How NOT to MISS YOUR SHIP in Civitavecchia

Buon giorno and welcome to Stefano’s RomeCabs, Rome’s leading company for Civitavecchia  Cruise Port Transfers and Cruise Port Tours.

Over the 15+ plus years we’ve witnessed many cruisers miss their ship from Civitavecchia for reasons beyond their control and they had NO options or alternatives.

 

Sure, cruisers are at risk of missing their ship if they rely completely on Public Transportation which can sometimes by not so reliable due to transportation strikes, slow schedule such as on Sundays or holidays, or simply missing the train going to Civitavecchia.  

 

However if they are in Rome, they still have options: taxis and private drivers can still help them get to the cruise ship quickly if they miss their train or there’s a public transportation strike they did not know about.
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However, this is NOT a 100% guaranteed Plan B option because on days of public transportation strikes taxis and private drivers are in such high demand that it can be extremely difficult to find one available!

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How NOT to MISS YOUR SHIP in Civitavecchia

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The most frequent reason cruisers miss their ship is because they booked their international flights arriving in Italy (Fiumicino Airport) on the SAME DAY as their cruise departure from Civitavecchia and had the misfortune of arriving in Italy too late to make it to their ship on time.

 

The most common reasons many cruisers miss their ship are:

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Missed connection flights

Flight delays for various reasons including weather and airplane malfunction

Lost luggage

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In case of lost luggage, many cruisers chose to depart on their cruise anyway without their luggage, and just purchase items on the ship or when their ship docked at different ports.  For some folks this was not possible as they had in their lost luggage important items such as medicine or personal items they could not do without on their cruise.

 

The costs of missing the cruise ship departure can include:

 

  • Taking the train –  if there is a train going to the next port of call your ship will dock at

  • Book a private driver to drive you to your next port of call if there are no trains going to that location

  • Book a same day flight to your ship’s next port of call if your ship departs from the Italian mainland and will dock on the island of Sicily or another country.

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Even if the risk is just that less than 1% of cruisers who plan their international flight to arrive on the same day as their ship departs MISS their ship….
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…do YOU want to be part of that  small 1% who missed their ship in Civitavecchia?

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How NOT to MISS YOUR SHIP in Civitavecchia – RomeCabs

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The simple solution to AVOID these costly and stressful problems that can occur on flights arriving in Italy on the same day of the cruise departure is:

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Book a flight to arrive at least the day before your ship departs from Civitavecchia.

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How NOT to MISS YOUR SHIP in Civitavecchia – ARRIVE ONE DAY EARLY

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By arriving in Italy at least the day before your cruise starts, you are not at risk of missing your ship departure  if you miss your flight or your flight is delayed. 

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And if your luggage is lost you still have some time for your luggage to reach you in Rome. It is much easier and less expensive to purchase necessities in Rome than on the ship or at other ports of call that may not have good shopping options. 

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If you have no choice but to fly into Italy on the SAME day as your Cruise Ship Departure, here are some helpful tips:

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  • Book an early morning flight arrival to allow you some extra leeway in case you experience flight delays into Rome’s airport

  • Book a flight with as few layovers as possible to reduce risks of missed connections and lost luggage

  • Book your flight with a reputable airline with high on time arrival rates.

  • Customize your luggage to make it easy for you to identify them, prevents other passengers from accidentally  picking up your luggage in error.

  • Make sure your airline tags your luggage for the correct destination, and keep the stub from your checked luggage with you.

  • Prepare for the possibility of luggage by carrying with you in your carryon case your important essentials such as medicine, extra set of undergarments and clothing items so you can continue your cruise if your luggage is lost or delayed past your ship departure time.

     

  • Book a PRIVATE TRANSFER from the Airport to Civitavecchia so you will be met by your private driver  who can wait for you if you experience delays at the airport for a much swifter, reliable, and safe transportation from the airport directly to your ship inside the cruise port.  When you don’t have a minute to lose,  a Private Transfer is the best option to consider.

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PRIVATE CIVITAVECCHIA TRANSFERS – with Stefano’s RomeCabs

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TIPS FOR FLIGHT DEPARTURES FROM CIVITAVECCHIA:

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PRIVATE CIVITAVECCHIA TRANSFERS - with Stefano's RomeCabs

PRIVATE CIVITAVECCHIA TRANSFERS – with Stefano’s RomeCabs

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If you are flying out of Italy on the same day your ship arrives back at Civitavecchia Port at the completion of your cruise, do not book your flight too early in the morning as you may risk missing your flight if you encounter any of the following unforeseen delays:

 

  • If your ship docks late

  • If disembarkation is slow

  • If you encounter traffic or other unforeseen delays on the way to the airport.

 

To be safe, always allow PLENTY of extra time to accommodate any unforeseen delays on the way to the airport.  

 

Usually flights booked to depart at earliest 11 AM or later,  are safe if you book a private driver service to take you to the airport.

 

If you are on a tight schedule to catch your ship or catch your flight,  the most secure way is to book a private driver / Private Transfer Service to make your transfer as smooth as possible, make the most of your time, and have an experienced local to assist you if you experience any difficulties.

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7 Reasons to Book Private Civitavecchia Transfers

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By car with a professional and experienced driver, travel time between FCO/ Fiumicino Airport and Civitavecchia Port is only about 1 hour with pier-side pick up  and drop off for optimal time saving convenience.

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CIVITAVECCHIA TRANSFERS with Stefano’s RomeCabs

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By train and public transport, it can take hours and duration of time can be unpredictable …If you are short on time or experience any unforeseen delays with your flight or cruise ship, you may risk arriving too late to your final destination.

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How the train ruined the Cruise for thousands of Civitavecchia Cruisers

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 Thank you very much for reading our travel blog How NOT to MISS YOUR SHIP in Civitavecchia

 

We invite you to please visit our website below for more information about our Civitavecchia Transfers, Pre Cruise Tours, Post Cruise Tours, and Shore Excursions.

 

We look forward to showing you beautiful places in Italy!

 

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What to Wear when visiting the Vatican?

 Buon giorno and welcome to Stefano’s RomeCabs, Rome’s leading company for Day Tours from Rome and Shore Excursions from Italy’s top cruise ports.
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We offer many Day Tours and Shore Excursions to Rome that include a visit to the Vatican (Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica).

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Many of travelers in Rome are not aware that the Vatican enforces a modesty dress code when visiting St Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel – both significant and sacred places.

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 NOTE:  The Vatican Museums do NOT have a dress code.

However, if you plan to ALSO visit the Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica while you are also visiting the Museums, please be sure to arrive prepared.

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So this leaves many travelers asking:  What to wear when visiting the Vatican?

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St Peter's Square - What to Wear when visiting the Vatican? - RomeCabs

St Peter’s Square – What to Wear when visiting the Vatican? – RomeCabs

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We included some important to know information below, as well as some helpful tips to visit churches in Italy that require a modesty dress code – this is especially  helpful during the summer months when travelers wear clothing that are not permissible.

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What to wear when visiting the Vatican?

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St Peter’s Basilica – What to Wear when visiting the Vatican? – RomeCabs

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The basic rule to follow for men, women and children when visiting the Vatican is: 

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Cover your shoulders

Cover your knees

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What is NOT permissible to wear at St Peter’s Basilica and Sistine Chapel:

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Tank Tops

Shorts

Miniskirts

Mini dresses

Beachwear that expose shoulders and knees

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What NOT to wear at Vatican? NO SHORTS NO TANK TOPS

What to wear at Vatican? NO SHORTS NO TANK TOPS

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What IS Permissible to wear at St Peter’s Basilica and Sistine Chapel:

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Shirts and blouses that cover the shoulders

Longer shorts that cover the knees

Capris pants

Shirts and Dresses that cover the knees

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What to Wear at the Vatican - COVER SHOULDERS, KNEES

What to Wear at the Vatican – COVER SHOULDERS, KNEES

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What happens if you are wearing clothing that is NOT permissible?

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If you are wearing clothing that is NOT permissible because your shoulders and knees are exposed, the guards at the entrance (especially at St Peter’s Basilica after your clear security and arrive at the basilica entrance) may NOT allow you to enter and you will need to leave. 

You may return once you attire complies with the dress code.

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What to wear at the Vatican – NO TANK TOPS, SHORTS, MINI DRESSES – Romecabs

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Traveling to Italy this summer? Don’t forget to bring THESE with you

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 TOO HOT to dress for church all day in the summer?

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Do you find it too hot to dress all day just for visiting a few churches while sightseeing in Italy?

You can prepare in advance and bring a few extra items with you in case your sightseeing takes you to a beautiful church that requires a modesty dress code

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MEN and BOYS:

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Convertible pants that with a simple zipper can turn long pants into shorts. Simply zip back the bottom leg to your shorts to visit churches.

If you are planning to wear a Tank Top, bring a light T-shirt with you in your day bag that you can quickly put on over your Tank Top to visit churches.

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WOMEN and GIRLS

Bring with you in your day bag  some light summer scarves that can double as a shawl to cover your shoulders, and a sarong to cover your legs.

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Summer evenings can be chilly in Italy, so having an extra T-Shirt and scarves to cover your shoulders can also keep you a bit warm so you can enjoy your day into the evening exploring the cities in Italy, and enjoy a nice dinner at an outside table (a MUST in Italy during the summer!)

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Thank you very much for reading our Travel Blog What to Wear when visiting the Vatican?

For more information about our Rome day tours and shore excursions from Civitavecchia, please visit our  Website below where you will find many exciting Rome tours with variety of itineraries to please different interests. 

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7 Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

Buon giorno and welcome to Stefano’s RomeCabs Travel Blog.

For more than 15 years we’ve taken tens of thousands of travelers vacationing in Rome on fun filled day trips and excursions to the amazing Roman countryside and beyond.

The Roman countryside area extends from Rome and beyond into the Lazio region that is filled with charming areas unique in their own ways culturally, historically and architecturally.

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In this blog we listed the 7 Must See countryside destinations near Rome that are also most frequently requested and booked by our clients.

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7 Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

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Cerveteri –  Banditaccia Etruscan Necropolis

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Before there were Romans and the Roman Empire, there was another ancient civilization that preceded them:  the Etruscans – an advanced pre-Roman civilization that dominated the central Italian peninsula that was called Etruria from around 9th century BC to 3rd Century BC when they were conquered by the growing Roman Republic.

Most of what we know about the Etruscans are what has been gathered from their cities of the dead: the Etruscan Necropoli.

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Tomb of Reliefs - Banditaccia Etruscan Necropolis

Tomb of Reliefs – Banditaccia Etruscan Necropolis (with RomeCabs)

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Cerveteri was once a large important Etruscan city state, however, what remains today is their huge 1,000 acre necropolis that spans across the entire Etruscan civilization from around 9th century BC to 3rd century BC with thousands of burial sites.

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Cerveteri Etruscan Necropolis - Countryside Destinations near Rome

Cerveteri Etruscan Necropolis – Countryside Destinations near Rome with RomeCabs

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* BOOK A TOUR WITH A VISIT TO  CERVETERI:   The Banditaccia Necropolis in Cerveteri is part of our Countryside Splendor Tour, and also part of the Ostia Antica and Cerveteri Tour offered by our sister company Stefano Rome Tours.
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Tarquinia  – Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis

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Tarquinia used to be another ancient Etruscan city state that carries the name of the famous Etruscan king Tarquinius Superbus.  

Today Tarquinia is a phenomenal Medieval city with large historic buildings, and enough Medieval towers to earn it the nickname: The San Gimignano of Lazio (due to the many towers that resemble the famous San Gimignano in Tuscany).

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TARQUINIA TOWERS - Countryside Destinations near Rome

TARQUINIA TOWERS – Countryside Destinations near Rome

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The National Museum in Tarquinia is dedicated to Etruscan artifacts discovered inside the tombs of the nearby necropolis that is completely unlike the necropolis in Cerveteri.

Just outside the city is the Monterozzi Necropolis that boasts the most unique ancient underground tombs in the world!

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Tomba delle Leonese  - Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis, Tarquinia (with RomeCabs)

Tomba delle Leonese – Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis, Tarquinia (with RomeCabs)

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What makes these 6th century BC tombs spectacular is that many of them are painted with incredibly vibrant and detailed frescoes that depict various aspects of the lives of these enigmatic Etruscan as they celebrate, feast, dance, play musical instruments, hunt, fish, play sports, and more.  

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Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis in Tarquinia - with RomeCabs

Tomb of the Jugglers- Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis in Tarquinia – with RomeCabs

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The tombs rotate to about a dozen or so open to visitors, with a flight of stairs that take you underground to a metal door with a glass window for viewing.  Press the button next to the door to turn on the light inside the tomb. Due to the fragility of the ancient frescoes, the tombs are sealed off and climate controlled so they can be preserved for as long as possible.

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Tomb of the Leopards - Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis

Tomb of the Leopards – Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis (with RomeCabs)

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* BOOK A TOUR WITH A VISIT TO TARQUINIA:  Tarquinia and Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis are featured in the ETRUSCAN MYSTERY TOUR offered by Stefano Rome Tours.

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Tuscania

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Tuscania (not to be confused with Tuscany) is a delightful ancient walled city whose origins dates back prior to the Etruscan civilization,  and evolved and grown over the centuries into the Medieval and Renaissance era that blessed it with the architectural charm we can admire today.

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Quiet street in Tuscania - Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

Quiet street in Tuscania – Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

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A terraced park will reward you with splendid panoramic of a majestic valley with soft rolling hills dotted with ruins of Medieval fortress walls and  two massive Medieval churches: San Pietro that rests on top where the ancient acropolis used to be, and Santa Maria Maggiore just below.

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San Pietro Church in Tuscania

San Pietro Church in Tuscania

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This could very well have been the enchanting view that inspired poets like D.H. Lawrence to write: “the most beautiful valley in all Italy, the Etruscan valley of Tuscania”.

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Tuscania's beautiful Etruscan Valley

Tuscania’s beautiful Etruscan Valley

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This quiet town with stunning historical architecture, medieval towers, delicious local cuisine, and breathtaking views is a hidden gem that merits to be discovered by appreciative travelers.

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* BOOK A TOUR WITH A VISIT TO TUSCANIA:  Tuscania is featured in the ETRUSCAN MYSTERY TOUR offered by Stefano Rome Tours.
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Sutri

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Sutri is another remarkable Medieval village that rests peacefully on a picturesque tuffa cliff.

Like Tuscania, Sutri’s roots also reach as far back as the Etruscan civilization when it was known as Sutrium.  The name derives from an ancient legend that has it Sutri was founded by the pagan god Saturn – whose name the Etruscans pronounced “Sutrinas”, adding interest to this otherwise curious ancient legend.

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Ancient Roman Amphetheater in Sutri

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Reminders of Sutri’s ancient is evident when you visit the Roman era elliptical amphitheater carved right into the Savorelli hill. Estimated to have been built between 2ne-1st Century BC,  the amphitheater could seat over 9,000 spectators.

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Etruscan rupestrian Necropolis in Sutri

Etruscan rupestrian Necropolis in Sutri

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Nearby is a rupestrian Etruscan necropolis with numerous surviving tombs carved into the vertical tuffa cliff that resemble large niches.

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Mithraeum converted into Church of Madonna del Parto

Pagan Mithraeum converted into Church of Madonna del Parto

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Also remarkable is a cave that was once pagan Mithraeum later converted into the Church of Madonna del Parto.

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* BOOK A TOUR WITH A VISIT TO  SUTRI:   Sutri is featured in the VITERBO, SUTRI AND CALCATA TOUR offered by Stefano Rome Tours.

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Calcata

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Calcata is a delightful tiny hilltop medieval countryside village that overlooks a steep river valley and is surrounded by dense forests.

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Calcata - Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

Calcata – Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

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Following an earthquake in early 1900’s the village was abandoned in the 1930’s when the cliff upon which the village stands was considered unstable and at risk of collapsing. However, by the 1960’s the village began to be repopulated by hippies and artists who sought to escape the negative aspects of city life, and squatted the empty stone buildings to create a simpler and creative life for themselves.

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Calcata - Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

Calcata – Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

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Eventually additional geological surveys confirmed the solidity of the cliff rendering the village safe for human occupancy, and thus many of the squatters purchased their homes. Soon a small community of artists began to thrive into an eclectic village that New York Times referred to as “ the grooviest village in Italy, home to a wacky community of about 100 artists, bohemians, aging hippies and New Age types”.

Here you can expect to find local artisan shops, cozy cafes, small vegan restaurants, pubs, and bakeries.

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* BOOK A TOUR WITH A VISIT TO  CALCATA: Calcata is featured in the VITERBO, SUTRI AND CALCATA TOUR offered by Stefano Rome Tours.

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Fumone

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Fumone is a haunting medieval village strategically situated on top of a conical hill overlooking the rustic region of Ciociaria.  The town’s unique vantage point has given it the important function of overseeing the territory in case of invasions and enemy attacks during the medieval ages.  Smoke signals were sent to warn neighboring establishments of pending attacks. Rightfully, the name Fumone means “big smoke”. An ancient saying went: “When Fumone smokes, the region trembles”.

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Fumone - Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

Fumone – Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome

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The tiny village of Fumone is dominated by Castello Fumone –  a castle that is considered by locals to be haunted by ghostly presences due to its brutal history.  This could possibly be one of the creepiest castles you can visit in Italy!

In 1295 Pope Boniface VIII imprisoned the previous Pope Celestine V who abdicated his papal throne out of fear that Celestine might reconsider and reclaim his papal position.   Celestine was kept prisoner in a tiny cell inside the castle where he later died. When visiting the castle you can also see this very cell where one pope imprisoned another.

In the late 17th century the castle became property of the Longhi marquises whose descendants are still the current owners of the castle.  The castle is also said to be haunted by a dark event that took place in the Longhi family in the 1800’s when the sole son died under mysterious circumstances when he was a small boy.  The grieving mother had the boy embalmed and kept him in a glass coffin which you can see upon visiting the castle.

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The haunting village of Fumone

The haunting village of Fumone

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If you’re also looking for Halloween theme tour from Rome, keep Fumone in mind…. Better yet, book an overnight stay inside the haunted castle!

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* BOOK A TOUR WITH A VISIT TO FUMONE:  Fumone is featured in the LEGENDS AND CASTLES TOUR  offered by Stefano Rome Tours

Castello fumone

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Bomarzo Monster Park

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Near the town of Bomarzo tucked away in the heart of the Sacred Wood is a magnificent park filled with riveting yet sometimes grotesque sculptures that appear to blend into the woodsy surroundings, waiting to surprise you at each turn.
This unique Manieristic park was commissioned by Pier Francesco “Vicino” Orsini who was a great military leader and patron of the arts of the 16th century.  

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Bomarzo Monster Park - Secret Italian Destinations with RomeCabs

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This goal of this shocking creation was not to represent the good in the world, but perhaps a result of his life’s unfortunate tragedies.  Orsini was a brave general who fought in a horrible war during which his close friend was killed, and as soon as he returned home after years of being held as a war prisoner in Germany, his beloved wife passed away.

As you stroll through this mythical Monster Park you will come across many surprising moss covered stone creatures including an enormous monstrous head with its mouth wide open in a scream – large enough to enter and sit at the table placed inside the monster’s head –  true to the inscription: all reason departs.

Not to be missed is the leaning house with tilted floors that will leave you feeling a bit off balance and perhaps even a little queasy –  definitely not a house one could live in!

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Bomarzo Park - Secret Italian Destinations with RomeCabs

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* BOOK A TOUR WITH A VISIT TO BOMARZO PARK:  Bomarzo Park is part of the MONSTERS AND MYTHS TOUR offered by Stefano Rome Tours.
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Alatri

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Alatri is quite a unique mountain town also in the heart of rural Ciociaria region. Alatri flourished during the Medieval period, and it’s still a perfectly maintained medieval village that will impress you with with its beautiful architecture that line quiet streets that invite you for a stroll.

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ALATRI - Secret Italian Destinations with RomeCabs

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The town itself that has been in existence since 2nd millennium BC as an ancient Italic tribe of the Hernici and known as Aletrium. Notice how the modern names of so many Italian towns resemble their ancient names from more than 2,500 years ago!

Alatri is particularly fascinating for its jaw dropping megalithic fortification walls made up of large polygonal blocks of limestone perfectly jointed without use of cement or any binding materials. You can’t even pass a sheet of paper through the joints.

Centuries ago, it was believed that Cyclops built those walls as the daunting task was thought only giants could achieve.

You can see these well preserved megalithic polygonal walls, as well as two ancient entry doors (Porta Maggiore and Porta Minore) on top of the town which was originally the acropolis.

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Alatri Polygonal Walls

Alatri Polygonal Walls

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The current cathedral was built on top of ancient pagan temples.

From the acropolis you can catch stunning views of the faraway Ernici mountains and the picturesque fertile valleys below.

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* BOOK A TOUR WITH A VISIT TO ALATRI:  Alatri is featured the LEGENDS AND CASTLES TOUR  offered by Stefano Rome Tours

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We hope you enjoyed this journey to the 7 Secret Italian Countryside Destinations near Rome.  

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If you wish to book any tours that include these wonderful places and experience them for yourself, please visit our website  as well as our sister company Stefano Rome Tours for complete tour information and itineraries.

Some of the destinations are also possible to achieve as Shore Excursions from Civitavecchia if you will be cruising to Italy.

Thank you very much and we look forward to showing you beautiful places in Italy!

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Top Destination Tours with Stefano's RomeCabs

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Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle – Photo and Video Tour

 

Buon giorno, and welcome to Stefano’s RomeCabs travel blog.

Bracciano Castle (its official name is Orsini-Odescalchi Castle, named after the previous two main owners of the castle) is located in the historic town of Bracciano.

The castle looms over the pristine Lake Bracciano, which is one of the most popular destinations in the Roman countryside for visitors, cruisers, and locals alike.

Bracciano Castle is also offered on our Countryside Splendor Day Tour from Rome and Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia, as well as our popular Pre Cruise Countryside tour.

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Have you considered visiting Bracciano Castle during your stay in Rome, or on your shore excursion from Civitavecchia?

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We included a photo and video tour of Bracciano Castle to offer you a taste of this majestic castle.

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Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle – Photo and Video Tour

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Bracciano Castle is a forbidding example of medieval  and Renaissance era military residential castle, and it’s also one of the best preserved feudal castles in Europe!

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Bracciano Castle - with RomeCabs

Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle – with RomeCabs

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Bracciano Castle overlooks pristine volcano created Lake Bracciano, the second largest lake in the region, and one of Italy’s most important lakes.

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Bracciano Lake view from Orsini-Odescalchi Bracciano Castle

Bracciano Lake view from Orsini-Odescalchi Bracciano Castle

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When you visit, you can see for yourself how a Medieval – Renaissance castle was built, how the rooms were divided, and how they kept these grandiose staterooms warm and lit.

For example, there are no corridors or doors that separate each room.  Each room leads into the next room, as if you are walking through train cars.

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Bracciano Castle - with RomeCabs

“Busts of the Twelve Caesars” Roome – Bracciano Castle – with RomeCabs

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Large windows allows in daylight, the main source of natural light inside castles.

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“SCIENCE HALL” – Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle – with RomeCabs

 

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Each room has its own large fireplace, as this was the sole method of indoor heating.

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Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle - with RomeCabs

“UMBERTO HALL” – Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle – with RomeCabs

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Beds were built with canopies. Thick drapes pulled shut would offer both warmth at night, and privacy (due to lack of doors separating each room).

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Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle - with RomeCabs

“ISABELLA ROOM” – Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle – with RomeCabs

 

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There were no indoor bathrooms in the Medieval and Renaissance castles as there are in modern day homes.   

Usually a chamber pot, or a latrine throne  (as the far left wooden structure in the photo below in the Gothic Hall) was used at night and in the morning. The chamber pots and latrines were later cleaned by the chambermaids.

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“GOTHIC HALL” – Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle – with RomeCabs

 

There is also a hall specially designated to armament of the era of Knights fighting in heavy armor defended by shields, and using swords and lances as weapons against enemies in battle. 

It is quite fascinating to compare the armory of the Medieval times as opposed to contemporary war weaponry.

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ARMORY HALL - Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle - with RomeCabs

“ARMORY HALL” – Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle – with RomeCabs

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Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle - with RomeCabs

Hall where Cruise-Holmes wedding is said to have taken place

 

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A visit to Bracciano Castle is perfect for families and children who dream of castles, princesses and noble knights.  

Unlike Cinderella’s castle, Odescalchi Castle (Bracciano Castle) is the REAL thing. AND a real princess (princess Maria Pace) currently manages her family’s castle.

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Bracciano Castle view from the rampart - RomeCabs

Bracciano Castle view from the rampart – RomeCabs

 

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Two floors of Renaissance era rooms with original furniture, wall frescoes, paintings, weapons, and more making you feel like you’ve stepped back in time several hundred years.

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Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle - with RomeCabs

“TRIPTYCH HALL” –  Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle – with RomeCabs

 

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Medieval Kitchen… large enough to feed an army (or at least the castle occupants, staff, workers and guests).

It’s important to notice that the kitchen is located away from the main castle to keep it safe from potential kitchen fires (and avoid kitchen smells and smoke).

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Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle MEDIEVAL KITCHEN – with RomeCabs

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As with all Medieval castles,  Orsini-Odescalchi Castle was fortified with ramparts on top of its thick and massive defensive walls. Soldiers and guardsmen patrolled the walls as part of the castle’s security and defense system against enemy attacks.

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Orsini-Odescalchi Castle had ramparts on its fortified defense walls for soliders

Orsini-Odescalchi Castle had ramparts on its fortified defense walls for soliders

 

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Walk along the rampants on top of the defensive walls for stunning views of the countryside and lake.

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Bracciano Castle Rampart with Bracciano Lake view

 

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Don’t miss a stroll through the castle’s open air courts and admire the imposing architecture around you.

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Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi Castle atrium - with RomeCabs

Bracciano Orsini-Odescalchi  – with RomeCabs

 

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Thank you for visiting our Travel Blog.

For more information on Day Tours, Shore Excursions, and Pre Cruise Tours that include a visit to Bracciano Castle (Orsini-Odescalchi Castle), please visit our website below.

We look forward to showing you beautiful places in Italy!

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Best Places to enjoy Rome at Night

Buon giorno and welcome to Stefano’s RomeCabs, Rome’s leading company for private Airport Transfers, Civitavecchia Transfers, Day Tours from Rome, and Shore Excursions from Italy’s main cruise ports.

Among our various Rome Tours, we offer a Rome at Night Tour that takes you on a fun filled 2 hour night time tour in the comfort of your private deluxe vehicle driven by your personal English speaking Driver to enjoy some of Rome’s popular sites  that are most breathtaking at night.

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ROME AT NIGHT TOUR

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If you are visiting Rome on your own and happen to be strolling at night in the historic center, be sure to stop at as many as you can. Otherwise, if you wish to see ALL of them, you can on our Rome by Night Tours.

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BEST PLACES TO ENJOY ROME AT NIGHT

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COLOSSEUM

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Rome at Night Tour - Colosseum  (RomeCabs Rome Tours)

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At night, you can enjoy the evocative atmosphere in Colosseum Square surrounded by ancient monuments without going inside the Colosseum

The iconic Colosseum is formidable during the day, but at night it stands majestic against the star studded sky, with soft strategic lights accentuating the 2,000 year old monument for an even more dramatic appearance.

Nearby is the Arch of Constantine.

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ROMAN FORUM

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Rome at Night Tour – ROMAN FORUM (RomeCabs Rome Tours)

 

Although the Roman Forum is closed at night, you can enjoy a splendid view of this famous Roman forum from a terrace on top of Capitoline Hill.   To the right you can catch a glimpse of Palatine Hill, and the Colosseum in the background.

This picture perfect view of the Roman Forum has graced countless postcards and photo books.

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TRAJAN’S FORUM AND MARKET

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Trajan’s Forum and Market are worth a visit even during the day as you make your way along Via dei Fori Imperiali.  

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Trajan’s Forum includes ruins from the once monumental complex of opulent buildings and libraries of marble that inspired awe from all who visited Rome.

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Rome at Night Tour – TRAJAN’S COLUMN (RomeCabs Rome Tours)

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Another must see during your Rome at Night tour is the famous Trajan’s triumphal Column that commemorates the Roman Emperor Trajan’s victory over the Dacians (modern day Romanians) in 2nd century AD.

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Rome at Night Tour - TRAJAN'S MARKET (RomeCabs Rome Tours)

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Possibly the world’s oldest shopping mall, Trajan’s Market was built against Quirinal Hill with multi levels that housed shops as well as administrative offices for the emperor.

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PIAZZA VENEZIA MONUMENT

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Even if you just simply drive by or walk by, be sure to stop to admire the striking white marble monument dedicated to Italy’s King Vittorio Emanuele II that overlooks Piazza Venezia (which is a roundabout for traffic as opposed to an actual square that you may visit).

Many observers have compared this eclectic monument with stairways, Corinthians columns, and bronze statues to a “wedding cake” do to it’s extraordinary shape..

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PANTHEON

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Rome at Night Tour – PANTHEON (RomeCabs Rome Tours)

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Piazza Rotonda that is dominated by the ancient Pantheon is quite lively at night with locals, tourists, and street performers entertaining the crowds.

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Rome at Night Tour – SAINT PETER’S SQUARE (RomeCabs Rome Tours)

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Of course, what attracts the crowds is the Pantheon – the ancient Roman pagan temple dedicated to all gods that was later transformed into a church in the middle ages.

Learn more about the Pantheon on our sister travel blog:
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10 Unique Facts about the Pantheon you probably didn’t know

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If you are visiting Rome in the winter when the days are short and “night time” starts before the Pantheon closes,  be sure to enter to catch a glimpse of the oculus on the top of the coffered dome.
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Rome at Night Tour - PANTHEON  (RomeCabs Rome Tours)

Rome at Night Tour – PANTHEON (RomeCabs Rome Tours)

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TREVI FOUNTAIN

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Another popular square that attracts crowds day and night is the Trevi Fountain – its symphony of water bushing beckons you from all corners of the neighborhood.

The Trevi Fountain is a must on any Rome at Night Tour – we’ll just let our photos and VIDEO show you why!

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ST PETER’S BASILICA / ST PETER’S SQUARE

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Rome at Night Tour – SAINT PETER’S SQUARE (RomeCabs Rome Tours)

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Even though the Vatican and St Peter’s Basilica are closed at night, it doesn’t mean you should not consider a stop here on your Rome at night tour.

St Peter’s square will welcome you day and night in it’s graceful embrace created by Bernini’s curved colonnades,  the fountain water glittering in the night light, and spotlights creating a theatrical experience to uplift one’s senses and spirits.

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Thank you very much for reading our travel blog Best places to enjoy Rome at Night

If you wish to enjoy Rome at Night on our tour, please visit our website and look for ROME AT NIGHT TOUR in our Rome Tour section.

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5 Top Rome Sea Port Tours from Civitavecchia – with RomeCabs

Buon giorno and welcome to Stefano’s RomeCabs, Rome’s premier company for private Civitavecchia Port Transfers and Shore Excursions.

Civitavecchia is one of the most important cruise ports in Italy that also servers Rome. Each year, hundreds of thousands of cruisers begin and/or end their cruise in Civitavecchia, or stop for the day on a shore excursion during their cruise.

Rome and the Roman countryside in the region of Lazio are the closest and most geographically compatible with Civitavecchia, and they offer cruisers and all travelers alike fantastic opportunities to see and explore some of Italy’s most incredible historical, architectural, archaeological and artistic treasures and masterpieces.

From incredible museums to fairytale castles, from Caesars to Popes, from Etruscan to Baroque, this region will overwhelm you with an abundance of unforgettable experiences.

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5 Top Rome Sea Port Tours from Civitavecchia – with RomeCabs

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ROME IN A DAY

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ROME IN A DAY TOUR from Civitavecchia - RomeCabs

ROME IN A DAY TOUR from Civitavecchia – RomeCabs

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Rome was not built in a day, but you can enjoy the main highlights of the Eternal City in a day with Stefano’s RomeCabs.

Rome in A Day Tour from Civitavecchia is THE most popular and most frequently booked Rome tour by both cruisers touring from Civitavecchia as well as travelers staying in Rome.

On this full day tour your morning begins with Ancient Rome as you visit to the glorious Colosseum (the world’s most famous ancient Roman amphitheater!) followed by a postcard perfect view of the Roman Forum from a perfectly positioned terrace on top of Capitoline Hill.

You will continue with a visit to the Pantheon the 1st century AD ancient Roman pagan temple that was converted into a church in year 609 AD and features an enormous coffered dome with an oculus that opens to the sky.

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10 Unique Facts about the Pantheon you probably didn’t know

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Have a taste of La Dolce Vita with stops at Rome’s most famous squares such as the Spanish Steps with its majestic unfurling stairway,  and the stunning Baroque Trevi Fountain (don’t forget to toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain as tradition holds it would ensure a future return visit to Italy).

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Trevi Fountain and Spanish Steps - Rome in A Day Tour with RomeCabs

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After a relaxing lunch at a local restaurant or eatery of your choice, you will visit the smallest country in the world, Vatican City.  

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Video Postcard from RomeCabs: Vatican Museums

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Here you will explore the vast Vatican Museums brimming with treasures and masterpieces, the Sistine Chapel that features the glorious frescoes of Michelangelo, and St Peter’s Basilica – the largest and most important church in Christendom.

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Vatican Museums Rome in A Day Tour with Stefano's RomeCabs

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Following the Vatican visit you will journey back to your cruise ship in Civitavecchia.

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PANORAMIC ROME FOR CRUISERS

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PANORAMIC ROME TOUR  from Civitavecchia Cruise Port - with RomeCabs

PANORAMIC ROME TOUR from Civitavecchia Cruise Port – with RomeCabs

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If you are looking for a more relaxing tour that touches on Rome’s highlights and avoids super crowded places like the Colosseum and Vatican that also require advance purchased admission tickets, the Panoramic Rome for Cruisers Tour may be just what you are looking for.

On this tour you will enjoy a visit inside the Pantheon, and enjoy the massive picture perfect Colosseum  from the outside in Colosseum Square, as well as admire St Peter’s Basilica from the outside in St Peter’s Square. If the security lines at St Peter’s Basilica are not long, you may sneak in for a peek.

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Other exciting stops include Rome’s most renown squares:  Spanish Steps, Piazza Navona and Trevi Fountain, and the Basilica of San Clemente with an Underground visit to remains of the 4th century basilica upon which the current 12 century basilica was built upon, and further below a 3rd century Roman apartment complex with a Mithraic Temple dedicated to the ancient cult of Mithras.  An underground journey that takes you far into Rome’s ancient past is a fascinating and exciting way to end your Panoramic Rome for Cruisers tour.

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Basilica of San Clemente Underground Visit - RomeCabs

Basilica of San Clemente Underground Visit – RomeCabs

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COUNTRYSIDE SPLENDOR

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The Countryside Splendor is the most popular Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia outside of Rome.  Whether you’ve already visited Rome, prefer a more relaxing day without the city chaos, or the idea of visiting castles and ancient cities of the dead fascinates, you, this tour may be the one for you!

Your Countryside Splendor tour begins with your arrival in Bracciano, the medieval village overlooking the pristine volcanic lake by the same name (Bracciano Lake).  The village is crowned by the imposing Renaissance era Orsini-Odescalchi Castle (commonly known as Bracciano Castle).

Bracciano Castle is one of the few castles in Italy that is perfectly preserved and open to the public for visits to explore the 2 levels of exquisite rooms that once belonged to kings, queens, popes, lords and ladies.

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Bracciano Castle Interior - Countryside Tour with RomeCabs

Bracciano Castle Interior – Countryside Tour with RomeCabs

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Lavishly adorned with original Renaissance era furniture, paintings, frescoes and woodwork, you can allow your mind to imagine the glorious lives of Italy’s illustrious that once occupied these rooms.  

A walk along the ramparts will reward you with a breathtaking view of the lush countryside and Lake Bracciano that’s actually a million years’ old volcanic crater that’s also one of Italy’s most pristine lakes.

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“Swan Lake” and the Enchanting Lake Bracciano

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A traditional Italian lunch at a family owned restaurant in the Medieval clifftop borgo of Ceri is not to be missed.  Perched on top of a cliff rests an ancient fortress that seems to rise right out of the tuffa rock upon which it was built.   It’s narrow medieval street that connects the main square with the world below is so narrow that only 1 vehicle can squeeze through at a time, their passage directed by stop lights placed at  each end of the street.


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Following lunch, you will begin your adventure exploring the ancient Etruscan city of the dead at the Banditaccia Etruscan Necropolis in Cerveteri.

Your visit to this UNESCO World Heritage Site will take you on a journy through its acres of  hundreds of actual tombs that date from 9th century BC to 3rd century BC (the duration of the pre-Roman Etruscan civilization before they were conquered by the Romans and absorbed into the Roman culture).  

From early circular huts that resemble mounds to complex “modern” square tombs organized like city blocks with roads for procession, you have the unique opportunity to enter many of these fascinating tombs as they were uniquely carved into the living rock to resemble the actual homes of the deceased.

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Tomb of Reliefs - Banditaccia Etruscan Necropolis

Tomb of Reliefs – Banditaccia Etruscan Necropolis  – with RomeCabs

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You may not be Indiana Jones, but it sure will sure feel the excitement of exploring ancient tombs and getting a glimpse into the ancient and mysterious Etruscan civilization.

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ETRUSCAN MYSTERY

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If exploring the ancient Tombs of Banditaccia Etruscan necropolis sound exciting, you might also enjoy this popular signature tour from our sister company Stefano Rome Tours: ETRUSCAN MYSTERY

The Etruscan Mysteries take you to the beautiful countryside region where the ancient Etruscans once flourished with important city states that dominated the region as well as the sea.

This shore excursion from Civitavecchia will take you on a journey to Tarquinia – a city that takes the ancient name of the Etruscan King, Tarquinius.
Here you will have the very unique opportunity to visit underground tombs unlike any other in the world because the tombs at the Monterozzi Necropolis are actually painted.

These colorful vivid ancient 4th century BC frescoes offer visitors an incredible look into the vibrant life of the Etruscans: how they looked, how they dressed, what they ate, how they celebrated, how they hunted and the music they played. Nowhere else in the world would you come face to face with the smiling faces of the ancient Etruscans so beautifully depicted in their painted tombs.

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Tomb of the Leopards - Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis

Tomb of the Leopards – Monterozzi Etruscan Necropolis

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A visit to the Etruscan Museum in Tarquinia also merits a visit as it houses the unspeakable treasures retrieved from the painted tombs. They will amaze with the level of sophistication and advancement for such an ancient civilization that existed for centuries before the Rome was even a remote village on a hill.

From Tarquinia, a drive through the land of the the ancient Etruria will take you to  the sleepy historic town of Tuscania (not to be confused with Tuscany).

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San Pietro Church in Tuscania, on Etruscan Mystery Tour with Stefano Rome tours

Church of San Pietro in Tuscania

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Tuscania was also an ancient Etruscan city state, however, today it boasts Medieval glories that can be seen in its imposing city walls, medieval towers, and Romanesque Churches of San Pietro, and Maria Maggiore that boast finely decorated facades with elaborate carvings, complex iconography and rose windows.

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Tuscania's beautiful Etruscan Valley

Tuscania’s beautiful Etruscan Valley

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Before leaving, a must is a visit to the terrace garden that will reward you with a spectacular view of the valley with the churches and fortress ruins in the distance that poets referred to as the most beautiful valley in all of Italy, the Etruscan valley of Tuscania.

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OSTIA ANTICA AND CERVETERI

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For history buffs, Ostia Antica and Cerveteri Shore Excursion from Civitavecchia combines the best of Italy’s most significant ancient civilizations:  the Etruscans and the Romans.

This tour will take you to the ancient Roman city of Ostia Antica, lunch in the Medieval hamlet of Ceri, and will conclude with an exploration of the ancient Etruscan necropolis of Cervereri (for Ceri and Cerveteri see the Countryside Splendor tour above).

Ostia Antica is a perfect example of what an Ancient Roman city was like. Unlike Pompeii that is extremely crowded and not actually Rome, Ostia Antica is much less crowded for a more enjoyable visit and you have an authentic experience of exploring an actual ancient Roman city.

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Ostia Antica from Civitavecchia – RomeCabs

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From Roman roads, to a perfectly preserved theater, Roman apartments, public latrine, temples, baths, to elaborate mosaics that cover floors of Roman bath houses and local businesses, Ostia Antica will simply amaze your senses.

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For all these tours and more, please visit our website where you will find a wide variety of Day Tours, Shore Excursions from Civitavecchia, Livorno and Naples, Sightseeing Transfers, and local airport and Civitavecchia Transfers.

For additional Shore Excursions and Day Tours,  please also visit our sister company Stefano Rome Tours.

Thank you very much for reading our 5 Top Rome Sea Port Tours from Civitavecchia – with RomeCabs blog post.  We look forward to showing you beautiful places in Italy!

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7 Things to know before booking Rome Airport Transfers

Buon giorno and welcome to Stefano’s RomeCabs, Rome’s leading company for private Airport and Civitavecchia Transfers, Day Tours from Rome, and Shore Excursions from Italy’s top cruise ports.

We have provided transfers from Rome’s main airports for more than 15 years and counting, serving tens of thousands of travelers and cruisers arriving in Rome on their holiday.

We compiled a list of 7 things to know before booking Rome airport transfers based on our extended experience, and questions we’ve received from thousands of clients over the years.

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7 Things to know before booking Rome Airport Transfers

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1 Vehicles have eight passenger maximum.

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The maximum size vehicles that can access Rome’s historic center is 8 passenger vans.  

Vehicles larger than 8 passengers fall into the bus category and are not granted access into the heart of Rome where most of travelers book their accommodation during their stay in Rome.

This is also the largest size vehicle permitted to access Civitavecchia Cruise Port (for cruisers who book transfers from Airport to their cruise ship in Civitavecchia).

If you are traveling in a group larger than 8 persons, you would require 2 vehicles together.
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Most vehicles for transfers in the Rome range from sedans, SUVs, and most common minivans of up to 8 passengers.

If you are a party of 1 to 3 passengers with extra luggage make sure you inform the company so you will not be provided a sedan priced for 1, 2 or 3 passengers.

If you are a bigger group of up to 8 Persons with extra luggage also inform the transfer company to make sure all your luggage can fit in a van as you may require 2 vehicles for extra luggage.

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READ:  Best time to book your Fiumicino Airport Transfers


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2 FCO Airport Meeting Point to meet your Driver

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FCO Airport has a meeting point area where all drivers are required to wait in main waiting hall after passenger clear customs and exit the baggage claims area.

Drivers are not permitted to greet their clients in customs or by the carousels in baggage claims as those are security restricted areas and only ticket holders and individuals with special airport security clearance may enter.

The Meeting Point area is easy to find, it’s an area in the main waiting hall of Terminal 1 and Terminal 3 marked by multiple large columns.

You will see MANY drivers there holding signs with their clients names… it may make finding yours a bit difficult when there are dozens of drivers side by side and one behind the other, so look carefully or call the company providing the transfer to assist you in locating your driver.

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FCO AIRPORT MEETING POINT AREA - RomeCabs

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3 Designated Parking Area for Car Service Vehicles

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Designated parking for a car service vehicles is a few minutes walk from FCO airport terminal.

The area where drivers are permitted to park is NOT a choice, but mandated by the Airport Security.  Vehicles are not permitted to park elsewhere or pick up passengers curbside.

ALL travelers who book private driver services are obliged to walk to the designated parking area… there are no other options due to security measures.

For travelers with mobility issues, FCO Airport offers Complimentary Wheelchair Assistance that travelers may book in advance via their Airline Company.  When wheelchair assistance is booked in advance, an airport staff member will meet the passengers at their plane, and accompany them with the wheelchair all the way to the parked vehicle.

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Walking to Parking Area for Driver Service Vehicles at FCO Airport
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4  Door to Door Service – be aware of small traffic restricted streets and alleys in Rome

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Many small streets and alleys in the historic center of Rome may be restricted to traffic.

If you require door to door service (be dropped off at the entrance of your hotel or alternate accommodation), be sure to select a hotel or accommodation on a street that allows traffic and vehicles to stop and unload passengers at their door.

Otherwise, drivers will park as close as lawfully possible, and meet the clients on foot at their hotel or accommodation and accompany them with their luggage to the parked vehicle.

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RomeCabs Transfer Service

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5 Driving Time between Rome and FCO Airport

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Driving time between FCO airport and central Rome is up to 40 to 60 minutes pending local traffic conditions.

It’s best to allow plenty of time to arrive at the airport in case you may encounter any unforeseen delays on the way to the airport.

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READ:  Tips on Booking Airport and Civitavecchia Transfers with RomeCabs
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6  Traveling with young children?

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Children 8 years and younger are required by law to be secured in their own age appropriate safety seats inside moving vehicles.

Children cannot be seated in other passengers laps.

If you are traveling with young children and do not plan to bring your own child seats with you, be sure to request age appropriate child seats or booster seats from the company you book your transfers with.

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7  You can book tours starting from the airport

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  • Arriving at the airport early in the morning but can’t check into your hotel or apartment until afternoon?

  • In Rome for a limited time and wish to make the most of it?

  • Wish to maximize your sightseeing opportunities in Rome?

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You may book a tour of Rome straight from the airport.

Your English speaking tour driver will meet you at the airport for your arrival, and then whisk you off on a fun fill day exploring Rome. Your tour will end with your hotel drop off.

You may book a short 1 Hour or 2 Hour tour by car from the airport, or a longer 4 Hour or even a full day tour of Rome starting from the airport.
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Visit our website for more information, or contact us for a customized extended tour of Rome from the airport.
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Thank you very much and we look forward to welcome you to Rome!

The Rome Cabs Team

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