of Caecilia Metella, a lady belonging to a noble family, and the Baths of Caracalla, the largest bath complex ever built in Rome.

The tour also includes a visit to the mistic Catacombs, the ancient Christian cemetery were the worshippers used to find refuge from prosecution, bury their deads and celebrate God before Christianism became the official religion of the Roman Empire.

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