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Walk and relax

We did not rent any bikes we juat walked up and down Via Appia, admired the ruins and took in the... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
corinao825
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Arad, Romania
via mobile
An excellent place for a walk or bike ride

We visited via Appia Antica on my birthday, my choice of activity for the day. I was not... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
Valhalla525
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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2 Jun 2017
“Walk and relax ”
26 Nov 2016
“An excellent place for a walk or bike ride”
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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We did not rent any bikes we juat walked up and down Via Appia, admired the ruins and took in the spirit of the place. It's quiet, a blessing to go there after crowded and noisy Rome. You also get to see some very fancy...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank corinao825
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We visited via Appia Antica on my birthday, my choice of activity for the day. I was not disappointed! It was a pleasant walk through the countryside, and the historical value of the original road sections - as well as the old buildings, landmarks, and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

We hired two bicycles with kids seats and had a great day at Appia Antica. We cycled through the Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica until Cecilia Metella.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank vivianssz
Reviewed 13 November 2016

All the online reviews I read described this as a walk in the park, free of traffic on a Sunday. After a rip off 17.50 Euro taxi ride from central Rome, we spent 2.5 miles dodging cars, manic cyclists, joggers, power walkers and horse riders...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank georginams2016
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great historical site however be warned, from the direction of Rome it is all up hill so pretty hard work. Also on a Sunday it is not closed to traffic as per some of the literature. In fact you are dodging cars,...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 376philp
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

After the roads were closed down for a cycle tour, we finally took a taxi to get to the Parco della Caffarella in which this ancient road lies. What a wonderful place to go after the crowded masses of Rome. We hired a bicycle (@...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank MaudyStrens
Reviewed 8 September 2016

A lovely walk along an ancient route out of the eternal city, enjoy a coffee first and last at the little garden just by the big round monument then two or three miles of stroll along ancient stones passing modern gates keeping us away from...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank robert s
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Take the 118 or 660 bus to the San Sebastian catacombs. Hire a bike or walk away from Rome and the quiet interesting section of the road not towards Rome on the busy, scary bit! Take water with you but you can refill at lots...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Martyn L
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We had a brilliant few hours riding bikes on the Via Appia Antica. However, we found it very difficult to research the best way to plan how to get there, and what to do on our visit, despite extensive "Googling". I wasn't happy about taking...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Alan5UG
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

We cycled down via appia antica. Beautiful day with lots of sunshine. First 8 kilometers is like cycling in an open air museum. Amazing to see the original road. You can almost feel the old romans riding horseback towards Rome :-). Last 8 km is...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Jeroen H
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