WALKERS’ WORLD
Via Francigena     Guided Walk from Tuscany to Rome
 
May 14 - 23, 2020      September 10 - 19, 2020

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
IS AIR FARE INCLUDED?  Air fare to Italy is not included  Teachers Travel would be happy to assist in booking flights to Rome.

HOW DO I GET TO THE START AT ORVIETO?  From Rome airport there is a train into the central Rome station (Termini) and from here your will find frequent direct trains to Orvieto (about 75 minutes).

HOW DIFFICULT IS THE WALKING?   The terrain is mostly gentle rolling countryside mostly on dirt paths and quiet gravelled roads  but occasionally on well-worn old Roman paving stones. A few short sections are on quiet paved roads.  Many of the old towns along the way are atop hills (they were built there for defensive reasons) so it means walking uphill at the end of the day.

WHAT IF I GET SO TIRED I CAN'T FINISH THE DAY'S WALK?  The bus is available but it cannot be beside you at all times.  At times the Via Francigena footpath intersects with roads where the bus can meet the group.

ARE THERE TOILETS AVAILABLE?  In villages along the way there are usually cafes with facilities. It is considere