Acquiring a car rental in Chieti, Italy is an excellent way to explore the ancient city of Chieti Scalo before continuing to explore the Adriatic coast or traveling westward to visit Rome as part of your road trip through Italy. Located approximately 2 hours by car from Rome, Chieti is among the most ancient of Italian cities and unlike many of Europe's historic cities, Chieti was spared during World War II by declaring itself an "open city." Travelers seeking to explore ancient ruins, historic churches, and stunning coastline with sandy beaches would have a hard time finding a better Mediterranean destination than the city of Chieti Scalo in Italy.
With an auto rental in Chieti Scalo, you're free to explore this beautiful region at your own pace. While Chieti has suffered through several destructive earthquakes, many of its historical sites still stand and are remarkably well-preserved. The city's Gothic Cathedral stands on the foundation of an ancient Romanesque church, likely built in the waning days of the Roman Empire. Having been rebuilt in both the 14th and 18th century, the Cathedral is an amalgamation of various architectural styles, including incomplete Baroque restorations from the 18th century and parts of the original crypt, with skeletons and relics believed to be over 1,500 years old.
Travelers looking to see more of the local architecture during their trip to Italy can tour beneath the Church of Santa Chiara where the substructures of what are believed to be the ruins ancient Roman catacombs and a large amphitheatre remain. Excavations of this exciting landmark are underway to uncover clues behind these beautiful and mysterious ruins.
As a popular tourist destination among Italians, Europeans, and Americans, Chieti Scalo can become very crowded during the summer months and public transportation grinds to a near halt due to overwhelming congestion. The best way to avoid this dilemna is to acquire a car rental in Chieti or to let Auto Europe arrange a private chauffeur during your trip to Italy.
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