WWII BATTLEFIELDS: Battle Of Montecassino And Rapido River From Rome

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Point: Your accommodation in Rome
    Return point: Returns to original departure point
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Discover the World War II Montecassino Battle in a self-guided tour form Rome.
Upgradable a 3 hours Licensed Guide Expert in Montecassino and World War II Battelfields.
Make your experience personal and memorable.
Free time for a light lunch with local products before returning to Rome.
Pickup and Dropoff your accommodation in Rome.
Worry-Free and Safe Private Tour Experience, operated only with:
- Expert Professional English-Speaking Drivers
- Selected local Expert Licensed Tour Guides (when booked)
- Welcoming by private licensed fully-insured air-conditioned comfortable Vehicles

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This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Italybestexcursions, Rome, Lazio

Begin the tour with a pickup from your accommodation in Rome. Start your 1,5-hour drive to Montecassino, observing the landscape as you go. Upon your arrival, begin a self-guided tour of the Abbey of Montecassino, one of the most well-known Abbeys in the world.
You can visit also the Polish War Cemetery, The Commonwealth War Cemetery, San Angelo in Theodice Town and the Freedom Bell nearby.
A 3 hours Licensed Guide Expert in Montecassino Abbey and World War II Battelfields is possible to add to the Tour.
You will have a thorough tour of the Abbey. Then you will see some of the cemeteries for the various military groups and nationalities who are held in high esteem by the local people. Polish, New Zealand, US, French, British and so many others who helped to free Italy from the grip if the Third Reich. You will see the ruins of San Pietro Infine, the village of Sant'Angelo, the battlefield of the Rapido River, the Freedom Bell near that site.
Free time for a light lunch with local products before returning to Rome. Once you have finished your meal, the driver will bring you back to your accommodation in Rome.

Stop At: Abbazia di Montecassino, Cassino, Province of Frosinone, Lazio

The Abbey of Montecassino is one of the most known Abbeys in the world.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Monte Cassino Polish War Cemetery, Cassino, Province of Frosinone, Lazio

Work on the construction of the cemetery began in 1944, shortly after the end of hostilities, and was finished in 1946. The official consecration, however, took place on 1 September 1945 during a multi-faith celebration conducted according to the rites of the Roman Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant and Jewish faiths, and was attended by representatives of the Polish Government-in-Exile and of Allied Command.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Cassino Memorial, Cassino, Province of Frosinone, Lazio

Cassino War Cemetery:
Originally selected for a war cemetery in January 1944, the site was impossible to use until the fighting in this region subsided, as it did when the Germans withdrew five months later. As the area saw some of the fiercest action among the battles of the Italian campaign, the Cassino War Cemetery is the second largest Second World War cemetery in Italy. More than 4,200 Commonwealth graves are located here, of which 200 are unknown and 855 are Canadian, including seven pilots.
Also in the cemetery is the Cassino Memorial, unveiled in 1956, which commemorates the more than 4,000 Commonwealth war dead of the Sicilian and Italian campaigns who have no known grave. The names of 192 Canadians are inscribed on its 15-foot high slabs of green marble.

Duration: 30 minutes


Hotel pickup and drop-off

Worry-Free and Safe Private Tour Experience

Local Licensed Expert Guide (if option selected at additional cost)

Professional English-speaking Driver

Private licensed fully-insured air-conditioned comfortable vehicle



Food and drinks


Entry/Admission - Abbazia di Montecassino

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Air-conditioned, fully insured and licensed legal vehicle with professional English speaking driver and permissions to enter the historical city centers

All tours can be modified and/or customized (even while on tour) to meet your complete satisfaction

The vehicle and driver will be at your complete disposal for the entire duration of the tour and can take you where big buses cannot go, you will walk definitely less and see more!

Our English speaking driver will give a general overview regarding the history of the sites and monuments while in the car before you enter. He will allow all the time you need to visit with no rushing as in group tours. By Italian law he is unable to conduct guiding inside museums, monuments, etc. If you prefer a private Licensed Tour Guide, he/she will narrate from both inside the vehicle and will also enter the sites with you

Official private licensed guides, if booked with additional cost, are selected by local supplier.

Near public transportation

Infants must sit on laps

Infant seats available

Most travelers can participate

Infant seat availalable on request

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate