Roman Baths of Caracalla & Case Romane Walking Tour
Uncover two amazing hidden gems in the hills of Rome, on 2.5 hour walking tour with a local expert guide and small group. Explore 2 archaeological sites off-the-beaten path: an ancient Roman bath house of Caracalla and underground houses (Case Romane) on Caelian and Aventine hills. Let your guide bring these two sites to life for you with expert narrative, and learn about life in the ancient Rome.
What you can expect on this walking tour
From the meeting point, located in the center of Rome, you will head off to the first venue: Case Romane, where thanks to your expert guide you will uncover a place unknown to most of tourists, Case Romane. Houses built from 1st to 4th centuries AD, buried under an ancient church and only excavated in 19th century. You will find a very little info available about this site in the guide books, so just let your guide provide you with a detailed description of the site.
The second venue is only a short walk from the underground houses, on the Aventine hill. Caracalla baths used to be one of the most important and splendid bathing establishments of ancient Rome, built in the 3rd century AD the scale of this complex will impress even the most seasoned of travelers. This excavation is an absolute must-see place in Rome. Follow your guide into the heart of this astonishing structure and learn facts about the habits of elites of Roman society nearly 2000 years ago.
- Expert, English-speaking guide
- Tickets to the venues
- Skip the line access