The Way of Saint Francis is a unique way to discover the beauty of Central Italy. It is an itinerary linking some of the places that testify of the life and preaching of the Saint of Assisi.
Following the story of the “poor man of Assisi” we will slowly discover the beauty of this land, from Tuscany to Rome through La Verna, Gubbio, Assisi, Rieti and many other wonderful places that he crossed during his life. This is a wonderful journey in Italian History, unspoiled nature and wonderful landascapes.
This is the last leg of this wonderful itinerary. From Rieti along the Salaria way through the unspoiled countryside as far as the Eternal City – An unforgettable journey in beautiful Italy.
Saint Francis Way:
Rieti - Rome
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 time at leisure to discover the town.
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.
Total 22km, +555 m / -475 m.
Poggio San Lorenzo - Ponticelli
Departure after breakfast from Poggio San Lorenzo to Ponticelli.
Total 20km, +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.
Total 28km, +600 m / -675 m.
Monterotondo –(Roma East)
Departure after breakfast to arrive in Rome. First stop in Rome will be the eastern outskirt of the town.
Total 24 km, +445m / -675m.
Rome east – Rome Center
Total 18 km, +240m / -235 m.
Breakfast and departure.
Accomodation: In a 3 or 4 star Hotel according to your needs and to the season; half board basis suggested
Food: 6 breakfast, 6 dinners in Hotel with welcome drink on day of arrival.
Discount for not including luggage transfer € 65 ,00 per person in double room and € 130,00 per person in single room.
No allotment has been arranged; availability is on request. Accommodation, properties and price may change according to availability.
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,
PRICE DO NOT INCLUDE
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 AN ENGLISH SPEAKING HIKING GUIDE ON REQUEST
DISCOUNT FOR NOT TRANSPORTING LUGGAGE IS POSSIBLE AND IS ON REQUEST