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Ancient Appian Way: Electric Bike Tour with Catacombs

Ancient Appian Way: Electric Bike Tour with Catacombs

From US$ 127.96 per person

Explore the ancient Via Appia of Rome on an electric bike tour. Discover the old ruins and pristine beauty of the Appian Way Regional Park. Marvel at the monuments of the Imperial City and take in its unique atmosphere.

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  • Ride along the Appia Antica, one of Ancient Rome's most important roads
  • Discover Roman ruins and aqueducts
  • Tour through the countryside, far from the noise of the city
  • Visit the Catacombs of San Callisto
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Escape the hustle and bustle of central Rome on an e-bike tour of the ancient Via Appia. Travel along the old Roman road into the countryside and through woods and country lanes. Reach the Ancient Appian Way and travel past tombs and the ruins of an Imperial Palace. Along the way, your guide will point out interesting historical facts that will open your eyes to the Rome beyond the monuments. A visit to the Catacombs of San Callisto or San Sebastiano is included as well. See the Park of the Aqueducts and stop for a little break to cool down in the flowing water from the Aqueduct Felice. Before cycling back, admire the ruins of the archaeological site of Capo di Bove.
  • Catacombs of Rome guided tour
  • Access to Catacombs of Rome
  • Live tour guide
  • Transport for activity duration: Electric bike
  • Light lunch
  • Water
  • Coffee
  • Helmet
  • Child bike seat
  • Tag-along bike
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users

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      Location: Via Labicana 49 Via Labicana 49 From Metro Colosseum (10 to 15 minutes): At the main exit turn left, then walk straight, passing by the Colosseum. Continue following the street as it becomes Via Labicana. Continue walking for about 5 minutes. You will find the number 49 on the right side of the street. From Metro Manzoni (about 10 minutes): Walk down Viale Manzoni towards the Colosseum. Continue walking straight down the street, which turns into Via Labicana. You will find number 49 on the left side of the street.

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      What to bring

      • Comfortable shoes

      Know before you go

      • The length of the tour is 17 miles (27 kilometers), of which 70% will be off-road. The level of the activity is intermediate.
      • Children aged 1-4 years can attend on a child bike seat.
      • Child bike seats have a maximum weight limit of 55 lbs (25 kg).
      • For children aged 5-8 years old, a tag-along will be provided.
      • Children aged 9 and above can independently ride on an appropriately sized bike.
      • This tour involves some riding in the city.
      • On Wednesdays in 2020, the route will involve an unavoidable deviation. The tour will be 30 minutes longer.
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      4.9 /5

      based on 431 reviews

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      Très bonne journée avec notre guide Damiano! Les vélos à assistance électriques en excellent état permettent de profiter de la balade sans forcer. Déjeuner copieux et très sympathique. Explications de Damiano tout au long du chemin très interessantes. Nous recommandons très fortement cette activité pour les adultes comme les ados

      August 15, 2021


      Visite très agréable sur cette route qui est un très beau morceau d'histoire, avec notre guide à vélo très gentille et agréable qui nous a fait découvrir ce parcours magique sous un grand soleil! Le vélo électrique aide beaucoup également pour profiter pleinement de cette promenade dans l'histoire, moment très agréable , la vieille voie pavée ,

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      July 16, 2021


      Cette expérience n’avait pas fait l’unanimité des touristes le jour de notre réservation su bien que nous n’etions qu’a trois avec le guide. Nous avons passé une tres belle journée en compagnie d’Ambre, la balade a velo le long de la via Appia a été tres agréable que nous avons eu quasiment pour nous tous seuls. Un detour pour decouvrir les aqueducs les catacombes, une pause dej’ voila une experience originale et reussie ! Merci a eux

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      January 9, 2020

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      VA ID: 390355