Best Of Christian Rome Shore Excursion From Civitavecchia Port

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    7:30am suggested
  • Departure Details :
    Meet your permit-holding driver showing your name at the ship arriving next into Civitavecchia Port (Bus Shuttle not necessary).
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


We are immensely pleased to lead to you to visit the most significant sites of the Catholic Church in Rome.Included one Papal Blessing on Parchment in English!Your English-speaking Driver will wait for you at the pier just outside the ship with a sign with your name and then enjoy a journey to Christian Rome by private air-conditioned vehicle.Official Licensed Guide is upgradable.We can give to you a memorable self-guided tour or a customized tour where you can visit the sites of the Christian Rome that you prefer.Worry-free Shore Excursion:We will ensure your timely return to the Civitavecchia Port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded.See our terms and conditions for full details.

Know More about this tour

Meet your private air-conditioned vehicle dockside under your ship and transfer directly to Rome. Your English-speakin Driver will wait for you with a sign with your name on and He will be with you during the entire day.
It is impossible to concentrate 17 Centuries of History in one Tour. However, we are immensely pleased to conduct to you to this self-guided visit to the most significant sites of the Catholic Church in Rome.
Official Licensed Guides per 6 hours, if option chosed, are selected by us. The Guide inside the Catacombs, with small group, is included in the ticket.
Included one Papal Blessing on Parchment in English!
(it will be the Apostolic Blessing on Parchement to the Primary Customer's name/surname and Family)
Consider that for exceptionality of the Parchement you must book this Tour minimum 30days before.

What you will visit:
During your Private Touryou will enjoy landmarks such as:

  • Saint John Lateran
  • The Holy Stairs
  • Saint Mary Major
  • Saint Paul Outside the Walls
  • St. Peters Basilica(if and whenopen)
  • Christian Catacombs on the Ancient Appian Way

St. John Lateran:
Dedicated to John the Baptist and John the Evangelist, theBasilica of St. John Lateranis the first among the four major basilicas of Rome.
It is also the cathedral of the bishop of Rome, the Pope, and is thus known asOmnium urbis et orbis Ecclesiarum Mater et Caput: "Cathedral of Rome and of the World."
The Holy Stairs:
According to an ancient Christian tradition, Saint Helena (335), the mother of Constantine, had the stairs transported from Pontius Pilates palace in Jerusalem to Rome. It is believed that Jesus climbed these stairs several times the day he was sentenced to death, thus, they are known as the Scala Pilati or Scala Sancta (the Holy Stairs or Pilates Stairs).
St Mary Major:
The Patriarchal Basilica of St. Mary Major reigns as an authentic jewel in the crown of Roman churches. Its beautiful treasures are of inestimable value, and represent the Church's role as the cradle of Christian artistic civilization in Rome.
St Paul Outside the Walls:
The place where Christians venerated the memory of Saint Paul the Apostle, beheaded under Nero around 65-67 A.D. Above his grave, located along the Ostiense Way, Emperor Constantine builded a Basilica.
St. Peters Basilica:
The Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vaticanis the papal enclave within the city of Rome.
Christian Catacombs:
The catacombs originated in Rome between the end of the second and the beginning of the third centuries.


  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Worry-Free Shore Excursion Guarantee
  • One Papal Blessing on Parchment in English!
  • Licensed Guide 6 hours in Rome (if booked option Guide Included)
  • Professional English-Speaking Driver
  • Private tour
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Transport by Mercedes or other similar private vehicle
  • Door to Door pickup and drop-off


  • Entrance fees to the Christian Catacombs (8 EUR/person)
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Included one Papal Blessing on Parchment in English!
(at time of booking, Lead Traveler must provide the following information: one or two names/surnames as to reserve the Parchment. Example: John Logan or John and Mary Logan or John and Mary Logan and Their Family)
Consider that for exceptionality of the Parchement you must book this Tour minimum 15 days before

Air-conditioned, fully insured and licensed legal vehicle with professional English-speaking driver

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!

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

Your English speaking driver will give you an overview regarding the history of the areas in the car before you start walking around on your own. Your driver will you allow all the time you need to visit. By Italian law he is unable to conduct guiding inside museums, monuments, etc, or even to leave the car to walk around with you. 

Official Licensed Guides, if booked, are selected by us.

A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements

At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time

The price is for person (not per vehicle)

The tour is private only for you

Adult pricing applies to all travelers

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