Civita di Bagnoregio and Orvieto – Private Day trip from Rome

Rome, Italy

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icon9 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 3 more
Overview

Escape from the hustle of life in Rome for a day to explore the towns of Orvieto and Civita di Bagnoregio in central Italy. In Orvieto, take in more than 3,000 years of history by following the ancient passageways, tunnels, stairs and hidden rooms. The site of the city is among the most dramatic in Europe. Then travel to Civita di Bagnoregio, which has been mostly deserted for the past several hundred years. Walk the streets and learn about its fascinating past. Rome hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Excellent value for money

Hotel pickup and drop-off
English-speaking, highly entertaining tour driver
Private transportation
All Fees and Taxes
Bottled water
Gratuities (at costumer's complete discretion)
Meals and Entrance fees

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We pickup and drop off all customers in Rome Hotel and Other

Departure Time

8:00 AM
After a morning hotel pickup in Rome, travel approximately 75 minutes north to the town of Orvieto, located on the flat summit of a large butte of volcanic tuff. Explore this gem of gothic architecture with more than 3,000 years of history. Roam its underground tunnels and passageways with a private guide and see some of its most popular sites, like the Pozzo di San Patrizio — or St. Patrick Well — built by architect-engineer Antonio da Sangallo.

Following a delicious lunch (own expense) and a glass of local wine (if desired), travel to the almost ghost town of Civita di Bagnoregio, accessible only by a foot bridge. Wander the narrow streets, where time has stood still for the past several hundred years and learn about the unique history of this fascination region. The English-speaking driver/guide will lead the tour and highlight various points of interest, returning to Rome at the end of the day.

The total time of the tour is approximately nine hours.
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Pozzo di San Patrizio
A Well built under Pope Clement VII, who sought refuge here during the Rome's sacking. This 203 feet deep well showcases double-spiral staircases for easier access to the water. Something you wouldn't want to miss on your private tour
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Duomo di Orvieto
Visit this gem of Gothic architecture
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Orvieto Underground
The underground city of Orvieto is so interesting! With its winding tunnels and Etruscan artifacts, this tour allows you to explore 3,000 years of history by following the ancient passageways, tunnels, stairs, and hidden rooms.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Civita di Bagnoregio
an almost deserted town accessible only by a foot bridge. With only 25-50 inhabitants, it mirrors a ghost town. Here, you can stroll the narrow streets, and marvel at the existence of a place where time stopped several hundred years ago. You will also be able to enjoy a visit to an ancient olive oil press, originally built by the Etruscans from this area. This tour will allow you to explore the unique history of this fascinating area.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

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