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Frascati or Orvieto

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Frascati or Orvieto

We will be in Rome April 24-29. It will be our 3rd trip there, so no need for the mad rush to see the sights. We would like to take a day trip. What of these two are more preferred? We love food and wine! Also, if we went on a Monday would there be problems with restaurants being open?

thanks in advance!

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1. Re: Frascati or Orvieto

My vote is for you to visit Orvieto...a beautiful hilltop village.

Much more to see and do than in Frascati.

The Duomo alone is worth the trip.

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2. Re: Frascati or Orvieto

I second that. Orvieto has much to offer. It's little town is charming, the duomo is great and it's easy to reach by train.

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3. Re: Frascati or Orvieto

Orvieto it is. I was leaning that way. Is a weekend too crowded and would rests. be closed on a monday?

thanks again!

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4. Re: Frascati or Orvieto

Restaurants:

Giglio d' Oro is closed on Wednesdays. It is very good and near the Duomo\

I sette Consoli is closed Wednesday and Sunday night.

Osteria San Patrizio is closed on Sunday night and on Monday

La Volpe e l'Uva is closed on Monday and Tuesday

Del Moro is closed on Friday

so something is always open.....

It is a charming place to visit and the Duomo is outstanding!

Very good local wine by the way!!!!

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