Orvieto is one of the most beautiful Italian cities, rich in history and monuments of great artistic and cultural value. The Rome to Orvieto transfer will let you reach this Italian city fast and safely, without giving up the comfort of traveling in an elegant private vehicle, sedan or limousine.
Orvieto is easily reachable from the near regions of Lazio and Tuscany. In fact, the city is situated close to the boundary between the Province of Terni, in Umbria, and the one of Viterbo in Lazio. To reach it with your Transfers Rome private driver, you will travel on the Autostrada del Sole (A1), that spans across the Italian peninsula from Naples to Milan. Leaving from Fiumicino Airport, the Port of Civitavecchia or any other starting point in Rome, in your luxury private car, limousine, mercedes or minivan, you will head toward north. You will pass through the Province of Viterbo, renowned for its evocative landscapes, which present a wide variety of sceneries: from the mounts of volcanic origin, Cimini and Volsini, to lakes, among which Lake Bolsena and Lake Vico, to plains lapped by the Tiber. The river, third in length in Italy, flows just across the boundary with Umbria. During the Transfers Rome to Orvieto there will be a quick break for a coffee in a roadside bar.
After having passed the town of Fiano Romano, you will see the high tuff cliff on top of which stands the town of Orte, surrounded by a bend of the Tiber. Following the famous waterway you will get closer to your destination: Orvieto. The Umbrian city is situated 325 meters above mean sea level, on the top of a dark tuff height, which dominates the valley where the rivers Paglia and Chiani flow, tributaries of the Tiber. The landscape is particularly evocative, especially during springtime, when the surrounding plains and hills get adorned with flowers and flourishing plants. At the end of the Rome to Orvieto transfer, going up to the top of the “Urbs Vetus”, the old city, you’ll be able to admire from your car window an enchanting scenery. The 13th and 14th centuries represented the height of the Umbrian city, which saw the birth of magnificent religious and civic buildings in its urban center. Witness of this unquestioned richness is the Cathedral of Orvieto, an architectural masterpiece in perfect Italian-Gothic style, that you’ll be able to admire once arrived at destination.
Our NCC (limousine service) company is available for transfers from Rome to Orvieto in any period of the year. Here we suggest some characteristic feasts and celebrations that you can join if you decide to visit the Umbrian city: the Festa della Palombella on the day of Pentecost, the Palio dell’Oca, held on the Sunday after Pentecost, and the Procession of the Corpus Domini, which commemorates the Miracle of Bolsena. We remind you that it’s also possible to book the Orvieto tour, which lets you visit this tourist destination and then go back to Rome, having at your disposal a vehicle and chauffeur for the whole travel time. The Rome to Orvieto transfer, instead, is intended just for the car journey from the Italian Capital to the Umbrian city.