Rome Ancient Burial Grounds: Archeological Tour

Rome Ancient Burial Grounds: Archeological Tour

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Duration
1.5 hours
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1-way shared transfer to tomb, available only at hotels centrally located in the historical center.

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What You'll Do
  • Visit the largest Roman tomb ever discovered, dating back to 3rd century B.C.
  • Learn about the excavation process from a knowledgeable archaeological guide
  • Explore the rooms and underground areas of the ancient burial grounds
  • Discover the fascinating hidden city of Rome
Overview
Embark on a fascinating archeological tour, accompanied by a knowledgeable archeological guide, of the ancient Roman burial grounds near the Via Appia. Learn about the discoveries that led to the excavation, and the tales of the royals buried within.
What to Expect
Embark on an exciting tour of the world's largest Roman tomb, accompanied by a knowledgeable archeological guide, and discover a fascinating world of history.

Located near the Via Appia, the ancient burial ground belonged to one of the most ancient and famous patrician families of the Roman Republican Age, the Cornelii Scipiones. The tomb dates back to the 3rd century B.C. but was only discovered by chance in 1614, and further discoveries were made in 1780 by the owners the vineyard existing above the tomb.

Undertake a fascinating tour and learn about the important discoveries that led to the excavation of the burial ground, and the tales of the royals buried within them.
What's Included
  • Archaeological guide
  • Entrance tickets
What's Not Included
  • Transportation to/from the hotel (optional)
Meeting Point

Via Porta Latina, 10 (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
This tour is not suitable for wheelchairs or people with walking disabilities. Comfortable shoes are recommended.

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