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Rome: Appian Way Catacombs and Aqueducts Private Bike Tour

Activity provider: Bicycl-e

Rome: Appian Way Catacombs and Aqueducts Private Bike Tour

Activity provider: Bicycl-e
Likely to sell out
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From US$ 72.84 per person

Discover the history of the oldest highway in Rome, Appia Antica. Aboard a comfortable regular bike or e-bike, you will explore the area's Roman antiquities, learning the stories behind them as you travel.

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, German, Italian, French
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Via Appia Antica on an e-bike
  • Discover fascinating stories of various important sites
  • Enjoy a unique experience among ancient Roman relics
Full description
Swap the hustle and bustle of the big city for a day in the countryside in this fantastic 3-hour or 5-hour electric bike tour. Your guide will be waiting for you at Lungotevere delle Armi 44, where this wonderful adventure will begin. Your route is Via Appia Antica (Appian Way), one of the most important access roads of the city of the Roman Empire. You can follow your guide through imposing aqueducts, including landmarks such as the Catacombs of San Callisto, and will also cross the Regional Park of Appia Antica. You have the option to take a 3-hour tour by electric or manual bicycle, or can instead opt to choose the 5-hour tour which also includes a visit to the Catacombs of San Callisto or San Sebastiano.
Includes
  • e-Bike or bike
  • Private local guide
  • Helmet cover
  • Lock
  • Entrance to the San Callisto or San Sebastiano Catacombs (if chosen)
  • Child seat or child bike extension (on request)
  • Refreshments
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People under 4 ft 6 in (140 cm)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • Infants aged 1-4 years traveling on a child seat (with a load capacity of up to 55 lbs or 25 kg) can join the tour free of charge
  • Children aged 5-8 years traveling on a child extension (child "streamliner") can join the tour free of charge
  • Children aged 9 and above can ride on an appropriately-sized bike independently (e-bikes also available from 140cm)
  • Free child seats for children up to 20 kilograms are available
  • You must be at least 140 centimeters to ride the e-bikes
  • For children on child seats or bike extension the Catacombs entrance ticket is not included
  • This tour is guaranteed in adverse weather
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 123 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.8/5

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This was a fantastic tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable, and kept us safe in some crazy traffic. We booked a 5 hour tour and he went a bit over the time to show us a few things out group had requested. One of the best things we did in Rome.

June 25, 2022

This bike ride was our highlight experience in Rome. It gave us such appreciation of the city from a far different point of view. Our guide adapted the ride to us and we went off the beaten track through parks that I would have never known existed. I don't just recommend this tour I think it is a must!!

June 17, 2022

I booked this experience with my partner in French. Philippe was our host and it was a really nice ride. What made it specifically fun was his knowledge about Rome and the history as we were riding. Lots of insights and we learned a lot. Philippe was a great host and made us feel at ease. We connected very well.

June 16, 2022

Product ID: 329546