An opportunity to leave metropolis and immerse yourself in the natural and artistic beauty of the small medieval villages outside Rome.
From Hotel 2.00/2.40 pm
From Agency 3.00 pm
Leaving Rome we drive by the ruins of the Baths of Caracalla and onto the Ancient Appian Way by the Chapel of “Domine Quo Vadis?”. This tour takes us along the ‘Road of the Lakes’ through one of the hilly areas of volcanic origin that characterize the outskirts of Rome, the Colli Albani with its many growing villages. Castelgandolfo on the shores of volcanic lake, where the Pope has his summer residence, Rocca di Papa and Grottaferrata, known for their culture, sights and gastronomic delicacies which include the traditional “porchetta”. Towards the northerly part of the Colli Albani, we reach Frascati popular with visitors both for its beauty and considerable wine production. Here we stop for a taste of local wine and to absorb the flavour of village life. Return to the vicinity of your hotel.
Length of the tour 3-4 hours.
No drop off at the hotels but stops at; Via Veneto, Piazza Barberini, Piazza Venezia, Piazza Cavour, Piazza della Repubblica, Termini Station and Terminal GLT
Runs: Monday and Saturday afternoons from April 1st to October 31st.
Entrance fees: €27.50 + €22.50
(special prices for our guests)