Appian Way, Queen of Roads - Private Walking Tour
Discover the glory of Ancient Rome on this unforgettable tour, led by a historian along the oldest and most prestigious of Roman roads, the via Appia.
Start with the Baths of Caracalla, constructed in 221 CE along a stretch of the Appian Way. Here, you can witness the architectural brilliance and learn about the use of baths as a social and political tool for Roman citizens. As you stroll along the via Appia, notice the variety of temples, altars, arches, tombs, and other public structures on the sides of the road.
This will help you understand how the Roman elite expressed their social and political status. Conclude with a visit to either the Mausoleum of Cecilia Metella or the Circus of Maxentius.