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Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica

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The Parco dell'Appia Antica is a regional protected area gazzeted by regional law n°66 of November 10th 1988 "Institution of the Appia Antica regional suburban park". When the regional law n°29 was passed in 1997 the area of the Park was enlarged as...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Via Appia Antica, 60, 00178 Rome, Italy
+39 06 513 5316
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Via Appia was a Roman road that connected Rome to Brundisium (Brindisi), one of the most important ports of ancient Italy, a port from which trade routes for Greece and the East began. The Appia, considered by the Romans the queen viarum (queen of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Fernando F
Reviewed July 25, 2019

This was a large park marking the beginning of the Appian Way. It was pretty low key so there were not a lot of shops, signs or well marked buildings. However there was a lot of open space which was a nice break from the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

We had a personalized tour and we requested that our driver deposit us on one of the most scenic parts of the Appian Way. Thankfully, our guide explained how the original road was built and he showed us several locations along the way. I think...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank diannachayden
Reviewed June 30, 2019

Cutting to the chase, the Appian Way is worth spending an entire day of your Roman Holiday. There is so much to explore and so much natural beauty to enjoy that it would be a shame to rush through everything in a morning or afternoon....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank SuperTed19
Reviewed May 17, 2019

Before you go, take the time to secure your plan for return transportation. I kept telling my husband we wouldn't have trouble finding a cab. However, we ended up walking all the way back to the Colosseum. Yikes! The area is really lovely to explore....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

This is a wonderful place to hike or walk - just beware of mud after the rains! Many locals here walk dogs, bike and run through the park, which is huge.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank katherined158
Reviewed January 6, 2019

One of the unique things to do in Rome is to follow the Appian Way. It’s not so much the road itself that is an incredible site, instead what you’ll encounter along the route. With so many stops to make, it’s best to take advantage...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank bla68bla
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The Appian Way is one of the most illegally inhabited archeological sites out there. In other words, much of what you see when you first get there has been gated off into illegal estates, which is so disappointing. Therefore a lot of what you hit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Yak V
Reviewed June 17, 2018

So every guide I read mentions this as great thing to walk and visit. First day after we arrived, we walked from our place to here, expecting those great park from pictures. If you come after 17h, apparently everything along the way is closed, you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
6  Thank Igor P
Reviewed May 20, 2018

A place of relax and lots of activities to do. You can rent a bike to drive the ancient road in a fresh air. The smell of cedars, the voices of the birds and a quite - what can be better?

Date of experience: May 2018
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September 7, 2018|
Response from DaryaKiev | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I didn't visit all those places, I just walked by.
March 12, 2018|
Response from marcomessina83 | Property representative |
Sure, you can rent bikes at the main tourist information office where you will also get maps, information and locks to park your bikes outside the catacombs and other monuments, you can make reservation on the website... More
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Response from HarryCarson1973 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry nycdoyle it's now called city wonders