Surprisingly beautiful nature near Rome

Hidden away between the Borgo di Tragliata and Castel di Guido is a lush oasis with incredibly diverse nature near Rome, perfect if you want to get to know the green heart of Rome, the range of rare birds in Rome (this place is perfect for birdwatching!) and get to know the culture and local history.

Nature near Rome close to Borgo di Tragliata
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THIS oasis is part of the biggest protected area of the mediterranean sea

A glimpse into the past

Visit the kingdom of Swallows, House Martins and Swifts, and the largest herd of Maremma cows in Lazio in a peaceful surrounding that still looks and feels like the Roman countryside of the last century. This oasis, a piece of hidden and protected nature near Rome, is a perfect place to relax, observe, and enjoy the calm, yet exciting surroundings.

Lake in Rome (Nemi)

In this reserve, you never walk alone

Located very close to the Borgo di Tragliata, the so-called LIPU Oasis of Castel di Guido is a protected area and is part of the Litorale Romano State Nature Reserve. The reserve is the largest protected area of the Mediterranean Sea!  The entire reserve is home to several animals, including fallow deer, European badger, red fox, wild boar, and great birds in Rome like the great egret, brown owl, and peregrine falcons.

Tech Specs

Tivoli Monte Catillo Hike – Waterfall
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Time: ALL YEAR ROUND

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DURATION: 3 HOURS

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DISTANCE: 10km (6.2MI)

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ELEVATION: 50M (164FEET)

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MAX 15 PARTICIPANTS

How to get there: 

By car: You can get to Castel di Guido by taking the Via Aurelia from Rome, or coming from Torrimpietra. There is a parking area in Piazza di Castel di Guido.

By bus: There is a bus stop next to Piazza di Castel di Guido. From Cornelia Metro (Subway Station) in Rome, bus line 246P (operated by ATAC) serves this destination every 60 minutes, with the first ride at 5:30 and the last one at 23:50 (workdays).

The international hiking experience in Italy

With Sal, your international guide with a background in the entertainment industry, you will get an experience like no other:

Carefully researched trails, a well-organized experience from beginning to end, native, light-hearted and inclusive communication in English, German and Italian, and exclusive access to certain areas you can only discover with a guide.

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Exclusive Access

With Salvatore you will discover the beauties of Rome in its immense green spaces, you will immerse yourself in a world made up of monuments, aqueducts, ancient streets and immense parks.” – Stefano

A super special way to spend a few hours in nature outside and away from the hustle and bustle with Salvatore, a passionate person relaying Roman History in a fitting and healthy way. ” – Alizabeth

Awesome experience at a very reasonable price. Sal was a great host and conversationist. If I were in Rome longer I’d definitely book another hike with Sal. ” – Riley

Book your next adventure:

If you don’t find your favorite date or the calendar appears “empty”, this tour might still be available outside of our regular program. Get in touch here if you’re interested in this experience.

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