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Via Ferrata in Rome

Explore the world of via ferrata around Rome and beyond.

The capital of Italy, Rome is an ancient city home to countless sites of historical importance. It’s also the gateway to a wide range of outdoor activities, one of these being via ferrata. Via ferrata is a path of iron ladders, ropes and fixtures that helps you access rocky mountainous terrain that might otherwise be inaccessible.  

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There are many reasons for choosing Via Ferrata in Rome

This city was once the heart of the Roman Empire and that past is still evident today in the ruins and architecture of the city. Be sure to check out the Colosseum, the Roman Forum and all the other great sites.


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Best time to visit

The warmer months, July through September

How to get there

Fly to Rome Fiumicino Airport then continue on by car or train


Rome has mild winters with averages of around 8 degrees celsius and warm summers with averages at around 26 degrees celsius. The summer months are the driest. The weather is cooler in the mountains

More info about Via Ferrata in Rome:

When in Rome, the best place to go for a via ferrata experience is the Apennine Mountains. It’s there that you’ll find Gran Sasso National Park, home to the largest mountain in the range, Gran Sasso. You can also use Rome as your starting point to travel north to the Dolomites where you’ll find a wide range of via ferrata routes


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