This tour is designed for those who want to enjoy a different Rome, far from the most touristic places, but still full of wonders, moving between sites in a comfortable and air-conditioned van with a small group of 8 people or less, so your experience is intimate and you will be guided by a local expert.Perhaps the most satisfying part of this car tour in Rome is the peace and tranquility that you will find in so many places and the awareness that you are travelling further and seeing more than the average visitor. So, if you want to see the “real Rome” and its true off-road gems, in comfort and with a local, take a ride with us! We would like to share our city with you, introducing you to Rome as a local.
This driving tour starts in a fascinating little corner of Rome , the Aventine Hill one the seven hills of Rome where we are going to discover one of the little secrets of the eternal city , the key hole ..
Next is a visit the Catacombs, a maze of underground Christian cemeteries dating to the 1st century, this is a unique experience to walk the eerie tunnels filled with empty tomb niches and beautiful frescoes.
Then we will go for a walk along the Appian Way ( Via Appia Antica) the most ancient road built by the Roman
This ancient road is where Spartacus and 6,000 of his followers were crucified, and where St. Peter had a vision of Christ as he left Rome in 64 A.D. You’ll go for a relaxing stroll on this peaceful road (which still retains many of its original paving stones!)
After we will drive around the ancient defensive walls of Rome dating back to the third century AD and still exists in large parts, see the ancient gates of the city and finally to reach another hidden gem , the pyramid of Caius Cestius … most travelers don’t know about the pyramids of Rome.
And finally we’ll end our tour on the top of the Janiculum Hill to enjoy a wonderful panorama view of the city.
Drop off at piazza campo de fiori.
Get an off-the-beaten-path Experience, Visiting difficult-to-access Sights