The Way of Saint Francis is the best hiking trail to discover the beauty of hiden places in Central Italy. It is a walking/cycling itinerary through Umbria and lazio as far as Rome that have been the scenary of the life of  Saint Francis of Assisi.

Following the story of the “poor man of Assisi” we will slowly walk from Florence to Rome to discover the beauty of this land. 

This is the last leg of this wonderful itinerary that runs from Rieti along the Salaria Way and the unspoiled countryside  as far as Rome – An  unforgettable walking journey in beautiful Italy.

Saint Francis Way:

Rieti - Rome

price from 

€ 505,00

Program

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 5

Day 6

Day 7

Rieti

Arrival in Rieti, a nice little town situated below the Mount Terminillo and on the shores of Velino River. It is a very small town easy to discover on foot! Accommodation in your centrally located hotel and timefor the urban trekking!

Rieti - Poggio San Lorenzo

Departure after breakfast from Rieti to Poggio San Lorenzo, following the old Salaria way, a roman road that is still connecting Rome to Rimini. Nice and gentle hiking for your first day

Total 22 km, +555 m / -475 m. 

Poggio San Lorenzo - Ponticelli

Departure of the trekking after breakfast from Poggio San Lorenzo to Ponticelli. This stretch offers sweeping views of the surrounding mountains and olive groves. Along the hike you will find the archaeological area of Trebula Mutuesca and the spectacular Romanesque Church of Santa Vittoria with its catacombs and a water well with therapeutic properties.
Ups and downs alternate between orchards, vineyards and olive fields.

Total 20 km, +615 m / -755 m. 

Ponticelli - Monterotondo

Departure after breakfast from Ponticelli to get to Monterotondo, a nice old little town just off Rome. Here you will discover the authentic old roman landscape, crowded of sheeps and goats to produce the real Pecorino Romano Cheese. More challenging trail that can be shorten according to your needs

Total   28 km, +600 m / -675 m. 

Monterotondo –(Roma East)

Departure after breakfast for entering Rome on foot.  First stop in Rome will be the eastern outskirt of the town. 

Total  24 km, +445m / -675m.

Rome east – Rome Center

Last leg of this walking  itinerary along the saint Francis Way is in Rome

Total   18 km, +240m / -235 m.

Rome

Breakfast and departure or extension for visiting Rome

TRIP DETAILS

Accomodation: In a 3 or 4 star Hotel according to your needs and to the season; half board basis suggested

 

Food: 6 breakfast

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Discount  for not including luggage transfer € 65 ,00 per person in double room and € 130,00 per person in single room.

Availability is on request; price may change according to availability and hotel category

PRICE INCLUDES

6 overnights as above described in different kind of accommodations in double or single room with private bathroom, breakfast in the morning,

luggage transfer from one accommodation to the following,

assistance

 

PRICE DO NOT INCLUDE

city tax,

lunch,

beverages,

dinners,

transfer.

 

IT IS POSSIBLE TO EXTEND THE STAY. EXTENTION HAS TO BE REQUESTED AT RESERVATION.

 

SUPPLEMENT FOR SINGLE ROOM ON REQUEST

 

SUPPLEMENT FOR PRIVATE TRANSFER FROM

AIRPORT TO HOTEL OR FROM HOTEL TO AIRPORT ON REQUEST

 

SUPPLEMENT FOR A HIKING GUIDE ON REQUEST (any language)

 

 

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