The visit to Villa dei Quintili unites the opportunity to do an outdoor activity and stroll in the green of the beautiful and ancient Via Appia, the first consular road that the Romans built in the 4th century BC. to connect Rome, the capital of the empire, with Brindisi, and which takes the name of Emperor Appius Claudio Blind – with the rediscovery of our beautiful territory.
In fact, this area far from the inhabited center had been chosen by Roman nobles and emperors as the ideal place to build their sumptuous country villas. Together we will visit Villa dei Quintili, a totally outdoor site, and a magical place that will truly give us the idea of the wealth and opulence in which the rich ancient Romans lived. The villa belonged to the Quintili brothers, both Roman consuls, but it was requisitioned by the Emperor Commodus … do you know why?
We will find out in this beautiful guided tour, along with other secrets and legends concerning the villa, its rooms, life in Roman times, and the intrigues hidden behind its walls!