Best of the Catacombs and Appian Way Tour - Rome

Enjoy seeing the best of Rome’s catacombs and famous ancient road the Appian Way. A privately-led visit to some of the most poignant places in Rome’s history

Best of the Catacombs and Appian Way Tour-Rome

Highlights of the private best Catacombs tour and Appian Way include:

  • Find out how the masterminds of Ancient Rome ensured the vast city functioned perfectly
  • Go beyond the city walls to travel the beautiful tree-lined Appian Way, known as the ‘Queen of Roads’
  • Find out how and why most of Rome’s supplies travelled along this simple pathway
  • Hear about the technology devised to offer constant fresh water and create hygienic burial grounds hidden from view
  • See the remains of the famous aqueducts
  • Explore yet another aspect of the ancient Romans’ genius, including the mysterious underground tunnels of the catacombs
  • Enter the Catacombs of San Sebastiano or of San Callisto and the Tomb of Cecilia Metella

Tour Details

The finer details of the tour:

3 hours

Private transport from Rome; your own private guide and entry fees.

Excludes: Optional gratuities

Meeting Point

We’ll confirm the meeting point with you after booking.
If you would like a private transfer to the meeting point please choose the optional add-on.


Knees and shoulders must be covered to enter the churches! Travelling in hot weather? Don’t worry, you can drape a shawl over your shoulders.

If you enjoyed your tour and would like to give your guide a token of appreciation, tips are happily accepted. When asked, the office staff recommends whatever amount you feel comfortable with giving.

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Yes. ArtViva, The Original and Best Walking Tours is an ASTA registered company based in Florence, Italy, respecting national and international laws and regulations regarding tourism. (Chamber of Commerce Number 516411)

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