Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica, Rome

4.4
#3 of 84 in Parks in Rome
A busy thoroughfare in the Roman era, Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica once connected Rome and Apulia. The stone walkway stretches for 563 km (350 mi), and is lined with historical structures, such as the Tomb of Priscilla, the Roman baths of Capo di Bove, and the Temple of Hercules. Grab a map and come here to walk, jog, or bike. Bicycles are available for rent. Plan your Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica visit and explore what else you can see and do in Rome using our Rome travel itinerary planner .
Improve this listing »
Create an itinerary including Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Tours to Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica
Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
921 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • The Via Appia was a Roman road that connected Rome to Brundisium (Brindisi), one of the most important ports of ancient Italy, a port from which trade routes for Greece and the East began. The Appia, ...  more »
  • My husband and I believe that this place should be visited by all history buffs, because it is really unique. We got to Appian Road as follows: by bus to the Gate of St. Sebastian, and then long and long walked. I will not write about the history and meaning of appiah road, I will write only about the main points. - Be sure to wear comfortable shoes, take water and food. At the beginning of the road you will see shops and cafes, but the further, the worse - no shops, no cafes, nothing, only beauty and history. Have an...
    View original
  • This was a large park marking the beginning of the Appian Way. It was pretty low key so there were not a lot of shops, signs or well marked buildings. However there was a lot of open space which was a...  more »
Google
  • Amazing experience! Rented 3 bicycles (1h/3€) You can enjoy 15km in a very relaxing road
  • The most amazing place I've been so far in Rome, you can rent a bike for 15 euros and spend hours cycling through the sight seeing wonders!
  • I love this park because it is full of trees and grass. It looks like to be outside of Rome. I suggest you to rent a bike or just walk in one of the oldest and most important Roman road!
  • Such a beautiful park. Full of cypress trees and traces of history. Amazing!!!!
  • Fabulous day out cycling this historic route.
Places to stay near Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica

Plan your trip to Rome

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Rome

View all >
4.7
Duration: 2​h
4.7
Duration: 1​h
4.4
Duration: 1​h
4.8
Duration: 30​min

Historic Sites in Rome

View all >
4.6
Duration: 1​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.2
Duration: 1​h

Museums in Rome

View all >
4.5
Duration: 2​h
4.5
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Hidden gems in Rome

4.8
Duration: 1​h
4.8
Duration: 30​min
4.8
Duration: 1​h
4.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Shopping in Rome

View all >
2.4
Duration: 2​h
5.0
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 2​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Nearby attractions in Rome

3.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 4​h
4.9
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 3​h
4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.2
Duration: 2​h

Plans to Parco Regionale dell'Appia Antica by other users

60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Rome BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, extra fast, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Extra fast 9 days in Rome BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Italy & France BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Italy BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 43 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, kids, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Rome BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Rome BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans