Roman Castle Tour

  1. Roman Castle Tour by Transfersrome

Transfers Rome offers you a fantastic daily tour in the area of the Roman Castles, renowned for its landscapes, architectural beauties and for the excellent wines and gastronomic products. The private driver of our NCC company will wait for you in front of the hotel, at Ciampino Airport’s meeting point or at the Port of Civitavecchia, to take you in direction of the Colli Albani (South-East). Here stand the 15 villages that together form the famous area of the Roman Castles. Travelling on the Via Appia you’ll arrive in Castel Gandolfo, the place of the Popes’ summer stay. You’ll visit the town center, 426m above mean sea level and overlooking the beautiful Lake Albano. You’ll continue your tour passing Albano Laziale, the ancient Albalonga, that according to the tradition was founded by Ascanius, the son of Aeneas. From the windscreens of your limousine or private sedan you’ll be able to admire the Tower of Pompeo, placed at the entrance of the historical center. For lunch you’ll stop in the town of Ariccia, renowned for its “porchetta”. Other delicacies that you’ll be able to taste are olives, cheeses and the wines of the Castles, in particular of Marino, where every year the “Sagra dell’Uva” (the Grape Festival) takes place.
Admiring the lakes of Nemi and of Albano from the windscreens of your private car you’ll pass the green area of the Castles, to then arrive in Frascati, a renowned wine city. Here you’ll visit the seventeenth century Villa Aldobrandini or Belvedere, surrounded by a wonderful park. In the center of Frascati you’ll be able to have a teatime snack in the typical “fraschette” (fiaschetterie), before ending the tour with the return to the hotel in Rome, to Ciampino Airport or other destinations.

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