CATACOMBS AND CIRCUS MAXIMUS TOUR AND HORSE-RIDE ON THE OLD APPIAN WAY
DURATION 4 HOURS
After exploring the mysterious Catacombs situated on the old Appian way, totalling some 150 kilometres of underground tunnels and galleries used as cemeteries by early Christians during roman persecutions, see the vast tracks of the Circus Maximus where 180 thousand inflamed spectators could fervently incite their favourite heroes to victory and view the sprawling Emperors' Palaces on Palatine Hill. Courageously dare placing your hand in the oldest “lie detector” in the world, the famous “Mouth of Truth” and then continue your walk to admire the well-preserved Temples of Hercules and of Portunus situated on the banks of the Tiber. Discover the most recent archaeological excavation site in Rome to visit the Portico D’Ottavia, Theatre of Marcellus and the nearby old Jewish Ghetto . Conclude your tour at the authentic spot of Julius Caesar’s assassination on the Ides of March, 44 B.C. and now refuge to thousands of street-cats.
HORSE RIDE IN ROME ANCIENT APPIAN WAY
Reaching a typical little Italian Ranch situated in the middle of the Archeological Park on the Old Appian Way, near the most interesting archeologically sites in the area, with the Tomb of Cecilia Metella, the Mausoleum of Romulus , the Circus of Maxentius and Caffarella Valley, begin your horse excursion crossing the beautiful roman countryside running along the Old Appian Way visit the historical site in the most natural way .Qualified guides will lead you through the excursion. We necessarily reserve the right of access to riding to persons considered not fit for this sport, even though our horses are so well trained and docile that they are suitable for children too.
At the end of the excursion a traditional glass of local wine will be offered .
Your guide will be delighted to pass-on good suggestions on restaurants, wine-bars and other useful information.
At your hotel or other agreed spot in Rome.
In the morning from 07.30 a.m. up to 11.00 a.m., or in the afternoon from 01.00 pm up to 04.00 p.m.
€ 5 per person
(Tour suitable for children)
RATES INCLUDE ONE HOUR HORSE RIDING
TOUR AVAILABLE ONLY IN LIMOUSINE OR MINIVAN
RATES PER PERSON WITH TRANSPORTATION CHOSEN INCLUDING GUIDE, HORSE-RIDING AND TAX
LIMOUSINE HAS UP TO 3 PASSENGERS PLUS GUIDE AND DRIVER
FOR MORE THAN 3 PASSENGERS A MINIVAN WILL BE USED
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