The town of Sacrofano is situated approximately 17 miles north of Rome, Italy’s world famous capital. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Sacrofano will be thrilled to discover that there is a good choice of self-catering accommodation to be found in the town and the surrounding countryside. Depending on your preference and budget, you may wish to rent an apartment in the town, or perhaps a luxurious villa with pool enjoying views of Mont Sabatini, the extinct volcano which dominates the area’s skyline.
As would be expected from the town’s location, travellers looking to spend their holidays in Sacrofano are especially drawn to the town’s architectural and historical heritage. Originally part of the ancient city of Veii, remains of old Roman villas and dating back to the 5th and 6th centuries are still documented. The town’s castle, or ‘Rocca’, has a long and varied history dating back to the 10th century, as has the church of San Giovanni Battista with its unusual bell tower.
For most travellers spending their holidays in Sacrofano, it is inevitable that they will travel to nearby Rome at some time during their stay. Sacrofano is on the Roma-Viterbo regional railway, allowing quick and easy access to the city. Once in Rome, visitors spending their holidays in Sacrofano will be astounded by the city’s wealth of historic buildings and structures, for which it is has become one of the most visited in the world. Rome also offers great shopping opportunities and excellent restaurants.
Travellers spending their holidays in Sacrofano will discover that this region experiences a Mediterranean climate. Sacrofano enjoys hot and humid summers, where daytime temperatures can frequently reach up to 40 degrees Celsius. Winters are milder and temperatures may drop to an average of around 12 degrees Celsius. The average annual rainfall for Sacrofano is around 20 inches.
Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Sacrofano will expect to fly to Fiumicino Airport (FCO), just outside Rome. There are a number of airlines offering regular and affordable flights here, including British Airways, Ryanair, Alitalia and Easyjet. Flights depart from most UK airports, including London Heathrow (LHR), Manchester (MAN), Glasgow (GLA) and Cardiff (CWL).