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
train into the central Rome station (Termini) and from here your
will find frequent direct trains to Orvieto (about 75
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
ARE THERE TOILETS AVAILABLE? In villages
along the way there are usually cafes with facilities. It is