Via Francigena from Viterbo to Rome Last 100km
Walk the Via Francigena from Viterbo to Rome, the last 100km and get your ‘Testimonium‘ of pilgrimage in the ever-fascinating Eternal City.
Over 5 walking days and 6 Nights, you will walk for 112 km.
From medieval Viterbo, the Via Francigena pilgrims will follow Roman roads, paths, forest trails, and dirt tracks across the scenic, hilly and vibrant green Lazio countryside.
Explore pretty towns and villages en-route with their street markets and lively buzz; staying in countryside hotels and agriturismos. Before starting your walk on the Via Francigena, you should take some time to explore Viterbo’s charming old town with its Papal Palace (Palazzo dei Papi), cathedral, quaint Medieval quarter, and many churches and historic squares. Stroll through any of the intriguing little lanes to enjoy a fresh Italian coffee with the locals.
The last walking day will see you arriving in the Vatican along with the famous ‘Via Triumphale’, with sweeping views of Rome from Monte Mario, one of the city’s highest hills. Take time to explore the Vatican and especially the world-famous Vatican museum where you will find invaluable works of art.
We can also arrange a free Papal audience on Wednesdays depending on the availability of tickets for the event. Please let us know in advance.
Once you have arrived in the Eternal City of Rome, we recommend you spend at least a couple of days visiting one of Europe’s most wonderful cities and its famous historic landmarks: the Colosseum, Castel Sant Angelo, the Trevi Fountain and so much more. When in Rome…
Enjoy walking in the historic centre of Italy, combining both beautiful countryside, quaint towns and one of the most visited cities in the world on this unique walking tour.
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